Handheld group a Sweden based manufacturer have come up with the launch of Nautiz X1 which is not just an smart phone but its tougher, infact it’s the toughest smart phone as claimed by the manufacturers.
Handheld Nautiz X1
Nautiz X1 is the perfect combination of the smart phone with rugged features. Nautiz X1 smart phone is made keeping the military standards in mind and it endures water droplets, sudden drop from hands, humidity, extreme hot and cold temperatures to an extent. It can be immersed into 1 meter water for 30 minutes and still can work perfectly, thus receiving the IP 67 certification. These certifications also specifics that the device is very well protected against the dust while you are working near a construction site or you are in agricultural field.
Several smart phone like Sony Xperia Go, Samsung Galaxy Xcover, or Motorola Defy Pro have received IP67 certifications but only this smart phone receives upper hand that those. Nautiz X1 meets MIL STD 810G military standards. These standards are maintained by US Army and US Navy and it addresses to a broad range of environmental conditions which also includes low pressure, high & low temperatures, shocks, freezing & windblown rain, extreme humidity, fungus, dust exposure, gunfire vibrations and random vibrations. It can work perfectly at an altitude of 4500 meters at 23 degrees as well.
Well that was all about the external properties of the device her and going through its specifications it runs on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS or Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5. It sports 4 inches WVGA display screen providing a maximum resolution of 800 x 480 pixels with capacitive touch. It has a damage resistant glass and the screen is sunlight readable as well thanks to its better brightness capacity. It’s powered with 1 Ghz Texas Instruments OMAP dual core processor and includes the 512 MB of RAM which notches up the best performance in the field. It includes the 2 GB of internal memory storage capacity alongside with a micro SD card support providing 32 GB storage.
The device includes the 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side allows to record the 720p HD video recording and take pictures at splendid quality. It features Wi Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ along with the option of Wi Fi tether, Bluetooth tether. The auto focus and LED flash option enhances the camera capabilities. For navigation it includes u-blox GPS (EGNOS/WAAS capable), G-Sensor, E-Compass features. It includes the 1530 mAh Li Ion as standard and also includes the 2920 mAh Li-ion optional battery to provide the full day’s work under any conditions.
Nautiz X1 has the following specifications and features –
- 4 inches WVGA display screen
- 480 x 800 pixels resolution
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
- Texas Instruments OMAP 4430 1 GHz dual-core
- 180 grams
- 2 GB internal memory
- Micro SD card support
- 512 MB of RAM
- Wi Fi internet access, Wi Fi tether
- 5 mega pixel camera
Nautiz X1 Price & Availability
Nautiz X1 smart phone will be available from January 2013 at a price of $ 899. It’s right now available for pre order and going through the price of the smart phone in comparison with other devices it’s fairly priced.