Chinese brand FOSSiBOT announced the upcoming worldwide launch of its first rugged smartphone FOSSiBOT F101announced earlier this month. In honor of the debut on the international market, the smartphone is offered at a discount – after all, the price of the device will be $ 89.99. The promotion will take place from March 20th to 26th on the online platform AliExpress.
In addition, users have the opportunity to get the FOSSiBOT F101 for free. To do this, you must subscribe to Brand News. On March 28, the company will hold a drawing and randomly select six subscribers to receive a secure smartphone and smartwatch as a bonus.
The rugged smartphone FOSSiBOT F101 belongs to the category of entry-level devices, but it has a number of additional functions. The smartphone is based on an energy-efficient MediaTek Helio A22 quad-core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz and has an arsenal of 4 GB of RAM with the possibility of virtual expansion up to 3 GB through flash memory, as well as a 64 GB Flash drive and a card slot with up to 128 GB of memory.
The main camera packs a 24 MP phase-detection autofocus sensor, which is not found in entry-level smartphones, complemented by a 5 MP macro sensor and a 0.3 MP sensor for the bokeh effect. There is also an 8-megapixel front camera with a wide viewing angle.
The smartphone is equipped with a 5.45-inch IPS display with HD+ resolution (1440 × 720 pixels), which is protected from damage and scratches by durable Dragontrail glass. The FOSSiBOT F101 is housed in a rugged thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) body with an aircraft-grade aluminum frame. The device meets IP68, IP69, and MIL-STD-810H standards for protection against moisture, dust, bumps, and drops, so it can be used by construction workers, firefighters, and extreme sports enthusiasts without fear of smartphone failure having to have the negative impact of the external environment.
On the back of the smartphone there is a huge speaker grille with a diameter of 36 mm and a peak power of 3.5 W, which provides a volume of up to 123 dB, so it can even be used to add music to parties. And the HAC-certified receiver is very convenient for hearing aid wearers. The smartphone is unlocked with a fingerprint scanner or Face ID. 10,600mAh battery with 18W fast charge support ensures long battery life.
The FOSSiBOT F101 smartphone can already be placed in the shopping cart Online platform AliExpressand subscribe company website and enter the raffle for a chance to get it for free.