The Xcover 2 is basically the Samsung Galaxy S3 mini in a rugged shell. It is dust-proof and waterproof for up to 1 meter for 30 minutes. It’ll survive it dunking into your drink or the bathroom, and it’ll survive you washing it afterward.
The Xcover 2 doesn’t make compromises on the inside. It has a chunky dual-core 1GHz processor with 1GB of RAM and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The display is a 4-inch, 800×480-pixel touch screen
The Xcover 2 is endowed with a 1,700mAh battery to keep it running even as you trek far into the forest. But it’s still a smartphone, and smartphones eat battery even when you’re not looking
On the front, the Android soft keys are on chunky, easy-to-press physical buttons, instead of the soft keys on regular Samsung Galaxy phones. There’s a dedicated camera key on the side to make it easy to snap photos with the 5-megapixel camera when underwater or while wearing gloves