U.S. Cellular offering rugged Kyocera Duraforce

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U.S. Cellular recently began offering a rugged Android smartphone in the form of the Kyocera Duraforce. Powered by rather recent version of Android (4.4.2 KitKat), the handset packs a 4.5-inch 720p display, 16GB internal storage, and an 8-megapixel rear camera. Under the hood we see a 1.4GHz ...

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AT&T to offer rugged Kyocera DuraForce on November 7

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It’s a busy week for AT&T as the carrier announces multiple smartphones, smartwatches, and even rate plans slated to arrive over the coming days. Joining the HTC Desire Eye and Re Camera on November 7 is the rugged and waterproof Kyocera DuraForce. Powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat, the ...

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RAW Beats: Big sound from a rugged Bluetooth speaker $39.99 [Deal of the Day]

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Searching for a Bluetooth speaker that can take a thumpin’ and keep on bumpin’? The RAW Beats Speaker from TRNDLabs packs heavy duty sound in an even heavier duty frame. Crafted to withstand harsher environments than your run-of-the-mill speaker, the RAW Beats is shockproof, ...

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Samsung announces new ruggedized tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active

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Samsung is no stranger to trying what no one else will, and that is extremely apparent with their newest tablet. They’ve just announced their new rugged tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active. Armed with both water and dust proofing, the Tab Active boasts a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, ...

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Verizon now selling rough and rugged Kyocera Brigadier

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Verizon Wireless on Thursday began selling the Kyocera Brigadier, a rough and tumble smartphone with a Sapphire display. Able to withstand more than your typical glass screen, Sapphire should make its way into a number of future handsets. The Kyocera Brigadier’s display can be used with ...

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Galaxy S5 Active appears on Twitter, posing once again

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We’ve seen a few leaks of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active thus far, interestingly enough most of them happened within a week. First some pictures and videos leaked and not long after that some additional videos appeared. This time around we have a press image of Galaxy S5 Active for AT&T, ...

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Review: Incipio ATLAS Ultra-Rugged Waterproof case for Galaxy S4

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Incipio, one of the more popular brands in the mobile accessory space, has been putting out products for many Android smartphones. Some products have even passed through here; check out our reviews of the various HTC One cases. We recently had a chance to review the Incipio ATLAS Ultra-Rugged ...

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MetroPCS now selling waterproof and rugged Kyocera Hydro XTRM

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MetroPCS on Friday announced its newest Android smartphone, the waterproof, dust-proof, and shock-proof Kyocera Hydro XTRM. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the 4G LTE handset features a 4-inch, impact-resistant display, 5-megapixel rear camera, and front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera. Pricing ...

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AT&T dials up NEC Terrain for rugged user base

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Waterproof and rugged, the phone also features Enhanced Push-to-Talk.

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U.S. Cellular adds rugged Kyocera Hydro XTRM to lineup

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U.S. Cellular announced on Tuesday that the waterproof and shock-proof Kyocera Hydro XTRM will soon join its smartphone roster. the 4G LTE handset runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4-inch impact resistant display and1.2GHz dual-core processor, as well as Military Standard 810G ...

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Sprint confirms March 8 arrival for $99 Kyocera Torque

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Sprint today announced that the rugged and life-proof Kyocera Torque will arrive on March 8 with a $99 price tag.  Previously outed in a separate announcement, the phone runs Android 4.1 and features military-grade specifications against water, weather, dust, and drops. In terms of ...

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Sprint debuts rugged, waterproof Kyocera Torque

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Sprint today announced the next Android smartphone to offer 4G LTE service on the Now Network, introducing the rugged and waterproof Kyocera Torque. Pricing and exact availability is still unknown however the carrier expects it to show up in the “coming weeks”. Details for the ...

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Getac releases PS326: Android-powered, Milspec-carrying beast of a handset

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Once upon a time, Windows Mobile dominated the smartphone space, offering up a plethora of different device types for a variety of occupations, including those in extreme environments. Fast-forward a few years and it’s obvious this has changed, given Windows Mobile’s absence from ...

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AT&T lists $99 Samsung Rugby Smart for March 4

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    AT&T and Samsung today confirmed the existence of the Rugby Smart, officially announcing the smartphone for March 4th.  Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread and protected against water and dust, the Samsung handset will run $99.99 with a two-year service commitment. ...

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Samsung Announces Rugged Galaxy Xcover for Germany

Samsung has announced the first Android member of its rugged, all-conditions Xcover series today in the form of the Galaxy Xcover.  Yeah… a real unexpected name, right? Specifications include Android 2.3 Gingerbread, a 3.65-inch scratch-resistant display, 3.2-megapixel camera with LED ...

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