The bestseller of its type: Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 now available
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The bestseller of its type: Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 now available

Andrea Jacob
Zurich, on 22.03.2021
Translation: Eva Francis
This phone is so robust you can take in anywhere without being worried that it might get damaged. Its predecessor, the Galaxy XCover 4s, is an established rugged smartphone that’s used in construction industries, factories and logistics. Now, the successor has been launched.

The Galaxy XCover 5 is the latest addition to our range of rugged smartphones. The newcomer boasts a larger display, better resolution and improved touch sensitivity.

Galaxy XCover 5 EE (64GB, Black, 5.30", Hybrid Dual SIM, 16Mpx, 4G)
289.–With Samsung KNOX for companies
Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 EE (64GB, Black, 5.30", Hybrid Dual SIM, 16Mpx, 4G)

The features of the Galaxy XCover 5

The Galaxy XCover 5 with replaceable 3 000 mAh battery offers you extra durability and sustainability. With US military standard MIL-STD-810H certification, it withstands drops of up to 1.5 metres. IP68-rated dust and water resistance means it can be submerged in1.5 metres of water for up to 30 minutes. The Galaxy XCover 5 is easy to use even with gloves on and in humid environments.

  • 5.30" HD+ TFT display, 60 Hz, Gorilla Glass 6
  • 1480 × 720 pixel screen resolution, 310 ppi
  • Exynos 850 processor
  • 4 GB RAM, 64 GB storage (expandable up to 1 TB)
  • 3,000 mAh battery capacity (replaceable)
  • IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G
  • Main camera 16 MP, dual LED light
  • Selfie camera 5 MP
  • Hybrid Dual SIM, NFC
  • Push-to-talk function
  • USB-C, 3.5 mm jack plug
  • Charging via POGO Pin
  • weighs 175 grams
  • 5 years regular software updates, 2 years market availability
“ In a digital world, the role of the frontline worker is consistently becoming more challenging. [...] The Galaxy XCover 5 is our most compact rugged device yet, built to increase day-to-day productivity and collaboration for field workers in all conditions – from extreme heat to the pouring rain – and enable them to get the job done. ”
Joe Walsh, Director of B2B, Samsung UK and Ireland

Why an Enterprise Edition?

Employees use their private devices and data for business use. Data bounces around between mobile devices, from the laptop to the smartphone and back. This makes security solutions which safeguard the protection of data more important than ever. Samsung KNOX is integrated into both the software and the hardware of the device, to protect against malware, data theft, espionage and cyber attacks. These new devices offer your business the latest in smartphone technology as well as the protection it needs. Looking for advice on this topic? Reach out to our B2B team.

“ Your personal data can be completely isolated in a secure place on device. ”
Samsung KNOX

Multi-layered security with Samsung KNOX

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  1. Security improvements for Android
  2. Runtime protection and encryption
  3. TrustZone architecture
  4. Secure/Trusted Boot and Hardware Root Of Trust

Knox protects apps and data by defining exactly what each process is allowed to do and what data it can access. In this way, Knox can separate, encrypt and protect company data in a managed container.

With periodic kernel metering and real-time kernel protection, the operating system's core software is continuously checked. These checks ensure that requests to bypass device security are blocked and sensitive data is protected.

Knox uses a processor architecture called TrustZone, which isolates highly sensitive computations from the rest of the device's operation to protect company data.

To prevent security measures from being bypassed or compromised, Knox uses boot protection mechanisms supported by Hardware Root of Trust to verify the integrity of the device during the boot process.

Samsung Knox
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Samsung Knox

Device configuration and remote maintenance when working from home

Cloud-based device settings are just as convenient and growing ever more in demand. They support remote management and greatly enhance device security. Whether you want to apply the solution to tens or thousands of devices, it can be scaled reliably to suit the needs of your company. KNOX Manage is an IT solution to manage mobile devices without a client installation and further expenditures. Updates, device restrictions to work apps, with support for any Android, iOS or Windows 10 device.

More user-friendliness with MultiSIM

Useful technology – not just for smartwatch wearers and architects
Behind the scenes

Useful technology – not just for smartwatch wearers and architects

“ Thanks to MultiSIM, our customers can use their phone number on several devices. ”
Andreas Kundert (Head of Business Development)

Use one mobile phone number but several devices? That's possible with MultiSIM. MultiSIM allows you to use the same number on several mobile devices and therefore get work done on long train journeys, for example. If your smartphone or tablet runs out of battery, just continue working on another device. What about the Watch? It works with that, too. Leave your mobile phone at home and manage your messages via the Watch. Want to use a less expensive device for the construction site, workshop or on the road, or like having a backup device with you in case of emergency? No problem with MultiSIM.

Customised support from our B2B team

We’ve been active in the B2B market for many years and understand your needs. The services we offer are continuously refined and allow us to adapt to changing requirements. Your business activity is at the heart of what we do. Our aim is to provide you with the support you need and help contribute to your success.

Our B2B team provides personal customer care and caters to your needs with made-to-measure solutions. We know how important efficient solutions are to you. That’s why we provide them within 24 hours whenever possible. Get in touch with us now to learn more or register as a business customer right away. Our customer advisers are ready to take your call at 044 575 96 00 or e-mail.

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Andrea Jacob
Andrea Jacob
Senior Category Business Manager, Zurich
My head is crammed with ideas. And I add a new one every minute. I enjoy discussions and forming my own opinions. I love gadgets and anything that has a motor. I’m definitely in the right place.

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