Casio is sending their latest ‘Commando’ tough-phone, yes it’s water-proof and (possibly) bullet-proof, to USA via Verizon: http://bit.ly/jStDfV
It was announced that Casio Computer and NEC Casio mobile communications offered Android terminal “CASIO G’zOne COMMANDO” that had the waterproof and the impact-proof performance in the United States on April 27, 2011. The U.S. Verizon cordless puts it on the market on April 28.
CASIO G ‘zOne COMMANDO is a smart phone that thought about the use easiness in outdoor. It conformed to the waterproof and the impact-proof performance of United States Department of Defense standard (MIL-STD-810G) besides it was not damaged easily and adopted Corning Gorilla of the glass that did not crack easily on the display by the main body that had the decoupled bumper structure. Besides this, convenience in the outdoor scene has been improved with a high luminance liquid crystal and the large volume speaker, etc. with a high painting the visibility in which the gripping feeling when having it in the hand is felt.
In OS, Android 2.2 and the communication method are (CDMA,PCS) for CDMA2000 1x EV-DO Rev.A and Digital Dual mode. Five million-pixel auto focus type is installed in 3.5-inch TFT color liquid crystal (800×480 dots) and cameras on the display. A popular application “G’zGEAR” in G ‘zOne series is installed, and the outdoor use is supported on a soft side.