The Motorola Defy rugged smartphone has gone official. The phone is IP68 certified and military standard to withstand extreme conditions. Motorola says the phone has a double-sealed casing and can survive underwater up to 5 feet for 35 minutes. It is also resistant to sand, dust and dirt, humidity, and salt spray. Motorola Defy has also been subjected to vibration and drop tests. The phone can survive extreme MIL-SPEC 810H temperatures and withstand repeated drops of up to 6 feet. Motorola Defy can also be washed with mild soap and disinfectant.
Motorola Defy rugged price, availability
The new Motorola Defy is priced at EUR 329 (roughly Rs. 29,000) or GBP 279 (roughly Rs. 28,700) for the single 4GB + 64GB storage model. It has been made available in black and forged green color options. Motorola Defy will be available in select markets in Europe and LATAM in the coming weeks. Motorola says that prices may vary by country. The company offers a 2-year warranty, Android Enterprise support, and security update coverage for two years.
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Motorola Defy rugged Features
Motorola Defy runs on Android 10, and the company claims that Android 11 support will be rolled out soon. It has a dual SIM (Nano) slot and a 6.5-inch HD + screen with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. The internal storage is 64GB, with the option to expand further with a microSD card.
Motorola Defy has a triple rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f / 1.8 aperture, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. There’s also an 8-megapixel selfie camera onboard.
Motorola Defy includes a 5,000 mAh battery with 20 W TurboPower charging. The company claims that the battery can last up to two days. Connectivity options include a USB Type-C port, Bluetooth v5, NFC, VoLTE, and a 3.5mm audio jack. It has a programmable hotkey with Push-to-Talk (PTT) mode.
Motorola Defy full Specifications
|Release date||18th June 2021|
|Launched in India||No|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||5000|
|Colours||Forged Green, Black|
|Screen size (inches)||6.50|
|Protection type||Gorilla Glass|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 662|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes|
|Rear camera||48-megapixel (f/1.8) + 2-megapixel + 2-megapixel|
|No. of Rear Cameras||3|
|No. of Front Cameras||1|
|Operating system||Android 10|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|