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Motorola Brute i686 (photos)

The Motorola Brute i686 can take a longer dunk in water, but is otherwise identical to the Brute i680. It's not the prettiest phone on the block, but it's incredibly durable, with great call quality to boot.

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Motorola Brute i686

The Motorola Brute i686 is designed to be tough and durable.
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Front

The Motorola Brute i686 has an external color display with a camera and LED flash above it.
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Back

The battery cover on the Motorola i686 has a secure lock that prevents the innards from getting wet.
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Side

The Motorola i686 is quite bulky at 1-inch thick and weighing around 5.63 ounces. On the side are the volume rocker and push-to-talk button.
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Buttons

The Motorola i686 has a roomy keypad, with an easy-to-use navigation array as well.

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