April 15, 2012 12:00pm
We’ve noted before that Bell has the Samsung Galaxy Rugby on their launch plans, this is a rugged Android-powered device that runs OS 2.3 Gingerbread. Quick update for you as we’ve been informed that this will hit store shelves on April 19th – you can most likely expect Rogers to launch on that date too. As for the prices, we’re hearing the no-contract price will be $299.95 outright, but might change before it’s released. You can check out Rogers pricing here.
The Rugby is categorized as rugged device and is “IP67 certified, dust and water proof,” has a 3.7-inch touchscreen display that’s scratch resistant. In addition, there’s a 3MP camera with video capabilities, Wi-Fi, DLNA and an 800MHz processor. Check for this in a few days.