How to start using new android phone

Post On: January 27, 2017
By: dhioendar

Below is how to start using new android phone.

How to start using new android phone

Power it on, set it up. When you power it on for the first time, you have to go to a setup wizard before using the device. You can select the device’s language, connect to a WiFi network, add your Google account and set up select settings.

Check for updates. You need to make sure that you are running the latest version of Android available. Go to settings > about phone > software update.

How to start using new android phone safely

Secure your device.

Add a layer of security with a password, PIN or pattern lock. Make sure that your Android Device Manager is enabled. Go to Settings > security > screen lock.

How to start using new android phone device

Backup and transfer your photos.

If you want to switch from one Android device to another, you need to back up your photos from old phone before you set up your new one.

Consider using cloud storage.

Cloud storage is one of the best options for backing up your photos. You can use Dropbox, Box, and Microsoft OneDrive.

Set up Google Now.

Google Now is a built-in-virtual assistant that can show you the weather, nearby events, sports scores and much more. To enable it, go to Google search app, and tap “I’m In” to enable it and you are done.

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