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Samsung M575

A perfect phone if you love to talk & text, the M575 features a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, threaded (conversation-based) text messaging, a bright 2.4" screen, and easy access to Facebook and Twitter. Find it at your local Best Buy for just $79.99.
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Questions & Answers for Samsung M575

Question
Can you only listen to MP3 through headphones or is there built in speaker? Quality of sound?
asked 3 years, 8 months ago
by
Amy
Baltimore
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, you can listen through the speakerphone, but as is typical of tiny speakers on almost all mobile phones, the sound quality is very marginal. So if you're not picky about sound for your music, it can be done. But I personally would never do it.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
by
Pat
answer 2
You may be able to listen through the speakerphone but quality will be poor. Headphones will probably be better. See the owner's manual for details:
http://www.virginmobileusa.com/resources/phones/prepaid/manual/samsungm575.pdf
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
Restore vs. M575
What is the difference between Samsung Restore and Samsung M575 phones? They look the same to me.
asked 3 years, 6 months ago
by
Margie
Manhattan Beach, CA
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
They Are Same & Restore Is Able To Use With PayLo $30.00 A Month Plan..
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
by
Louis Whitledge
USA
answer 2
The Samsung Restore M570 is the same phone as the payLo Samsung M575 phone. The M575 is programmed to work only with the payLo plans.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
Does virgin mobile have 3 way
Can I talk to 2 people at the same time
asked 3 years, 7 months ago
by
Le
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
► System Update: 3 Way Calling
There's no additional charge to use the 3 Way Calling feature, however you'll be charged standard rates for both calls while you're connected to both calls.
For example, if you're on the Pay As You Go plan, and you're talking to a friend, you're being charged $0.10/min for that call. If you make a second call without dropping the first call (to use the 3 Way Calling feature), you'll be charged $0.20/min since you're on two calls at the same time ($0.10 per min, per call).
If you're on the Monthly plan with a limited number of minutes, a minute will be used for each call for each minute of talk time. http://virginmobileusa.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5756/

• System Update: 3-Way Calling Supported Phones

The phones below will support 3-Way Calling:

Phone Date Available
iPhone (Virgin Mobile) Immediate

Samsung Galaxy SII (Virgin Mobile) 1Q13

http://virginmobileusa.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5754
Note that you will need a Beyond Talk plan ($35, $45, or $55 per month) to use any of the above phones.
See the Beyond Talk plans and phones at: http://www.virginmobileusa.com/cell-phone-plans/beyond-talk-plans/overview/#overview

• 3 Way Calling is not supported on any other Virgin Mobile, payLo, or Beyond Talk phones at this time.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
by
Dan L.
answer 2
that is not available.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
can i block text and web on this phone
asked 3 years, 8 months ago
by
andrea
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
You can block all texts if you log on to your account and set preferances to no texts.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
by
LEO H
answer 2
Yes. There is a parental control option in settings where you can block either text or web individually. You can set an access code for these settings too.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
by
Pat
Question
What is the maximum microSD card size?
asked 3 years, 7 months ago
by
Barry
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
32 GB
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
by
Craig
answer 2
32 GB
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
What size is the headphone jack?
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
by
Jeff in
Virginia
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Just a standard headphone jack.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
by
Casey
answer 2
Headphone Jack (3.5mm)
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
does the samsung m575 have a strap hole
asked 3 years, 3 months ago
by
leticia
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
See the animated (Flash) picture view and rotate the image to view the slot on the phone.
Click on the "image gallery" icon on the phone description page, or use the below link (same destination)

http://www.virginmobileusa.com/phones/gallery_samsungm575.html
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
by
cliffontheroad
answer 2
No. See the user manual at http://www.virginmobileusa.com/resources/phones/prepaid/manual/samsungm575.pdf
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
can i get the $35.00 unllimited talk, txt and web with this phone
asked 2 years, 10 months ago
by
Abby
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
by
stephen
columbus oh
answer 2
Sorry, the Samsung M575 will only work with the payLo plans. If you already have the Samsung M575 then the closest payLo plan is the Unlimited Talk and Text plan which costs $40/month. You'll get UNLIMITED domestic calls, UNLIMITED domestic messages (text, picture, IM and email), and 50MB of web access every month.

The $35/month Beyond Talk plan will only work with one of the Beyond Talk phones at: http://www.virginmobileusa.com/shop/cell-phones/beyond-talk/
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
i got this phone and i accedently earased the screen savor wich was hot air ballons i want it back is there any way how?
asked 2 years, 10 months ago
by
katie
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
go under the menu hit tools+settings then hit settings then hit the one that says display then screen savor then hit preloaded and scroll threw them untill u see it then hit ok
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
by
stephen
columbus oh
answer 2
See page 50 in the Samsung M575 user manual at http://www.virginmobileusa.com/resources/phones/prepaid/manual/samsungm575.pdf

Screensaver to assign the picture as a screen saver.
Press to assign the picture.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
by
Dan L.
Question
several stores said Samsung M575 could not be used on the 40.00 Pay Lo Plan. BestBuy, Target, Walmart????? Why??
and w/40.00 Pay Lo does it include unlimited 411 calls??
asked 3 years ago
by
Audrey
Fresno
on Samsung M575
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Understand 411 and how much it costs on your Virgin Mobile plan

You can't make a call if you don't know the number, so let us help. Virgin Mobile's 411 service goes above and beyond directory assistance. It includes free call completion, as well as movie listings, restaurant reservations, sports scores, horoscopes, and weather forecasts. You will also receive the 411 listing via text message free of charge! Virgin Mobile's 411 service calls $1.75 per call plus standard airtime charges.
http://virginmobileusa.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/2067/kw/411

OR

Learn about 411

Want to impress your friends with the answer no one knows? Find out anything you want to know, even when you're on the go! Just text your question to 411 and we'll send you back the answer within of couple minutes. There's a charge of 99¢ per response so you'll need to opt-in for the service. Standard messaging rates apply on each question. Charges will be deducted from your account balance.
http://virginmobileusa.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3268
answered 3 years ago
by
Dan L.
answer 2
Not true. The Samsung M575 is compatible with all payLo plans. Sounds like a misunderstanding with the store staff or the store website.

Click 'Contact Us' at the bottom of this page and ask Virgin Mobile's Customer Care for the most accurate answer.
answered 3 years ago
by
Dan L.
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