CAT S40: A SMARTPHONE BUILT TOUGH

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 CAT the guys behind the popular caterpillar brand have just unveiled their latest device, the S40 which it is built to take a beating. The S40 is rugged and purpose built to survive the nastiest of drops, is is drop tested to survive drops of 1.8 meters onto a concrete pavement. It also offers IP68 protection against water, dust and shock.
The S40 has a 4.7 inch qHD display and is powered by a Snapdragon 210 Quadcore processor clocked at 1.1 GHz with an Adreno 304 GPU, 1GB of RAM and a 3000mAH. The rest of the specs are as follows

  • Size: 144.9 x 74.1 x 12.5mm
  • Weight: 185g
  • CPU: Snapdragon 210 Quadcore clocked at 1.1GHz
  • GPU: Adreno 304
  • Memory: 1GB RAM, 16GB builtin memory (14GB user accesible memory) expandable via microSD
  • Software: Android 5.1
  • Battery: 3000mAH 
  • Display: 4.7 inch IPS, qHD, 540 x 960 iwith Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Camera: 8MP main camera, 2MP front camera
  • Connectivity:  GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz), 3G (North America: 850/AWS/1900; ROW:
    850/900/2100), 4G: (North America - Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17 | ROW - Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20), WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluettoth v4.1, 3.5mm Audio jack, microUSB, GPS, GLONASS, 
  •  Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Compass
  • Rugged:
    1. IP68 certified: Waterproof up to 1m for 60 mins, impervious to dust
    2. Military Standard 810G: Shock and Drop, Operating 
    3. Drop Test: Up to 1.8m (6 ft) 
     



Source: CAT