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Kyocera Hydro

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The new Kyocera Hydro, Cricket’s first waterproof phone, is a durable Android™ 4.0 smartphone that is prepared to handle those every-day drops and spills without worry. Whether caught in a rainstorm or dropped in a sink, Hydro is certified as waterproof against sprayed water and immersion in water up to 3 feet deep for up to 30 minutes. Plus, it’s packed with all of the smartphone features you love like a 3.5-inch LCD touchscreen, 1 Ghz Snapdragon® processor, Cricket Muve Music and 3.2MP camera with an LED flash. With the Kyocera Hydro you get all of the smartphone features you want in a durable design and at a budget-friendly price!

 

 

*Phone will not operate under water and should be dried as quickly as possible when wet. To ensure that your phone maintains water resistance, make sure the connector cover and battery door are properly sealed. Kyocera guarantees the phone for water resistance within the limits of IPX5 and IPX7.

key features
3G
3G
Camera
Camera
Bluetooth
Bluetooth®
Muve Music
Muve Music
Tri-band
Tri-band
Web Browsing
Web Browsing
Mobile Web
Mobile Web
 
Top Features
3G
Yes
3.2 MP Camera
Yes
1 Ghz Processor
Yes
Waterproof up to 3ft
Yes
Phone Features
3G
Yes
Camera
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Smartphone
Yes
Muve Music
Yes
Tri-band
Yes
Web Browsing
Web Browsing
Android
Yes
Touch Screen
Yes
Certified Waterproof
Up to 30 min in up to 3 feet water
Processor Speed
1 Ghz Snapdragon® Processor
Operating System
Android Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0)
Web Browser
Yes
Mobile Web
Yes
Downloadable Games/Apps
Yes
Cricket Services Supported
Cricket Games & Apps
Yes
Location Based Services
Yes
Cricket Navigator
Yes
MyAccount
Yes
Cricket 411
Yes
Camera
Resolution
3.2 megapixel
Video
Yes
Zoom
Yes
Music
Muve Music™ Phones
Yes
Supported Music Formats
AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MP3, MIDI, Vorbis, WAVE, QCELP, EVRC
Dedicated Music Control
Yes
Dedicated Music Player
Muve Music Player
Connectivity
WiFi Access
Yes
Mobile Hotspot
Yes
Memory
Removable Memory Slot
Yes
Removable Memory Format
Muve Music Micro SD
Storage Capacity
Up to 32GB
RAM
512MB
ROM
2 GB
Battery
Battery Type
Lithium-ion
Capacity
1500 mAh
Standby Time
Up to 170 hours
Talk Time
Up to 8.5 hours
Productivity
Text and Picture Messaging
Yes
SMS
Yes
MMS
Yes
Predictive Text Input
Yes
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Yes
Visual Voicemail
Yes
Speakerphone
Yes
Phone Specs
Bar Phone
Bar Phone
Dimensions (H x W x D)
4.5 x 2.4 x 0.5 inches
Weight (w/standard battery)
4.16 oz
Keypad Style
Virtual
Form Factor
Touch bar
Headset Jack
3.5mm
Data Port
Micro USB
Color
Black
Main Display
Resolution
480 x 320
Screen Size
3.5"
General
Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) Capable
Yes
Language
English/Spanish
E911
Yes
TTY / TDD
Yes
HAC Rating
M4/T4
Warranty
1 Year
Wireless Network Capability
Technology
CDMA
Mode
Tri-Band
Data Transfer Speed
1x and 3G
 

included accessories

  • AC Adapter / Micro USB Data Cable
  • Standard Lithium Ion Battery
  • 4GB Muve Music SanDisk Memory Card

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Quick Start Instructions

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

  1. Touch the phone icon on the bottom of the Home Screen to begin the activation process for your phone.
  2. Dial *228 and tap the "Call" button. Next you will be taken to an Activation Screen.
  3. This will begin your new phone’s activation process. Be sure to listen closely for the activation confirmation.
  4. Once successfully activated, you’ll hear the message, “Your phone is now programmed, thank you for calling Cricket.”
  5. Your phone is now activated. Please allow up to 15 minutes for service to begin.
Tip: If your activation is unsuccessful, please try again at a location with a stronger signal. You may se Manual Programming to activate basic talk and text service. However, in order to activate the full features and data capabilities of your phone, please visit a Cricket store or call 1-800-CRICKET.

Manual Programming Instructions

To manually activate your Cricket phone, simply follow these steps:

  1. Charge your battery overnight.
  2. Read these instructions and have a pen ready before you call to set up service.
  3. Once your battery is charged, call 1-800-CRICKET from a different phone to speak with a Cricket representative.
  4. The 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 System ID (SID) Number.
  5. Turn on your phone using the power button.
  6. Touch the phone icon on the bottom of the Home Screen to begin the manual activation process for your phone.
  7. Enter ##626* (##NAM*) to access Number Assignment Module (NAM) Programming.
  8. You will be prompted to "Enter Subsidy Code," which you'll do by entering 333333 (six times) and pressing "OK."
  9. From the Menu select "MDN."
  10. Enter your new 10-digit Cricket phone number that you received from the Cricket representative and tap "OK."
  11. From the Menu select "MIN."
  12. Enter your new 10-digit Cricket Mobile Identification Number that you received from the Cricket representative and hit "OK."
  13. From the Menu select "CDMA Home SID."
  14. Enter the 1 to 5-digit SID System Identification Number that you received from the Cricket representative and hit "OK."
  15. Once all the information has been entered press the "Back" button and the phone will restart.
  16. One Manual Programing is complete you are ready to make basic calls. Please try the Quick Start Instructions again to activate all features. If you're still unable to activate your Kyocera Hydro, please call 1-800-CRICKET.
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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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