Standard features included with all Nextel Phones:
■ Direct Connect®: Nextel Direct Connect instantly connects you to all other Nextel users - across town, across the country, and now even across borders to Latin America and Canada.
■ GPS Enabled: Lets you view your approximate location and when making 911 calls helps emergency personnel to locate you if your phone has adequate access to GPS satellite signal and the emergency response center is equipped to process such signals. Supports non-Java location-enhanced services such as Mobile LocatorTM.
■ Time/Date: Current date and time information anywhere on the Nextel National Network.
■ VibraCall® Alert: Notifies you of incoming phone calls, Direct Connect calls, messages and Voicemail without a sound.
■ Recent Calls List: Access the last twenty sent and received calls for quick call return or number storage.
■ Accessory Connector Cover: Protect the bottom accessory connector from dust and debris with the attached cover.
Open flip and preview incoming calls with internal display or answer automatically with adjustable setting.
Stylish, Lightweight Design
With angular lines inspired by an Italian racecar, the i836 is an instant classic that will surely turn heads. Weighing in at only 4.0 ounces, the i836 is pocket-sized and ready to go.
Multimedia Messaging Service
Send or receive Multimedia Messages (either audio, images, text, or all three in the same message) to or from email addresses and other capable users. You can even wirelessly store multimedia on the Sprint web site. Click here to learn more about this service.
65K Color Display
Vibrant display with enhanced clarity allows you to customize your screen with downloadable wallpapers, adjustable color palettes, and choice of three font sizes.
Advanced User Interface
Phone use is quick and easy with one-touch shortcuts to phone features, icon-driven menu and 4-way navigation with OK selection Key.
Turn off network connection and use programs, games, voice record, and datebook. Check FAA rules and regulations for proper use of electronics during flight. Phone will display Airplane Mode while in use and display Service Restricted Airplane Mode On.
Second Line Service
Keep your business and personal calls separate with two different numbers (for use in the U.S. only).
Assignable Ring Tones
Assign unique ring tones to contacts for audible notification and caller identification during incoming calls. Use the "Downloads" menu to choose from hundreds of additional ring tones to personalize your phone (phone-initiated purchases and downloads require a Data plan), or visit www.nextel.com/downloads for additional items and download instructions.
Book meetings, plan events, and set alarms that will automatically turn-on the phone if needed. Store a phone number or Direct Connect ID and initiate a call from a Datebook entry. Does not sync with other software programs.
Nextel Direct Connect ® Services
•Direct Connect Service that instantly connects you to all other Nextel users - across town or across the country.
• Group Connect: Users can instantly connect a group of people nationwide all at once.
•One-touch Direct Connect: Set your phone and instantly connect to the last Direct Connect call or an assigned Direct Connect contact by pressing the Push-To-Send (also works for Group Connect)
•Direct Connect Speaker and Privacy Modes: Use the private speaker button to switch from the internal speaker to the earpiece for private conversations or to minimize disruptions in quiet environments.
Users can instantly connect a group of people nationwide - all at once - with the Group Connect service. Click here to learn more about this service.
Whether you need turn-by-turn driving directions or a smarter way to manage your mobile travel needs, Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) solutions can help get it done. GPS location-based safety services like Mobile Locator™, allows you to locate a friend or family member's phone location at anytime, right from your computer. Enjoy audible and visual turn-by-turn driving directions to any address, anywhere on Nextel's Nationwide Network. If you need to make a 911 emergency call, the GPS feature can also help emergency personnel locate you. (If your phone has adequate access to GPS satellite signals and the emergency response center is equipped to process such information.) Click here to learn more about this service.
The new Sprint now provides industry-leading Nextel Direct Connect services including the ability to push-to-send contact information from your contact list to other Nextel Direct Send(SM)-enabled phones…instantly!
Downloadable Applications, Games, Ring Tones and Wallpapers
Use the "Downloads" menu to choose from hundreds of additional Java applications, Games, Ring tones, and Wallpaper to personalize your phone. Phone-initiated purchases and downloads require a data plan; visit www.nextel.com/downloads for additional instructions and information.
Get answers at your fingertips or take a break from a hectic schedule with included applications and games. Visit www.nextel.com/downloads for additional applications, full game versions, details on content and download instructions.
Change a setting to read phone menus and options in English, Spanish, and French.
Instantly adjust more than 10 settings for different surroundings.
Safe, hands-free cellular conversations are always available with the built-in speakerphone.
Voice Activated Dialing
Press a button and speak to dial numbers or access features.
Capture memos or phone conversations for future playback of phone numbers, tasks, or driving directions (caller must notify other party of any call recording).
Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC)
This handset has been certified as Hearing Aid Compatible in accordance with applicable industry standards. This handset has a HAC rating of M3 for hearing aids operating in the acoustic mode.