Rugged design – Meets IP67 standards for dust and water immersion and Military Standard (Mil Spec) 810G for dust, shock, vibration, temperature extremes, blowing rain, low pressure, solar radiation, salt fog, humidity and immersion for up to 30 minutes in up to 1 meter (3.28 ft) of water*
Smart Sonic Receiver technology – hear conversations clearer than ever before in noisy environments
Sprint® Direct Connect® – next-generation push-to-talk (PTT) powered by Sprint's nationwide broadband network
Sprint 4G LTE – connect to the world of data at high speed
Powerful 2500 mAh lithium ion battery – plus added energy-saving-features – MaxiMzr and Eco Mode apps for managing and conserving power consumption
5MP camera and camcorder/1.3 MP front-facing camera – rear-facing camera includes enhanced features: panorama, HDR (High Dynamic Range), facial recognition, smile/blink detection, macro and burst mode settings
The ultra-rugged, 4G LTE Android™ smartphone will be available in all Sprint retail channels, including Web (www.sprint.com) and Telesales (1-800-SPRINT1), for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate via reward card, with a new line of service or eligible upgrade and two-year service agreement (pricing excludes taxes).
Water, dirt, drops - there seem to be 101 ways to break or damage smartphones that dutifully serve as mini computers, schedulers and entertainment devices. Today, Sprint (NYSE:S) and Kyocera Communications Inc. announce the upcoming availability of Kyocera Torque, built to survive extreme elements and everyday life.