Samsung has quietly launched a brand new Galaxy smartphone. Called the Galaxy XCover Pro, the machine is the latest addition in Samsung’s vary of rugged smartphones. It succeeds the XCover 4, which had was relaunched in 2017.
Not like most smartphones within the XCover series, the new XCover Pro flaunts a new fashionable-day design. It will get a 6.3-inch LCD display with a 20:9 side ratio and a punch gap on the highest left nook. The display screen will be operated with moist palms or whereas carrying gloves.
The phone is powered by Samsung’s octa-core Exynos 9611 silicon, paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. It will get a 4,050mAh with 15W quick charging. The twin primary digital camera setup on the Galaxy XCover Pro features a 25MP vast-angle lens and an 8MP extremely-huge sensor. On the entrance is a 13MP selfie snapper.
What’s completely different concerning the XCover Pro is that in contrast to the latest Samsung smartphones, it comes with a detachable battery. That mentioned it’s additionally IP68 water and mud resistant and carries US army standard certification (MIL-STD-810) for sturdiness and ruggedness.
It options two programmable buttons that may enable customers to show the flashlight on/off or create textual content messages through the use of their voice. The number of keys and energy button/fingerprint reader are separate.
The phone runs Android 9 Pie out of the field; however, it could be eligible for an Android 10 update sooner or later. Samsung’s Knox platform handles the safety on the system. The Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro will turn into accessible in Europe beginning February 2020. It’s anticipated to price just below €500 (~$556).