In today's world we have to accept a new kind of technology - the kind that allows us to be constantly on the go, yet constantly in the know. We do this by relying on our smart phones and in some cases, our smart watches. But as many people do not work in offices or in comfortable jobs, these flimsy creations do not always serve the purpose we need. If we are the kind of people who do a lot of outdoor work such as a geologist or mining engineer, then you will know how important it is to have gadgets that can keep up with a rugged, outdoor lifestyle. The new smart devices, although attractive, cannot withstand being dropped, landing in water or sand or encountering any other accident. There are also those people who work in warehouses and factories who may use their phones and smart watches to help them scan stock or as timers. Again, in these industries you need to gadgets that stand the test of time so to speak. So in these cases what is the answer? 

Rugged mobile phones are just the kind of phones that you need if you are the sort of person who spends a lot of time outdoors, or who may be accident prone. Snowpow Australia rugged mobile phones can be used in any situation, and won't break if dropped. They can, in some cases, be totally immersed in water for a period of time. These phones have all the features of smart phones but can take a beating in a way that normal phones just cant. Their memory ranges from 512 MB to 1GB Ram, and 4-16GB Ram and have cameras on the front and the back . They have all the other bells and whistles of a mobile phone too such as access to email, Google, YouTube, messaging, news and weather, GPS, sound recorder, and Chrome. That, coupled with long life batteries and 3.5' to 4.5' screens makes them the perfect tools for use in environments where the normal smart phone wouldn't cope.

Another great aspect of them is that they are generally cheaper than many of the smart phones out there today, so it can make it easier for you to buy in bulk if you need to buy them for a workforce if needs be. The media format on these phones include audio MP3, ACC, WAV and AMR. The video is 3GP and AVI. The picture formats include PNG, BMP, GIF and JPEG.The connectivity of these phones include 2 SIM cards slots, 1 MicroUSB v 2.0 and 1 x 3.5mm ear port.

The Li-ion batteries are detachable and have a stand by range of 500 - 1200 hours and have a talk time of between 5.5 - 10.5 hours. Prices range from between $159 - $349. You can also purchase a wireless charge system and an RFID reader. If there is a problem with the phone, simply send it to them and they will fix it for you. If you would like to fix it at another supplier, Snowpow Australia will ship the parts to you free of charge. The parts will also be free.

But what about rugged smart watches? Many phones work in conjunction with rugged smart watches and if you want to tie the two together and are working in an environment that can be tough on your electronic goods, then a rugged smart watch is just as essential as a rugged smart phone. In fact, many new rugged smart watches work like rugged smart phones. You can use them as mp3 players, phones and run mobile applications.

The rugged smart watches made by Snowpow Australia can function with your Snowpow phone. Leave your phone in your pocket, and you can use your watch to make calls, surf the internet or send texts. The watch has an International Protection Marking of 68, making it the highest protection watch. You can use it in all environments and even use it underwater.

The watches run off an Android operating system and 1GB of system memory and 8GB of storage built in. The device can work for a steady 36 hours of talk time and over a week in the storage mode. Not only are these rugged smart watches great utility items, but they are built to withstand the toughest of terrain and can handle pretty much any outdoor environment. Some of the handy features of these watches are phone finder, distal remind, pedometer and alarm. By being able to get all the info you need from your smart watch, the less likely you are to get your phone out all the time to check various data, lessening the chances of you dropping or losing it.

Now is the best time to buy rugged mobile phones and to buy rugged smart watches. Never have we had two items that are more handy in our day-to-day lives than these beauties. So take a look at Snowpow's items and prepare for the adventure of your life!