Sonim's Latest Handset Handles the Extreme
Sonim Technologies today announced the XP1300 Core rugged mobile phone. The XP1300 has an ingress protection (IP) rating of 68, meaning it can withstand submersion in 2 feet of water for 30 minutes. It also meets MIL-810G certification for salt, fog, humidity, transport shock, and thermal shock. Other key features include noise cancellation, waterproof connectors and a Gorilla Glass display. The XP1300 also has a loudspeaker, large keypad for use with gloves, and a 2-inch display. The XP1300 Core also boasts 18 hours of talk time, media player, and will be available unlocked starting in November for $400.
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.
AT&T to Sell Sonim's Rugged XP6
AT&T today announced the immediate availability of the Sonim XP6. The XP6 is a highly rugged Android smartphone that includes buttons and controls like a feature phone.
AT&T to Sell Sonim XP5 Rugged Feature Phone
AT&T today announced plans to soon sell the Sonim XP5. The XP5 is a fully ruggedized feature phone that carries an IP68 rating for protection against liquid and dust ingress, and a mil-spec 810G rating for protection against drops and other physical abuses.
Kyocera DuraXTP Is the Latest Rugged Feature Phone for Sprint
Kyocera and Sprint today announced the DuraXTP, an ultra-rugged feature phone. The DuraXTP is rated mil-spec 810G for durability and IP68 for protection against water and dust.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Amps Up the Tough
AT&T and Samsung today announced the Galaxy S5 Active, a ruggedized variant of Samsung's flagship smartphone. The GS5 Active carries over many of the GS5's key specs, including the 5.1-inch FHD screen, 2.5GHz quad-core processor, 16-megapixel camera, and built-in heart rate monitor with S Health software.
18 hours talk time??
Except for construction workers, this phone would not go very far in the states.
Realy extreme but what about contract?