Motorola introduces its latest Smartphone, it is more like a rugged device – Motorola Defy (2021) with an IP68 rating and comes with support for Gorilla Glass Victus.
Motorola recently partnered with Bullitt Group and the Defy (2021) is the first phone from the partnership. Bullitt Group is a UK-based rugged phone maker.
With the IP68-certified for water and dust protection, the company promises full operational outside temperatures ranging from -25°C to +55°C.
Motorola also mentioned that the new Defy supports drop-proof from up to 1.8m heights as long as it lands on the side or corner frame, thanks to the MIL-SPEC 810H extreme temperature survivability.
Motorola Defy has been put through vibration and tumble tests as well. Motorola Defy is also washable with soaps and mild disinfectant.
On the front is a 6.5-inch HD+ screen panel with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus support, a waterdrop notch for the single 8-megapixels selfie shooter.
The Motorola Defy arrives with a triple rear camera setup, featuring a primary 48-megapixel main sensor with an f/1.8 lens.
While the secondary camera sensor includes the 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The phone features a ruggedized plastic body design.
It features a programmable shortcut key with Push-to-Talk (PTT) mode. The Defy sports a Bluetooth v5, NFC, VoLTE, and 3.5mm audio jack.
Powering up the device is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage and support memory expansion.
With the memory expansion, the device allows you to store up more files, such as musics, movies, photos, documents, annotations and more.
The Defy runs Android 11 with Moto’s UX interface on top out of the box. It packs a 5,000mAh battery with 20W charging through a USB Type-C port.
Motorola Defy will costs €325/$390 for its lone variant, and will be available next week across European and South American markets.