CAT Rugged Smartphone S52

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CAT Rugged Smartphone S52

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The world’s thinnest rugged phone

Designed to be seen. Made to be used.

Love the phone. Lose the fear. Use it as it is. No case needed. Offering a superior level of rugged protection that cannot be matched by a mainstream device in a case, it’s the phone that life won’t break. Use it with confidence without the stress or fear of breakage from everyday drops and mishaps.

Our sleekest design. Tough as ever.

The Cat S52 is the unique blend of our thinnest and sleekest ever design whilst still being tough. Pocket friendly at just 9.69mm thin and 210g light, expose it to all weathers and conditions or just slip it in your pocket and forget about it.

You can take it anywhere without it getting damaged in the rain or from everyday drops; with the Cat S52 you have one less thing to worry about.

Sleek new design, same military grade toughness, the Cat S52 is a fresh new take on rugged smartphones. It’s pocket friendly, yet still able to handle all conditions.

Despite its lightweight, pocket-friendly design, the Cat S52 is a smartphone with military grade toughness. Cat phones set the standards in rugged and the Cat S52 is no exception.

Built to last, it is drop tested repeatedly on concrete from a height of up to 1.5m and can be completely submerged in water. Plus, its screen is protected from cracks by the latest Gorilla Glass, so with the Cat S52, accidents don’t happen.

The Cat S52’s camera is best-in-class. With fast and accurate focusing thanks to its dual pixel Sony sensor, and its bright f/1.8 aperture and large 1.4µm pixel size that delivers great low-light performance, it’s the best camera available on a rugged phone.

IP68 & IP69, MIL SPEC 810G – Waterproof, dustproof and drop proof

f/1.8, 1.4μm, dual pixel PDAF, EIS for fast and accurate focusing

9.69mm thin, 210g light

Cat S52 Features:

  • World’s thinnest truly rugged phone
  • Waterproof to 1.5m for 35 minutes
  • As tough as ever – IP68 & IP69, MIL SPEC 810G, Waterproof, Drop proof
  • High performance camera – dual pixel technology
  • No need for a case
  • Long life battery
  • Android 9 – Guaranteed update to Android 10, and 90 day in-life security patches


  • Type Non removable Lithium Ion
  • Capacity 3100 mAh (supports fast charging)
  • Talk Time Up to 29 hours 3G talk time
  • Stand-by Time Up to 28 days
  • Display Super Bright 5.65” Display – HD+ (1440 x 720) 18:9. IPS, wet finger/glove-on working technology**
  • Display Cover Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6
  • Rear-facing Sony 12MP sensor, f/1.8, 1.4μm, dual pixel PDAF, EIS
  • Front-facing 8MP sensor
  • Audio Jack 3.5mm (waterproof)
  • Bluetooth 5
  • NFC Yes (Android Pay™)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5GHz)
  • USB USB Type C (waterproof), USB-OTG
  • SIM type- Nano SIM, single and dual SIM variants
  • GPS- GPS, Glonass, BeiDou (variant dependant), Galileo
  • Maximum downlink data rate 300Mbps
  • Maximum uplink data rate 100Mbps
  • ROM Flash 64GB ROM
  • Expandable Storage Expandable via microSD™ card (separate microSD ™ and SIM slots)
  • Audio FM Radio, Music Player
  • Video Recording 1080p at 30 fps
  • Video Playback 1080p at 30 fps
  • 4G LTE Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38
  • 3G Bands 1,2,4,5,8
  • 2G Bands 2,3,5,8
  • Type Mediatek Helio P35 Octacore 2.3GHz
  • Platform (OS) Google Android™ 9 (with upgrade to 10)
  • Ingress protection IP68 & IP69: Sand, dust and dirt resistant
  • Waterproof Down to 1.5 m for 35 minutes
  • Drop tested Up to 1,5 m (5ft) onto concrete
  • MIL SPEC 810G Thermal shock: handles low to high temperature differences between -25°C (-13°F) – 55°C (131°F) for up to 24hrs*, Resistant to vibration: Category 4, Resistant to humidity and salt mist
  • Dimensions- 158.1 x 76.6 x 9.69mm
  • Weight- 210g
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • E-Compass
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Office Suite, File Commander, App Toolbox
  • Physical power and volume (up/down) keys
  • High-grade aluminium frame
  • Hard-wearing, non-slip rubberized TPU back
  • LED notification (3 colours)
  • Android Enterprise Support Yes, AE Test Suite passed
  • Zero-touch Supported
  • EMMs / MDMs tested*2 Airwatch (VMware)
  • MaaS360 (IBM)
  • SOTI
  • 42Gears
2 Device testing against limited test cases only, carried out by Bullitt Group or by independent testers. No EMM / MDM testing is exhaustive, and specific IT setups can cause compatibility issues. Field testing recommended.

Various temperatures and time-cycles tested.

We cannot guarantee that all gloves will work with this feature.

Network bands in regions may be different, depending on the mobile operator and your location. Upload and download speeds also depend on the mobile operator.

Available storage is less due to phone software. Battery times (talk time, standby time, and more) are based on 3G and are subject to network and phone usage. Note: Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.


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