Kyocera International Inc., the North American leader in rugged mobile solutions, and Sprint today announced the launch of Kyocera's latest rugged Android™ smartphone—the DuraForce PRO—at Sprint retail stores nationwide and online through the company's website. The DuraForce PRO is the first rugged 4G LTE smartphone with a built-in Super Wide View HD (1080p) Action Camera. It offers an affordable, durable and dependable smartphone for both business users and consumers and costs only $18 per month over 24 months with installment billing (total SRP of $432.00) 1. The DuraForce PRO is the latest in Kyocera's leading portfolio of military-grade rugged, waterproof devices. Complementing the phone's 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera, the phone's new 135-degree Super Wide View Action Camera offers functionality once reserved for dedicated action-camera devices, including Underwater Mode, and can be integrated with popular action-camera mounting systems. "Kyocera's new DuraForce PRO provides Sprint's customers with industry-leading rugged technologies and features, and, as the only rugged device with a built-in high-definition action camera, it enables users to stay connected and capture the content they love no matter the circumstance or environment," said Chuck Becher, senior division vice president of sales, marketing and product at Kyocera International's Communications Equipment Group. "We're confident that Sprint's customers will love all the durable features that are synonymous with Kyocera, as well as the affordable price point." DuraForce PRO was designed to provide businesses and consumers with a dependable smartphone that can withstand the harshest environments and mishaps, all with the peace of mind of a standard 2-year limited warranty. For an industrious worker, an adventurous thrill-seeker or a parent on the go, DuraForce PRO incorporates cutting-edge technology and features designed to function in life's most demanding moments. It is equipped with a large 5-inch Full HD display and a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ octa-core processor (1.5GHz x 4/1.2GHz x 4). For added security at work or at play, the phone's power button also functions as a biometric fingerprint reader to unlock the device.