An Internet phone of a brand new generation, Meizu
M351 is designed to
bring users countless surprise and joy.
users are welcome to visit the official MEIZU website at: http://www.meizu.com
On our website, users can browse for software, download firmware upgrades,
participate in online discussions, learn more using tips, and much more!
Because the constant improvements we made for our products, the features found in
the user manual users are currently reading may differ from the actual product. Make
sure to always download the latest manual from our official website.
This manual was last updated January 18, 2011.
This manual was last updated July 22, 2013.
To avoid unwanted damages, please read the following information before using MEIZU M351.
• Traffic safety
Please comply with all local laws and regulations.
Keep users' hands free while driving.
• Safe operation
When using a wireless device may cause interference or danger ;
turn the phone off.
All wireless devices may be susceptible to interference,
which could affect performance.
Please turn off the phone in hospitals during situations where
it may interfere with medical equipment.
Follow safety instructions provided by airline staff. Wireless
devices can cause interference in aircrafts.
• Gas stations
• Demolition sites
Do not use the device at gas stations when refueling. Do not use
this device near gas or other chemicals.
Follow any local restrictions. Do not use the device near
• Ser vice & repairs
Only qualified personnel may ser vice or rep ...
Included in package:
War rant y Cer
SIM card adapter and
Quick Start Guide
• The above picture is only for reference, with the possibility that accessories
available in users' area are different.
• users can buy accessories from a certified MEIZU store, or the official MEIZU
• Please only use software from MEIZU’s official software center. MEIZU will
not be held accountable for any problems caused by unofficial software.
Phone Over view
Name of the phone parts
2 Infrared sensor
3 Front camera
4 Touch screen
5 Home button
1 Headphone jack
2 Power / lock button
1 Micro USB port
2 Main microphone
Using M351, different keys gives users access to different phone functions.
Here are some commonly used shortcuts and methods of operation.
Briefly press this button to lock / activate the screen;
Holding this button will cause a "Power Off/Restart" dialog box
to pop up;
Increases and decreases volume;
When locked, double tap the home button to activate it;
When unlocked, tap to return to the Home screen;
During a call, press the Home button to return to the Home screen.
The Power button can be used to hang up.
Charging the batter y
M351 is equipped with built-in rechargeable batter y.
Note:Do not attempt to remove the back cover to take out or repair the batter y.
Use only the supplied power adapter and USB cable to charge the batter y.
Do not remove the batter y from the phone when charging the phone through
power adapter or automobile-used adapter.
• How to charge the phone:
1. Make sure the USB cable is placed correctly,
and then plug the cable into the M351’s micro USB
port which is in the bottom of the phone;
2. Plug the power adapter into a power outlet with
standard AC power applicable to the phone.
If the batter y is critical, the M351 will not boot. Connect it to a power adapter, and
M351 will display the charging animation. The Locked screen would display
charging status. When the batter y is full, a full green batter y would be shown on
the Locked screen, and the animation stops. Disconnect the power adapter from
the power o ...
The main way to control the phone system is using users' fingers to operate icons,
buttons, menu items, the keyboard and other items on the touch screen.
What’s more, users can change the direction of the screen.
Touch / tap
Touch the screen gently with users' finger.
Use users' finger to touch and hold on
the touch screen.
Tap the screen twice.
In the web browser, users can swipe to browse
fastly. users can also double tap to zoom in
and out of the web page.
Touch and hold an icon, and then
move it to a desired location.
• Quick swipe or Swipe
Swipe users' fingers vertically or
horizontally with quick dragging
motion. users can switch content pages
within an app by using this gesture.
In some applications such as the Galler y
or Browser, users can use two fingers to
pinch and zoom in and out of photos
and web pages.
When supported, the phone automatically changes screen orientation depending
on how users hold it. This can be turned off under “Settings” > “Display”.
How to upgrade the firmware
1. Use the USB cable to connect the Meizu M351 with a computer, and copy
the new firmware (update.bin) to the M351 root director；
2. Safely unplug the USB and turn off the Meizu M351.
Note:Please make sure the phone has sufficient batter y,
or it might be unable to upgrade or boot due to power failure.
3. Start the phone while simultaneously holding the "Power" button
and "Volume Up" button (as pictured).
4. Wait until the "System Upgrade" appears on the screen.
5. Tap the "Start" icon to begin the upgrade process or tap the "Cancel" icon
to exit upgrade mode.
If data erasing is needed, please check "Clear Data" option before upgrading.
Only the phone data (such as notes, messages, contacts) will be removed.
Data on the SD card (such as music and photos)
will remain intact.
6. Do not power off the device while upgrading.
7. When the upgrade is complete, M351 will automatically reboot.
* To downl ...
Power on, off and Lock screen
Hold down the "Power button" until the phone shortly vibrates and the“
logo is displayed.
If users' SIM card on the M351 has a PIN code enabled, users will need to enter a
PIN code after powering on the phone.
