Casio has today announced that its new rugged G’zOne Commando smartphone will be arriving on April 28th through Verizon. The Casio G’zOne Commando has been designed to withstand the most extreme conditions and has been built for outdoor use in mind.
Using the G’zGEAR software you can transform the phone from a business or everyday smartphone, into an outdoor tool with eight modes to enhance the active, adventure-driven lifestyle.
Together with Triple Sensor technology used to provide onboard apps with direction, acceleration and temperature data, including its Earth Compass, Walking Counter, Adventure Training, Trip Memory, Tide Tables, Thermometer and Sun/Moon Star Gazer apps.
The G’zOne Commando construction meets Military Standards 810G for Immersion, Rain, Shock and Dust Resistant, Vibration, Salt Fog, Humidity, Solar Radiation, Altitude, Low and High Temperature Storage.
Its also equipped with a 5 megapixel camera and runs Android 2.2 with connectivity provided by Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Stereo Bluetooth. Together with VZ Navigator for GPS navigation and the ability to be used as a hot spot allowing 5 Wi-Fi-enabled devices to use the G’zOne Commando as a hot spot.
The Casio G’zOne Commando will be available from Verizon on April 28 for $199.99 when you take out a new two-year contract.
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