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Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies : For Dummies - Bill Hughes

Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies

For Dummies


Published: 23rd May 2014
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Published: 23rd May 2014
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Explore Samsung's next generation Galaxy smartphone

Do you want an easy-to-follow guide to everything your new Galaxy S5 smartphone can do? From the basics of texting and accessing the Internet to the most advanced features and new software apps, Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies makes the need for tech support obsolete. The Galaxy S5 is designed to be faster and more powerful than ever. This latest release in the market-leading line of smartphones is full of new features for you to explore with the help of Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies.

With over 1 million apps available for the Google Android operating system, there's almost nothing you can't do with the Samsung Galaxy S5. This book will guide you through finding and installing the applications that work best for you and getting the most out of your device.

  • Includes information on setup and configuration, the new camera features, video, GPS navigation, and media
  • Find out how to sync the Galaxy S5
  • Discover tips and tricks to unlock your smartphone's full potential

Samsung Galaxy S5 For Dummies is the lively, informative guide you'll want to keep handy. Whether you're new to the world of mobile devices, or consider yourself a more experienced user, this book and covers all the Galaxy S5 capabilities and features.

About the Author

Bill Hughes is an experienced marketing strategy executive with over two decades of experience in sales, strategic marketing, and business development roles at several leading corporations, including Microsoft, IBM, General Electric, Motorola, and US West Cellular.



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    The Manual was very helpful. Information overload at first. One chapter at a time to absorb these skills.

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    Introduction 1

    Part I: Getting Started with the Samsung Galaxy S 5 7

    Chapter 1: Exploring What You Can Do with Your Phone 9

    Chapter 2: Beginning at the Beginning 21

    Part II: Communications 49

    Chapter 3: Calling People 51

    Chapter 4: Discovering the Joy of Text 63

    Chapter 5: Sending and Receiving E-Mail 73

    Chapter 6: Managing Your Contacts 93

    Part III: Live on the Internet: Going Mobile 111

    Chapter 7: You’ve Got the Whole (Web) World in Your Hands 113

    Chapter 8: Playing in Google’s Play Store 127

    Part IV: Entertainment Applications 149

    Chapter 9: Sharing Pictures 151

    Chapter 10: Playing Games 173

    Chapter 11: Mapping Out Where You Want to Be 183

    Chapter 12: Playing Music and Videos 195

    Part V: Productivity Applications 229

    Chapter 13: Using the Calendar 231

    Chapter 14: On the Road Again: Taking Your Work with You on Your Phone 243

    Chapter 15: Talking with S-Voice 255

    Part VI: The Part of Tens 265

    Chapter 16: Ten (or So) Ways to Make Your Phone Totally Yours 267

    Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Make Your Phone Secure 281

    Chapter 18: Ten Features to Look for Down the Road 301

    Index 309

    ISBN: 9781118920268
    ISBN-10: 1118920260
    Series: For Dummies
    Audience: General
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 352
    Published: 23rd May 2014
    Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
    Country of Publication: US
    Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 19.05  x 1.27
    Weight (kg): 0.58
    Edition Number: 1