If users enter the wrong PIN for three times, users will need users' PUK code to
unlock the device. Please contact users' network operator for users' PUK code.
Restart or powering off
To power off or restart the phone, hold down the "Power button" until the popup
selection box appears, and then select "Power off" or “Restart”.
Hold down the "Power button" until the popup selection box appears. Here, users
find shortcut controls for silent mode, vibration, flight mode, and more.
Locking and unlocking the screen
By default, M351 will automatically lock and shutdown the screen to save batter y if
users do not touch it for one minute. Under its locked state, the touch screen will n ...
The home screen displays app icons, folders, and various widgets such as weather
and information, etc. users can choose pictures to be users' home screen wallpapers.。
Home screen icons
Tap any icons to launch their respective apps.
Swipe the home screen to the left and right to browse users' icons list.
Touch the “
” scroll bar to look through all users' apps.
Tap the “Settings” icon on the home screen and choose “Customize” to
add items on the screen.
“ Themes”, “Live Wallpapers”, “Wallpapers” and “Galler y Wallpapers”.
original default themes as well as themes designed and
provided by third parties.
Tap “Live Wallpapers”>choose one> “Set Wallpaper ”
Tap “Wallpapers” menu (which is provided by the system)
to set a system-provided picture as standby wallpaper or
home screen wallpaper.
Galler y Wallpapers: Tap “Galler y”>“Galler y Wallpapers” >“Set Wallpap ...
Displays date, app notifications, signal strength,
batter y status and time.
Widgets and Icons
Displays widgets, apps and folders, etc.
Contains three icons for Phone, Browser and Messaging.
users can also customize users' own stripe by dragging
the apps icons to this area.
button to enter the Phone function;
button to enter Web Browser ;
button to enter Messaging.
This bar displays date, notifications (such as new email, calendar reminder, alert,
current calling status and the device status, etc.), signal strength, batter y status
• Open notification bar
Notification bar : Show users' network provider and all other received notifications.
When notification is received, slide down from the Notification bar and a panel will be dragged out.
Touch on the notification can open the corresponding app. For other notifica ...
users can use the phone to input text by using the keyboards on the screen to add
contact information, write text messages, or take notes memos, etc.;by using the
on-screen keyboard, users can input Chinese, English, symbols and numbers.
Using the keyboard
1. When users touch a text input area, the keyboard will automatic pop-up, marked by the
2. Proceed to tap the keys on the keyboard.
is displayed in the lower left corner of the keyboard:
Tap and hold
，to open the "Select input method" popup menu, where
users can choose among "Simplified Chinese - Pinyin", "Stroke", "Handwriting",
"Other input methods" and “Settings” (with which users can set users'
to switch to the English keyboard, displayed as
is displayed in the lower left corner of the keyboard, English language
input is selected.
To type uppercase letters, touch
Hiding the keyboard
While typing, users can tap
，button so as to see the contents clearly.
The button near the “enter ” key can also hide the keyboard. Touch the
input area to activate the keyboard again.
• Text editing
Apps such as text files, emails, messages and other apps which adopts
multi-line editing support copy and paste function. Tap and hold a text input
area to activate the text editing popup with the following options:
Copy all contents of the text input area to the clipboard.
Select all contents of the text input area.
Select the current word. The arrow keys can be used to adjust
Cut the selected text.
Copy selected text to the clipboard.
Paste the latest clipboard item into the text area.
How to Start
When using the M351 for the first time, please follow the steps outlined below:
1. Connect the M351 to users' computer with the USB cable, which will simultaneously
charge the M351.
2. Pull the notifications bar down > tap "USB Storage" control key (lights up when
turned on) to turn on storage connection to users' computer ;
3. Copy music, videos, photos and other files from users' computer to corresponding
folders on the M351.
4. Pull the notifications bar down > tap the "USB Storage" control key (lights down
when turned off ) to terminate the connection to users' computer.
5. Disconnect the USB cable of the M351 and computer.
6. Start using the device.
users can begin listening to music, watching videos and making phone calls
by tapping corresponding icons to launch the apps on the Home screen.
Note:Please make sure the M351device is connected to the computer.
users can download music, video, p ...
Safe Removal of Disk
With an active USB connection, files can be copied between the M351 and
1. After connecting M351 to the computer, open “Removable Disk”;
2. Copy the selected audios, videos, pictures and other files to the
3. After saving the files, click the
icon on the computer taskbar ;
4. Click on the below message when it appears;
5. "Safety Remove Hardware" window will be displayed.
6. Confirm by clicking the "OK" button and then unplug the USB.
To keep users' data safe and the disk free from damage a removable disk , always
safely disconnect users' hardware from users' computer. If the dialog box below
is shown, it does not mean that the product is faulty. Simply wait a moment and
tr y again.
Note:Make sure the SIM card has been inserted into the M351.
