Chinese smartphone brand UMIDIGI has launched a new set of rugged smartphones called UMIDIGI BISON GT2 4G, and GT2 Pro 4G. These handset comes with waterproof, dustproof and impact resistant features. The major differences between the GT2 and GT2 Pro are the difference in storage capacities and rear material designs.
The 4G model UMIDIGI BISON GT2/GT2 Pro features a 6.5″FHD+ (2400×1080) display, MediaTek Helio G95 2.05GHz Octacore, 8GB RAM, 128GB/256GB storage capacity.
Talking about its photography, the BISON GT2 4G series comes with a triple rear camera set up – 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP. For the selfies, you will get a whopping 24 MP for shots.
The rugged handset also features a 6150mAh large-capacity battery, USB Type-C, waterproof, dustproof and impact resistant (IP68/IP69K MIL-STD-810G). The UMIDIGI BISON GT2/GT2 Pro runs Android 12, and comes with an infrared thermometer sensor, the fingerprint authentication sensor on the side, and an earphone jack.
Alongside these 4G models, UMIDIGI also launched the bison GT2 5G and GT2 Pro 5G.
UMIDIGI BISON GT2 4G / GT2 Pro 4G Specification
Chipset: MediaTek Helio G95
CPU: 2.05GHz Octa-Core
GPU: Mali-G76 900MHz
Display: 6.5″, FHD + 2400 × 1080 20:9, 90Hz
RAM: 8GB LPDDR4x
Storage: 128GB (GT2 4G) / 256GB (GT2 Pro 4G) UFS 2.1 (supports microSD up to 512GB)
Main camera: Triple
- 64 MP (main f/1.8)
- 8 MP (ultra-wide angle 117°, f/F2.2)
- 5 MP (macro f/2.4)
Front camera: 24 MP, f/2.0
OS: Android 12
Dimension: 172.2 x 83.9 x 12.9 mm
Battery: 6150mAh (Fast Charge – 18W)
Colors: Gray Storm (GT2 4G) / Hack Black (GT2 Pro 4G)
Wi-Fi: 802.11, A/b/g/n/ac
Waterproof and dustproof: Waterproof, dustproof and shock resistant (IP68/IP69K, MIL-STD-810G)
USB: USB Type-C
Earphone jack: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes (side)
Face ID: Yes
Others: Dual SIM (nanoSIM), VoLTE, OTG, NFC, Infrared Thermometer Sensor
- 2G bands: GSM B2 /B3 /B5 /B8
- 3G bands: WCDMA B1/2/4/5/6/8/19
- CDMA EVDO BC0/BC1
- 4G bands:
- LTE-FDD B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A/28B/ B66
- LTE-TDD B34/38/39/40/41
UMIDIGI BISON GT2 4G / GT2 Pro 4G Price and Availability
The rugged handsets come in single color each;
- BISON GT2 4G – Storm Gray color option
- BISON GT2 Pro 4G – Hack Black color option
The UMIDIGI Rugged smartphones is available for purchase on Aliexpress at $399.98.
I am going to try this smartphone really soon. I like that it has a huge battery backup and a powerful Mediatek dimensity 900 chipset.