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Kyocera unveils first 5G ultra-rugged Android smartphone, for Verizon network

Friday 12 March 2021 | 09:49 CET | News
Kyocera has launched its first 5G ultra-rugged Android smartphone, the DuraForce Ultra 5G UW, for Verizon's 5G Ultra Wideband (UW) network. The phone is Kyocera's first with a rugged lithium 4500 mAh polymer battery, specifically designed for drops and shocks. The touchscreen is designed to work when wet or with gloves, and uses facial recognition authentication plus fingerprint security sensor. The phone also has Covert Mode, which eliminates sound, notifications and light emissions, and Focus Mode, which can temporarily turn off non-work related or unwanted notifications.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Kyocera / Qualcomm / Verizon
Countries: United States
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