Setting up data connectivity
With just a few simple steps, users can unlock the M351's data networking
capabilities which gives u ...
Before making a call, please make sure that there is network connection.
Tap Phone icon
to launch the Phone app.
Dialing a number
• Direct dialing
to open the dial pad, then enter a number and tap
button to correct any mistakes. If the phone number is from
a saved contact, the contact name will be displayed on the dial screen.
After entering a number tap
to "Add to new contact" or "Add to
• Make a call from Histor y
to view recent call histor y list. Tap the avatars or icons on the left
side can call back immediately.
Answering the phone
When there is an incoming call, the contact information of the incoming caller is
displayed, together with a ringtone or vibration. Drag the
the call, and drag it to
to reject the call.
While answering the phone, users can carr y out the following operations:
button to enter Contacts list and chec ...
During a call, if there is a second incoming call, users will have the choice to hang up
the current call and take the new call, hold the current call and take the new call, or
reject the incoming call. This feature is only available if users' carrier supports it.
Call holding can be turned on and off from "Phone settings" > "Call holding".
If a second call is connected, the first call will be automatically put on hold.
Conference calls, which allow more than two people to talk at once, are also
supported if supported by the carrier.
• How to establish a conference call:
1 Start a normal phone call.
2 When the second phone call connects, the first call will be put on hold.
3 Tap the [Merge] button, which will initiate conference calling. If successful,
multiple names will be displayed on the call screen and all three callers can
hear each other.
While in a conference call, tapping the "Hold" button will put all participant ...
records, and more. If the number does not belong to a contact, users can add it to a
new contact by tapping the number and then choose “Add to New Contact” to save
the number as new contact or add to existing contact.
On the call details page, users can tap the
icon to send messages to the number,
or users can call the number by tapping it.
Search for contacts
M351 can match the inputted letters with the Chinese and English initials of contacts'
names. For example, users can type “BD” and the phone will match “Bob Dylan”
(only when the contact exists).
Tap on a certain contact and then users can see the details of this contact. In the
details page, users can tap
icon to send a message to the contact, or users can call
him directly by tapping the number.
users can save contact names in the M351, together with phone numbers and other
• New contacts
If a stranger calls users, emails users, or sends users a text message;
While in the Phone app, tap the Menu key “...”> "Phone Settings".
Contact accounts: set up Exchange accounts and select default account.
Import and export contacts:
Import contacts: Check Vcard files > “Import”;
Export contacts: Check groups or contacts > “Export”
SIM contacts: users can view, import and delete contacts that saved in
users' SIM card.
Vibrates when get through: Upon activation, the phone will shortly vibrate
when an outgoing call gets answered by the other party.
Prefix/IP number : Set up a prefix/IP number and when long hold the calling
key, the prefix will add to the number automatically.
• Incoming call
Block calls from strangers: When this function is turned on, calls from
strangers except International calls will be blocked.
Message recording: When there is no one to answer users' phone, the phone
will automatically answer the call and record the voice message; there are
three options: “Disabled ...
The Messaging app makes it easy and intuitive for users to send and receive
text messages. Messaging app can be launched by tapping on the Messaging
on the Home screen.
Creating and viewing messages
1. Tap the
button to start writing a new text message. Enter the recipient
number directly, or tap the right
button to browse the contact list.
users can also send a message from the Home screen
list, select contact > tap the button to the right of the phone number ;
2. Type users' message, then tap "Send";
Contacts: When the number matches those of existing contacts, a drop-down menu
will be displayed for users' selection.
1. In the dialog list, tap on any one to open the dialog;
2. Tap the text input zone at the bottom of the screen, type in users' reply;
1. In the dialog list, tap on any one to open the dialog;
2. Tap and hold a message;
3. Tap "For ward" from the popup box;
Smilies and MMS
1. Tap the
icon to create new a message;
2. Tap the
button and choose the content which users want to add.
users can tap
icon to switch to smilie keyboard. Smilies and contacts information
(text form) will be delivered as short messages, while contacts Vcard, photos, audios
and videos will be delivered as MMS. The MMS attachment size cannot exceed 300 Kb.
Sending a MMS requires corresponding carrier ser vice and correct settings.
1. Tap “...” under the dialog list;
2. Enter the search term users are looking for in the search dialog box.
3. Relevant information will be displayed in the results list automatically.
Tap the Menu key “...” under the dialog list to set up the following items:
When activated, message content will be displayed
in the notifications bar when users receive a new message.
Deliver y report:
When activated, a deliver y report ...
M351 makes users' web browsing experience more convenient and exciting.
To start surfing, tap the Browser icon
on the Home screen, or type users' desired
URL in the Quick Search Box.
Launching through the Browser icon
Tap the Browser icon to launch the browser and load the home page in full screen mode.
