Kyocera Hydro C5170
Many new smartphone manufacturing brands are introducing themselves to the global market of smartphones. One of these brands is Kyocera which recently revealed two impressive Ice Cream Sandwich running smartphone. One of these two smartphones is Kyocera Hydro C5170 that will be hitting the market in Q2 of 2012. Moreover, interesting factor about this Kyocera Hydro C5170 smartphone is that it is water and dust proof. It is IPX5, IPX7 and IP67 certified which declare it is dust and water proof.
Kyocera Hydro C5170
This new smartphone from Kyocera is powered with a good performing single core processor which is clocked at 1GHz. The hardware of Kyocera Hydro C5170 smartphone is integrated over a Qualcomm MSM8655 Snapdragon chipset. This smartphone also includes a separate graphic chip of Adreno 205 that is supporting its GPU. Kyocera Hydro smartphone has got 512MB of RAM (physical memory) and has 2GB of on-board internal storage memory. You have also got memory expandable feature in this phone as it is featuring a microSD card slot that can accept microSD card of memory up to 32GB. Moreover, Kyocera is offering free 2GB microSD card with this phone. The software platform of Kyocera Hydro C5170 is latest Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
The design and construction of this new and upcoming Kyocera Hydro C5170 smartphones are comparable to other standard smartphones of the market. However, it is not sleek as other superior smartphone but it is looking pretty impressive. Its dimensions are as 115 x 62 x 12.8 mm and Hydro C5170 weights around 120g. There is a 3.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display in Kyocera Hydro C5170, which can supporting 320 x 480 pixels of display resolution, multi-touch and has 160ppi pixel density.
Kyocera Hydro C5170 could be better if it has got a secondary camera. But it is just having a basic performing 3.15MP camera with auto-focus and geo-tagging. That’s why its camera configuration has disappointed. This Hydro Kyocera smartphone is featuring a standard Li-Ion battery of 1500 mAh that is consider pretty good for this range of smartphone. As Kyocera Hydro C5170 is CDMA smartphone that’s why it would not be able to support GSM radio networks, it can only support CDMA 800 / 1900 and CDMA200 1xEv-DO radio frequency spectrum. Wi-Fi with hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS and a microUSB v2.0 are also equipped in this device. This information was all regarding upcoming ICS running Kyocera Hydro C5170 smartphone which will be hitting the market in Q2.