Rugged smartphone market is a niche market and it’s rarely that we get to see a rugged smartphone being launched. VPhone has made official their rugged smartphone that goes by the name of VPhone X3.

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VPhone X3 features a 5.5 inch 720p display and comes equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. And is powered by a MediaTek MT6735 chipset coupled with 2GB RAM. You will get 16GB of native storage space on this smartphone which can be further expanded up to 32GB via SD card.

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The main highlight of this smartphone is its ruggedness as it comes with IP68 certification for dust proof, water proof, pressure proof, shock proof, scratch proof, high temperature proof.

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In addition to that, it features a 13MP rear camera along with a 5MP front-facing camera.It comes with all the usual connectivity features like 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and Micro USB. It is backed by a 4500mAH battery under the shell which will keep it running for longer periods of time without needing further charge. This smartphone will be available for purchase in Black and Orange colors.

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More details coming soon. Such like Vphone X3 can upgrade firmware (OTA). This feature solves many upgrade issues. We need computer XP system to upgrade phone. This feature prevents computer upgrade is not successful and does not match the problem. In addition, the wireless upgrade the system more convenient, because the system will automatically remind upgrade the system. You just need to follow the notificate steps to upgrade the phone. It can avoid crash situation.

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You can check out the video below to see how this rugged smartphone performs during this upgrade:

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