Open a web page
1. Tap the top URL input box.
2. Enter the desired URL.
3. Tap the "Go" button on keyboard.
Refresh the current page
Tap on the
button at the bottom of the screen;
The page will reload to display the latest content.
Tap on the number key
at the bottom of the screen and the number
key will become a
button, tap on the
at the bottom of the screen to view users' favorites.
Close the current page
Tap on the number key
at the bottom of the screen, tap the upper
area of the page or drag the thumbnail upwards.
Close the current page
Navigating a web page
As the mobile screen size is limited, users can use zooming or scrolling to help
users better navigate the content.
To scroll, slide users' finger on the screen.
• Zoom in or out
Finger on the screen, double-click zoom to view the content page,
and double-click again to reduce the view.
Copying page content
1. Navigate to the content users want.
2. Tap and hold on the content.
3. Use the text selection arrows to select users' desired content,
and then tap "Copy".
The Browser allows users to open a link as in computer web browser.
Opening a link
Tap a link to open its page.
Navigating back on the opened page
Tapping the back key
• Address and phone number of quick links
The browser can set up quick links directly for some of the phone number,
address and similar information (which already have links).
Multiple browser windows
users can open multiple browser windows and easily switch between them.
• Open a new browser window
Tap on the
button > enter URL or select from Favorites, Histor y or Most Visited.
• Switch between browser windows
1. Tap the number key at the middle bottom of the screen, a thumbnail of all
opened pages will be displayed.
2. Touch a thumbnail to switch to that page.
• Close window
1. Tap the number key at the middle bottom of the screen to see the thumbnail
of all opened pages;
2. Tap the zone above a thumbnail or simply drag a thumbnail upwards to close
the page; or users can slide downwards on the screen to close all the pages.
users can save users' favorite web sites for future convenience.
• Add a new favorite
1. Tap the
2. Tap the left zone to see
Histor y and
• Add a website to favorites
1. Tap the Menu key “...”;
2. Tap "Add to favorites";
3. Edit the nam ...
• Create a new folder
Tap to input folder name > “OK”.
• Create, edit and delete folders
Create a folder
1. Tap “Favorite” icon >
2. Hold the “Default Folder ” or other folders which users want to edit;
3. Tap “Create a new folder ”;
4. Type the folder name and then tap “OK”.
1. Tap “Favorite” icon >
2. Hold the folder name;
3. Type a new name for the folder.
1. Tap “Favorite” icon >
2. Hold the folder name;
3. Tap the
icon on the right side.
Note:The default folder cannot be deleted.
Share a web page
Tap the menu key “...” > “Share”.
Add to Favorite
While browsing, tap the menu key “...” > “Bookmark it” to save to Favorite.
Request desktop site
Open Internet Browser > Tap the menu key “...” > “Request desktop site”
to switch between mobile and desktop site.
Clear histor y
While browsing, tap the menu key “...” > “Clear histor y” .
users can configure the browser settings and manage users' personal information.
Open the Browser menu, and then, tap “...” > "Settings".
• Browser identification:
The name of the browser which sometimes will affect
website layout and video format.
• Home page settings:
Set the default URL that loads when users start the Browser.
• Privacy mode:
When under this mode, the browser will keep no records of
users' histor y, cache and download; all the above information
will be erased once the browser is closed.
• Landscape display:
When turned on, the browser will show landscape display
when the phone rotates.
Type in appropriate information and the web form will be
• Clear all cookie data:
Tap "Clear all cookie data" to delete all cookies.
• More settings
“Always”, “On demand” or “Off ”.
Switching this off will stop the Browser from loading pic ...
M351 adopts standard mail system which enables users read and send emails
via Email app. It's configured to work with most major email providers.
On the Home screen, tap the "Email" icon to launch the app.
Open Email and account page
users can read users' mails in Email apps.
• Open Email app
Tap the Email icon on home screen; if users are using this app for the first
time, users need to go through a tour which will lead users to set up users'
Email account; after setting up, the app will show users' inbox.
• Open account page
Tap Email app icon to enter inbox.
The recent Emails will be displayed, while the earlier Emails need to be
downloaded by sliding down the screen.
users can read and write mails in “Inbox” or any other folders of valid account.
Slide right the screen to see a side bar on the left screen, users can tap on the folders
such as “Sent”, “ Trash”, “Notes”, etc.
On the page of mail list, users can tap on the dot on the ri ...
• Mark it as a new (or read) mail
When reading a mail, tap “...” > “Mark unread”.
• Delete a mail
users can delete mails by tapping the dot right to the mail title and then
tap to delete, or users can tap “...” > “Delete” after reading the mail.
• Starred mails
On the mail list page, users can tap on the dot right to the mail title >
“Add star ” to mark the mail. users can slide right the screen to activate
side bar and tap “Starred” to see all users' starred mails.
This setting will be synchronized in email ser ver.
