If you want a hardwearing, heavy duty smartphone that includes some of the features you would find on a flagship model – the TUFF T1 ticks all the boxes. Featuring an aluminium-titanium frame, front and rear camera, powerful quad core processor and completely impact resistant/waterproof body. Perfect if you need a reliable smartphone that can survive a range of extreme conditions and punishment.
When you first set eyes on the T1 you’ll notice is doesn’t have a quirky design like most rugged phones on the market. The device isn’t surrounded with a think outer shell and it doesn’t have oversized bezels. The T1 looks very slim and even a little premium, despite looking so fragile the handset is one of the most rugged.
Crafted with a military grade aluminium-titanium frame and vulcanized rubber, the device can withstand drops of heights up to 1.5 meters and can operate normally in extreme temperatures from freezing to boiling. Furthermore, the T1 has an IP68 certification, meaning it can be submerged in water to depths of 1.2m for a duration of 30 minutes. The slim line shell and textured rear panel allow for a comfortable and secure grip in all weather conditions.
Fitted with a 5-inch IGZO display, the screen offers a resolution of 1280x720p which results in a pixel density of 294 pixels per inch. Finished with a layer of Gorilla Glass 4 which prevents the screen from being scraped, scratched or cracked. The screen provides your eyes with one of the best visual experiences possible, delivers vivid colours and sharp details. The screen is very bright too, allowing you to view the screen at any angle and even under direct sunlight.
If you want to capture amazing photographs without comprising on durability, the T1 allows you to take some exceptional pictures thanks to its 13-megapixel camera. Using one of Sony’s exclusive and best sensors, the main rear camera is capable of capturing sharp and smooth images thanks to the in-built phase detection autofocus. The device also has an integrated LED flash, perfect for illuminating subjects in low light conditions. Around the front you’ll find a 5MP camera, perfect for making video calls and taking the odd selfie for sharing on social media.
Behind the scenes and powering all this hardware is the powerful 1.5 Ghz quad-core MediaTek chipset and the paired 3GB RAM. The impressive quad core processor delivers fluid-smooth performance which is great for running demanding applications or working on multiple task windows. There’s a whopping 32Gb of internal storage for saving your snaps, apps and media files and if you should require more space you can easily add an more via the Micro SD card slot.
Running Android 6 (Marshmallow), the TUFF T1 benefits from the power management of Android’s Doze function. This works by putting your device into a sleep state when not used – meaning no more battery drain on unused application. When paired with the impressive 3,000mAh battery, you can easily expect the T1 to last a week on standby mode and a full day under normal usage. Enabling you to stay connected with family and friends for longer when you’re nowhere near a power source.
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