By all aspects, Cat S62 Pro is a fulfilling smartphone that has all the excellent features such as shockproof, dustproof, or waterproof. However, the smartphone doesn’t support 5G. Moreover, the smartphone only comes in one color, Black.
Cat smartphones have a ruggedized design, and it is expected that Cat S62 Pro will be the same. The smartphones by Caterpillar.Inc is built to survive harsh conditions so that users can use the phone for a long time.
Mostly all of the Cat phones are build very solid so they can withstand a damaging impact, saving the phone. Moreover, they are also built waterproof, but the specs and water resistivity vary from phone to phone.
If you are here reading this article, you are probably wondering about the waterproof specs of Cat S62 Pro. However, we will be mentioning a few key features of Cat S62 Pro before disclosing it’s a waterproof test result.
Cat S62 Pro Device Specifications
Cat S62 Pro is embedded with the GSM, HSPA, and LTE network technologies, the dimension of the smartphone is roughly about 158.5 x 76.7 x 11.9 mm. Moreover, it weighs only 248g. The smartphone is built with Gorilla Glass at the front, Plastic, and aluminum frame at the back.
Even more, the phone has drop-to-concrete resistance from up to 1.8m. It means if you drop your smartphone from a height of 1.8m, your smartphone won’t withstand any serious damage. For display, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is used, which 5.7 inches in size. The display is capable of 1080 x 2160 pixels of resolution and 16M colors.
The smartphone runs on the latest Android 10 OS with the Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 chipset, Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver) CPU and Adreno 512 GPU. Fortunately, there is an extra slot for the microSDXC card. However, you will be getting 128GB of storage space with 6GB of RAM.
The front camera has a single camera of 8MP with no additional features. However, the rear camera has a dual camera of 12MP and FLIR thermal camera which will enable you thermal imaging on your smartphone.
Moreover, you can also access heat palettes, temp. spot meter along with a LED flash. there is support for 3.5mm headphone jack, and other common features like WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, Radio, and USB are all available on Cat S62 Pro.
The fingerprint sensor is rear-mounted, and other sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity ad compass are also embedded in the phone. The battery is about 4000 mAh, Li-ion, non Removal, the smartphone price is around $ 1,199.00 / £ 589.89 / € 646.57.
Cat S62 Pro Waterproof Test
With all the killer features, Cat S62 Pro also comes with IP68, MIL-STD 810H waterproof, and rugged proof ratings. To test the device durability for water, we need to conduct Cat S62 Pro waterproof test. After conducting the test, we can be sure whether the device is good to use in or near water or not.
The waterproof test results are purely based on individual/team observation. These tests will only give an idea of whether a device is waterproof or not. We recommend users not to try this test at home, as it might damage your device.
|Device Part||Splashproof Test||Waterproof Tets|
|Camera||Working, no issues||No issues|
|Screen||No issues||No issues|
|I/O ports||All I/O Ports work||All I/O Ports functional|
Cat S62 Pro – How long can it survive underwater?
Cat design their smartphone to last long and can survive harsh environments. Therefore, the phone is provided with water resistivity properties, which makes it a very tough phone. Cat has clearly stated that Cat S62 Pro has an IP68 rating, with additional US Military Standard Mil-Spec 810H. The phone has been tested numerous times, both the drop test and waterproof test. The thin polymer coating also makes the smartphone dustproof.
For multiple times the phone has been dropped to the ground, and its concluded that Cat S62 Pro can withstand an impact falling from 1.8m of height. Also, the smartphone can survive for 30 minutes under 1.5 meters of water, which surpasses the IP68 rating.