On most types of accounts, deleted messages are stored in a folder. If users deleted
emails by accident, it is often possible to recover them. In the Email app, slide right
the screen to activate side bar, and then open the "Trash" folder.
Composing and sending email
users can send emails to individual contacts or groups.
1. In the Email app, tap the
button to start writing;
2. Enter the recipient's email address; when there is a suggest ...
Adding and editing email accounts
The first time users open Email, users are prompted to set up an email account.
After this, users can configure the Email app to receive and send email from other
accounts. Accounts are configured from the Email settings screen.
The email setup wizard can help users set up most popular email providers,
including those based on POP3, IMAP and SMTP.
users can also configure an Exchange account.
• Add account
1. Open the Email app.
2. Tap the phone's Menu key “...”> "Settings" > "Add account"
In the setup process, enter users' email address, password, and name
(optional). If users have multiple email addresses set up, users can
select a default account for outgoing email.
3. Select the appropriate account type and tap "Done".
Settings can var y depending on the email provider. If users are unsure
of the settings, please contact users' email ser vice provider.
If the setup wizard requires additional information, users will be p ...
• Remove account
1. Select the account which users want to remove and tap
2. Tap "OK".
Select the default account from which to send emails from.
users can change users' account settings, including Inbox refresh frequency,
notification settings, BCC'ing users'self, and more.
Email filter :
Emails from blacklisted senders will automatically
Automatically empty the Trash folder :
users can set frequency for which the Trash
folder will clear the trash mails automatically; the
options are “Off ”, “A week”, “ Two weeks” or
Emails from blacklisted senders will automatically
Flyme public blacklist:
users can also sync with the Flyme public blacklist;
Picture compressing inquir y: When turned on, an inquir y would always pop up
when attach pictures.
When on mobile data, choose whether or not to
automatically load attachments.
Allow landscape ...
A variety of music formats are supported, complete with album art, spectrum,
lyrics and equalizer features. Tap the "Music" icon from the Home screen to
launch the Music app.
Music can be organized and played through playlists, individual songs,
albums or all music.
Play / Pause music:
Increase or decrease the volume by dragging the
to play and pause music.
to skip to the previous or next song.
volume slider, or use the hardware volume controls.
Use the playback sliders to control the music.
Tap the repeat icon, to repeat one song,
all songs in playlist, to disable the repeat.
to enter shuffle mode , and tap again exit.
Creating a new playlist
1. Select a song, and tap
icon in the bottom screen.
2. Type the desired playlist name, then tap "OK".
3. Adding songs to the playlist:
Or users can enter “All musi ...
Select the songs users want to remove, then tap
to complete removal. Select
one to delete only one song, multi-selection means delete several songs.
Enter a playlist and select the songs that users want to remove, then tap
remove the songs from the playlist.
on the right side of the playlist > choose “Delete” > Delete completed.
Note:This operation will only delete the playlist, not the songs that saved in the disk . And except for
the chosen playlist, other playlist will not be deleted.
Search for songs
Tap search icon the the right bottom of the screen to enter searching page.
Update music information database
Music files copied to the \Music folder will automatically be added to the
music librar y.
The speed of which new songs are added depend mainly on the number of songs.
More songs will take longer to update.
Tap the gray music control widget on the bottom screen to enter Now Playing
M351 plays high definition videos from a wide variety of video formats and enjoy
a visual feast. To launch the video player, tap the "Video" app from the Home screen.
In the video app, tap a video thumbnail to play the video.
Tap the Video icon on the Home screen to enter video homepage. Tap any video to
play. Slide to the right can activate the menu.
• Personal center
users' collections of favorite videos
the list of videos which users have watched
Video center has channels such as TV series, entertainment shows, anime,
documentaries, open courses, sports, recreation, fashion, Dolby channel, etc.
Ever y channel can be entered and watched by a simple touch. The contents in
ever y channel can be ranked by time, popularity and reviews.
The player will automatically adjust the directions and mode when playing a video.
Tap the screen to activate playing control.
Play / pause: ...
Switch to another video:
When playing, tap the screen to activate menu,
to go next or previous.
In the video list, tap and hold a video, and then
drag it to the trash can to delete it.
M351 makes it easy to browse images. From the Home screen, tap the "Galler y"
icon to launch the Galler y app.
1. Tap the image folder users want to browse.
2. Tap an image thumbnail from to view a full screen picture; tap the play
button to start a slideshow.
3. Swipe left or right to view the previous or next photo.
4. Viewing photos in landscape:
Rotate the M351 90 degrees, the photos will rotate automatically and
fit to the screen.
5. When viewing individual pictures, users can:
① Zoom in on specific part:
Double-tap the part users want to zoom in, double-tap again to zoom out.
② Zoom in or out:
Pinch with two fingers on the screen to zoom in or out of images.
③ Moving photos:
When zoomed in, slide users' finger on the screen to move the photo.
④ Zoom in or out with single hand:
When using the phone single-handed, double tap and drag the picture
to zoom in or out.
