Modern smartphones can be described in many ways. Innovative, stylish and sleek are words that apply to all of the latest handsets. Rugged, tough and solid are definitely words you would not use.
But what about the people out there who want a phone, but need it to be able to stand up to the rigours of an active lifestyle.
If you are someone who works outdoors, in a rough environment, or are just a clumsy person, then here is a list of the best tough phones for sale today:
The clue is in the title with this one. Costing roughly £30, this phone is designed to be switched off until you need to make an emergency call. With a handful of features other than the ability to make a phone call, this phone is designed to be left for long periods of time. The manufacturers claim that the battery will last for 15 years, making this phone extremely fit for purpose.
Motorola Defy Builders’ Edition
From the simplest phone on this list to the most complicated. The Motorola Defy is a smart phone in every sense, except for the sense that it won’t break the moment you drop it.
Coming pre loaded with plenty of useful apps, this phone is specifically designed for people in the construction trade.
With a screen that is practically bulletproof, this waterproof and workplace -roof phone is a perfect example of brawn and brains.
Sonim JCB Toughphone Sitemaster
With the makers claiming that this is the most durable handset ever created, just one look at this phone causes you to think that they may just be right.
The solid feel of this phone just about confirms the boasts the manufacturer has made about it. This phone can survive falls from height, great pressure and even being dropped in water.
B2100 Solid Extreme
If you are looking for a basic phone with just rudimentary features which can take a beating then look no further than the B2100. Competitively priced and built to last, what this phone lacks in features it makes up in toughness. With a simple camera and a torch as the only extra features, this phone is designed with battery life in mind.
When it comes to choosing a tough phone, it may seem like the market is dominated by smartphones and tablets, but, if you look hard enough, there are plenty of options to suit all kinds of lifestyles.
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