Samsung Convoy 3 Available from Verizon for $99
Verizon Wireless today made the Samsung Convoy 3 available for sale from its web site. The Convoy 3 is a rugged flip phone with push-to-talk services. The phone's main features include dual color displays, dual microphones for noise cancellation, and mil-spec rating for protection from shock, dust, vibration, heat, and moisture. The Convoy 3 also has a 3.2-megapixel camera with video capture, media playback and messaging apps, and a 480MHz processor. The device supports Verizon's 3G network, but not its LTE 4G network, and Bluetooth. It also supports microSD cards up to 32GB. The Convoy 3 costs $99 with a new two-year contract. It will reach Verizon's retail stores in the coming weeks.
Samsung Outs the Convoy 3 for Verizon Wireless
Samsung has published details about the Convoy 3 for Verizon Wireless. The Convoy 3 is a rugged flip phone that includes support for push-to-talk services.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Built for the Adventurous and the Accident-Prone
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S7 Active, a semi-rugged version of its S7 flagship smartphone. The Active has a sturdier metal frame with rubber-coated corners to help protect it.
Verizon Now Selling the Samsung Convoy 4
Verizon Wireless recently added the Samsung Convoy 4 to its roster of simple flip phones. The Convoy 4 makes improvements over the previous generation device by adding GSM roaming capabilities and resistance to water.
Bullitt's Cat S50c Certified for Verizon, On Sale Today
Bullitt today announced the Cat S50c, a new rugged smartphone that's compatible with Verizon's network in the U.S. The S50c has been certified by Verizon for its LTE 4G network, but is being sold online.
Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active Boasts Tougher, Less-Refined Design
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S8 Active, a rugged version of the S8 that will initially be sold by AT&T. The phone does away with the attractive, curved design of the S8 in favor of a more rugged metal frame with bumpers that are able to withstand drops up to 5 feet.