How to Shop for Rugged Flip Phones on the Internet


Austin, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 07/07/2014 -- Smartphones are a modern wonder, but they are delicate creatures, and not everyone needs, or even wants one. Folks who work outdoors for a living, or folks who want to be outdoors to live, may find rugged cell phones to be more practical, economical, and even more fun! Even the accident-prone can appreciate rugged mobile cell phones for work and play. has a wide selection of used rugged cell phones for cheap. For example, sometimes you don't have to give up your smartphone for ruggedness. One such phone is Samsung U640 Convoy for Verizon. has just received a new shipment of Samsung U640 Convoy for Verizon. These phones are ideal for people or companies that prefer functionality over touchscreens.

A favorite of construction workers and other folks with outdoor jobs, the Samsung Convoy is lightweight at 4.2 ounces. Nearly all black, it has masculine features like industrial looking textured accents. The color external screen measures 1.6 inch, 128-by-128,while the main screen is 2.2 inch, 176-by-220 pixels.You can dial the keypad by feel and there are volume and media control buttons on the side of the phone.

The Samsung Convoy is likely to survive a fall to the floor, and also a drop in the toilet. The phone back seals near-perfectly shut, making it very water resistant. But how good does it sound? The phone has an external noise rejecting function, and the speakerphone is clear, if a little soft. And the battery life is 7 hours and 27 minutes.

About provides high quality pre-owned phones at low prices. All phones come with a free wall charger and free shipping. MobileCellMart is an Austin, Texas internet company selling refurbished phones to thousands of customers since 2010.