AT&T NEC Terrain Review- A Rugged Business Phone

AT&T NEC Terrain-5 THE NEC Terrain on AT&T is NEC foray back into the smatphone world in the USA. The Terrain is a rugged ANdroid smartphone that features a water and dustproof design, a scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass screen and sturdy core construct  that exceeds the military specifications (MIL-810G) for shock distribution, the NEC Terrain is one tough smartphone which we put through the ringer in our shock dryer test and passed in flying colors. Plus it is waterproof device that hold true to the fact that no water gets into your smartphone. The NEC Terrrrain is also a business friend smartphone that has enterprise wide solution for all business need.  Its  got a dual-core 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, combined with the versatile Android OS, provides strong multitasking capabilities. Near Field Communication (NFC) enables you to transfer files and photos with one simple touch, and you can respond to an array of commands with Voice Dialer. Plus, earSmart technology delivers improved voice clarity by suppressing background noise during calls.

Overall I was impressed with the NEC Terrain, though I would Like to see physical buttons for the Android menu controls as well as an update to Android 4.2. 


NEC Terrain is packed with a feature-set that helps users get the task at hand done quickly, efficiently and intuitively.

  • ·         The dedicated Enhanced PTT key means immediate communication when it counts most without cumbersome menus or the need to change applications.
  • ·         Speedy 4G LTE connectivity makes it simple to pull up plans, records or email from virtually anywhere.
  • ·         Wi-Fi availability giving U.S.-based customers improved in-building coverage and access to the service via compatible Wi-Fi networks.
  • ·         A dual core 1.5GHz QualComm® Snapdragon S4 processor and Android 4.0 makes multitasking simple and easy.
  • ·         earSmart™ technology by Audience and NEC Terrain’s dual speakers ensure communication is heard loud and clear with echo cancellation and noise suppression.
  • ·         Physical QWERTY keyboard with a 3.1” high resolution screen places a virtual office in your hand when you’re on the job or just on the move.
  • ·         5 MP rear camera and 0.3 MP front camera.
  • ·         Up to 8GB of internal memory and MicroSD up to 32GB of expandable memory for ample file and photo storage.