AT&T dials up NEC Terrain for rugged user base

AT&T and NEC announced on Wednesday that the carrier will soon offer an ultra-rugged smartphone aimed at consumers and enterprise users alike. Dubbed the NEC Terrain, the handset will run $99.99 with two-year service agreements when it debuts on June 21.

NEC Terrain Front

The NEC Terrain is powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and is notable for its military specifications (MIL-810G) for shock distribution, water resistance and dust-proof features. Internally, the handset offers a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 5-megapixel rear camera, up to 8GB internal storage, and 4G LTE connectivity. Additional details include 3.1” high resolution screen, microSD expansion, and Enhanced PTT (push-to-talk) capability.