Announcement. Kyocera DuraForce Ultra 5G - very secure, very expensive and extremely loud

The Kyocera DuraForce Ultra 5G smartphone is designed for far abroad, for the local operator Verizon. The thing is weighty, interesting and not cheap. $ 899 (₽66100).

Protection is serious. IP68, MIL-STD-810H.As usual, there is no exact list of passed tests. Salt, fog, sun, falling on concrete from a height of one and a half meters are mentioned. The working temperature range is from -20 ° C to 60 ° C. What is nice, the smartphone is officially allowed to be washed with soap - even every day.

Separately, it is said about the security of the battery. Like, specially designed. Drop your smartphone as much as it will fit - it will not light up, will not explode.

The screen and camera eyes are protected by a sapphire crystal. Nice too. Although, of course, even such a piece of glass can break in case of an unsuccessful fall on stones.

Iron filling is not flagship, but confidentaverage level. Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G - in the region of three hundred thousand AnTuTu points. 6 GB of RAM, 128 GB of storage. There is support for memory cards.

The screen is perhaps the most uninteresting part.smartphone. Small, only 5.45 ″. But the resolution is high - 1080 × 2160, which with such a modest diagonal gives as much as 443 ppi. The sensor recognizes touches with both gloves and wet hands.

Medium battery, 4500 mAh. There is fast 27W wired charging. Qi wireless charging is also supported.

Front camera 8 MP. On the back there is a 24 + 16 MP dual module (main camera, wide-angle camera) plus a ToF sensor. There is a special mode for underwater photography.

NFC, Type-C, 5G - everything is in place, full of stuffing.

The fingerprint scanner is built into the power button. By the way, there are a lot of buttons. There are dedicated buttons for the camera and PTT, and even a separate red SOS button.

The speaker is also said to be very, very loud. As much as 106 dB. And microphones. There are a lot of them here, as many as four.

Will the Kyocera DuraForce Ultra 5G be sold outside of the States? Unlikely ...

Key features of Kyocera DuraForce Ultra 5G:

Screen S-IPS, 5.45 ″, 1080 × 2160, 443 ppi, 16M colors, touch, capacitive, multitouch
IronQualcomm Snapdragon 765G
2.4 GHz, 1 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A76), 1 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A76), 6 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A55), Adreno 620
Memory RAM 6 GB, ROM 128 GB, Micro-SD up to 1 TB
Mobile Internet5G
LTE cat. 11 600/50 Mbps
Mobile Networks 5G Bands 2,5,66,260,261
LTE Bands 1-5,7,12,13,48,66
UMTS Bands 1 (2100), 2 (1900), 5 (850), 8 (900)
GSM Bands 2 (1900), 3 (1800), 5 (850), 8 (900)
Battery Li-Pol, 4500 mAh, fast charging 27.00 W, wireless charging
Dimensions165.1 x 74.9 x 16 mm
Weight278 g
Rear Camera: Dual, Flash, Auto Focus

- 24 MP, f / 1.8, 76 °, 0.90μm, 26.72mm

- 16 MP, wide-angle, f / 2.2, 117 °, 1.00μm
front camera: 8 MP, f / 2.0, 84 °, 1.12μm, 23.48mm, no flash, no autofocus
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Galileo
OS Android 10
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Approximation, Illumination, Fingerprint scanner (on the side), NFC
USBType-C v3.1

George Kiselyov