Posts Tagged ‘yaard’
Not really mainstream, but Trimble probably pushed out the first rugged mobile device in 2009!
YAARD is a term that I have invented to tag some posts. Stands for Yet Another Android Ruggedised Device.
The phone is IP65 sealed and tested for drops from 1.8 meter on a steel surface. This would be the first android phone surviving a dive in the swimming pool (even when there is no water).
Sprint announce Motorola i1: the first Android phone with the Military Spec 810F. The i1 is a very rugged device that can withstand blowing rain, dust, shock vibration, temperature extremes, low pressure, salt fog, humidity and solar radiation. To emphasize the device’s durability.