Review: Samsung Rugby Smart for AT&T
The Rugby runs stock Android versions of the calling and contact applications. The phone app is one of the default shortcuts at the bottom of the home screen panels, though it can be removed if you wish.
The calling app has a large software dialpad and four tabs that run along the top for accessing the call log, contact app and favorites. In-call options run the typical offerings, including speakerphone, mute, and add a line. You can add direct-dial shortcuts to the home screen, but disappointingly there's no widget for your favorite contacts.
Using the phone and contact software is simple and straightforward.
AD article continues below...
Samsung Brings Android to Rugby Line
Samsung today announced the Rugby Smart for AT&T. Like previous Rugby phones, this model is rugged, including being waterproof for up to 30 minutes under three feet of water.
Review: Samsung Galaxy S7 Active for AT&T
Samsung's latest semi-rugged smartphone for AT&T dials back the good looks of the Galaxy S7 in favor of a stronger, studier frame. The S7 Active is tough enough to take a tumble without the brick-like bulk of some fully rugged handsets.
Hands On with Kyocera DuraForce Pro
Kyocera's flagship rugged smartphone is the DuraForce Pro. This is one tough handset that combines brawn and brains into a compelling, water-and-drop-proof package.
Review: Kyocera DuraXE for AT&T
Kyocera's latest rugged clamshell for AT&T boasts LTE and mobile hotspot powers, in addition to its in-your-face attitude and truck-like build. This compact phone may include only the most elemental functions, but it has a few tricks up its sleeve.
Review: Kyocera DuraXV for Verizon Wireless
Kyocera's latest handset for Verizon Wireless is the rugged and waterproof DuraXV. This capable flip phone is tough, but offers only basic functionality.