Samsung is bringing its latest ruggedized Android devices to the US. The Galaxy Xcover6 Pro and Galaxy Tab Active4 Pro are now on sale with 5G connectivity and MIL-STD-810H compliance for use in extreme conditions.
Samsung Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro
At the end of June, the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro was announced. It brings a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with FHD+ resolution with support for a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The screen, protected by Gorilla Glass Victus+, is also designed to be operated with wet hands or gloves. The hardware is rated for IP68 water and dust resistance.
The Xcover 6 Pro is powered by a Snapdragon 778G chipset paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage via microSD. There is a removable 4,050 mAh battery and support for 15W charging, or charging via pogo pins on a supported cradle.
The phone features a programmable push-to-talk button, headphone jack, speaker with boost mode and support for Samsung DeX. In the camera department: a 50MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture and 8MP ultrawide shooter. On the front there is a 13MP selfie camera and the Xcover 6 Pro will run Android 12 out of the box.Read:Publishers Are Going All In On E-commerce – Here’s Why It’s An Opportunity For Retailers
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active4 Pro
The Galaxy Tab Active4 Pro was announced earlier this month with a 10.1-inch TFT LCD screen protected by Gorilla Glass 5. This rugged tablet comes with an S Pen and a protective case. Like the Xcover6 Pro, this device is also MIL-STD-810H compliant to withstand altitude, humidity, immersion, salt spray, dust, vibrations and drops up to 1 meter high.
Also powered by the Snapdragon 788G, the Tab Active4 Pro uses 4GB RAM and 64GB storage or 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The tablet has the push-to-talk button, volume boost and can also be used with wet hands or gloves.
Both devices can also be used as a POS system with support for NFC payments on Samsung’s Knox Platform for POS. With Knox Capture, both devices can be used for barcode scanning and inventory tracking.
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The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 6 Pro will be available from October 20 through US carriers and will later be offered through Samsung.com, Samsung Business, Amazon Business and IT channel partners. Pricing information has not yet been confirmed by Samsung.
On the other hand, the Galaxy Tab Active4 Pro is now available from Samsung Business, Amazon Business and Samsung’s IT channel partners for a starting price of $649.