Cricket Chorus™

D930

Product Description/Overview - The Cricket Chorus™ is valued packed! Muve Music™ software comes pre-loaded onto the Cricket Chorus™ device; giving unlimited music downloads from top record labels and sharing capabilities with your friends. With SRS WOW HD Technology, playback quality of audio is significantly improved and delivers a dynamic 3D entertainment experience with deep, rich bass and high frequency clarity for crisp detail.<br /> That’s just the start check-out the all the applications on your new Cricket Chorus™ today!

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Muve Music

  • Dedicated muve Music key
  • Only muve Music device with a premium audio experience

 

Touch Screen

  • 3.2 inch WQVGA TFT display
  • Resistive touchscreen
  • Linux based OS optimized for easy personalization

On the go Video

  • 2 MP Camera with Video Camcorder
  • Camcorder MPEG4 (15fps QVGA)

 

  • SRS Surround Sound enhanced audio with rich full sound
  • Select sound enhancer for Acoustic, Blues, Classical, Hip Hop etc.

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Design Type Feature Phone
Form Factor Candy Bar
Color Black
Display Physical Size 3.2"
Technology WQVGA TFT Display
Features Resistive Touchscreen
Platform OS No
Camera Main Resolution 2 MP
Video Capture Camcorder MPEG4 (15fps QVGA)
Processor CPU 600MHz dual ARM processor
Battery Capacity Li-ion 1000 mAh
Talk Time* Up to 250 mins
Standby Time* Up to 220 Hrs
Wireless Charging No

*Actual times vary because some features & applications may use more power

Memory Internal 512 x 256 MByte
Expandable SD up to 32 GB
Connectivity Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
Wi-Fi No
Mobile Hotspot No
GPS GPS, aGPS, sGPS
USB Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Accessory Compatibility Hearing Aid Compliance Compliance (M4/T3)

Support Overview

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General

How to turn on and turn off Chorus Smart Phone

Long press the Power key until the power-on animation appears; under power-on status, long press the Power key and confirm to turn it off.

What kind of input methods does Chorus Smart Phone support? How do we switch the input method?

The phone supportsAndroid keyboard and XT9 text input method. Long press “Type to compose”, tap “Input method” under “Edit text” and then select “Android keyboard” or “XT9 Text Input”.

How to switch to the sleep mode in Chorus Smart Phone

After entering theidle screenfor a while, the phone will automatically switch to the sleep mode; or you can press the Power key to turn off the screen and enter the sleep mode.

How to backup data for users

If the operators have customized PC-side software, then users can directly backup the data through PC-side software; if not, users can generally backup and restore the data through the third-party software.

What kind of data do users need to backup?

Call logs, contacts, text messages, multimedia messages, photos, videos, personal settings, etc. Users can also backup the items in SD card completely through some tools, and select to confirm the backup items.

How to light up the screen as Chorus Smart Phone is in idle screen

Simply press the Power key to light up the screen. In order to avoid the accidental light-up caused by inadvertent operations and prolong the standby time, any key wakeup function is not realized.

Does Chorus Smart Phone have short-range sensor?

No, it doesn't.

What is the working temperature of Chorus Smart Phone?

-10℃--50℃

How to use the input methods after installing them

After installing the input methods, go to Settings > Phone settings > Keyboard to enable the installed input method. After that, long press the text input area in any interface to change the input method.

How to add Android account in Chorus Smart Phone

The Phone doesn't support this function.

How to move or delete the icons on the desktop

Hold the icon that you want to remove for at least 2 seconds, and then you will feel that the handset is slightly shaking, which means the icon has already been selected, and drag this icon to a new position. If you drag it to the trash at the lower part of the screen, then the icon will be deleted. This operation can also move the icon in the menu to the desktop.

