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Samsung Launches Sturdy Galaxy Xcover 4 With US Military Grading

02 March, 2017, 11:58 | Author: Nadine Todd

It launched way back in 2015, and Samsung marketed as a slim but robust Galaxy smartphone. Galaxy Xcover 4 is packed with 13 MP of primary camera and 5 MP front camera. Well the Korean tech giant has officially announced Galaxy X Cover 4 today. We don't know if this will come to the U.S., but considering the announcement was made on Samsung's German site, chances seem slim.

Samsung Today unveils its new rugged Galaxy Xcover 4. the Xcover 4 can sustain quite the beating and work in extreme temperatures, both low and high, as guaranteed by its USA military rating (standard MIL-STD 810G). As the device is supposed to work in extreme conditions, it has a sensitive display, so you will be able to use it with your gloves on. Dubbed as Galaxy Xcover 4, the new rugged device will be a water resistant device as it comes with IP68 certification that can withstand in water up to a depth of 1.5m for 30 minutes.

The US military standard test involves testing the device against extreme temperatures (cold and hot), humidity, water, solar radiation, and much more. There is a 2800mAh battery to power the Galaxy Xcover 4 which should be enough to last an entire day on normal usage. Storage can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

Samsung will be launching a successor to the Galaxy Xcover 3 and is expected to be available in Europe sometime in April. The smartphone will run Android 7.0 Nougat and is powered by a 2800 mAh battery. There is a 13MP rear camera onboard clubbed with a 5MP front-facing camera. The rear camera can capture photos even in hard conditions as the camera has high sensitivity to light and adheres to the military standard.

Stay tuned with us for more information on the availability of Galaxy Xcover 4 in other regions.

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