Normal smartphone market is fiercely drastic at the moment, only outdoor smartphone is in short supply as always, particularly those with decent configurations and functions. So, if you don’t know what to choose immediately, have a look at the options below.
IMAN i8800 IP68
4G LTE outdoor smartphone is rare, but i8800 has gathered authentic 4G LTE, Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor, 720P IPS screen and 8MP camera together, seems that it genuinely is a brilliant smartphone, the truth is, it never discard IP68 ingress protection, which is the essence of its own. Behold, a 214USD reference price is reasonable enough.
MANN ZUG 5S
Similar to the one above, MANN ZUG is another 4G outdoor smartphone with IP67 three-dimensional-proof capacity, it can totally submerge under 2 meters depth water for 30 minutes. Besides, it is pretty impressive by 5-inch screen, large 4050mAh built in battery, Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, Adreno 305GPU and 8MP rear camera. Of course, the cost is pretty “impressive” as well, 236USD.
iMAN i3 IP68
Believe it or not, iMAN i3 is a completely different experience, same IP68 waterproof and dustproof capacity with dissimilar 4.3-inch capacitive touch screen and proper 960*540 pixels, the “engine” is brand new, MTK6589T 1.5GHz Quad-core processor with 1GB RAM + 16GB ROM, mind you, the rear camera configuration has reached 13MP, what a true balance of outdoor performance and first class processing performance.
Among these five outdoor masterpiece, Discovery V6 is the most inexpensive, costs just 114USD, however, its outdoor performance is conspicuous. 99% of dust will be blocked whilst it is free to “swim” under 2 or 2.5 meters depth water for more than 30 minutes. Logically, it is unrealistic to expect excellent hardware configuration, only 4*inch 480*800 screen, 1.3GHz MTK6572 Dual-core processor, 512MB ROM and a neglect-able 2MP back camera. Nevertheless, if you don’t pay high attention to processing speed or something, it will be an advisable option.
iMAN i6 IP68
i6 is probably the first Octa-core outdoor smartphone among the market. Top IP68 ingress protection, Android 4.4.2 OS, 4.7-inch screen with 720P resolution as well as 26M colors, the kernel is MTK6592 1.57GHz Octa-core processor, 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM, the camera section is more stunning, 5MP front camera and 13MP back camera, couple that to NFC, 3500mAh battery, 3G network, it is no exaggeration to say it the most functional and powerful outdoor smartphone, it costs $370.