When viewing a picture in full-screen, ...
When viewing individual images, tap the picture > the Menu key “...”;
users can choose a filter for the picture on the bottom area
(None, Bright, Toy, Light, Old photo, Morning, etc.)
users can label the picture with doodles or words;
, Rotate right
users can see the details of the photo such as title, date, width, hight,
direction, manufacturer, model, focal length, aperture, location, etc.
Set as wallpaper : Set the photo as a "Lock screen" or "Home screen" wallpaper.
The M351 camera is designed for users to share wonderful moments with friends
and family, through photos and video clips. Tap the "Camera" icon on the Home
screen to launch the app.
Tap on the screen to focus, and when the focus frame turns to green, tap
the photo. Double-tap the screen to activate the exposure compensation adjusting
slider which has an initial value of 0.
Front / rear camera
to switch between the front and rear camera.
1. To start recording, tap
2. To pause the video, tap
3. To stop recording, tap
. The upper left corner shows recording time.
4. To watch the recorded video clip, tap the bottom left thumbnail button.
When shooting photos with rear camera: tap >
> “On”, “Off ” or “Auto”.
When shooting videos with rear camera: tap >
> “On” or “Off ”.
Viewing photos and videos
• users can view photos and videos directly from the ...
Meizu developers have created a rich variety of applications, which users can
browse based on date, popularity and categor y. Tap the "App Center" icon on
the Home screen to launch the app.
1.When launch the app, the Homepage of the App Center will be displayed;
2.The homepage will recommend some hot and excellent apps;
3.Tap the picture or icon on the homepage can lead users to the app details;
4.users can download or share the app in the details page;
5.After downloading, users can post users' review or rate to this app in the
The Hot App list can be ranked as rates, downloads, installations and
1.Launch App Center and tap “Hot” to see the hottest apps;
2.Tap the app can enter the details page to download, review and share
This area will display the apps which picked out by editors and illustrated with
fine pictures and instructions.
The hottest game apps with categ ...
1.Apps with “￥X” logo on the right corner need to be paid before installation;
2.Tap the app icon can enter the detail page where users can download and install
the app's trial version for free.
3.Tap “￥X” to login and pay for the download.
Search for apps
in the bottom area to enter searching page;
2.Type the app name and then tap “Search”;
3.When there is a searching result list, tap the app users need can enter
its detail page where users can download, review and share the app.
After entering the app center, tap the
icon in the bottom area to enter My Apps
where users can manage the installed apps such as update and uninstall; if users
have Flyme account, users can download apps which are not on the current device.
After entering the app center, slide right the screen to see the categories list on
the left side.
1.There are categories including Hot apps, Themes, Games, Utility,
Multimedia, Transportati ...
Users can view all files and folders in M351 storage as well as deal with all files
and folders such as copy, delete, move, encr ypt, etc.
Tap Documents icon on the Home screen to launch the app.
Open "Documents", tap a folder to open it. The director y folder will be displayed
on the left, and you can tap the left side of the folder name to return. Tapping a
file will automatically open it in its default application. For instance, for music
files, tapping on a song will automatically open the Music app and music will
Note:The last viewed folder is remembered on exit. Tap the Back key to return to the director y folder.
You can batch copy or move files from one folder to another. You can also change
file names. In the Documents app, tap the selection bullet next to a file to select
the desired file, then tap "... " to “Select all”, “Copy”, “Rename”, “Compress”,
“Encr ypt” and other operations.
Sharing f ...
Encr ypting files
1.Select the files that need to be encr ypted, tap “...” and then tap
“Move to Vault”.
2.If a password is set, the screen will show the files have successfully
3.Type the correct password and tap “OK” to finish the encr yption;
Note: If there is no system password, then a prompt will pop up to guide users to
set a password.
4. Once a file or a folder is encr ypted, it will need password to open.
And if the encr ypted file is a picture, thumbnail will not be displayed.
1.Open "Documents" and select the file(s) or folder(s) to be compressed.
2.Tap “...” > “Compress” and then type the name for compressed files;
3.Tap “OK” to save.
1.Open "Documents" and select the file(s) or folder(s) to be
2.Tap “Decompress” on the right bottom of the screen and remember
the location where the decompressed files are kept.
The Calendar can be used to keep track of dates and appointments. To launch
the Calendar app, tap its icon on the Home screen.
Viewing month, day or list of appointments
Monthly mode: Show all events of this month;
to switch to weekly mode which shows all events
of this week ;
Tap any day under the monthly or weekly mode to enter daily
mode which shows ever y events of this day;
Adding an event
1. Enter the daily mode;
2. Set up the event;
Set up event name, start and end time, location, description, repeat
3. Tap "Save".
Deleting an event
1. Tap a specific date, then tap an event time slot to open the event
to be deleted;
2. Tap "Delete event", and confirm by tapping "OK".
Editing an event
1. Tap a specific date, then tap the event you want to edit;
2. In the detailed view, tap
to edit event;
3. When complete, tap "Save".
Searching through events
1. Tap “...” > “Search”;
Tap on the Menu key “...” > "Settings" to set up calendar accounts, alerts and
notifications, as well as reminder times.
