Rugged OUKITEL WP17 Smartphone Announced With IP68 waterproof tech

OUKITEL WP17 rugged smartphone has been announced, and it features an IP68 and IP69k waterproof and dust resistance technology in order to add to the smartphones durability.

This smartphone runs on Android 11 operating system. And it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio G95 processor that is backed by 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage space

OUKITEL WP17 smartphone is equipped with an IPS 6.78 inch FHD+ display, resolutions of 2400 x 1080, a screen refresh rate of 9Hz, and 20: 9 aspect ratio.

The design of this smartphone from OUKITEL is really unique with the IP68 and IP69K shockproof, water and dustproof rating Ruggedity.


On the camera department, OUKITEL WP17 adopts a triple rear camera setup that accommodated a 64-megapixel main camera sensor, 20-megapixel Night Vision camera sensor , and a 2-megapixel Macro camera sensor.

OUKITEL WP17 Key Specifications

Processor: MediaTek Helio G95 2.05GHz Octacore
GPU: Mali-G76 900MHz
Display: 6.78 inch FHD + 2400 × 1080 20: 9, 90Hz, IPS
RAM capacity: 8GB
Storage Capacity: 128GB
Main camera: 64-megapixel main camera sensor + 20-megapixel Night Vision camera sensor + 2-megapixel Macro sensor camera (Triple camera setup)
Front camera: 16-magapixel camera sensor
OS version: Android 11
Dimensions: 176.0 x 83.0 x 14.9 mm
Weight: 320 Grams
Battery: 8300 mAh ( 18W for quick charging)
Available Color: Black
Wi-Fi: 802.11 2.4GHz 5GHz
Bluetooth: v5.0
Ruggedity: Waterproof and dustproof (IP68 / IP69K) / Shockproof (MIL-STD-810G)
Connection Port: USB Type-C
Earphone Port : Yes
Biometrics authentication : Fingerprint authentication sensor, face authentication
Others: Dual SIM (nanoSIM), OTG, NFC
Compatible Network: 4G LTE, 3G, and 2G 


It will interest you to know this smartphone is generously equipped with a large 8300mAh in-built battery that supports 18W fast charging. The original proposed price  is $ 399.99 but the pre-order price is about $ 199.99.

Stephen Ekpa
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