Consumer electronics brand XTouch, has launched the Robot family range of rugged mobile phones that include smartphones XBot Senior and XBot Junior, and feature phones XBot Swimmer and XBot Champ in the UAE.
Designed to withstand tough environments, the latest models are durable in severe operational environments and for daily usage.
According the Dubai headquartered vendor, the new launch is the continuity of the company's strategy to bring advanced technology to the masses at affordable costs.
The flagship phone of this range, the XTouch XBot Senior has IP69 certification, which the company said makes the handset the toughest phone that is drop, dust, water and jet spray proof.
"We believe that technology is the lifeline of the future. Within the communication and mobile phone arena we foresee a very optimistic route for us," said, Tim Chen, founder and managing director, XTouch.
However, added Chen, the way forward continues to be focused on incorporating technology advancements into the mid and lower markets. "We are extremely proud to introduce the XTouch XBot Senior as one of the first IP69 rated phone that makes it the toughest phone with incredible assets," he said. "Our other Robot family models also have their uniqueness that come at a fraction of the cost."
In addition to the robust features, XBot Senior runs on Android 8.1 OS, and is powered by MediaTek 6739V which delivers premium performance and enables faster LTE connection. The phone has 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM that is expandable to 128GB storageIt also comes equipped with 5000mAh battery, 13MP rear camera, and a fingerprint sensor. The XBot Junior, while it is also dust, drop and water proof, it is an IP68 certified smartphone.
In feature phone category, the XBot Swimmer is supported by the ability to float in water, has a torch and power bank function and is rated IP68. The XBot Champ, on the other hand is rated IP54 and is boosted with a big torch and doubles up as a power bank with 5000mAh battery capacity which allows up to 111days standby time.
XTouch said the XBot Senior is priced at AED1,234, XBot Junior AED999, and both are available in charcoal black and fire black. The XBot Swimmer retails at AED199, while the XBot Champ starts at AED111. The range is now available on the company's e-commerce platform, www.xtouchdevice.com and Carrefour outlets across the UAE.