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NOMU M8 is the most stylish rugged phon


NOMU is a not so popular brand around the world but their R&D on rugged phones has lead to some of the best models out there. Their latest device is NOMU M8 and is the most stylish rugged phone in the market featuring quadruple protection.

The first thing you notice when seeing the device is its slim body and cool mirror design. The NOMU M8 comes with a compact 5.2? display and just 10.7mm of thickness in a beautiful design and that’s not very common in the rugged segment. That said, the phone might not look like a durable device but it comes with IP68IP (or "Ingress Protection") ratings are defined in international standard EN 60529 (British BS EN 60529:1992, European IEC 60509:1989). They are used to define levels of sealing effectiveness of electrical enclosures against intrusion from foreign bodies (tools, dirt etc) and moisture. The numbers that follow IP each have a specific meaning. The first indicates the degree of protection (of people) from moving parts, as well as the protection of enclosed equipment from foreign bodies. The second defines the protection level that the enclosure enjoys from various forms of moisture (drips, sprays, submersion etc). /IP69K/MIL-STD-810G certification and can withstand drops, dust, and water.

NOMU has added a fourth protection to it though: There’s an anti-bacterial coating on the front glass! The device not only focuses on the harsh outdoor conditions but is the first to combine them with a healthy by using anti-bacterial glass. As for the camera capabilities, the M8 comes with 21MP sensors both on the front and back of the device.

It’s always nice to see manufacturers trying to innovate so that consumers can choose the best device for their needs. The M8 is a perfect example of that effort and it now sells at its lowest price. See more information here.