Casio has added the officially unannounced Casio Gz’One Brigade for Verizon to its dedicated portal.Â The Brigade is the first messaging and multimedia device from the manufacturer that is also M810 certified for resistance to shock, dust, water and extreme temperatures.
Technical specifications consist of EVDO Rev. A support, QWERTY keyboard, 2.9 inch wide display at WQVGA resolution, dedicated messaging keys, text to speech, document viewer supporting Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint, PDF and TXT documents, 3.2 megapixel camera with auto focus and flash, Bestshot photo selection with six total modes available and face detection.
The rest of the specifications include Clear talk noise reduction and voice recording, speakerphone, GPS support via VZNavigator, microSDHC expansion slot VCAST Music/Video support and Bluetooth with stereo audio support.Â Verizon customers have also been reporting limited availability of the phone in corporate stores, though the phone is currently unavailable for online purchase at this time.
Update: Casio has pulled the product page for the Brigade for the time being.
Update 2: A follow-up article provides Casio’s explanation for the pulled pages.