Are your smartphones failing in the cold

Smartphones Failing In The Cold Weather? – Our Top Tips To Help

The cold is often overlooked by businesses. Are your smartphones failing when the weather gets cold and wet? This article looks at real life reasons and solutions where businesses have solved their cold weather problems with rugged smartphones.

The Challenges of Using Rugged Devices In The Cold

Using rugged devices in the cold brings a unique set of challenges but with our help and advice, we can hopefully get you through those winter months.

Raptor C5 - Freeze testing

Raptor C5 – Cold Testing Our Rugged Android Smartphone

At Raptor, we like to test our devices just to see what they can really do. This time we’ve tested our brand new Raptor C5 against the cold and in this post, you can see the images and the result of those tests.

Raptor C5 heated rapidly - You can see the ice melting and no condensation form,s

Why We Drop Test Across Temperatures

The MIL-STD drop test you see on the spec sheet of a rugged device is often not telling you the whole story. This article explains why it;s important to drop test across different temperature ranges to form a drop test that you can depend on.

Raptor C5 rugged device testing - freeze testing

Rugged device testing – the truth!

Rugged device testing often isn’t all that it seems. You see all the right terms on the spec sheet, like MIL-STD and IP68, but is the rugged device you want to buy really rugged? We expose a few truths of the ruggedness market and tell you how to get round them.

What to do when your mobile phone is locked

What To Do When Your Rugged Phone Locks Up

You’re trying to use your rugged phone, but nothing happens. It looks frozen but you don’t know what to do. This blog post will tell you what steps you should take when you’re faced with this problem, from removing the battery to a hard reset.

BYOD goes wrong

The Problem With Bringing Your Own Device to Work

On our third blog about Bring your own device or BYOD, we’re focussing on the negatives of this new trend to your business and your workers, but also what are the things you should consider before moving on and adopting BYOD.

Keep calm and BYOD

Remote Working Trends in 2018

As new technology is entering the workplace, Bring your own device or “BYOD” is making a huge impact on remote working. In this blog, we look into it and discuss what is driving BYOD.

Rugged Mobile Price increases

Is your Rugged Mobile Device Supplier Increasing Prices?

We love to rant, rave and opinion here at Raptor. Heck, why would you want to read another boring blog about ruggedness!! So I just wanted to say this. It’s January, the USD rate is

Larry BYOD bag

Did You Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)?

We’ve been hearing a lot about this new trend of Bringing Your Own Device, or BYOD, recently. But what is BYOD and what are the implications for your business? In this blog, we cover the basics of this new trend and introduce a few pros and cons of using BYOD for business.