How to backup and restore contacts in Android handset

Enter Contacts, and then select “backup/ restore contacts” to pop up a dialog box, including: Export contacts, Import contacts, Backup contacts data, Restore contacts data, Delete designated contact and Empty contacts. When you want to backup the contacts previously stored in SD card, just select “Import contacts” to list all the backup items of all contacts in SD card. At this moment simply select the contacts you want to import.

How to restore the factory settings

A lot of minor issues regarding the handset could be solved through restoring of the factory settings. Go to Settings—privacy—Factory data reset, select “Reset Phone” and click the pop-up icon “Erase everything”. The reset process takes about one minute and after that the handset will be restarted and stop on an English interface. Pull out the battery directly and reinstall it to turn on the handset.

How to forward text messages using ANDROID handset

Please hold the text message that you want to forward for 2 seconds to display a menu option, and select “Forward” to forward the text message.
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Display

What are the size of Chorus LCD, its resolutions and pixels?

  1. ’ TFT, 240*320, 260K

How to arrange the desktop icons and self-define the desktop wallpaper

In idle screen, long press the empty space on the desktop for about 2 seconds to pop up a menu option, such as: Shortcuts, Widgets, Folders, Wallpapers, and so on.
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Sound

How to set the ring tone for text message in Android handset

Firstly enter the text message interface, press the Menu button, tap Settings to display a menu option, and select “Select ringtone” to set the ring tome for text message.
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Camera

What is the pixel size of the camera supported by Chorus Smart Phone?

  1. MP, but the actual parameters are subject to the operator’s customization.
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Memory

How much memory does Chorus Smart Phone have?

512MB Flash + 512MB RAM

How to check the SD card’s information and its available memory

In idle screen, go to MEUN--Settings—Phone settings—Storage settings.

What is the maximum capacity of SD card that Chorus Smart Phone supports?

The capacity of SD card is up to 32GB.
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Battery

What are the theoretical standby time and talk time of Chorus Smart Phone?

Standby time: 190 hours, Talk time: 190 minutes. The above theoretical values may vary regarding the networks.
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Connectivity

Which frequency bands does Chorus Smart Phone support?

800/PCS1900/AWS

How to open U disk function of Chorus Smart Phone

Insert the SD card, turn off the phone and connect the phone to the PC through the data cable. As you turn on the phone, the phone will directly display “Open USB disk”. Simply tap the icon to open U disk function.

Does Chorus Smart Phone support the Bluetooth headset?

Yes, it does. Simply connect the phone to your Bluetooth headset.

Does Chorus Smart Phone support WIFI?

No, it doesn’t.

How many Bluetooth devices can Chorus Smart Phone connect to at the same time? And how many Bluetooth devices can be connected to the phone for data transmission?

Theoretically, the number of connected Bluetooth devices is unlimited, but at the same time, only one Bluetooth device can be connected to the phone for data transmission.

Does the driver need to be installed as Chorus Smart Phone is used as U disk?

There is no need. If the phone uses SD card function, directly connect using a USB cable and select “Open USB disk”.

How to transmit files via Bluetooth function using Chorus Smart Phone

In idle screen, go to MENU---Phone settings---Network settings---Bluetooth, connect Chorus Smart phone to another phone, select the file needed to transmit, press the MENU button, and then select “Transmit via Bluetooth” to transmit the file.

Why does the data flow generate as Android handset opens the data connection?

The data flow will generate because the handset automatically connects to the network server as the data connection is open. As the data connection is open, the handset need send request to the network server first, and the network server can establish a connection upon acknowledge message after receiving the request. This interaction will result in the generation of data flow. However the flow size won’t be too large, normally about a few KB or more than ten KB. Besides, the flow statistics data in the handset is just a reference value. The detailed flow data is subject to the operator’s statistics.
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Software & Apps

Does the Chorus have a built-in driver?

No, the phone doesn’t have built-in driver due to customization.

Does Chorus Smart Phone support the expansion of JAVA applications?

No, it does not.

Does Chorus Smart Phone support SD card upgrade?

Yes. For details, please refer to the guide documents that ZTE provided.

