Notifications & ringtones: Kyocera Hydro LIFE

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




Emergency alerts

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Messaging.
  2. Press the Menu icon at the bottom right and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap Emergency alerts.
  4. Select or clear check boxes for these options:
    • Imminent extreme alerts
    • Imminent severe alerts
    • AMBER alerts


Incoming email

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'DEVICE,' tap Sound.
  4. Under 'SYSTEM,' tap Default notification sound.
  5. Tap file to use as your notification sound, then tap OK.



Ringtone for all calls

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. Under 'DEVICE,' tap Sound.
  3. Under 'CALL RINGTONE & VIBRATE,' tap Phone ringtone.
  4. Tap file to use as your ringtone, then tap OK.


Ringtone for calls from one contact

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


  1. From any home screen, tap People.
  2. Tap the contact you want to edit.
  3. Tap Menu > Set ringtone.