Kyocera Torque rugged smartphone from Sprint : Sprint and Kyocera Communications announced the March 8 availability of Kyocera Torque rugged smartphone, the “live more, fear less” handset built to survive extreme elements and everyday life. Powered by Android 4.1, Ice Cream Sandwich, 4G LTE speeds and up to 18.9 hours of talk time, this Kyocera rugged smartphone will benefit from Truly Unlimited 4G LTE data, text and calling to any mobile device. The Kyocera Torque smartphone is built to Military Standard 810G to withstand dust, shock, vibration, humidity, blowing rain, low pressure, salt fog and extreme temperatures, along with IP67 standards for dust, sprayed water and full immersion of up to one meter deep for up to 30 minutes.
Rugged Android smartphone
The Kyocera Torque rugged Android smartphone features Sprint Direct Connect push-to-talk service and is America’s first phone to include Kyocera’s award-winning new Smart Sonic Receiver technology, which transmits sounds not only as traditional sound waves, but also as vibrations carried by body tissue directly to the eardrum and inner ear for unparalleled sound clarity even in the noisiest environments. The Kyocera Torque rugged smartphone is designated Sprint Professional Grade, which ensures advanced security, device management and Exchange Active Sync capabilities are protecting data on the device and over Sprint's nationwide network.
Kyocera Torque price & availability
The Kyocera Torque price is $99.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate via reward card. The 4G LTE rugged smartphone will be available in all Sprint retail channels, including Web and Telesales. Compare the Kyocera Torque to other rugged smartphones before you buy a new handset.