If ruggedness and durability is something you look in your cellphone, Kyocera DuraPlus is for you. This new device from Kyocera Communications Inc. and Sprint is super-robust. The phone is equipped with long battery life and flashlight for the starters.
Talking about its exterior look, the device has candy-bar form factor and flat bottom. This phone is just apt for the people in occupations like construction, utility and public safety etc as phone is fit for tough working conditions, all thanks to its ultra-ruggedness.
The phone provides for instant communication. It can survive extreme conditions like dust, vibration, shock, water, humidity etc as it is has military-grade standard for resistance with its 810g certification. Even the device can work if soaked in one meter of water for around half an hour. Its flashlight can work in low light areas and its speaker is powerful enough to work in noisy places.
The other major highlights of the phone include its push-to-talk direct-connect function, a rubber shell. The phone has Bluetooth connectivity and GPS. It also has 2.5mm headphone jack and can enable PTT headsets. It has dedicated button for LED flashlight.
Kyocera DuraPlus is available at the meager amount of $70 which makes it quite affordable in comparison to its counterparts.
Specifications of Kyocera DuraPlus
Display: 2.0″ QVGA TFT.
Bluetooth: 2.0 + EDR.
Connectivity: Micro-USB jack.
Battery & Talk Time: 1650 mAh Lithium Ion (LiIon) battery.
Dimensions: 5.28 x 2.17 x 0.93 in (134.0 x 55.0 x 23.5 mm).
Price of Kyocera DuraPlus: $70