Samsung Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 Rugged

Samsung Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 Rugged

January 11, 2024 0 By Rowena Cletus

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the launch of its latest ruggedized devices, the Galaxy XCover7 smartphone and the Galaxy Tab Active5 tablet, designed to meet the demanding requirements of enterprise environments and frontline work. These devices are engineered for durability, performance, and security, providing unparalleled support for workers in various challenging settings.

Enhanced Connectivity and Performance Both the Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 feature 5G connectivity, ensuring high-speed data transfer and efficient communication. They are equipped with upgraded processors and increased memory, enhancing overall performance. The Galaxy XCover7 boasts a new powerful rear camera and an expanded display, offering improved visual clarity and user experience. The Galaxy Tab Active5 is uniquely designed with replaceable batteries and a No Battery Mode, ensuring uninterrupted usage in diverse work scenarios.

Rugged and Reliable A recent IDC Marketscape Worldwide Rugged Mobile Devices 2023 Vendor Assessment report highlights a significant trend in ruggedized device deployment, with over one-third of U.S. enterprise organizations having already adopted such technology. These devices cater to various industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, retail, and government sectors, due to their durability and high performance.

Designed for the Toughest Environments The Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 are built to withstand harsh conditions. Both are IP68-rated for water and dust resistance and meet the MIL-STD-810H military standard. The XCover7 is shock-resistant to up to 1.5m drops, while the Tab Active5 can survive 1.8m drops with its protective case. The devices feature Corning® Gorilla® Glass for enhanced durability and scratch resistance and offer adjustable touch sensitivity for glove usage.

Seamless and Efficient Operation These devices ensure smooth and continuous operation, even in demanding conditions. They support fast charging and have replaceable batteries to minimize downtime. The Galaxy XCover7 features a 6.6-inch display, and the Galaxy Tab Active5 has an 8.0-inch display with increased brightness and refresh rate, suitable for outdoor use.

Maximizing Productivity and Security The Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 are not just rugged but also smart. They offer increased speaker volume, programmable keys for shortcuts, and efficient barcode scanning. Enhanced PC connectivity features like Link to Windows and a desktop interface emulation expand their utility beyond fieldwork.

Security at Its Core In a first for Samsung’s ruggedized devices, both the Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 come with Samsung Knox Vault, offering top-notch security for sensitive data. This feature ensures the protection of critical information, even in case of device loss or theft, through a hardware-based and tamper-resistant solution.

Specifications at a Glance The Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 come with robust specifications tailored for enterprise needs. The XCover7 offers a 6.6-inch display, Android 14, a 50MP rear camera, and a 4050mAh replaceable battery. Meanwhile, the Tab Active5 features an 8.0-inch display, 5G and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, and the unique ability to operate in No Battery Mode.


The new Galaxy XCover7 and Galaxy Tab Active5 will be available starting January 2024.

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