You can wash your smartphone without any hassles. Japan-based Kyocera Company introduced the new Kyocera Rafre by adding into in the list of the washable smartphone. It features resistance to hot water and the equipped touchscreen that can use even when the user’s hand is wet or wearing gloves.
Kyocera Rafre washable smartphone is the successor of the original DIGNO Rafre which launched in the month of December 2015. It was the first hand-soap washable smartphone that launched. The DIGNO Rafre smartphone have a resistance against foaming of hand-soap, but the new invented Kyocera Rafre possesses resistance to foaming body soap.
The Kyocera Rafre smartphone goes on sale from March 2017 only in Japan and will available in three colour variants Clear White, Pale Pink and Light Blue. The company didn’t make any announcement regarding Rafre Price.
As far as the Kyocera Rafre Specifications are concerned, it sports 5-inch HD TFT LCD. Furthermore, the new second-generation smartphone equipped with a special cooking app. It allows the users to scroll through recipes, set timers and answer calls through hand gestures without any need to touch display.
The Kyocera Rafre boosted with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM internal memory section and can be further expandable up to 200GB via microSD card. It equipped with Phase Detection AF for quick focusing and Auto HDR which enable clear shooting of photos even in low-light conditions.
In the photography department, the Kyocera Rafre washable smartphone sported with 13-megapixel CMOS and selfie camera with 5-megapixel CMOS. It features with Kyocera’s proprietary Smart Sonic Receiver Technology which uses vibrations to transmit sound to eardrum via phone display.
Users can also hear the voice even in the noisy environments through the phone’s display. There is no need to worry about the correct positioning the device speaker hole against the ear. The Kyocera Rafre features Blue Light Cut app which reduces eye fatigue during prolonged usage.
Moreover, it boosts with high-capacity 3000mAh long-life battery and also features weather forecast alarm clock. It simultaneously reads out the weather forecast for the day when the alarm clock rings. The company doesn’t make an announcement about the global release.
Kyocera Rafre Specifications
- Display: 5-inch HD TFT LCD
- Operating system: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Memory: 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM, expandable upto 200GB via microSD
- Camera: 13MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera
- Battery: 3000mAh
- Connectivity options: WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, Stereo earphone jack
- Colours: Clear White, Pale-pink, Light Blue