Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 Rugged Smartphone With Military-Grade Certification Launched: Price, Specifications


Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 rugged smartphone has been launched in the European market as a successor to the Galaxy XCover 4. Samsung launched the Galaxy XCover 5 four years after the Galaxy XCover 4 and the phone comes with a lot of improvements and upgrades. The Galaxy XCover 5 is sleek and easy-to-hold but does not sacrifice on its ability to withstand touch working environments. It comes with a replaceable battery and the touchscreen works even when you’re wearing gloves.

Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 price

The Galaxy XCover 5 from Samsung is priced at GBP 329 (roughly Rs. 33,300) and will go on sale in the European market from March 12. It comes in a single black colour option and as of now, the company has not shared details on international availability.

Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 specifications

Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 runs Android 11 and features a 5.3-inch HD+ TFT display with thick bezels all around. It is powered by the octa-core Exynos 850 SoC and comes with 4GB of RAM along with 64GB of storage. There is a 16-megapixel single camera on the back with an f/1.8 lens. At the front, the Galaxy XCover 5 comes with a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.2 lens. The selfie camera is housed in the top bezel.

For connectivity, you get a USB Type-C port with Pogo pin connectors for fast charging and NFC. Sensors onboard include accelerometer, proximity sensor, geomagnetic sensor, ambient light sensor, and gyro sensor. It also has inbuilt face recognition. It has a 3,000mAh battery that is replaceable. There is a hot key called the XCover Key that can be programmed to perform a variety of tasks. Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 comes with IP68 water and dust resistance and is MIL-STD810H certified.

Samsung says the Galaxy XCover 5 can withstand up to 1.5-metre drop and submersion in fresh water up to 1.5 metres for up to 30 minutes. The rugged phone measures 147.1×71.6×9.2mm.

Is Samsung Galaxy F62 the best phone under Rs. 25,000? We discussed this on Orbital, our weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or RSS, download the episode, or just hit the play button below.

For the latest tech news and reviews, follow Gadgets 360 on Twitter, Facebook, and Google News. For the latest videos on gadgets and tech, subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Vineet Washington writes about gaming, smartphones, audio devices, and new technologies for Gadgets 360, out of Delhi. Vineet is a Senior Sub-editor for Gadgets 360, and has frequently written about gaming on all platforms and new developments in the world of smartphones. In his free time, Vineet likes to play video games, make clay models, play the guitar, watch sketch-comedy, and anime. Vineet is available on, so please send in your leads and tips.

Jio Working on Low-Cost Laptop ‘JioBook’ With 4G LTE Connectivity, Android-Based JioOS: Report

Products You May Like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *