Kyocera Wild Card / Lingo / M1000
Wild Card: The Good and Bad
The bad: The vibrator is anemic and difficult to feel unless you're actually holding the phone. Although I think the internal speaker is somewhat improved over the Switch_Back's, it is still...
I don't like that Virgin Mobile has disabled file transfer via Blutooth or data cable.
Hey OmegaWolf747. I've seen your posts throughout several forums discussing this phone. Seems you went through something of a research crusade over a year ago, much like I am going through today.
I inherited the Wild Card from someone so am catching up on the features AND limitations of this phone. After perusing dozens of forums and sites I've come to the disappointed realization that Virgin Mobile has indeed distributed a gimped version of the otherwise capable Kyocera M1000 by deliberately disabling key features like:
- Data transfer via cable or bluetooth
- Direct download when surfing the ...
VM has a BlackBerry now where nothing is disabled, so that might be worth checking out. I've moved on to Boost Mobile's BlackBerry Curve, which is totally customizable.
I still have a soft spot for my little Wild Card, which I put out to pasture in my drawer.