Summary: I bought this phone because of the keyboard but the phone its self is bad it turns on and off whenever it wants to freezing this is just a consul hassle will not recommend this to anybody elseAnd the apps I have on it like Facebook Pinterest Instagram most the time it will say not respondingif this continues please contact your carrier the phone sucks only had it a week and gave up
Summary: Aaron's husband says: "This thing is the biggest piece of junk I have ever had the misfortune to use. Applications suddenly quit. Features stop working. The keyboard likes to stop working too. I hate the thing. Never will I touch Kyocera again!
Works with Ting, has keyboard, but camera and call quality leave much to be desired
14 September 2014
Summary: Looking for a phone, with a keyboard, to use on Ting. This works, and is okay, but the sound quality on the HTC Evo Shift is far, far superior. However, we did keep this one for the kids to have as a backup phone when they go out (yes we are the horrible parents who don't let our 15 and 12 year olds have their own phones.) The keyboard on this is actually a lot nicer than the Shift, and the lack of bloatware on it is fantastic.
HOW TO ROOT YOUR KYOCERA RISE FOR ABSOLUTELY FREE; DELETE BLOATWARE; MAKE IT RUN EFFICIENTLY !
Toni Smith, Amazon
9 September 2014
Summary: Comes with a LOT of BLOATWARE. If you don't know how to ROOT your phone , to get rid of it all, here is a Root Guide: http://forums.androidcentral.com/misc-android-phone-chat/229764-guide-root-your-kyocera-rise.html Basically, Download THIS zip file (Dev host/ automatic rooter) : http://d-h.st/gkM Then download the Kyocera Drivers for Windows : http://www.kyocera-wireless.com/support/phone_drivers.htm Then Connect your Phone to the USB, and to your computer (after...