Are Cell Phone Manuals Free?

User manuals for cellphones on third-party websites such as and are free, as of 2015. provides cellphone manuals for 69 brands, while covers 206 brands. Cellphone manufacturers such as Samsung and Motorola also provide free cellphone manuals.

Users can download these manuals as PDF files or peruse them on the websites as web articles. and list the brands in alphabetical order and provide download links for each cellphone model. Websites of manufacturers typically offer a selection dialog box or a list whereby users can specify the type and model number of their cellphones to narrow down the search process. After a user selects a model, the website displays the user manual using the built-in PDF support of the web browser.