How Do I Configure The Backlight On My SGH-I616?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

The SGH-I616 handset features several different customizable backlight settings, located within the Power Management menu, as described below:

 

  • Backlight Time Out: To set the interval when the display dims
  • Display Time Out: To set the interval when the display turns off
  • Display Brightness: To set the display brightness level
  • Keypad Backlight On: To set the interval when the keypad turns off

 

Note: Lengthy backlight times will drain the handset battery faster

 

To change the Backlight Time Out follow the steps below:

 

  1. While in standby mode, press the left soft key for Start
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select More (G) to display more settings
  4. Select Power Management (D)
  5. Highlight Backlight Time Out, either on battery or on AC, using the navigation keys
  6. Select the desired interval, using the navigation keys
  7. Press the left soft key for Done to set the Backlight Time Out
  8. Press the left soft key for Done again to save the Power Management settings

 

To change the Display Time Out follow the steps below:

 

  1. While in standby mode, press the left soft key for Start
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select More (G) to display more settings
  4. Select Power Management (D)
  5. Highlight Display Time Out, using the navigation keys
  6. Select the desired interval, using the navigation keys
  7. Press the left soft key for Done to set the Display Time Out
  8. Press the left soft key for Done again to save the Power Management settings

 

To change the Display Brightness follow the steps below:

 

  1. While in standby mode, press the left soft key for Start
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select More (G) to display more settings
  4. Select Power Management (D)
  5. Highlight Display Brightness, using the navigation keys
  6. Select desired brightness level, using the navigation keys
  7. Press the left soft key for Done to set the Display Brightness
  8. Press the left soft key for Done again to save the Power Management settings

 

To change the Keypad Backlight follow the steps below:

 

  1. While in standby mode, press the left soft key for Start
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select More (G) to display more settings
  4. Select Power Management (D)
  5. Highlight Keypad Backlight On, using the navigation keys
  6. Select either Any Time or Custom Time, using the navigation keys
  7. If Custom Time, set both the start & end times, using the navigation keys
  8. Press the left soft key for Done to set the Keypad Backlight
  9. Press the left soft key for Done again to save the Power Management settings

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