These phones will survive the apocalypse

There are few things more depressing than losing your beloved electronics to a spill or short fall. Fortunately, devices are starting to trickle out with the ability to survive such dangers. But what if you need something even more resilient to life’s little accidents? Rugged phones are nothing new, but now they’re becoming more widely available and — more importantly — beginning to look like something you’d actually want to use.

These phones each meet the two most common industry standards for toughness, IP-67 and MIL-810G. That first certification means no dust or liquid will be able to get inside your phone. MIL-810G, on the other hand, is a set of specifications set up by the US military to ensure a device works after hard impacts…

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