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Jun 27, 2008, 7:18 AM

questions about the helio hero cell phone

ok, about a week ago i bought a helio hero slider on ebay. it has been flashed for cricket service. i got it activated,it calls and texts just fine, but it wont send picture messages, or get on the internet.

is there anythuing i can do? i have pic.s and internet on my plan. do i need to get the phone flashed again? i know the guy at the cricket store said it may have problems like this. i just need to know are they permament? or can they be resolved?

any help would be appreciated.


Dec 5, 2006, 9:19 PM


I dont know what the deal is but my favorite secret site (it aint a secret nomore lol) will not work with my phone (Helio Hero)....ive tried everything and there is jus no way to get ringtones on the phone besides actually puying them from there a loop hole somewhere or does anybody know anything about gettin ringers on the phone?.... i think that media mover or the sync thing might be able to not sure tho

Dec 2, 2006, 6:25 PM


They say this phone has GPS. Where the heck is it?

Oct 9, 2006, 11:44 AM

I like the phones, but i hate..

the sprint network. It is my opinion that Verizon has the best network, followed closely by Cingular, then a distant sprint. I like Cingular's phones better, and because the difference in Network is hardly noticable, yet Cingular's phones are sooo much better than Verizon's, i would pick Cing. Over verizon anyday.. The reason why this is is the Helio forum is because im deciding where to draw the line. I like these 2 phones better than any of cingular's, but i really dont like the network of sprint. Any opinions on the matteR?

Sep 28, 2006, 1:19 PM


was wondering if it works well in michigan? if so, what areas and things like that. how's the overall performance of the phone too? thanks much!
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Sep 12, 2006, 10:38 PM

Does it have a ???

does it have a sim card so i can just buy it then like put my sim in it ???
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Aug 18, 2006, 2:10 PM

Does anyone have this thing yet?

Just wondering if anyone even has this phone yet and if there are people that do why are there no reviews on it?!

i like the phone alot and am seriously concidering it but i dont want to be the Guinea Pig... atleast with MY money... =)

Jul 26, 2006, 1:06 PM

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May 2, 2006, 7:51 PM

so helio is lookin pretty tight

So i been keepin an eye on the helio thing and it seems kool like the hero fone (slider fan Wink ). i would like to hear some feed bak from anyone with this fone.

The features look pretty tight but i would love to see the fone in person.

For all the ppl that want krn fones look at helio for it, bc one of the largest krn carriers is bakin up helio.
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Apr 28, 2006, 2:23 PM

who's the carrier??

anybody know?
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May 1, 2006, 1:03 PM


Will Helio be offering any pre-paid options?
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Apr 28, 2006, 4:16 PM


i read a few months ago on phone schoop that this phone had something ot do with myspace,..does it?
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