How Do I Transfer MP3's To My Helio Heat (SPH-A303)?

The Helio Heat (SPH-A303) handset features several different methods to transfer music files both to and from the handset. Each are explained, in depth, in the sections below. Please Note: The Media Player does not necessarily support all features of a particular file format nor all the variations of those formats. The Media Player includes support for Windows Media Digital rights Management (WMDRM) which allows you to play some purchased or subscription content. These copyright protections may prevent some images, music (including ringtones) and other content from being copied, modified, transferred or forwarded.

  • Transfer from PC to Device (Windows Media Player)

    To transfer (via Windows Media Player) a MP3 file, from a PC, to the Samsung handset follow the steps below:

    1. While in standby mode, connect the USB data cable to both your PC & handset
    2. Press the left soft touch key for Menu
    3. Select Plan (7)
    4. Select User Memory (0)
    5. Select USB Disk Mode (1)
    6. Enter Password, using the keypad (default password is "0000")
    7. Open Windows Media Player on the PC
    8. Click on the Sync tab at the top
    9. If the handset (Removable Device) is not discovered press the F5 button to refresh
    10. Click Edit Playlist to create a new list
    11. Click on items from the library to add them to the playlist, then click Close
    12. Click Start Sync to copy the playlist MP3's to the handset
    13. Press the handset left soft touch key for Menu
    14. Select Disconnect (2)
    15. Disconnect the USB data cable from both the handset & PC
  • Transfer from PC to device (USB)

    To transfer (Via USB Disk Mode) a MP3 file, from a PC, to the Samsung handset (or vice versa) follow the steps below:

    1. While in standby mode, connect the USB data cable to both your PC & handset
    2. Press the left soft touch key for Menu
    3. Select Plan (7)
    4. Select User Memory (0)
    5. Select USB Disk Mode (1)
    6. Enter Password, using the keypad (default password is "0000")
    7. Copy & paste or drag and drop the MP3 files into the new removable disk on your PC or vice versa
    8. Press the left soft touch key for Menu
    9. Select Disconnect (2)
    10. Disconnect the USB data cable from both the handset & PC
  • Transfer to Device via Bluetooth

    To transfer MP3 files, Via Bluetooth, from another phone to the Samsung handset follow the steps below:

    On the Samsung handset

    1. Turn Bluetooth on
    2. Set the phone’s Bluetooth visibility to on

    On the phone with MP3 files

    1. While in standby mode, activate Bluetooth by turning it On
    2. Search for new Bluetooth devices
    3. Highlight the phone name, using the navigation keys
    4. Exchange the PIN Codes on both devices to pair the phones (the default code is “0000”)
    5. Browse for desired MP3 file(s)
    6. Transfer data from phone to phone
    7. Accept exchanging data

    Note: For information or assistance related to configuration, specifications and instructions of the Non-Samsung device please contact the manufacturer of said device.

  • Transfer from Device via Bluetooth Connection

    To transfer MP3 files, Via Bluetooth, from the Samsung handset to another phone follow the steps below:

    On the phone with MP3 files

    1. Turn Bluetooth on
    2. Set the phone’s Bluetooth visibility to on

    On the Samsung handset

    1. While in standby mode, activate Bluetooth by turning it On
    2. Search for new Bluetooth devices
    3. Select the phone name, using the navigation keys
    4. Exchange the PIN Codes on both devices to pair the phones (the default code is “0000”)
    5. Browse for desired MP3 file(s)
    6. Transfer data from phone to phone
    7. Accept exchanging data

    Note: For information or assistance related to configuration, specifications and instructions of the Non-Samsung device please contact the manufacturer of said device.

  • Transfer from PC via Bluetooth Adapter

    To transfer MP3 files From a PC, via a Bluetooth adapter, to the Samsung handset follow the steps below:

    On the Samsung handset

    1. While in standby mode, turn Bluetooth On
    2. Change the handset’s Bluetooth visibility to On

    On the PC

    1. Connect the Bluetooth adapter to the PC’s USB port
    2. Search for Bluetooth devices
    3. Select the device to pair with the PC
    4. Exchange PIN code(s) on both the PC & handset to pair devices (default pass code is “0000”)
    5. Using Windows explorer, locate desired MP3 file
    6. Right click on the MP3 file
    7. Select send to Bluetooth then select the handset

    On the Samsung handset

    1. Accept incoming data from the PC
  • Transfer to PC via Bluetooth Adapter

    To transfer (via a Bluetooth adapter) files, From the Samsung handset, to a PC follow the steps below:

    On the Samsung handset

    1. While in standby mode, turn Bluetooth On
    2. Change the handset’s Bluetooth visibility to On

    On the PC

    1. Connect the Bluetooth adapter to the PC’s USB port
    2. Search for Bluetooth devices
    3. Select the device to pair with the PC
    4. Exchange PIN code(s) on both the PC & handset to pair devices (default pass code is “0000”)
    5. Using My Bluetooth Places, select File Transfer to view the phone’s contents
    6. Copy the desired file
    7. Paste the file in a PC destination
  • Download from Helio

    Please contact Helio for subscription information such a pricing and availability in your area as well as information on how to actually download or transfer MP3's.

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