|Leap's Cricket service launches the Kyocera KX9e|
Posted: 26-Jul-2006 [Source: Kyocera]
[Cricket adds the Kyocera KX9e flip phone to its line-up featuring quick dialing and texting, 65K colors, speakerphone, voice-actived dialing and predictive text input.]
San Diego -- Kyocera Wireless Corp. and Leap Wireless International, Inc. announced the availability of the Kyocera KX9e, a sleek clamshell handset designed to be both fashionable and affordable, for Cricket customers. The handset features Cricket Clicks(TM) functionality, including downloadable wallpapers, screensavers, ringtones, games and more.
A compact silver flip phone with an easy-to-use keypad for quick dialing and text messaging, KX9e offers a high-quality, 65,000-color display, a loud and clear speakerphone and Kyocera's renowned intuitive user interface. Designed with simplicity in mind, KX9e includes polyphonic ringtones, a vivid 1.6" 128x128 pixel color display, and voice memo capability that allows for easy voice "notes" on the go.
The handset is also compatible with Cricket's roaming service, Travel Time(TM), and is Cricket Clicks(TM) capable for downloadable wallpapers, screensavers, games and ringtones directly over the air to add to those already included on the phone. With a powerful speakerphone, voice-activated dialing and vibrate alert, KX9e also features preloaded polyphonic ring tones and screen savers; predictive text input for rapid text messaging; Enhanced Messaging Service (EMS) for downloading ringtones from Mycricket.com; a contact directory and volume controls on the side of the phone. Productivity tools include a scheduler, calculator, alarm clock, stopwatch, tip calculator, countdown timer, and voice memos.
The Kyocera KX9e measures 1.88 in. x 3.46 in. x 0.98 in. and weighs 3.5 ounces with CDMA talk time up to 3.5 hours and standby time up to 175 hours.
The Kyocera KX9e is available at select Cricket retail stores and Cricket dealers immediately for $119.99. With Cricket's unlimited calling plans, no signed contracts, and no credit checks, the Kyocera KX9e is the perfect complement. A complete line of Genuine Accessories by Kyocera(TM) is also available for the KX9e. For more information, please visit a local Cricket retail location, or online visit www.mycricket.com or www.kyocera-wireless.com.
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