Transfer Audio Files from a PC:

  1. Connect the Android phone to the PC via USB
  2. On the phone, enable “Media device” / “File Transfer” when prompted or from the Notification area
  3. Launch the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the audio files on the PC
  5. Copy and transfer the desired audio files to the phone storage in the “Ringtones” and “Notifications” directories
  6. Once done, eject the phone storage and safely disconnect the phone from the USB cord

Change the General Ringtone:

  1. Open “Settings
  2. Access” Sound & notification
  3. Select the desired ringtone
  4. Tap “OK
  5. Optionally, turn “Also vibrate for calls” ON or OFF

Change a Specific Contact’s Ringtone:

NOTE: Custom ringtones can’t be assigned for contacts located on the phone’s internal memory or SIM card.

  1. Launch “Contacts
  2. Tap and hold the desired contact
  3. Tap “Edit” > “Menu” > “Set ringtone
  4. Select the desired ringtone and tap “OK

Change the Notification Alert Sound:

  1. Launch “Settings
  2. Access “Sound & notification
  3. Tap “Default notification ringtone
  4. Select the desired notification and tap “OK



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