Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE Review (Verizon Wireless)

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The Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE is a rugged smartphone on Verizon that delivers the modern features users need in a durable shell that can handle water, drops and way more abuse than a traditional smartphone. While there are cases available to deliver some of the features of a rugged smartphone to the iPhone 5 and […]

Top 5 Waterproof Smartphones to Kickstart Your Summer

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Whether you’ve got mildly butterfingers and are prone to spills or a wild summer of fun planned, these five waterproof phones will complement your wet and active lifestyle. Some on the list are rugged and are mil-spec tested while others are just waterproof designs. These five phones show that waterproof and rugged doesn’t always mean […]

Verizon Planning Rugged Casio G’zOne Commando Successor Wit 4G LTE

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On the heels of Samsung announcing its waterproof Galaxy S4 Active Android smartphone with premium specs, there is news that Verizon may be considering a successor the the rugged Casio G’zOne Commando smartphone, but this time with 4G LTE access. While the Galaxy S4 Active is great for consumer use in and around the pool, […]

Casio G-Shock iPhone Smartwatch Now Available

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Announced earlier this year, Casio is now making its G-Shock smartwatch, which pairs over Bluetooth 4.0 to your iPhone 4S or iPhone 5, available through its website and at select department stores in the U.S., including Macy’s and Bloomingdales. The watch will alert you of incoming calls and messages and comes with a phone finder, […]

Casio Launches New Tablets Aimed at Pen-Enabled Writers

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Casio has launched four new tablets for the Japanese markets, and though these tablets run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Casio is aiming these tablets at enterprise users with the goal of integrating handwriting and notes into the slates. Like Samsung’s Galaxy Note tablets and HTC’s Flyer and Jetstream slates, the Casio models feature a […]

Verizon to Team Up With Casio to Launch Quad-Core LTE Android 4.0 Smartphone?

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Casio and Verizon may be teaming up with a high-end smartphone release with a venerable specs sheet that includes quad-core processing, 4G LTE connectivity, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The two had partnered up in the past to release a rugged, waterproof 3G Android smartphone and it’s unclear if the element-resisting features of the […]

Rugged Goes Gingerbread with Verizon’s Casio G’zOne Commando

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Verizon’s rugged Android smartphone, the Casio G’zOne Commando, is now getting its software update, bringing with it Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The update is being rolled out over the air and users will be notified when the update is ready to be downloaded for their G’zOne Commando, but in the meantime users can also check manually […]

Casio G’zOne Commando Review (Video) – Verizon Wireless

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Smartphones are traditionally devices which we hold close and keep a watchful eye on when we could drop them, especially around water. But what about adventurers and contractors that need a rough and tumble phone that can handle the elements including the occasional drop into a puddle or flowing stream? For these demanding users there is the Casio G’zOne Commando from Verizon […]

Casio G’zOne Commando Rugged Android Smartphone Hands On and First Impressions (Video)

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Rugged smartphones aren’t new, but they are certainly getting better. Case in point, the Casio G’zOne Commando which is MILSPEC 810G rated for shock, immersion, heat, dust and more. The Commando runs Android 2.2 and brings with it a collection of G’zOne apps that are designed to meet the needs of outdoor adventurers. Despite the need for added bulk and weight to […]

Casio G’zOne Commando Underwater Test (video)

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The Casio G’zOne Commando is a rugged Android smartphone available on Verizon Wireless. The G’zOne Commando is MILSPEC 810G rated for, among other things, water immersion. We just received this new rugged smartphone in for review, and couldn’t wait to put it under water. In out initial Casio G’zOne Commando underwater test we just dropped […]

Casio G’zOne Commando Rugged Android Smartphone Crashes into Verizon

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Verizon has just announced the Casio G’zOne Command, a rugged and durable Android smartphone which meets military standards for immersion in water, rain, shock and more. This rugged smartphone is designed with outdoor users in mind, but would also be a good fit for construction users and contractors looking for a phone that can take a […]

Weekly Wrap Up: Notebook, Tablet and Smart Phone News for April 1

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Despite all of the April Fools jokes running wild on the Internet today, there is a lot of real notebook, tablet and smart phone news worth checking out. Notebook News For the Week of April 1st: We kicked off World Backup Day with a collection of deals on services and storage that will help you […]

Verizon Casio Commando Shows Off Rugged Design

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While the Motorola Defy tried to hide its rugged heritage, the Casio Commando is an Android smartphone that is proud to show the world that it can stand a beating or two with its rugged aesthetics which may furrow a brow or two at first sight. The device still looks slim and compact, but its […]