Waterproof and resistant smartphones are the next big thing. We’ve been waiting a while for manufacturers to put a little more thought in to durability, and the time is finally upon us.
When we talk about waterproof hardware, we often refer to an IP rating. This stands for Ingress Protection, and is usually followed by a number, which refers to its ability to withstand water and dust.
It’s worth pointing out that while some of these phones get close to being labeled waterproof, we probably should treat them as just resistant to water.
1) Samsung Galaxy S6 Active
Samsung Galaxy S6 Active comes with android lollypop 5.0 and loaded with Exynos® 7420 Octa-core 64-bit processor for amazing performance and not just this , This beast is Dustproof and water-resistant with a rugged design, meant for outdoor activities. You can freely walk in the rain, camp in the desert or dig in your garden with your phone .
2) Sony Xperia Z3
A beast which is IP68 certified. Sony Xperia Z3 is a loaded with a Quad-core 2.5 G GHz Krait 400 processor and 3GB Ram. Device comes in two variants of 16 GB and 32 GB and the good part is you can always expand its storage upto 128 GB using an external microSD card. Z3 also has a primary camera of 20.7 MP for capturing stunning pictures and 3100mAH battery.
3) Sony Xperia Z2
Sony is a well known brand in electronics market. It’s Xperia Z2 is having a 20.7 MP camera, along with 3200 mAH battery for amazing experience, along with that it is a water and dust resistant (IP65/68 rating) as well. You can capture amazing pictures of your friends, while dancing in rain without worrying about this device. You can grab this device from your nearby store for around US$579.
4) HTC Desire Eye M910X
This is an IP67 certified smartphone which means it is water resistant if immersed between 15cm and 1m and dust resistant as well. It comes with 13 MP autofocus camera with dual LED flash on both sides which helps you in taking stunning snaps and selfies. This devices has 2400mAH non-removable battery and an internal memory of 16 GB which can be expanded upto 128 GB
5)Sony Xperia M2 Aqua
Sony is said to be the champion in making water proof android phones. After releasing Xperia M2 Aqua, Sony became the first significant producer create a smartphone that meets both IP65 and IP68 standards. Sony Xperia M2 can tolerate streams of water and can be submerged into water for up to 30 minutes without even worrying about it. It is also a complete dustproof smart phone. Unlike oversized devices, it comes with a 4.8 inches qHD touch screen with 540×960 resolution and 8 MP primary camera. Snapdragon 400 processor and 1 GB RAM allow you to install high end apps and games. This phone is said to be the most waterproof phone available as of now and you can even capture images from its camera while diving or swimming.