MAN STUFF: What Smartphone Does Bear Grylls Use?

Written by Doug Giles on February 26, 2013

Bear Grylls faces a difficult proposition when it comes to choosing phones. It has to be rugged enough to survive tackling wild pigs, the windblown peaks of the Himalayas, and scorching deserts dry enough to split bone. Most importantly, it must be able to play Fruit Ninja.

What Grylls needs is a phone as durable as he is, and one that will most likely be dropped many, many times. That’s why the expert survivalist and television host recently endorsed the Kyocera Torque 4G LTE Android as his new tech toy.

The Torque is built to mil spec standards that can “withstand dust, shock, vibration, solar radiation, humidity, blowing rain, low pressure, salt fog and extreme temperatures.” Not to mention it is also built to handle drops almost as well as a baby with a  titanium bottom.

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