Summary: bought this to replace the quantico I've carried in my pocket every day for the past few years. my phones lead a VERY hard life and the quantico is the only one that has lasted more than a year. even compared to other military phones, this one is the best there is.
Excerpt: You can drop it and kick it when you get upset because the features, such as Bluetooth, the camera and wireless emergency alerts, either don't work or when they do, they cause this device to have trouble.
Summary: I purchased this phone because it has much better reception in my home, especially in my basement office. Our cell reception is poor here because we are in a low valley, even though near towers. My last 3 cell phones have had the same problem.
Summary: So far I am pleased with it. A better phone than the Razar I replaced it with. The battery stays charged longer. Too bad U S Cellular no longer carry them. I do not need a smart phone as this does everything I need it to do. Not a perfect phone but one I would buy again.
Summary: After my 2-year-old son dropped two of my previous cell phones in my morning coffee, I realized I needed something more durable than a simple "penny-phone." I read some reviews and decided, "what better than a military-grade, waterproof phone?