Land Rover has launched a smartphone, which is claimed to be the toughest phone in the world; Land Rover Explore. The company has teamed up with Bullitt, a reading-based phone maker to launch a Land Rover-branded smartphone.

ALSO READ: Android P Will Prevent Apps From Hijacking Your Camera!

Land Rover Explore Launched

The Explore is designed to deal with extreme temperatures and water and is aimed at skiers, mountaineers, and adventurous junkies who are frustrated at their regular smartphones running out of battery halfway through a day.

IMG: Mirror

The Explore boasts a rugged design (inspired by Land Rover’s 4×4 cars), advanced GPS, and a 4000mAh battery, that is said to provide power for two full days. The phone is fitted with a protective case that can survive in both fresh and salt water in depths of up to 1.8 meters.

Land Rover Explore Specifications

  • 5-inch FHD display, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Deca-core 2.6GHz 64 bit MTK Helio X27 chipset
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage + expandable via microSD
  • 16MP rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Android Nougat (upgradeable to Android Oreo)
  • 4000mAh battery
  • Dual SIM, IP68 splash, water, and dust resistance
  • Drop-proof to 1.8 meters with factory-fitted screen protector

ALSO READ: Vodafone Trials World’s First 4G IoT Drone Tracking And Safety Technology!

Land Rover has also added a range of additional packs namely “Adventure Pack”, which has 3,600mAh additional battery, TPU protective case, and stainless steel carabiner. And a “Bike Pack” with a bike mount for both the bike stem and handlebars.

Land Rover Explore
IMG: Mirror

The phone is pre-loaded with a handful of apps such as ViewRanger, advanced navigation tool and augmented reality. The Explore phone with Adventure Pack costs £599 ($840) and will be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on 26 February.


BONUS VIDEO


For the latest tech news, follow TechDipper on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube channel.