Notifications & ringtones: Kyocera Hydro WAVE

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Kyocera Hydro WAVE.




Emergency alerts

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Wireless Emergency Alerts.
  2. Choose to check or uncheck the following alerts:
    • Imminent Threat - Extreme
    • Imminent Threat - Severe
    • Amber
  3. Presidential alerts can not be disabled.


Incoming email

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Gmail.
  2. Press the Menu icon with three lines, then tap Settings.
  3. Choose the desired email account to edit the following settings:
    • Notifications: Check to enable
    • Inbox sound & vibrate
      • Label notificaitons: Check to enable
      • Sound: Choose ringtone
      • Vibrate: Check to enable
      • Notify for every message: Check to enable



Ringtone for all calls

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Sound & notification.
  2. Tap Phone ringtone and choose the desired sound.


Ringtone for calls from one contact

You cannot assign a ringtone to contacts stored on the SIM card or phone (device memory).


  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Contacts and choose the desired contact.
  2. Tap the Edit icon, then tap Incoming settings > Ringtone.
  3. Choose the desired sound, then tap OK > Save.