Can ZTE Chorus Smart Phone be upgraded from Android 2.2 operating system to Android 2.3?

Currently ZTE Chorus Smart Phone directly uses Android 2.3 operating system. It does not need to upgrade.

Comparing to the previous version, what improvements and characteristics does Android 2.3 operating system have?

  1. Large-scale improvement on the overall performance.
  2. G network sharing;
  3. Support Flash;
  4. App2sd function;
  5. Brand new application store;
  6. Development of more Web application API interfaces.

How to upgrade the software version of Chorus Smart Phone

Currently we could upgrade the software either through the tool from the agency, or through the SD card.

How to install the applications to my Android handset

You can’t connect to the PC to install the applications through 91 handset assistant because there is no built-in driver in the phone. You can download APK application alone into the SD card in advance, insert the SD card into the phone, and install apk application in Myfiles on the desktop.

What differences does an Android handset have?

Android handset adopts touch screen technology, supports video, audio, HD image & Wi-Fi technology, and it also integrates the applications such as Google map, Gmail. Besides, a type of high-performance handset browser can also be preinstalled under the Android platform. Before this, Google has already released Android Software Develop Kits (SDK) in public, and its purpose is to attract external developers to develop massive applications for Android handset. The number of Android handset users will increase as the number of Android applications rises.

Does Android belong to Linux operation system?

Strictly speaking, Android doesn’t belong to Linux operation system and it runs based on Linux2.6. kernel. The levels of Android system can be described like this, the bottom is Linux, the middle is java virtual machine called Dalvik, and the top is Android running time library. The applications in Android system are the Java applications running onDalvik, but Dalvik is running in Linux. Therefore, it can be said that Android is the operating system that runs on the Linux operating system, and Android itself is not any version of Linux.

What is the “Android Market”?

The new Android Market is described as an “open content distribution system”, whichcan help Android handset end-users search, purchase, download and install all kinds of contents. Unlike the platform of Microsoft and Apple, Android Market can provide users with diversified contents, including the contents from every large media company and the programs from amateur developers.

What is APK?

APK is short for Android Package, which is Android installation package (anapk). APK is similar to the file format of Symbian Sis or Sisx. Users can install it by directly transferring APK file to Android simulator or Android handset. Similar to sis, APK file can eventually pack android sdk compiled project to a setup program file with the format of APK. In fact, APK file is zip format, but the suffix nameis changed to apk. After Unzipped, Dex file can be found. Dex is short for Dalvik VM executes, which is the execute program of Android Dalvik. It is not byte code of Java ME, but byte code of Dalvik.

What does “ROOT” mean?

Root is a kind of authority used for the system, which is the highest. With root authority, users can modify the files in the internal system. In order to prevent the system files from being altered by the software (virus), Android system has hidden root authority, which means generally one can’t modify the system files.

How to confirm the currently running tasks in the handset and how to close the tasks

Open main menu and go to “Advanced Task Manager” to check the currently running tasks in the handset, and close the unnecessary tasks.

How to remove the applications installed in ANDROID handset

Install apk application in Myfiles on the desktop. You can reset to the factory settings to remove the applications.

How to check the version of the handset

Enter Settings and click “About Phone” to check therelevantinformationregarding the handset.
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Security

Does Chorus Smart Phone support unlock pattern? How to operate it?

Yes; in idle screen, go to Menu ---Settings---Security---Set up screen lock---Pattern.

How to set unlock pattern of ANDROID handset. And what should you do if you forget the unlock pattern?

Go to Menu—Settings—security—set up screen lock---pattern to set the unlock pattern. If the unlock pattern is entered incorrectly 5 times in a row, you have to wait for 30 seconds to enter the unlock pattern again. There will be no trouble as long as you remember your unlock pattern, otherwise the only way is to refresh, however, you should be cautious that this might cause your user data loss.

Manuals

Cricket Chorus(TM) User Manual (English - PDF - 786KB)

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Software Updates

No updates are available at this time.

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