It runs on Android 8. Network performance was excellent in testing, registering a top download speed of 74. The low-light shots themselves are drab and somewhat grainy. Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2 pictures. Usage Limitations: To improve data experience for the majority of users, throughput may be limited, varied or reduced on the network.
All other marks are properties of their respective owners. Already seen in previous devices like the , the receiver works in lieu of a visible in-ear speaker usually located above the screen. Parts of its plastic casing did manage to gather a few scars from the falls, but the phone was still completely operational and the display remained unscathed. The battery of DuraForce Pro 2 isn't removable without voiding the warranty. We put on our work gloves and checked it out.
Type Li-Ion 3240 mAh, non-removable Features The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. Subsidized devices incur an add'l. He grew up in Montclair, New Jersey and graduated from the University of Virginia in 2010. They are OfficeSuite; the streaming music service, Beats Music; Amazon Kindle; the DiXim player home networking service; a children's hub called Famigo; a gaming portal from WildTangent; the Keeper password manager; Lookout security; the mobile payment system, Softcard; Uber and the Yellow Pages app. As for audio, the DuraForce Pro features booming front-facing speakers that are some of the loudest I've ever experienced on a smartphone. The speakers pump out impressive volume that I'd put at a notch below the 's speakers.
Design Sporting an industrial aesthetic, the DuraForce is encased with thick plastic and rubber. So if you're looking for a tougher-than-nails phone and aren't on Ma Bell, the DuraForce Pro is a phone you need to check out. Data deprioritization applies during times of congestion. The phone supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 2. Verizon launched its own version of the phone in November. The DuraForce Pro 2 comes with wireless charging. No cash access or recurring payments.
It is only available online. It's a feature we enjoyed on the , and we like it here too, but the 2-megapixel resolution does pose a problem. Kyocera's been at this for a while, though, so the DuraForce Pro 2 is building on quite a bit of experience. The DuraForce Pro 2 phone has a fingerprint scanner. Device will not be returned. Credits ends at end of term, early termination, early payoff or upgrade, whichever occurs first. Upgrade after 12 payment as long as lease and early upgrades offered.
These user guides are available upon request by emailing to:. The right side has a power button that doubles as a fingerprint sensor, a unique feature we haven't seen in many rugged phone asides from the pricier S7 Active. Design, Features, and Display Rugged phones tend to share a similar form factor—big, heavy, black polycarbonate slabs. So, I probably could have done a lot more to this phone without compromising its build. Ideal for hard-to-reach locations and distances, the solution includes a Spike ® mobile app and Spike ® Cloud in addition to the snap-on accessory. Up top are the 3.
It's powered by a 3,240 mAh non-removable battery. Galaxy Forever: Does not guarantee monthly payment amount, phone selection, or service plan rates. The DuraForce uses the same Sonic Receiver technology that Kyocera's been using for its rugged phones for the past few years. That's because it's equipped with loud, dual front speakers and technology that transmits sounds as vibrations directly to your eardrum to allow you to hear clearly even in noisy environments. You can enable an extra sensitivity mode for gloved-hand use, and that widget is especially handy for that purpose. I've turned it off and tried to charge it. It emerged with nothing more than some scuffs and scratches.
Models with higher memory config. All ports can be sealed by secure door flaps and need to be tightly closed if you want to ensure that the DuraForce remains operational after a dip in the water. So staying connected and productive throughout your day is simple and easy. That makes it a very good value, and our Editors' Choice for rugged phones on Verizon. The device's widget with useful outdoorsy apps left and a small sample of the phone's bloatware. Current customers must own trade in device. Rugged, waterproof build with shatter-resistant display.