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Kyocera Hydro Wave

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of Kyocera Hydro Wave. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and performance. The usability and portability also get good feedback, but the camera and reliability get negative views.

price, portability, usability, performance, battery

reliability, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Kyocera Hydro Wave is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Kyocera Hydro Wave from The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Comments about the screen and performance are generally positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are less positive about the camera. Comments are divided on the reliability.

portability, usability, price, performance, screen


56% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: T-mobile Kyocera Hydro WAVET-mobile Kyocera Hydro WAVE

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Mark Peters (

Kyocera Hydro Wave waterproof Android smartphone


Kyocera Hydro Wave 4G LTE smartphone : Kyocera Mobile introduced its newest waterproof 4G LTE Android smartphone - the Kyocera Hydro Wave. The latest in Kyocera's portfolio of durable, waterproof smartphones, the Hydro Wave sports a large 5-inch...

The waterproof phone also is equipped with a 5 megapixel digital camera capable of 720p HD video capture at 30fps, a 3-axis accelerometer, Stereo Bluetooth (4.0 + LE/EDR) wireless technology support, as well as voice recognition and hearing-aid...

Jul, 2015

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I decided to write this review after buying a 64 gb sd card, and being unable to install it into this phone because it hasn't upgraded from an sd card technology that is almost SEVEN years old. Before this, I had to delete my games (which ran very...

Dec, 2016

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Kyocera hydro air at&t


This phone is great rugged yes water proof yes fast everything yes great speed greats pics great quality I think the metro PCs version of this phone is prolly why you people are so disappointed cause yes metro PCs sucks and I wouldn't buy anything from...

Jun, 2016

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it did the same thing the one it was replaceing did froze , dropped calls

May, 2016

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I bought this phone and purchased a 16GB card for it . All Google Apps and heavy hitters (like FB and Instagram) will NOT load apps onto SD card . OS takes up almost half of phone memory and when you add apps it is hard to keep LTE from over heating. I...

May, 2016

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Love this phone cheap but water proof


Love this phone.It's great for my 13 year old son.Waterproof and inexpensive. Tough glass too almost unbreakable.

May, 2016

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t mobile cell


I ordered th is cell online to pick up at my local walmart. I tried unsuccessfully to activate it online. I finally called for asdisrance. After approximately 30 minutes. I was told I needed to return the cell to the store because the memory card had...

Apr, 2016

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Read all the reviews and ordered my phone. No problems. Great phone for me.

Apr, 2016

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worst phone ever


My daughter, my husband, and my brother in law all got this phone. The phones first had a problem with the sim mount i fixed it a few times after it finally stopped saying sim card is unmounted. Then the screen freezes have to hold power and volume...

Apr, 2016

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Critical Flaws


Pros: Ruggedized, Water Resistant, Battery life AWESOME. Cons: Erratic software, no way to root to get rid of Metro PCS bloatware, cannot utilize even a large MicroSD memory chip effectively, automatically "call ends" when dialing from contacts,...

Apr, 2016
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