Ulefone Armor 2 was officially launched, with the debut of the pre-sale last August 15 and until August 22, it will be possible to buy the device with several advantages. By registering at the official website you will be able to receive various coupons, gift bags and participate in discounts of various nature. Ulefone Armor 2 will be sold in the next few days at $259.99, while from August 23 the price will rise to $299.99.
It is a rugged smartphone, so it is resistant to shocks, falls, liquids and dust. The device is marketed with the IP-68 certification, which guarantees its operation even if dipped below 1.5 meters of water for an hour. The outer structure is reinforced to withstand falls, while the contact areas between the various surfaces are coated with waterproof material to prevent the introduction of liquids. The phone capsule, microphone and speaker, which must remain exposed on the outside, have a lining to withstand diving.
The body is made of reinforced polycarbonate and metal, while the display is protected by a Gorilla Glass 3 surface. The raised front and back edging and protective inserts in the corners provide a 360 ° protection to the device, which can also withstand extreme temperatures with a range of operation that ranges from -40 ° C to 80 ° C. The device is particularly well cared not only for the body, but also for what it hides inside it. The hardware side is in fact medium-high band components.
The integrated SoC is a MediaTek Helio P25 octa-core with a maximum of 2.6 GHz, supported by 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. The display is instead of 5 inches, with Full HD resolution at 441 ppi pixel density, and even the ultra-fast fingerprint sensor, which lets you unlock your device in 0.1 seconds, is missing . There are two photographic modules on the device: the main one uses a 16 MP sensor, while the front one relies on a 13-megapixel camera. It can also be taken underwater thanks to the dedicated button.
Like every rugged one that respects, Ulefone Armor 2 implements a large 4.700 mAh battery, particularly generous with the built-in display. The company declares a two-day operational autonomy with a heavy use of the device, and a recharging time of 0 to 100% in just two hours thanks to PE + 2.0 fast charging technology. Along the body there are also six physical keys: power on/off, PTT, two for volume selection, one for photo shoot, SOS. There is no barometer, gyroscope, NFC.
Ulefone Armor 2 also uses a version of Android 7.0 Nougat without heavy customization, and will be available in two colors: dark gray and gold. If you are interested in the launch of the company you can go to the official site, and here you will find more information about the device.