Ulefone Armor 3T is the latest addition in its Armor line of rugged smartphones. It is designed specifically for people working in very difficult and harsh environments and people who like hiking, tracking and outdoor activities. like its previous device such as Ulefone armor X It is also IP68 waterproof. Armor 3T also has IP69K shockproof, dust proof, 1.2M drop-resistant and MIL-STD810G certified. The screen of this smartphone is scratch-resistant as it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It supports Face Unlock, Fingerprint ID as well as NFC Google Pay.
It is a great affordable rugged smartphone with a faster performance, great camera and a huge battery. To know about the detailed specifications and best deal for this smartphone continue reading the review below.
In The Box:
You get many accessories inside the box along with the smartphone which are listed below:
- 1 x Armor 3T
- 1 x Antenna
- 1 x Clip
- 1 x Phone Holder for Bike
- 1 x Sling
- 1 x Charger Adapter
- 1 x Type-C USB Cable
- 1 x OTG Cable
- 1 x Type C USB to Transmitter
- 1 x Protective Film
- 1 x Multi-language User Manual
- 1 x Warranty Card
- 1 x Screwdriver
- 1 x Earphone Transfer
Design & Display:
This smartphone has a robust design and looks like all the other rugged smartphones available in the market. It is build of polycarbonate and aluminum alloy material and the back it has sandpaper like finish so it won’t slip from your hands. The rubberized frame around it takes care of the shocks and falling impacts. At the bottom we find a USB-C socket which is protected by a cover and four hardware buttons on sides, fingerprint sensor is placed on the right side which is convenient to use. At front a selfie camera is placed at top above which there is earpiece and speakers are mounted at the bottom. Apart from this a walkie-talkie antenna can be attached at the top which can be used when network is weak or not available.
Here we get a 5.7 inch bezel-less display with 1080 x 2160 pixel resolution which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The display has 424 ppi pixel density so you get sharper and more detailed image quality.
Hardware & Software:
Under the hood, you get a MediaTek Helio P23 MT6763 chipset and its 8 cores clock at 2.3GHz frequency. For graphics section it has got ARM Mali-G71 MP2 dual core GPU clocking at 770MHz frequency. The CPU is paired with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB of storage which can be expanded up to 256GB using an external microSD card.
Armor 3T runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box which helps it run smoothly and manages power efficiently. It opens up a world of Google Play Services in front of you.
Armor 3T comes with great quality cameras as well. It has got a 21MP Sony snapper with f/1.8 aperture at rear combined with a dual LED flash. It has autofocus feature which fine tunes focus of the camera and optical image stabilization to counteract camera shake.
For selfies an 13MP camera with f/2.2 aperture is mounted. It is also used for facial recognition for faster unlocking.
Network & Connectivity:
Armor 3T supports many GSM, CDMA and LTE networks and several bandwidths for easy connectivity in most of the countries. This will be very useful for people while travelling abroad.
It has GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS for reliable positioning and tracking. You can connect to a 4G network with a pair of SIM cards. It has a microSD card slot and two full SIM slots. For faster internet connectivity wireless Wi-Fi connection is also integrated.
It has NFC chip for easier payments and Bluetooth 4.0 for pairing purposes. It comes with USB Type-C socket for charging and mass storage purposes. One drawback here is a 3.5mm headphone jack is missing which can bother some of you.
This smartphone has got a remarkable Li-Po non-removable battery of 10300mAh capacity. It lasts for almost 5 days and charges in just 3 hours with fast-pacing Pump Express Plus 2.0 technology. Although such a large battery makes the phone heavy but it is worth it.
Sensors & Additional Features:
Armor 3T is equipped with fingerprint sensor for faster unlocking. Other sensor include G-sensor, P-sensor, L-sensor, E-compass, Gyroscope and Coulometer.
It includes a built-in walkie-talkie antenna which is good for people working in difficult conditions where mobile network is weak. It can also be removed when not in use.
Price & Availability:
Currently you can have it at 30% discount in super early bird offer on official Ulefone website where it costs $299. You have to pay some extra money for additional accessories.
Ulefone Armor 3T is surely a great value for money, unlike other rugged phones it has a great camera. It is very durable and the hardware part is impressive too. It lasts long after a single charge as it has got a massive battery. And you are getting all this at just $300 isn’t it such a great deal! This phone is perfect for people working in harsh environments and outdoor enthusiasts as it is triproof and got some amazing features.