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.
Verizon Selling the Ultra-Rugged Sonim XP5
Verizon Wireless today added the Sonim XP5 to its roster of rugged handsets. The XP5 is a bar-style feature phone that includes push-to-talk service (with a dedicated PTT button) for the working set.
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'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.
18 hours talk time??
Except for construction workers, this phone would not go very far in the states.
Realy extreme but what about contract?