• Calendar view settings
Popping notifications: enabled or disabled
Default remind time: Set time to remind users
The first day of a week : Choose the day which you want it to be the first
day of week
• Calendar display
Contact's birthday: Turn on or off the contact's birthday display
Turn on or off a certain account's events display
Default calendar :
Choose an account to be default account.
Notes app allows you to quickly and easily write what is on your mind. On the
Home screen, tap the "Notes" icon to start taking notes.
Tap on a note to read or edit it.
Creating a note
to begin writing a new note;
2. Enter the desired note.
to adjust font size, and
to attach a shopping list; tap
to change background color ;
to insert a picture which can be
chosen from both Galler y and Documents; tap
to record voices and
transfer the sounds to words which will be shown on the voice card.
Tap “...” to change “Paper color ”, “Delete”, “Export” etc.
3. When done, tap the Back key
to exit. Your note will be saved
Editing a note
Note:Pictures and voice cards can also be deleted by
1. Enter the note detail page;
moving the cursor, just as the notes of words;
2. Tap anywhere on a note to begin editing it;
3. When done, tap the Back key
to exit. Your note will be saved
Tap the Alarm Clock icon on the Home Screen to launch the app.
> setting an alarm clock
Adding an alarm
You can set up multiple alarms.
1. Tap “+” > "Add alarm".
2. set the alarm:
Set up alarm time.
Choose how often the alarm repeats. The default
Add a descriptive text for your alarm.
Set up the snooze delay inter val.
Ringtone: Select the sound that is played with the alarm.
Slide the volume bar to adjust the volume of the
alarm clock ;
Editing and deleting an alarm
> choose from “Edit” or “Delete” the clock ; tap “Edit” to enter
editing page, while tap “Delete” and “OK” can delete the clock .
Turn on the clock
Tap the switch on the right side, if the switch is lightened up then the clock is on.
> Stopwatch; tap “tart” toS start keep time, tap “Lap” to record;
tap “Reset” to clear the records.
to set a Timer ; tap “Start” to ...
Tap the Recorder icon on the Home screen to start the app. Recorder lets you
record and playback sound.
button to start recording.
to switch to receiver mode; tap
to switch to speaker mode.
button to stop recording.
Audio files are automatically stored in the /Recorder folder.
button and the recording will be paused, tap again to
Select the record > tap
> Input file name > Save
Share a recording
When the recording operation is complete, check the recording by its
selection bullet > tap
to share, then choose between sharing via "Mail",
"MMS" or "Bluetooth".
Select the record > tap
to delete the recording.
Tap on a recording in the list for direct playback .
Tap +，to record time of playing which can be resumed if the playing
The calculator app lets you do basic operations, such as addition, subtraction,
multiplication, and division. Tap the Calculator icon on the Home screen to
launch the app.
: Clear data.
: Tap to switch to scientific calculator ; tap again to switch back'
: Tap to make the calculator floated above the home screen;
tap again to switch to the original mode.
You can change settings on the M351 and customize ringtones, date and time,
and much more. Tap the Settings icon on the Home screen to launch.
You can add widget to the screen such as widgets, themes, live wallpapers,
galler y wallpapers or system wallpapers.
Both from the system and third parties.
Tap “Live wallpapers” menu > “Set”
Tap “Wallpaper ” menu which is a built-in item of the
system, can set the system picture as standby screen
and home screen;
Galler y wallpapers: Tap “Galler y wallpapers” > “Set”.
• Portable hotspot:
Set up and manage wireless portable hotspots.
Portable hotspots shares your mobile data connection
• Data enabled:
Enable data access to connect to the internet.
Set up and manage VPNs.
• Data limits:
Users can define the limits of data;
Set up carrier access point names to enable data.
• Netw ...
Enable to turn on the wireless radios.
• Connect to network : user-defined network which can configure name
and security (WEP, WPA/WPA2 PSK, 802.1x EAP, WAPI PSK);
• Connect via WPS:
Connect to nearby WPS networks.
• WLAN Direct:
Search for WLAN Direct network ;
• Advanced settings
M351uses Bluetooth technology to wirelessly connect to other Bluetooth devices and
exchange data. When turned on, you can edit the "Device name" that other devices will
see. When "Discoverable" is turned on, other Bluetooth devices nearby can find the M351.
If “Discoverable is turned off, other Bluetooth devices cannot find the M351.
Note:The phone might be incompatible with other devices, and the Bluetooth connections
will be affected by the environment.
Set the amount of time before the phone goes to sleep.
Sleep time is not recommended to be set to too long,
as it uses batter y and may damage the screen.
