Almost every company that comes out with a ‘rugged’ phone does an ‘extreme’ test or two of its own. It’s usually pretty basic stuff, but Ulefone seem a little optimistic about their rugged phone — the Ulefone Armor.
The reason I’m saying this is because their latest extreme test — that of putting the smartphone in concrete! Yes, you read that right — Ulefone just put their phone in a mixture of cement and water!
Watch the video right below. Excuse the cheesy nature of the video though…
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It’s worth noting that Ulefone stresses on fastening the SIM slot and USB port before performing such tests at home, if there’s any chance you will.
The Armor comes with a 4.7-inch 1280 x 720p display, a MediaTek MT6753 octa-core processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM, a 13 mega-pixel main camera, 3500mAh battery, NFC and more. As for the pricing of this IP68 smartphone, it’ll go on sale for $199.99. However, pre-sale buyers can avail the phone with a $40 discount. More info on the Ulefone website.