Review: Kyocera Torque for Sprint
Nice review of the new Kyo Torque
I stopped by the local Sprint corp store today (Mar. 6) to take a look at it but when they said isn't available until the 8th, I decided I'd go to AT&T's store instead to look over their PTT offerings. Now that the Torque has received such a good first review here on Phonescoop, I'll be anxious to stop back by the Sprint store on the 8th and give it a try. The increase to $20/line/mo iDEN penalty will definitely have me off of Nextel, one way or another, before the end of March. I'm glad that the Torque sounds like a good phone to try out.
Thanks for the thorough review.
BTW, has anyone heard if Verizon has any plans to upgrade it'...
(1) If you want to use Sprint Direct Connect (SDC) you have to turn off the LTE. Not a problem at this moment, becaue there is very little Sprint LTE installed anywhere, but as soon as they get their LTE network up & running, that's going to be a major negative aspect for SDC users to have to keep switching back & forth between CDMA & LTE modes in order to use their SDC and also take advantage of the upcoming 4G network's bandwidth.
(2) The sound quality of incoming calls sounded as if the caller was holding their nose while they talked, and even at max volume it wasn't loud enough. T...
This forum is closed.