AT&T Teases Waterproof Phone
AT&T today posted a teaser video on its YouTube channel that suggests it will soon release a waterproof smartphone. The video depicts a device, which resembles the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, being dunked in water and accepting calls while submerged. The video says that more details will become available June 13.
The Galaxy S4 Active is a tougher, water-resistant version of Samsung's flagship Android smartphone, and it offers most of the same features. Phone Scoop puts it through its paces in this full review.
Samsung showed off the Galaxy S4 Active, a semi-rugged version of its flagship phone. In some ways, the Active is superior to the phone that inspired it.
Jun 13, 2013
AT&T today announced that it will soon offer the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active smartphone. The device will be available for preorder beginning June 14 and is expected to reach stores on June 21.
Jun 5, 2013
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S4 Active, a semi-rugged variant of its flagship smartphone. The Active has an ingress protection rating of 67, which means it is fully sealed against dust and water.
Apr 16, 2014
AT&T today announced the availability of the Android 4.4 KitKat operating system for the Samsung Galaxy S4. The update is being rolled out gradually, but owners can manually download using the system settings.
Water PROOF ?
More like water resistant, which is what it should be called. Unless the phone can be used at challenger depth without leaking, it is not waterproof.
Pretty much nothing advertised as being waterproof is actually waterproof.