Kyocera Hydro XTRM (T-Mobile Business) Review

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At First Glance The Kyocera Hydro XTRM is a 4G LTE, the company’s first GSM HSPA/LTE capable Android powered handset with an IP57 Rating against water and dust. This device is available in the United States (see: U.S. Cellular), on the T-Mobile Business and MetroPCS networks. Maybe ...

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KitKat rolling out for international Galaxy S4 Active

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The international version of Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is finally getting Android 4.4 KitKat. Software version I9295XXUCNE5 is currently out in the Netherlands and a few other countries, according to recent reports. This rollout will be gradual so it may take some time to reach certain countries ...

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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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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active posing on pictures and videos

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There’s hasn’t been much info regarding the Galaxy S5 Active, all we had so far were the apps leak. This leak is going to make up for all that though, we’ve got pictures, videos, the whole shebang, courtesy of TK Tech News. So, let’s get started. This leaked material ...

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Sprint and Virgin Mobile announce waterproof Kyocera Hydro Vibe

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Sprint and its prepaid arm, Virgin Mobile, will soon add the waterproof and impact resistant Kyocera Hydro Vibe to their respective rosters. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.5-inch qHD display, 8-megapixel rear camera, and 2,000mAh battery. Internally, you’ll find ...

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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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Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 3 to get the waterproof ‘Active’ treatment

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To the surprise of nobody, Samsung is rumored to introduce waterproof versions of its current Galaxy Note 3 and presumed Galaxy S5 smartphones. According to ETNews, Samsung has been very impressed with the sales and feedback for the Galaxy S4 Active and are working to introduce semi-rugged and ...

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Verizon calls upon waterproof Hydro ELITE

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Verizon announced on Tuesday that the next smartphone to join its roster will be the waterproof Hydro ELITE. Packing a 4.3-inch HD display, an 8-megapixel rear camera, 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, and 2100mAh battery, the waterproof handset arrives on August 29 with a $99.99 (after ...

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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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AT&T scores exclusive Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

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AT&T announced on Thursday that it has scored exclusive rights to the U.S. version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active. Priced at $199.99 with a two-year service agreement, the waterproof and dust proof smartphone is available on June 21. AT&T will begin taking pre-orders on June ...

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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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Sony announces new Xperia ZR, a smaller waterproof cousin of the Xperia Z

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Sony, capitalizing on the massive success of their Xperia line, has today announced the new Xperia ZR. At 4.55 inches, the ZR will be bringing along a lot of the same internals as the Xperia Z, to include the waterproof capabilities – with a rating of IP5 and IP8. This rating makes the ZR ...

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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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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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