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Kyocera Hydro Shore splashes into AT&T GoPhone

AT&T recently began offering another Kyocera smartphone as part of its GoPhone prepaid service. The Hydro Shore, which runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, is a waterproof handset that also withstands dust as well. Key specifications for the Kyocera Hydro Shore: 5-inch qHD display 1.1GHz quad-core processor 1GB RAM 8GB storage 5-megapixel rear camera 2-megapixel front camera 2160mAh

Kyocera’s Hydro Shore is a waterproof phone for the budget crowd

Kyocera has announced the Hydro Shore, a budget-friendly waterproof phone available for AT&T’s GoPhone pre-paid service. With IPX5 and IPX7 certifications, Kyocera says that the Hydro Shore can survive contact with water, as well as immersion in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. The screen is also designed to allow you to operate the touchscreen while wet.

Aside from its waterproofing features, the Hydro Shore comes running Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box,  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy J7, LG G Stylo 2 and Kyocera Hydro REACH head to Boost and Virgin Mobile on April 15

On April 15, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile will begin carrying three new budget smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J7, LG G Stylo 2 and Kyocera Hydro REACH will all be available on April 15, and all priced under $ 230. Each phone offers something a bit different than the others. For example, Kyocera’s Hydro REACH has a 5-inch QHD display and is both dust and waterproof, with Wet Touchscreen Operation. It runs Android 5.1 and comes with 1GB of RAM  [Read More…]

Kyocera Hydro VIEW will make its way to Cricket on January 8 for $79

The Kyocera Hydro VIEW will be Cricket’s latest waterproof smartphone, and it will become available to customers on January 8 the company announced at CES 2016. This 4G LTE smartphone is IP57-rated, meaning its both dust and waterproof, making it perfect for those who work out in the field, or in construction. Featuring a 5-inch display, the Hydro VIEW is not aimed to be a top of the line smartphone, but more for someone  [Read More…]

AT&T scoops up Kyocera Hydro Air for GoPhone plans


AT&T is now selling the waterproof Kyocera Hydro Air as part of its GoPhone prepaid service. Priced $ 99, the phone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and features a 5-inch qHD (960×540 pixel) display.

The Hydro Air is IP57 rated, meaning it can withstand sitting in up to 3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes. Powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, other specs include a 5-megapixel rear camera, 1GB RAM, and 8GB  [Read More…]

Get the Kyocera Hydro Icon and six months of FREE service for $49.99

Ready for a huge deal? How about a great device and a year’s worth of service for less than some people pay for their monthly rate plan? If you’re looking to ditch your contract carrier, this package from FreedomPop is definitely worthy of your attention and may save you a significant deal of moolah, baby.

This bundle includes a brand-new Kyocera Hydro Icon PLUS six months of wireless service with no contract or commitment. You’ll get unlimited texting, unlimited talk, 1GB of 4G LTE data per  [Read More…]

Kyocera’s Hydro WAVE surfs onto T-Mobile and MetroPCS

The latest smartphone part of Kyocera’s portfolio of durable and waterproof smartphones is the Hydro WAVE, which is launching on both T-Mobile and MetroPCS. Sporting a 5-inch display, the durable, yet affordable piece of kit not only provides peace of mind while in use, but it also won’t break the bank.

Kyocera Hydro WAVE splashes onto T-Mobile and MetroPCS

Kyocera has been no stranger to producing durable and waterproof phones.  Their Hydro line can be mostly found via prepaid carriers, with low retail pricing to boot.  That being said, these phones aren’t meant to shine in the specs department.

Today we get word on a Kyocera Hydro update for T-Mobile and MetroPCS, the WAVE.


As expected, we have some robust durability specs:  IP57 certification, for waterproofing (immersion for up  [Read More…]

Kyocera Hydro Life for T-mobile available at Wal-Mart August 8th

Kyocera has announced today that their IP57 certified waterproof, shock-proof, and drop-proof phone, Hydro Life, will be available at Wal-Mart for T-Mobile customers on August 8th. The device will sell for just $ 124.99 (plus fees) and MetroPCS will also launch the Hydro Life on August 29.

The Hydro Life features a durable design with a 4.5-inch impact-resistant IPS qHD touchscreen, reinforced housing and non-slip finish — powered by a 2000 mAh battery. It has a  [Read More…]

T-Mobile and MetroPCS add waterproof and rugged Kyocera Hydro Life


T-Mobile and MetroPCS have announced the upcoming availability of the Kyocera Hydro Life, a waterproof and rugged Android smartphone. Arriving at the Un-carrier’s door on August 8, the handset features a 4.5-inch impact-resistant display, a 5-megapixel rear camera, front-facing 2-megapixel shooter, and 2000mAh battery. Other details include protection against drops and shock, water, dust, and… Read more »

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