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Introducing the Rugged Smartphone

Just because you need a tough, durable phone for business or pleasure it doesn’t mean you have to settle for basic features.

Tough Dual Sim Phones

It’s taken a while, but finally Dual Sims are a realistic and practical option available with some of our Tough Phones.

IP Rating: The Higher The Rating The Better Protection From Dust And Water

P stands for Ingress Protection. A rating that classifies the degree of protection from intrusion or Immersion.

Runbo X5 and X3 rugged Android phones moonlight as walkie-talkies

We’ve seen many rugged androids in our time, but none are affordable and as amazing as the ones shown at CES. Starting from the left, the Runbo X3 has a 3.5 IPS panel (In-Plane Switching technology) to make space for the QWERTY an app-triggered laser pointer, an 8 megapixel main camera, a 0.3 megapixel front […]

Tough phone Vs. Blender

Sonimtech are renowned for making virtual indestructibility phones but it met its match when it went against Blendtecs Total Blender Wildside. Blendtec claim that their machine came out on top in there “Will it Blend” challenge but looks like it was an even match, judge for yourself. On YouTube, Blendtec does say that the Blender […]

More Tough Phone Destruction…

It seems that there isn’t a day that goes by without us seeing someone trying to destroy a tough phone. Unsurprisingly, given the name, the Tough Phone usually survives it. This blog post showcases some of the best attempts to destroy a tough phone.  Cement Mixer Test We’ve covered this in a previous blog, but […]

How do I choose the best tough phone?

If you require a Tough Mobile phone that will withstand both rough handling and even some occasional abuse, you’ll need to look for one that is constructed with the most durable exterior available. Although no cell phone is guaranteed to be damage proof, heavy-duty construction may help a phone withstand being dropped. If you tend […]

Why Tough Phones Are Ideal When Working On A Farm.

Working on a farm can be risky so it’s a good idea for farmers to carry mobile phones with them just in case they need to call for help especially if they’re working on a field in the middle of nowhere. To prevent damage, it will be beneficial to choose a tough mobile phones. There […]

Tough Phones Vs The World

Smart Phone Specialists Clove Technology (www.Clove.co.uk) have been putting tough phones to the test and have recently subjected several JCB Sitemasters to a variety of different scenarios to see if the phone is as tough as the name suggest . The Toilet Test. Tough Phones are designed to be waterproof and water resistant, so an […]

How To Pick A Tough Phone

Tough phones are designed to withstand the kind of accidents that other phones simply cannot. If you’re a fan of adventurous sports or work in a construction job and just want peace of mind that comes with owning a phone that won’t break if it gets dropped, then a tough phone could be exactly what […]

What are IP Ratings?

If you have ever bought a Tough Phone and wondered what an IP rating is, then this post is perfect for you. IP (Ingress Protection) Rating is used to define the levels of sealing effectiveness of electrical enclosures against intrusion from tools and dirt ect. An IP rating is made up of two factors, protection against […]

How JCB test their Tough Phones

JCB test their tough phones thoroughly to make sure they can survive in a tough environment. Most JCB tough phones go through 17 main test phases and 5 specific test phases to make sure they are ready to go on sale. 17 Main JCB Tough Phone Tests Firstly, there is the Rolling Drop Test which […]

Best new offer for Small Business Contracts

An amazing brand new offer is now available for people who want a Business Contract on Orange. It costs just £28.46 a month; half the price of a normal Business Contract. With this contract, you will get a FREE Samsung Galaxy Xcover Extreme S5690! Your Orange Business Contract will include the following: Unlimited Calls to […]

JCB Phones tested

  In this video JCB are testing out 3 of the JCB phone range which are the JCB Tradesman, Jcb Sitemaster and the JCB Pro Talk. Firstly in the start of the video you can clearly see the gentlemen drop a phone into the river. This you can tell the phone is waterproof and also […]

JCB Pro-Talk TP851 – blog

Welcome to the amazing JCB Pro-Talk phone. The JCB Pro-talk is an extremely durable phone, which is a perfect phone for a rock-climber because if you are at a height and your phone drops then this phone will not break. Also if you love you skiing and there is a puddle of ice and your […]

Motorola Defy Plus – JCB Edition Now Available

The Motorola Defy + JCB Edition has to be the most exiting release in the Tough Phone market. Traditionally a Tough Phone meant sacrificing features and functions.. Well NOT ANY MORE!! The Motorola Defy Plus JCB Edition is made with durability in mind. Being Dust Proof and Water Proof – to 1 meter – for […]

Welcome to Tough Phones

Tough Phones are popular with builders, plumbers, plasterers, cyclists, hikers, sailors and swimmers, whose phones take a beating or are particularly vulnerable to water damage. Tough-Phones are a specialist provider of personal and business Tough Phones from JCB, Land Rover, Motorola and Samsung. As a dedicated Tough Phone provider, we know how to get you […]

About Us

Tough Phones are popular with builders, plumbers, plasterers, cyclists, hikers, sailors and swimmers, whose phones take a beating or are particularly vulnerable to water damage. Tough-Phones are a specialist provider of personal and business Tough Phones from JCB, Land Rover, Motorola and Samsung. As a dedicated Tough Phone provider, we know how to get you […]

JCB Tradesman Tough Phone

These are the specifications of the JCB Tradesman Tough Phone: World’s First Floating Phone | Waterproof | Dustproof | Certified to IP67 | Military Specification | Bluetooth™ | FM Radio | Colour Screen | Torch | Tri-band | 1 year warranty | GSM compatible (excludes ‘3’ in the UK)