Huawei Ascend II Android Smartphone

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Huawei Ascend II Overview

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Requires Android Muve Music Plan.

The Huawei Ascend II (M865) is the latest Cricket Android smartphone featuring the Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and Cricket’s Muve Music experience. This value-priced Android comes with a 3.5” HVGA touch-screen with a virtual keyboard, 5MP camera/camcorder, microSD slot, Wi-Fi capability, and 3G Real Web Browsing. Plus, get access to over 200,000 cool apps on the Android market as well as great Google apps like YouTube, Gmail, Google Maps, Google Search and more!

key features
3G
3G
Camera
Camera
Bluetooth
Bluetooth®
Muve Music
Muve Music
Tri-band
Tri-band
Web Browsing
Web Browsing
Mobile Web
Mobile Web
 
Phone Features
3G
Yes
Camera
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Muve Music
Yes
Smartphone
Yes
Tri-band
Yes
Web Browsing
Web Browsing
Android
Yes
Touch Screen
Yes
Processor Speed
600 mhz
Operating System
Android Gingerbread (2.3)
Video Phone
Yes
Mobile Web
Yes
Downloadable Games/Apps
Yes
Vibrate Alert
Yes
Cricket Services Supported
Real Web Browsing
Yes
Cricket 411
Yes
Camera
Resolution
5.0 megapixel
Video
Yes
Zoom
Yes
Music
Muve Musicâ„¢ Phones
Yes
Supported Music Formats
MP3, AMR-NB, WAVE PCM, MIDI, AAC, HE-AACv1, HE-AACv2, Ogg Vorbis
Dedicated Music Player
Muve Music Player
Dedicated Music Player
Yes
Connectivity
WiFi Access
Yes
Mobile Hotspot
Yes
Bluetooth Enabled
Yes
Stereo Bluetooth Enabled
Yes
Memory
Removable Memory Format
Muve Music Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type
Lithium-ion
Standby Time
Up to 300 hours
Talk Time
Up to 220 minutes
Productivity
Text and Picture Messaging
Yes
SMS
Yes
MMS
Yes
Predictive Text Input
Yes
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Yes
Speakerphone
Yes
Voice Activated Dialing
Yes
Phone Specs
Bar Phone
Bar Phone
Touchscreen
Touchscreen
Dimensions (H x W x D)
4.6 x 2.4 x .6 inches
Weight (w/standard battery)
5.12 oz
Keypad Style
Virtual
Form Factor
Touch bar
Headset Jack
Yes
Headset Jack
3.5mm
Data Port
Micro USB
Color
Black
Main Display
Resolution
480 x 320
Screen Size
3.5"
Screen Type
3.5" HVGA
# Colors
262K
General
Language
English/Spanish
HAC Rating
M4/T3
Warranty
1 Year
Wireless Network Capability
Mode
Tri-Band
Data Transfer Speed
1x, 3G and WiFi
 

included accessories

  • Travel Charger/USB Cable
  • Standard lithium ion battery

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Data & Memory (2)

Cricket 4GB microSD Card

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Currently backordered
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$14.99
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Quick Start Instructions

To start your Cricket service, just follow these easy instructions:

  1. Charge your battery overnight.
  2. Read these instructions and have a pen ready before you call to set up service.
  3. If you have signed up for Cricket service, a valid Social Security or Driver's License Number will be required to activate your phone.  Please have this information ready when you call to activate your Cricket phone.
  4. Once your battery is charged, call 1-800-CRICKET from a different phone.
  5. A Cricket representative will give you:
  • Your new Cricket MDN (Mobile Directory Number).  This is your 10 digit phone number. 
  • Your new 10 digit Cricket MIN (Mobile Identification Number)
  • Your 1 to 5 digit Cricket CDMA System ID Number.
  • Please write these numbers down for future reference.

Program your Cricket phone number into your Cricket phone using the instructions below.

Programming your Cricket phone

Over-The-Air Programming:

  1. Turn on your phone using the power button
  2. Dial *228 and press the send button
  3. This will start the activation process, follow the voice prompts
  4. If your phone fails to program over the air, please refer to the keypad programming instructions below

Manual Programming Instructions:

  1. Turn on your phone using the power button.  While in the programming mode the [DONE] key is used to save and the [BACK] key is used to exit without saving.
  2. Enter ##626* (##NAM*) for NAM Programming
  3. You will be prompted to ENTER SUBSIDY CODE
  4. Enter 333333 (3 six times) and press [OK].
  5. Select MDN (Mobile Directory Number/10 Digit Phone Number)
  6. Enter your new 10 digit Cricket MDN and press [OK]
  7. Select MIN (Mobile Identification Number)
  8. Enter your new 10 digit Cricket MIN and press [OK]
  9. Select CDMA Home SID.
  10. Enter the 1 to 5 digit CDMA System ID.
  11. Press the [DONE] button. Your phone will reset.
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Cricket is upgrading its CDMA network to 4G GSM and expects to stop offering CDMA wireless service as early as March 2015. THIS CDMA PHONE WILL NO LONGER WORK ON OUR WIRELESS NETWORK AFTER WE COMPLETE THIS UPGRADE.

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