Casio G'zOne Commando : The first phone to the U.S. company Verizon

Casio G'zOne Commando is the first phone to the U.S. company Verizon. offers in the category of "strong and durable"

The Commando is a smart phone capable of withstanding extreme weather conditions and is preferred by those who practice outdoor activities and has interesting features, among which account into a router or wireless access point so we can share with up to 5 users, the 3G connection to the Internet.

With decent processing power, operates under the Android 2.2 (Froy), is easily manageable and easy access to different applications, including the 8 modes especially dedicated to the adventurous:

Compass-which together with the GPS, you can indicate directions and distances to different points iconic of the U.S. (The Grand Canyon, Yosemite National Park, among others) and international (Mount Everest, Aconcagua, etc.).

Temperatures: sensors installed in the phone's exterior, indicate the temperature in Fahrenheit or Celsius.
Pedometer-records the number of steps, distance and energy used.

Training: allows you to race against virtual opponents, as world champions, wild animals or against yourself to improve on past performance.

Travel Report: record the distance covered and the places visited. The information may be shared with friends in Facebook or Twitter.

Tides: Provides information in graphic form the height of high tides and low tides, complemented with average levels.

Sun and Moon: Information Sunrise and sunset, appearance, disappearance and phases of the moon.

Planetarium: graphically depicts the stars and constellations in the sky based on GPS information.

Despite his rough appearance and large (5.1x25x 0.6 inches) and weighing 160 grams (5.5 oz), it is surprising how well it fits in the palm of the hand.

To the right of the phone, are located the button that activates the 5 megapixel camera and mini USB connections (charging and data transfer) and headphone (3.5 mm).

To the left. They are the power buttons and a programmable volume for easy access to applications like email, messages or other favorite.

Underneath the battery is a 8GB microSD card that can be exchanged for up to 32 GB of capacity.

All this encased in a plastic housing with rubber accents and a protective glass screen, making it impermeable to water and dust, high and low temperatures and strong addition to the falls.

This is the first phone to use Android, I was satisfied with the speed and smoothness with which the touch screen and operates with the battery life, which according to the manual is sufficient for 7.5 hours, keeping a little extra charge after a day of feverish activity.

In short, I can tell you is a phone full of interesting possibilities and perhaps most importantly, peace of mind that does not ruin the abuse.