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Apr 6, 2011, 12:44 PM

touch screen problems

Has anyone else had touch screen problems? I bought two of these phones for my daughter and I and both have had the same problem with the touch screen. The sensor moves too far to the right which means things on the left side cannot be used. I have reset it, rebooted, and took it into the store. The verdict: I need a new $100 screen. Now that the second phone has this problem, I think it must be a manufacture's problem and would like comment from anyone else who has experienced this.
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Dec 17, 2010, 11:30 PM


I have a question can we download apps to this phone form the samsung app page?

Apr 25, 2010, 6:02 PM

widget meno 1 2 and 3

What are these

Apr 3, 2010, 3:07 PM

calendar dates

we currently own a samsung soltice and the calendar dates are automatically incremented or decremented when daylight savings starts or end. we are looking at the mythics and we were wondering if anyone has experienced the same problem

Mar 23, 2010, 3:54 PM


could someone tell me, what apps come standard with the phone

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Dec 23, 2009, 12:49 AM


What is Widget
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Mar 12, 2010, 5:30 PM


can anyone tell me if you can use pictures that you have or receive from someone and use them as your wallpaper and how

Mar 2, 2010, 11:24 PM

Headset jack?

Can the usb port be used for a headset, (Not music) like you can on the Motorola Tundra, Thanks for the help, Bob

Nov 11, 2009, 6:56 AM

My Thoughts, Good and Bad....

Very Happy I work at at&t and I own the Samsung Eternity. I absolutely love it!!! The Mythic is a great replacement phone for the Eternity. The only complaint I have would be for Samsung.....How many of the exact same phones will they make for at&t before they get it RIGHT?? Actually, I think they may have almost gotten it perfected. First came the Eternity, great camera, I'm likein the touch screen, expandable memory,Wigits are awesome, great features all around, and to top it all off, I gotta have my FloTV! Then came the Impression, same exact phone with updated Wigits, and they replaced FloTV with a slide out keyboard. Good and bad, some people don't wish to pay more for the FloTV, and it worked. Another great companion phone to pitch to custome...
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Mar 2, 2010, 12:35 AM


I am thinking of buying this phone...I have downloaded the manuel to get myself farmilar with the phone, but I am not sure how many apps can you have on the screen at one time ...also like if I want my email app on there can I put it and can I put Facebook...how do you get them on there

Nov 17, 2009, 3:59 PM

Mythic sync contacts with Outlook?


I've got mixed information about whether the version of "PC Studio" that works with the Samsung Mythic allows you to sync the contacts from Microsoft Outlook. I know it works for Solstice.

Has anyone got it to work?

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Feb 10, 2010, 9:52 AM

my new mythic gets hot when in use

Does anybody else have this problem? I noticed that when I'm on the phone for a few minutes, it feels very warm. After I hang up, it cools down.

I just got the phone last week and am wondering if I should go back to Radio Shack and get a replacement...

Thanks for any feedback.

Jan 10, 2010, 3:23 AM


How do you put this phone on vibrate with out going to the menu each time is there a key you push
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Jan 13, 2010, 7:07 PM
over in the "Video Tour: Samsung Mythic" discussion:


Im sorry, but I just have to make a correction. The center button along the bottom is not a directional pad. Its actually a back(escape) button.

Dec 26, 2009, 12:57 AM

Music Player

I am looking to pick up one of these phones but I am curious how the music player works, has anyone tried it out? Could anyone provide some pros/cons? Thanks---Don

Dec 20, 2009, 2:36 AM

Threaded text messaging?

Does this phone have threaded text messaging? I have heard mixed answers on this and I just wanted to confirm whether or not it has this capability.

Dec 20, 2009, 2:19 AM

Upgrade to this phone?

If I want to upgrade to this phone from my motorazr v3a would i be able to keep the same plan i currently have without any monthly raise? If so, how much would the phone cost? Because I tried to go on amazon.com and find out and it acted like I could get the mythic for $50 with the current plan I have. Drooling

Dec 19, 2009, 1:46 PM

data plan?

What kind of plan do you have to get with this phone? How expensive would it be?

Dec 17, 2009, 6:52 PM

Mythic Crash/Reboot in Music Player

I loaded up an SD card and started messing with the music player on my Mythic. First couple of songs played fine, then I tried to switch artists and the phone just rebooted. Went back into music player, selected a different artist and track, pushed play, the phone rebooted again. And again.

I've got another SD on the way, but do you think that's the problem? I was using a SanDisk 2GB that came with my phone. I bought a SanDisk 8GB which should arrive soon... Any help would be appreciated as right now my music player is completely unusable.

Nov 30, 2009, 12:38 AM

Mythic or the impression?

Which would you recommend for a 14yr old?
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