Latest Casio G'zOne Phone Is Like a Rock
Today Verizon Wireless and Casio announced the G'zOne Rock, a mil-spec rugged clamshell that can withstand water, shock, dust, vibration, humidity, salt fog, solar radiation, altitude, and high and low temperature storage. The Rock's main features are six different outdoor applications for the active user. These apps include Earth Compass, Walking Counter, Thermometer, Astro Calendar, Sunrise Sunset and Tide to make sure the adventurer always knows where he/she is and what the current conditions are. Other features of the Rock include a 2 megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth, touch-sensitive music controls on the outer display, support for microSD cards up to 16GB, and a one-click button that opens the phone. The Rock is compatible with Verizon's V CAST services and offers push-to-talk, as well. The Rock will cost $200 after mail-in rebate with a new contract. It goes on sale November 20.
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.
Casio's First Android Wear Watch Defines Ruggedness
Casio today announced the WSD-F10, the company's first foray into the modern smartwatch market. Casio has long made rugged, outdoorsy watches, and the F10 looks to entice outdoor adventurers who might be seeking more than just a timepiece.
Kyocera DuraForce XD to Be Sold By AT&T
AT&T today said it will soon offer the DuraForce XD, a rugged Android phablet from Kyocera. The DuraForce XD picks up where last year's DuraForce left off with a bigger 5.7-inch HD screen with wet-finger tracking and glove support.
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.
its about time
Wish Sprint would get this one
Oh yes mam