It is true that today there are already many ultra-resistant phones on the market, and some of them are even signed by companies as important as Cat or Land Rover. However, it must be recognized that the first of an off-road smartphone should be comfort, and not all have the right size and price for a mobile phone that will obviously be very ‘Niche’.
And is that these types of smartphones are highly geared towards use in risky environments at work, also in outdoor activities For lovers of nature and risk sports, so your needs are not entirely well defined and it is not always easy to hit the key adjusting the final cost well Of the device.
Is this what to try Unihertz with its new Atom XL, since the Chinese manufacturer has long specialized in this type of minority mobile such as the Unihertz Jelly Pro, the smallest 4G mobile on the market, and now wants to join concepts by launching the smallest, most comfortable and cheapest ultra-resistant mobile that you can buy.
Once again, Unihertz bets on Kickstarter as a shuttle
I already tried with crowdfunding in its first releases, and Unihertz has decided to bet again on Kickstarter just as he had done with his last Titan Y Jelly, looking for people to get involved with the launch of a terminal that for many will surely be very interesting.
Thus, from the offices of the Chinese brand they have wanted to launch their new Unihertz Atom family with a new campaign on the micro-patronage platform that has multiplied their expectations by 10, adding today more than 530,000 dollars for the 50,000 dollars that the firm requested initially, with a good number of units in charge.
It is not for less, and is that the new Unihertz Atom XL is the smallest terminal on the market that Includes ultra-resistance capabilities and a DMR Walkie-Talkie system very useful in certain situations, with the surprise that Android 10 is in charge of the software and that nothing escapes from their datasheet neither in connectivity nor in basic specifications. Now we see it in depth …
Unihertz Atom XL, technical characteristics
Of this Unihertz Atom XL, its main features are 64 megapixel camera, coupled with a very industrial line design highlighting its off-road identity but keeping size at bay, thanks to a 4 inch panel that is not exceeded in heart attack diagonals.
Global 4G connectivity gives you much more packaging, and IP68 certifications plus MIL-STD-810G confirm resistance above average and proof of United States Military Standard Today marks the level of protection.
In any case, its most important specification is not only resistance, but the resistance attached to that comfortable size with its 4-inch panel, flat out becoming the best possible smartphone to use in risky jobs or environments.
The manufacturer says that they have thought of the ideal smartphone for bring together outdoor activities and daily personal use without major problems, focusing above all on creating a mobile suitable for workers at height, builders, miners, police, lifeguards or soldiers, among many others…
But we are not going to stay only in words, so right here We leave you with the complete technical sheet of the new Unihertz Atom XL so you can see first hand if you value an option like this:
|Dimensions||134.5 x 65 x 17.5 (mm)|
|screen||4 inch IPS|
|Processor||MediaTek Helio P60 Octa-core @ 2.0 GHz|
|Storage||128 GB UFS 2.1, expandable with microSD|
|Cameras||Rear: 48 MPFrontal: 8 MP|
|Connectivity||Dual active SIM with global 4G LTE, WiFi Dual Band, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, NFC, aGPS + GLONASS + BEIDOU, DMR Walkie-talkie, FM radio, IR port, USB-C, standard audio-jack|
|Battery||4,300 mAh (non-removable), fast charge|
|Others||Gorilla Glass 3, Certifications IP68 & MIL-STD-810G, front finger reader, programmable physical button|
They say from Unihertz that it is the perfect size for a versatile mobile, that can be used both in work or activities and on a daily basis without major problems, without learning curve and, above all, at a better price than you can expect.
It has been designed from the start, in fact, with the mantras of ergonomics, ease of use and comfort on the near horizon, allowing the user to one-handed grip in a very simple way and without the need for extra waiting or peripherals.
The camera is another of the highlights, with a 48 megapixel sensor that offers adequate quality, in multiple situations – provided you have good lighting – and with a Isocell sensor signed by Samsung that ensures more than decent results.
DMR Walkie-Talkie, fast charge and all the connectivity you need
This Unihertz Atom XL also has a function of Walkie-Takie DMR the sea of interesting to talk to others without the need for physical contact or connectivity, something that could save your life in an open field situation.
This Walkie-Talkie mode works like a charm, at least to date, with a radius of use of up to 8 kilometers and providing the client with access to a variety of terrain and topography including even the jungle or desert.
In the terminal there is also a 4,300 mAh battery It can be charged in fast mode, supports Bluetooth or wired headphones, and run Android 10 to eliminate all our doubts around it.
And if I want one … where do I buy it?
And if you have come this far and were already wondering where and how a user can get hold of this smartphone, You should know that there are two models and both are available on Kickstarter. Both differ in fact in their conception oriented outdoors, because the Atom L does not have a Walkie-Talkie already become the only specific functionality of the Atom XL.
Your prices currently start from 209 euros, the lowest offers have been sold out, and at this price along with their comfortable panel as small as 4 inches surely you can get into the pools of most people.
For now, we leave you with all the information on this terminal in Kickstarter in the source link, and we ask you … Does Unihertz convince you? Did you know the brand?
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