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What are the different buttons and other physical features of my Samsung Illusion®?

See below for the physical layout of your device.

Front View

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  1. Proximity and Light Sensors: Detects the presence of
    nearby objects to control screen display, such as when you hold the phone to your ear during a phone call.
    Detects ambient light to determine screen brightness
    when the Automatic brightness setting is enabled,
    and when taking pictures.
  2. Menu Key: Press to display options for the current screen.
  3. Home Key: Press to display the Home screen.
    Press and hold to display recent applications or launch
    Task Manager.
  4. Back Key: Press to return to the previous screen or option.
  5. Search Key: Press to launch Google Search, to search your
    device or the web.
  6. Earpiece: Use during calls to listen to callers.


Side View

  1. Volume Key: From the Home screen, press to adjust Master Volume. During calls or music playback, press to adjust
    volume. Press to mute the ringtone of an incoming call.
  2. Memory Card Slot: Open to insert a memory card for storage of pictures, music, and other files.
  3. Power/Lock Key: Press and hold to turn the phone on or off.
    Press to lock the phone, or to wake the screen for unlocking.


Back View

  1. 3 Megapixel Camera Lens: Used when taking photos orrecording videos.
  2. USB/Power/Accessory Port: Connect a USB cable for charging or to sync music and files.
  3. Microphone: Use during calls to allow callers to hear your voice, and when recording.
  4. External Speaker: Plays ringtones, call audio when in Speakerphone mode, music and other sounds.
  5. 3.5mm Headset Jack: Plug in an optional headset or TTY equipment.


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