The Sonim XP3: It can take a beating
We dunk it, throw it and used it as a hammer, but the Sonim XP3 Quest keeps on ticking.
Testing a rugged phone like theis always fun. It's not every day that you get to throw a handset down the stairs as part of the review. With most phones, a drop to the floor and even a few drops of water can render it useless. But with the XP3, it's all part of the fun.
As the successor to the
Inside the XP3 isn't as exciting. Feature are pretty minimal--a 2-megapixel camera and GPS are the most notable offerings--and we don't like that it lacks multimedia messaging. Call quality is decent even if we didn't test the call quality while underwater.
For the full story, check out, our , and . As an unlocked phone ($399), though it's available at Best Buy.