Utility tools: AT&T announced the Samsung Rugby® 4, the latest from Samsung’s series of rugged push-to-talk phones, available online at www.att.com and retail stores. Equally as affordable as it is durable, the device is available for $99.99 with a two-year agreement or $269.99 at no annual commitment.
The Samsung Rugby 4 runs on 4G HSPA+ network and will support the AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk4 (AT&T EPTT) with Integrated Dispatch service, enabling business customers to communicate faster and to larger groups. Through Dec. 31, the Rugby 4 is also offered at $0.99 for eligible AT&T new activations and upgrades with a two-year commitment to an EPTT rate plan or bolt-on.5
“The added Wi-Fi connectivity that comes with the Samsung Rugby 4 combined with AT&T EPTT, make it more convenient for you to receive push to talk calls using compatible Wi-Fi networks,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Mobile Devices, AT&T. “The Rugby 4 is as functional as it is durable and is an excellent addition to AT&T’s leading device portfolio.”
The Samsung Rugby 4 includes new features, such as Wi-Fi connectivity and enhanced speaker volume, even an optional 2000mAH extended battery accessory making it even more useful and convenient for your every day. View this video to see more. Additional device features include:
- Taking AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk Further: Few things beat the efficiency of push-to-talk, and the Rugby 4 handles the task more efficiently than ever before. One simple push of the button puts you in touch with someone without dialing or ringing.
- Military-Grade Protection: The Rugby 4 never shies away from getting its hands dirty. The rugged, military-grade casing and IP67 protection can take the rigors of the day, while on-the-go.6
- Clear Connectivity: The Rugby 4 now comes with the added freedom of Wi-Fi connectivity, giving you another reliable option to stay in touch with co-workers, friends and family.
- Turn-By-Turn Directions: The phone that put productivity on the map now has more direction that ever, including a built in compass. Enjoy the convenience of turn-by-turn7 navigation and traffic alerts right from your Rugby 4, so you can get where you’re going quickly.
The Samsung Rugby 4 earned five out of five stars on AT&T’s Eco-Rating system. The system, which rates the environmental factors of AT&T branded handset devices, was created to empower consumer choice around sustainability.