Think CAT and a massive yellow excavator is probably the first image that comes to your mind. Short for Caterpillar, the company has been making heavy construction equipment for decades now. What’s not quite as well-known is the fact that the company has been in the rugged phone market too for the last few years. While the S60 might be the first smartphone with a built-in thermal camera, it is also the first CAT device to be launched in India. Rugged phones are still a bit of a rarity in India so we were suitably excited to put the CAT S60 through it’s paces. Find out what we discovered in our review. Continue reading “CAT S60 Review : Rugged to the Bone”
Panasonic has launched rugged detachable Toughbook CF-20 notebook. It is built for challenging environments, including field services, utilities, oil and gas, transportation and logistics, healthcare, insurance, public safety and defense.
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Panasonic today launched two new tablets amidst a range of products as part of their Toughpad range. The Windows 8 and Android running tablets have been built according to the MIL-STD-810G specification. The rugged shock proof, water proof and dust proof tablets are aimed at use in industries with harsh working environments and can survive falls from up to 4 feet.
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The Sony Xperia S27i has been leaked by means of its user agent profile being listed on the Sony website. It brings with it a whole host of details about the as of yet unannounced phone. It is believed to be the successor to the Xperia S17i or the Xperia Active.
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We just told you about the Droid Incredible 2, which is finally announced for Verizon Wireless, but it’s not the only phone Verizon is launching on April 28th. Today, Verizon officially announced the Casio G’zOne Commando which is there first ever Android powered rugged device. We first heard about it in March, and now Verizon has officially unveiled it. They are planning to launch it along with the Incredible 2 on 28th April for $199.99 with a new 2-yr customer agreement. Continue reading “Verizon officially launches the Casio G’zOne Commando, a rugged Android phone”
Sonim has launched their XP3300 Force handset at the MWC (Mobile World Congress) in Fira, Barcelona. It is the rugged phone launched by Sonim to take their legendary ruggedness to the enterprise segment.
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Motorola Defy is an Android powered rugged smartphone, which is a beautiful and good device as compared to other rugged phone out there. We also posted a little preview of this phone a few weeks ago, where we told you that the phone is nice but the Motorola MotoBlur is not heart winning but for some people, MotoBlur is a true winner. Continue reading “Motorola Defy coming to India next week?”
After being in the news for the last few days Nokia 3720 Classic was finally unveiled by Nokia today. Launching the device Markku Suomi, VP Connect devices at Nokia said
“Whether using it at the beach or in a dusty construction site, the Nokia 3720 classic has been specifically engineered to withstand the splashes, bumps and drops that come with the terrain”
The 3720 Classic has been dubbed the new rugged phone and built to IP-54 standards, the 3720 classic is designed to resist water, dust and shock. Continue reading “Nokia 3720 Classic is official now:New Photos and Videos included”
When you buy a cell phone you are told to take care of the following things
- Not to get the Phone near water or any other liquid leave aside getting it wet.
- Take care that the phone does not fall
- Keep it clean and avoid any contact to dust
- Do not subject the phone to any kind of physical shock or stress
And the you have the Nokia 3720, a phone that defies all the general norms that one keeps in mind while handling a cell phone. Nokia have gone a step ahead and broken all these notations about cell phone care and handling
I said above: Do not subject the phone to any kind of physical shock or stress, see this video to know how Nokia just trashed it
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