GearBest.com online retailer has the UleFone Armor on exclusive flash sale offer for a limited time period at $159.99. The 4.5-inch screen, IP68 certified for Water and Shockproof design from the UleFone mobile has a list price of $199.99. Overall, you’re getting a discount of about $40 USD compared to the usual price.
The new rugged smartphone Armor runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and the main highlight of the device is it meets requirements for surviving adverse temperature, humidity, rain and altitude conditions. It is also dustproof, shock- and water-resistant with IP68 certification and can survive being dipped in up to 1.5 meter water for up to 30 minutes.
The handset also comes with waterproof components like the camera, earpiece, buttons, microphone, and speakers. This UleFone rugged mobile also features an SOS button will send call, message, and your GPS location information automatically to the emergency contact for help, which is quite similar to most rugged smartphone.
For the UleFone Armor specifications, it comes with a 4.7-inch LTPS display with HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution that can translate a pixel density of 313ppi. The company has integrated a unique control IC for the touch screen of this device with an algorithm to treat moisture so that it makes it easier for the user to operate the handset with wet hands also. The screen is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 to protect it from scratched and minor falls.
The handset is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa-core processor which supported by 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 chipset clubbed with Mali-T720 GPU. It packs a 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card up to 128GB. For optics, it includes a 13-megapixel primary autofocus camera with ESI technology, and LED flash. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with 9 filters to capture stunning self portraits and quality video calling.
It’s unlocked rugged smartphones supports dual SIM slot with dual standby, For connectivity includes 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5 mm audio jack options. It packs a 3500mAh battery that is claimed to deliver heavy usage time up to 24 hours, normal usage time up to 48 hours, talk time up to 6 hours and standby time up to 300 hours.