The popular series of smartphones Samsung Galaxy has just seen a series of new additions. One is the Samsung Galaxy Xcover. This unit sees the technology levels of smartphones that you would expect from the Galaxy series, but with a twist.
With the IP67 certification, it becomes a member of mobile phone ranges, such as Motorola Defy, which is aimed at those who need their phone to have a certain degree of robustness and protection from the elements. The IP67 certification is only granted to products that meet the following criteria:
– Total protection against dust intrusion
-Immersion of water between 15cm and 1m
That’s why the Samsung Galaxy Xcover is ideal for anyone working outside or having a lifestyle in which it is often outdoors, which means you need a phone that can withstand bad weather.
The best thing about this device is that it does not sacrifice its functionality as a smartphone to achieve its weatherproof credentials. So, what technology is included with this device?
A capacitive touch screen of 3.65 inches with a resolution of 320x 480 means that the device is ideal for multimedia use, either watching photos, videos, playing games or surfing the web. In addition, the screen itself is made of Gorilla glass, which prevents cracks and chips if the phone accidentally falls off. The touch screen is also a very sensitive means of navigating through the TouchWiz user interface thanks to an 800 MHz processor, a feature that also offers benefits for other aspects of software and hardware of the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy Xcover is also a good camera phone. Although it may lack the resolution of its counterparts and many competing mobile phones, it is still capable of producing high quality still images thanks to the 3.2 megapixel unit, which is also capable of recording videos, and as an advantage Additional an LED flash is included.
It includes the latest version of the Android operating system, which gives users the versatility to personalize their phones and download applications from the Android Market, which significantly increases the functionality of the phone. The device also comes with 150 MB of storage, but thanks to an integrated microSD slot, you can install a memory card of up to 32 GB, which means that users have enough space to store music tracks, videos, applications, games and documents, etc.
The Samsung Galaxy Xcover may not have the great appeal of the rest of the Galaxy range, but thanks to its dustproof and waterproof features is undoubtedly popular among those seeking these qualities in a mobile phone.