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Apple iPhone 5

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List of display icons

A number of icons on the standby display show different settings. Follow these easy instructions to getting to know the display icons.

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1. Battery

The battery icon shows the remaining battery power. The bigger the coloured section of the icon, the more power.
Further information:
Charge the battery

2. Battery charging

The battery charging icon shows the battery is charging.
Further information:
Charge the battery

3. 3G

The 3G icon shows 3G is available. If 3G isn't available, a different network mode is automatically selected.
Further information:
Select network
3G enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using other network modes.

4. Signal strength

The signal strength icon shows the strength of the network signal at your location. The more lines, the stronger the signal.

5. Flight mode

The flight mode icon shows flight mode is turned on.
Further information:
Turn flight mode on or off

6. Call divert

The divert icon shows all incoming voice calls are diverted.
Further information:
Divert calls to voicemail

7. Alarm

The alarm icon shows the alarm is set.
Further information:
Set the alarm


The HSDPA icon shows an HSDPA data connection is active.
Further information:
Select network
HSDPA is a high speed data connection which is only available in 3G networks. Your mobile phone automatically switches to HSDPA when it's available.

9. Wi-Fi

The Wi-Fi icon shows that your mobile phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
Further information:
Connect to Wi-Fi network
When your mobile phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network, you can connect to the internet without using the data connections on your mobile phone. Wi-Fi is high speed and no data charges apply when using Wi-Fi.
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