Phone setup

Inserting a SIM card

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Inserting a SIM card
  1. SIM tool
    Use the SIM tool to open the SIM tray.
  2. SIM card
    Insert the SIM card in the tray.

Charge your device
Before turning on your device, charge it fully.

User manual
To view the User Manual on the device, tap
SettingsSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon > HelpSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 2.

Use only Samsung-approved chargers and cables. Damage caused by the use of accessories not approved by Samsung is not covered by warranty.

microSD™ card sold separately.
Use the SIM card provided by the carrier.

Smart Switch

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Smart Switch

A sure and secure way to move your data to your Galaxy.
Whether you’re coming from an iOS or Android platform, you can easily transfer your data with Smart Switch.
From your new Galaxy device swipe up and tap Settings > Accounts and backup > Bring data from old device and follow the prompts.
Scan the QR code using your old device for more information on how to switch.

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - QR code

Visit kaywa.me/switchtogalaxy for detailed information on switching.

Touch screen

Navigating your phone

  • From the home screen, swipe up to access Apps.
  • Tap Recent to view recently viewed apps.
  • Tap Back to return to the previous screen.
  • Tap Home at any time to return to the main Home screen.
    ‐ Press and hold to launch Google Assistant.

Notification panel
Swipe down from the top of the display to get quick access to alerts including new messages, emails, and software updates.

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Notification panel

Personalize

Touch and hold a blank space on a home screen to personalize:

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Personalize
  • Wallpapers: Change the look of the home and lock screens with a variety of wallpapers.
  • Themes: Change the look for system screens and icons.
  • Widgets: Quickly drag a widget to an empty space on a home screen for quick access to applications.
    ‐ To move a widget, hold and drag it to a new location.
    ‐ To delete a widget, touch and hold it, and then tap Remove.
  • Settings: Customize the look of the home screen.
    ‐ To add a home screen, scroll to the right (a screen is displayed with a plus sign) and tapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 8.
    ‐ To delete a home screen, touch and hold the screen, and then tapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 7.
    ‐ From the app panel, to add an app to the Home screen, press and hold the app and then tap Add to Home.

Calls and voicemail

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Keypad

HD Voice capable
Enjoy crystal clear conversations with HD Voice!
Make a call

  1. From the home screen, tap Phone.
  2. Select an option to place a call:
    • Keypad: Manually enter telephone number.
    • Recents: Return or retry a previous call.
    • Contacts: Call from your address book.
SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - voicemail

Call waiting
To answer a new call while you have a call in progress:

  • Touch and slideSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 10 in any direction and tap an option.

Check voicemail

  1. From the home screen, tap Phone.
  2. Press and hold Voicemail SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 11.

Messages

Send a message

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - message
  1. From the home screen, tap Messages > Compose a new message.
  2. Enter a phone number or contact name in the Recipient field.
  3. Tap Enter a message and enter your text.
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 35 to attach an image from the Gallery, capture an image or record a video.
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 8 for more attachment options
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 14 to add an emoticon
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 15 to add a sticker
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 16 to add a GIF
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 17 for speech to text
    • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 18 for keyboard settings
    • Tap SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 36  for additional features
  4. TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 19 to send the message.

Please don’t text and drive.

Email

Email setup

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Email setup
  1. From the home screen, swipe up for Apps, and then tap the Google folder > Gmail.
  2. Tap GOT IT > Add an email address and follow the prompts to set up.

Create and send an email message

  1. From the home screen,  swipe up for Apps and then tap the Google folder > Gmail.
  2. In the top right, tap your profile picture to switch between accounts.
  3. Tap Compose and enter your message.
  4. TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 21 to add attachments.
  5. TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 22 to send a message.

Useful apps

These services make using Cricket even better and easier!

 myCricket: Access billing, make a quick payment, view usage, and access support from the palm of your hand.
 Visual Voicemail: Quickly view, access, and playback your voicemail messages, easily save important numbers to your Favorites lists, and respond to messages by calling back or texting.
 theSCOOP: Get news, local weather, sports scores, entertainment, and more right to your phone.
Samsung Members: Get expert support, community connections, insider tips & exclusive perks.
Visit samsung.com/us/support/owners/ app/Samsung-members for more information.

Camera & video

Take a picture

SAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - Camera


From the home screen, tap Camera.

  • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 28 to take a photo.
  • Pinch to zoom in or out.
  • TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 29 or swipe up to take selfies.
  • Swipe right or left to select a shooting mode.

Record a video
From the home screen, tap Camera, then swipe left for VIDEO.
• TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 30 to start recording.
• TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 29 or swipe up to record selfies.
• TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 31 to capture a picture while recording.
• TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 32 to pause recording.
• TapSAMSUNG SM A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone - icon 33 to end recording.

Share a Picture or Video

  1. After taking a picture, tap the Image viewer at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Select the photo or video you want to share, and then tap Share.
  3. Select the desired option to share your photo or video and follow the prompts.

Note: Press the Side key twice to quickly launch the camera app.

More information

On the web
Detailed support information, including device specifications and a full user manual, are available at cricketwireless.com/support/devices.

On the phone
• Call Customer Care at 1-855-246-2461 or
• Dial 611 from your phone

Accessories
Cricket offers a full line of accessories.
Visit cricketwireless.com/shop/accessories or your local Cricket retailer.

© 2022 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Samsung & Samsung Galaxy have registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Other company and product names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. Screen images simulated. The appearance of the device may vary. The images shown are for reference only. If you use a screen protector, make sure it allows for use of touch-screen features.
© 2022 Cricket Wireless LLC. All rights reserved. Cricket and the Cricket logo are trademarks under license to Cricket Wireless LLC.

Documents / Resources

SAMSUNG SM-A136UZKZAIO Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone [pdf] User Guide
SM-A136UZKZAIO, Galaxy A13 5G Smartphone

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