The military smartphones tested and proven by operators

Based on the proven success of the Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition for operators in the field, the latest additions provide enhanced durability, functionality and processing power. Designed to connect seamlessly with tactical radios and mission systems to increase situational awareness for a common operational picture. Samsung's Tactical Edition smartphones are the only end user devices you’ll need for mission planning, training, operations and daily use.

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Easily connect to tactical radios and mission systems, out of the box, for persistent communications in austere environments.

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Command and control

Serve and consume complete and accurate real-time data where it’s needed most with a powerful, compact End User Device (EUD) that enhances precision and effectiveness.

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Run mission applications in the field and enterprise applications everywhere.

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Tested and proven

Trust the only COTS military smartphone that’s protected by Knox, certified for use in classified operations and proven operationally ready by special forces.

For hyper-enabled operators, cognitive dominance is built on mobility

To make informed decisions and achieve their objective, tactical teams and special operators require the ability to quickly and securely process and share mission data across complex terrain, expansive distances between troops and with Command. To address these unique issues, Samsung created Galaxy Tactical Edition smartphones—a mission-ready solution tailored to the specific needs of tactical teams.

The latest additions to the Samsung Tactical Edition family

Galaxy XCover6 Pro
Tactical Edition

Rugged design
Tested against MIL-STD-810H,1 and a 1.5m drop test.2 The IP68 rating stands up to dust, dirt, sand and water. Featuring a sensitive touchscreen that tracks your finger flawlessly, even when wet or with gloves on.

Long lasting, replaceable battery
A long- lasting battery, with support for fast charging and pogo pin charging. Or simply remove the battery and replace it with another one for faster turnaround.

Cases and cables sold separately.

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Galaxy S23
Tactical Edition

Capture intelligence in low light
Use the pro-grade camera to take and share high-resolution images or video, without giving away your position.

Get a clear view of the mission
View and analyze maps, intel and mission data in greater detail than ever before with the Dynamic AMOLED, a 120Hz display.

Cases and cables sold separately.

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Persistent communications in any domain

Samsung's Tactical Edition smartphones feature pre-configured software to support tactical radios and mission-critical devices.

Next-gen network capable

The Galaxy Tactical Edition smartphones support multiple carrier networks and the use of private SIMs 5G, Wi-Fi 6E and CBRS.

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AT&T FirstNet Certification

When it comes to emergency response, communication is critical. FirstNet-enabled devices get you reliable, secure, and seamless connectivity, whether you're in a vehicle, the field, or at the station, all with priority and pre-emption on the FirstNet network. Compatible with FirstNet radio network. Includes priority and pre-emption.

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Multi-ethernet and simultaneous Wi-Fi connectivity

Multi-ethernet capabilities deliver dedicated connections to mission systems, ensuring uninterrupted performance when it matters most. Plus, Android 13 devices offer simultaneous Wi-Fi and Ethernet support—effortlessly connect to Wi-Fi networks while tethering to other devices, unlocking the full potential of your mobile operations.

Enhance situational awareness for a complete and accurate common operational picture

Samsung's Tactical Edition smartphones have exclusive features, tested and proven by operators, for rapid information capture, sharing
and analysis in diverse operating environments.

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Covert Lock

Designed as our most secure solution for classified missions, Covert Lock completely shuts down radios—including GPS—by leveraging hardware-backed security with Knox hardware device management (HDM).

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Stealth Mode

Enabled from the factory when shipped, disable LTE, e911 and RF broadcasting for complete off-grid communications. Turn on and off all illumination when wearing night vision devices.

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Hostage and crisis negotiation

Empower your negotiation team by transforming your phone into a negotiation tool with auto-acceptance of calls in speaker mode, ability to record and prevent outgoing calls.

Devices that meet all your mission requirements

Tested and proven

Built to military specs and tested against the Department of Defense’s MIL-STD-810 standards for durability. Galaxy XCover6 Pro also
meets the IP68 standard for dust and water resistance.

Deploy it your way

This military phone is ready for on-premises or hosted deployment and management. A custom ROM is flashed at the factory with seven MRs provided throughout the life of the device, which can be deployed using Knox Enterprise Firmware Over-the-Air (E-FOTA).4

Meets the highest standards

This military smartphone is enabled for use in classified communications. Samsung's Tactical Edition smartphones have certifications including NSA’s CSfC Component’s List, NIAP Common Criteria/MDFPP, DODIN APL, FIPS 140-2, and DISA Android STIG.

Cases and cables sold separately.

Open and secure ecosystem

Samsung Galaxy Tactical Edition devices combine proven hardware with an open and secure Android operating system to enable a diverse ecosystem of tactical partners, including case and cable providers.

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1These devices passed military specification (MIL-STD-810H) testing against a subset of 21 specific environmental conditions, including temperature, dust, shock/vibration, and low pressure/high altitude. Real world usage varies from the specific environmental conditions used in MIL-STD-810H testing. Samsung does not guarantee device performance in all extreme conditions.
2Water resistant in up to 5 feet of water for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry after wet.
3Using genuine Samsung HDMI adapter or cable for Samsung DeX is recommended. Accessories and monitor sold separately.
4E-FOTA sold separately.

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