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Zizo cases for the Galaxy Note 8: Rugged, stylish, and a little bit weird

Zizo makes some uniquely designed rugged cases for the Note 8.

Starting at over $ 900, the Galaxy Note 8 is as expensive as flagship phones come. Keeping the Note 8 protected at all times will likely require a case rugged enough to withstand everything that life throws at you along with a tempered glass screen protector, too.

If you know you’ll need that full protection Zizo shipped us their full line of cases for the Note  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone V, Kyocera Dura XV LTE rugged basic phone now available at Verizon

Verizon this week has some news to share with us. The most important part is related to the LG V30 which will (finally) be landing at Big Red on October 5. There’s not going to be a pre-order period for it, which means you won’t have to wait for the phones to start shipping out. […]

Looking for a rugged phone? Here are five models you can buy right now

These days almost everyone uses a smartphone – either for leisure or for work – but there are some people who need their phone to work even in extreme environments. These folks might have a demanding job or lifestyle with constant exposure to environmental hazards. So for them – a rugged smartphone might be the […]

Get a Blackview BV8000 Rugged Smartphone for only $230! (Promoted Deal)

Rugged smartphones aren’t all that common these days. Sure, there are phones with IP67 and 68 certifications, but by and large, most phones still require a bulky case to ensure that they’re protected from drops, spills and other nefarious, potentially phone-ending catastrophes. Blackview, however, has a phone that can withstand it all – the BV8000. […]

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Best Overall Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

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Right now, the Galaxy S8 Active is an AT&T exclusive. Inside, it’s packed with the same stellar components as the rest of the Galaxy S8 family, including a Snapdragon 835 processor and 4GB of RAM. It also offers a massive 4000mAh battery, in addition to a rugged, dust-proof, and water-resistant enclosure. Its 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display is bright enough to  [Read More…]

Acer’s latest Chromebook 11 has a rugged design, 13-hour battery life

Acer built a Chromebook that can withstand the rigors of the classroom.

Acer is rolling out a new Chromebook that’s designed to withstand drops and tumbles. Dubbed the Chromebook 11 C771, the device is compliant with the MIL-STD 810G standard, featuring rubber bumpers on the display and keyboard to give it added resistance to drops. It also has a spill-resistant keyboard, and a 180-degree hinge that allows you the Chromebook to lay flat on a surface.

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Check out this rugged Otterbox case for the OnePlus 5

Popular accessory maker Otterbox has teamed up with OnePlus in order to produce a rugged protective case for the recently unveiled OnePlus 5. The case is available in two color options, Black or Racing Red and will become available for sale for $ 29.95 a pop. For the time being, the Otterbox case is listed as […]

Get yourself a loud, powerful, and rugged Bluetooth speaker for only $84!

A quality Bluetooth speaker is one of the best ways to take all you favorite music, podcasts, and other audio with you wherever you go. Lots of Bluetooth speakers come with handy features —like waterproofing and drop protection —to make them useful in a lot of situations; however, plenty of Bluetooth speakers sacrifice power in exchange for portability. Why can’t you have both?

Blast your favorite tunes loud and proud! Learn more

The truth is you can have  [Read More…]

Bluboo to demo rugged R1 and dual-camera D1 at Hong Kong expo

The world’s biggest electronics sourcing event, the Global Sources Electronics at Asia World, gets started in a few days. Taking place in Hong Kong, the second phase of the expo features mobile electronics and figures to attract a wide variety of phone makers, buyers, and tech enthusiasts from around the globe. Bluboo will be in […]

Casio enters the Android Wear 2.0 game with a limited edition rugged smartwatch

Android Wear 2.0 was launched last month and it already made it on plenty of new models. Just in recent days we told you about the Guess Connect and Montblanc Sumit and now Casio has announced it is joining the Android Wear 2.0 family. Remember the Casio WSD-F20 which was unveiled at CES 2017? Well […]