Just unveiled the Samsung Galaxy S 4 Active waterproof/dustproof smartphone, AT&T has officially announced a new ultra rugged smartphone in the US, namely the NEC Terrain. Aimed to business-oriented users, this handset comes with AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (EPTT). It also provides on-device encryption, remote deployment, as well as remote lock and wiping.
The NEC rugged smartphone fits the IP67 rating that submersible up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Moreover, AT&T NEC Terrain is survive in shock, dust, rain, pressure, humidity and extreme temperatures, this based on Mil-STD 810G standard.
NEC Terrain smartphone has a physical keyboard paired with 3.1-inch touchscreen Gorilla Glass display. Inside, this phone got here is a dual-core 1.5GHz SnapDragon S4 processor (same as you’ll find on the Galaxy S III), 8GB internal memory, and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. There is a microSD card slot for storage expansion with supports up to 32GB. For immediate communication, the business-ready device has a dedicated PTT button.
The main camera is a 5 Megapixel sensor, while front-facing is a 0.3 Megapixel version. Along with two microphones, NEC Terrain tough smartphone is pre-loaded with software-enhanced clarity to phone calls and act as voice cancellation.
NEC Terrain rugged smartphone will be released by AT&T on June 21, 2013 and asking price of $99.99 with 2-year contract.
Source [press release]
AT&T and NEC Introduce Ultra-Rugged Smartphone Designed for Hard Work, Real Life
NEC Terrain Available Through AT&T Business Solutions Channels, Delivers Dedicated Enhanced Push-to-Talk and QWERTY Keyboard