Are you excited about Water proof phones and don’t want to go with Sony brand then here comes Kyocera Hydro Edge phone. With Hydro Edge, Kyocera Mobiles brings the best of the cheapest Waterproof phones in United States.Kyocera Hydro Edge

Boost Mobile a subsidiary of US Sprint Mobile will introduce this smartphone due in July third week. The phone corresponds to IPx5 and IPx7 certifications as it can be immersed in water of 3.28 meters depth for about 30 minutes. Kyocera has done it’s best to include both waterproof and dust proof certification and features like Smart Sonic Receiver is added to provide crisp, clear sound during phone conversations in noisy environments as well.

Going through the hardware features, Kyocera Hydro Edge is equipped with 4-inch IPS impact-resistant touchscreen display and powered with 1 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon dual core processor with 1 GB RAM. It includes 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side with auto focus and LED flash with 720p HD video recording support and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean provides seamless multi-tasking, customized homescreen.

1600 mAh battery is good enough to provide talk time of up to 13 hours and although it’s limited in internal storage with 4 GB, problems will be solved thanks to micro SD card slot. It will be available from 23rd July 2013 via Boost Mobile and priced at $149.99 with no contract plans.

Kyocera Hydro Edge is with following specs –

  • Display: 4-inch IPS impact-resistant display
  • Processor: 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon dual core processor
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Software: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
  • Camera: 5 mega pixel Auto Focus with LED flash
  • Battery: 1600 mAh Li-ion Battery
  • Storage: 4 GB internal + micro SD card slot

Via: Boost Mobile