Set t ...
• Ringtone and notification
Set the phone ringtone
Set the message and tone
New email tone:
Set the new email and message tone
Calendar alert tone:
Set the alert tone for calendar
Set the notification tone
Dialpad touch tones:
Screen lock sound:
Camera shutter sound:
Play sounds when using the dialpad
Play sounds as you type on the virtual keyboard
Play a sound when unlocking the screen
Play a sound when taking pictures
Turn on/off the apps' notification.
Security & location
Set up screen lock : Prevent the phone being used
1. Enter at least four digits to create a password;
2. Enter the number again to confirm;
3. Tap "OK".
To remove unlock password, please turn off the
password lock .If you want to change the password,
please tap “Reset”.Enable the screen lock will need
correct password to get to Home screen. ...
• Join user experience improving program
The statistics will only be used to improve the product. Users' private
information will not be leaked.
Language & time
• Select language
Chinese(traditional), Chinese(simplified), English, etc.
Set up automatic capitalization, update dictionar y and
select which input languages to use.
• Date & time
Automatically request date and time settings from carrier.
If "Automatic" is disabled, tap to manually set the
Select the time zone:
If "Automatic" is disabled, tap to manually set the time zone.
If "Automatic" is disabled, tap to manually set the time.
Use 24-hour format:
Use 24-hour time format instead of AM/PM.
Haptic feedback :
Vibrate phone when using the Home button.
When turned on, the phone's light keys will blink when there
are missed calls, unread emails and messages or other
Add Flyme account and other accounts.
Includes device name, storage, information about system updates (OTA updates),
status, legal information, model, system version, baseband version, hardware
version, Kernel version, serial number and IMEI.
In case of problems, please refer to this guide. If the problems persist, contact
your dealer or visit our website. You can find frequently asked questions and a
community forum on our official English website at http://en.meizu.com.
Enter your SIM card PIN code. If you do not know the code, contact your carrier
After entering the PIN code incorrectly three times, your SIM card will be locked.
To unlock , you must enter the PUK code.
Unable to send messages
Please check that the network signal is normal.
No SIM card inserted
Confirm SIM card is properly inserted. Check that the SIM card is working properly
as it may be defective or faulty. If so, contact your carrier for a replacement.
Out of ser vice or network failure
Check the signal strength. If there is no network signal, you may be in a network
blind spot. Move to another spot to regain signal.
Poor sound quality, echo or noise duri ...
In order to improve mobile performance, reduce the radio emission, reduce batter y
power consumption and ensure safe operation, please obser ve the following
How to correctly use the phone:
1 Keep the phone and parts and accessories out of children's reach.
2 Keep the phone dr y and in a ventilated environment when charging. Do not use
water, chemicals or cleaning solvents to clean the phone. Also, avoid rain, moisture
and liquids that contain minerals that corrode electronic circuit boards.
3 Do not attempt unauthorized disassembly of the phone. If you have questions,
please contact Meizu or a local Meizu store.
4 Do not store the device in extreme temperatures as it can shorten the life of
electronic devices and damage the batter y. Recommended use environment is
between -10 and 5℃.
5 Do not drop, knock or strongly shake the mobile phone, as it may result in damage
to the internal circuit board.
6 If dropped in water water, make ...
1. Do not attempt to open the case for the removal or repair mobile phone batter y. This
product contains a lithium-ion polymer batter y. Incorrect installation of batter y may
lead to fire danger or combustion. Do not disassemble the batter y, its external short
circuit contacts, expose the batter y to extreme temperature (outside of the
recommended -10 º C to 55 º C range), and do not dispose of batteries in a fire as
2. Please keep the batter y and device dr y and away from water or other liquids, to avoid
short circuiting the device.
* The batter y standard: GB/T 18287-2000, limited charge voltage: 4.3V
Please follow the relevant laws and regulations, and do not use the phone in the following
1. Gas stations, chemical storage warehouses, environments containing flammable gas
or other chemicals.
2. Hospital operating rooms, emergency rooms, intensive care units and other places. In
order to avoid interference with m ...
Radio wave radiation safety precautions
1. Avoid using the device in the vicinity of metal structures
(such as steel construction sites).
2. Avoid using the device in the vicinity of strong electromagnetic sources,
such as microwave ovens, speakers, TV and radios.
3. Use only original manufacturer approved accessories, or those that do not
contain any metal parts.
4. Using non-original manufacturer approved accessories may violate your local
RF exposure guidelines.
Radio wave (RF) signals
The mobile phone contains a radio transceiver, where the electromagnetic radiation
energy does not exceed the upper limit of Chinese regulations. These limits are part
of a comprehensive set of guidelines set based on human electromagnetic energy
radiation tolerance. These guidelines are set after thorough independent research
and are regularly updated and reassessed. These standards include ensure that
persons of any age or health status can use the devices safety.