Overview Toughshield R500 Rugged Android Dual SIM Smartphone
THIS IS A DUAL SIM SMARTPHONE. THIS MEANS YOU CAN HAVE 2 SIM CARDS WORKING IN THIS PHONE AT THE SAME TIME. FOR EXAMPLE 1 FOR BUSINESS & 1 FOR PERSONAL. THE PHONE SHOWS YOU FROM WHICH SIM YOU ARE RECEIVING CALLS AND TEXT MESSAGES AS WELL AS BEING ABLE TO SELECT FROM WHICH SIM YOU WISH TO MAKE THE CALL OR SEND THE TEXT MESSAGE.
YOU COULD EVEN HAVE 1 SIM FOR CALL'S & TEXTS AND 1 FOR DATA/INTERNET CONNECTIVITY.
PERFECT FOR THE INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLER OR BUSINESS OWNER.
As the name implies the Toughshield R500 is designed to live up to the elements and with IP67 and MIL 810 rated that is a pretty good start.
Yes there is a 3.7" touchscreen display but fear not as Gorilla Glass protects the most vulnerable element of the device, thus the screen should be more resiliant to dust, water, dirt and scratches from coins, keys and anything else that it might come into contact with.
The R500 has Dual-SIM functionality. 2 SIM cards means 2 telephone numbers but also plenty of versatility.
Have a personal and work SIM card in one phone. One for mobile data and one for calls or one for use in the UK and one abroad.
This is a very capable smartphone. Running the flexible and customisable Android Operating system. Change the inteface and setup to suit you and download all the apps you need from the Play Store, there are hundred's of thousands available.
Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G connectivity come as standard on the R500 rugged smartphone, ensuring that at almost all times you have means to remain connected and online.
There are even additional features that include NFC, FM radio, GPS and support for 1D/2D scanning and facial recognition.
A dedicated Lone Worker Alarm and PTT (Push To Talk) buttons are included for enhanced functionality.
There is a rear facing and fron facing camera too. Be it taking a picture of a job, sceneary or completing a video call with a contact it is all possible.
On board memory of 512MB might be enough for some, but those requiring more can use the microSDHC memory card slot for up to an extra 32GB of storage (card to be purchased seperately)
Features of Toughshield R500 Rugged Android Dual SIM Smartphone
- IP67/MIL 810 rated
- 3.7" touchscreen with Corning Gorilla Glass
- Dual SIM
- MicroSDHC memory card slot
- Dedicated PTT & Lone worker SOS Button
- Android operating system, version 2.3.5
- Quad Band GSM - 850/900/1800/2100 MHz
- Tri-Band HSPDA - 850/900/2100
- 5 megapixel camera
- Front facing camera
What's in the box?
- Toughshield R500
- USB Cable
- Battery 1500mAh
- AC Adapter (UK/EU)
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Capacity (Up to)||32GB|
|Resolution||480 x 800|
|Other||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Speed||7.2 Mbps DL/384 Kbps UL|
|Version||IEEE 802.11 b/g/n|
|Built-in Software||Google Maps|
|Flash||Auto Focus and flash|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Type||0.3 megapixel CMOS|
|Near Field Communication||Yes|
|Type||Kong Life Poli-ion|
|Other||FCC, CE, IP67, MIL-810G, RoHS, NFC: NXP N544, Standards - ISO15693, 14443A/B, Mifare 1K, Ultralight & Ultalight C|