This guide is for new Verizon Wireless customers who purchased a Hydro ELITE. If you’re an existing Verizon Wireless customer, refer to the Activating and Setting Up Your Hydro ELITE by Kyocera Guide for Existing Customers.
Step 1. Insert the Micro SIM Card.
- Locate the SIM card in the red Getting Started folder you received with your phone.
- Remove the SIM card from the folder without touching the gold contacts.
- Follow the steps in our Hydro ELITE Inserting a Micro SIM Card simulation to complete the insertion of the micro SIM card.
Note: Removing the micro SIM card could delay activation and set up.
Step 2. Activate and Set Up Your New Phone.
- Turn on the phone by pressing down the Power button on the top of the phone. Refer to the Hydro ELITE Turning the Phone On and Off simulation for step-by-step visual instructions on how to do this.
- Follow the onscreen steps to complete activation and set up of your phone.
For help with your new phone, refer to our Hydro ELITE simulator.