In August 2017, the Chinese manufacturer Doogee announced its new rugged smartphone called Doogee S60.
It has the design of regular rugged smartphone, but there are several surprises inside, such as 6GB of RAM, Helio P25 processor and 5580mah battery. So, let’s make first review with unboxing and hands-on.
Doogee S60 not only rugged smartphone, but also very stylish. It has aluminium alloy back, which helps to give the device a more premium look and feel. Also, new smartphone will be available in different colors, including Black, Gold and Silver.
Doogee S60 is IP68 certified, so you can use it under the water and drop on the ground. It must survive in almost all conditions. USB slots, SIM and MicroSD ports are covered with rubber to prevent water and dust infiltration into the sensitive parts of smartphone. As for specifications, new smartphone differs from other rugged smartphone. Perhaps, only Blackview BV8000 Pro can compete with our hero. While most rugged smartphones offer minimal quality display, Doogee S60 comes with 5.2-inches screen and resolution of Full HD, 1920×1080 pixels. Also, screen is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
It is good size for rugged smartphone, it is not so large, while the screen is comfortable to use. The same can be said for the rest of specifications.
Doogee S60 has 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, and MediaTek Helio P25 processor.
This combination should ensure a solid level of performance. Of course, one of the main thing of rugged smartphone is battery.
Doogee S60 features 5580 mAh battery with fast charging.
It will not only last very long, but also takes a little time to full charge. As for cameras, we were impressed by the main one that has a resolution of 21MP and PDAF technology, and image stabilization system.
The camera can take pictures and video, even when the phone is submerged in water. The video is recorded in 4K resolution. Also, camera provides 9 different modes, such as Auto, Night, Party, sports, sunset, and others.
The phone has a fingerprint sensor included on the back of device.,
Other features include: NFC for quick paying, wireless charging, and GPS with Glonass.
So, Doogee S60 not only rugged smartphone with durable body, but also very powerful device.
It has high performance, good cameras and interesting features.
The price of Doogee S60 starts from $260.