Smartphones make us more productive. From GPS aware farm management to digital spirit levels, applications can improve the way we work. RuggedPhones™ aim to bring you the convenience of rugged phone smartphone functionality to working environments in which ordinary smartphones don't survive.

RuggedPhones™ are proud to partner with Cat Phones, Land Rover Explore and Titan to bring the best of rugged mobile to Africa.

If you’re looking for a rugged phone to be by your side in your work or your adventurous lifestyle, you’ve come to the right place. If you work in the construction sector as a farmer, or an electrician; we’re confident one of our rugged phones will be right for you.  Take your time, browse through our selection of rugged smartphones to find the best one to suit your needs. Our selection is based not only on the smartest and most rugged but also on reliability and commitment to local support. When your phone is integral to what you do; you need this peace of mind.

Drop proof, dustproof and waterproof

You read right.  Our rugged phones carry all sorts of features, drop proof, dustproof and waterproof being just three of the main features people are making the move to a rugged phone.  More than IP68, our devices are compatible with MIL STD 810g which also means they are drop proof up to 1.8m and can handle extreme heat and cold.

If you like getting your hands dirty a rugged phone is the right choice for you.


The new flagship smartphone from Cat® phones is now available. The successor to the multi award winning Cat S60, it features enhanced FLIR® thermal imaging capability, built-in laser assisted distance measure, and an indoor air quality sensor.

Introducing the LRE:

A durable, tough phone that is stylish too.
Designed in close collaboration with Land Rover, the smartphone takes subtle design cues from the capable and extremely versatile Land Rover Discovery.

Deeper PRO+

A castable fishing sonar that connects to your rugged smartphone. The ultimate fishfinder for shore anglers, it’s the only wireless sonar in the world with GPS for onshore mapping. Also great for ice, kayak and boat fishing.