Until now, we have come across durable and rugged smartphones having features such as shock-proofing and water-proofing. However, with Digno Rafre, a new standard of durability has been set up. The per the creators, Kyocera and KDDI, the handset is the 1st in the world, which you can wash with a soap.
Owing to this feature, the smartphone can be cleaned with ease by users of Digno Rafre. For further aiding in cleaning, it also has hot water resistance of 43 degree Celsius, which usually isn’t included in the IP certification settings of usual smartphone. The smartphone has an IP58 rating and has a self healing rear panel which is already seen in LG G Flex smartphones.
It is also resistant to shock. You can even operate the display with wet hands and it has the Dragontrail X glass coating protection. Its availability is seen in Marin Navy, Cashmere White and Coral Pink colors. The launch of the phone would be seen on the 11th of December in Japan having a price of approximately Rs.32,300.
Talking about the specifications, the platform on which it runs is Android 5.1 Lollipop and it has a 5-inch TFT LCD display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The details of the processor haven’t been mentioned. The smartphone is inclusive of a micro SD card and the inbuilt storage capacity is 16 GB which can be expandable up to128 GB.
The phone sports a 13 megapixel rear camera along with CMOS sensors and a 3000 mAh battery powers the phone, which can deliver around 20 hours of Vo-LTE talk time. It is also supportive of 4G LTE connectivity and other options such as USB connectivity, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n etc. the weight of the handset is 155 gms and it measures 71 x 141 x 10.1 mm. Complete specifications would be revealed once the handset is released.