Cat S62 Pro official: rugged smartphone with FLIR thermal imager

Bullitt Group, licensee of Cat phones, today unveils its new flagship model, the Cat S62 Pro. This smartphone has a FLIR thermal imager that can measure temperatures.

Cat S62 Pro

The Cat S62 Pro is Cat’s new flagship model, and this rugged phone comes with a number of spearheads, including a FLIR thermal imaging camera. With a thermal imager you can easily measure surface temperatures using infrared.Cat S62 Pro

FLIR thermal imager

This camera features FLIR’s VividIR image processing, enhanced MSX (Multi-Spectral Dynamic Imaging) and techniques for combining normal and thermal images. You can vary the strength of the MSX overlay.

Which shows the contours of objects on the thermal image or use thealpha blending function to combine thermal images with normal images from a Sony dual-pixel camera. Combined, according to Cat, this produces sharper thermal images that offer more context and insights.

Paul Clayton, General Manager Components Business at FLIR, said: “Users are using the MyFLIR Pro app for the first time to access advanced thermographic features on their smartphone to take full advantage of heat energy not visible with the naked eye.”

So you can monitor the specific temperature range between -20 ° C and 400 ° C with isothermal warnings on the Cat S62 Pro. The phone gives a warning when an object reaches the set temperature. This is very useful when monitoring machines, looking for unusual temperatures or even testing if the barbecue is hot enough

IP68 and MIL SPEC 810

As we are used to from Cat phones, this Cat S62 Pro also has MIL-SPEC-810H certification. This protects the device against thermal shock, sand and dust, extremely high and low temperatures and a fall from a height of 1.8 meters. The phone also has an IP 86 certification for water resistance and you can keep it 1.5 meters underwater for 35 minutes.

The Cat S62 Pro can also be thoroughly cleaned. You can completely immerse the device in water and clean it thoroughly with soap, disinfectants, or alcohol wipes.

More specifications

The Cat S62 Pro also features a 5.7 inch LCD panel that offers full HD resolution and an 18: 9 display ratio. You can operate the screen with wet fingers and work gloves. According to Cat, readability under strong sunlight should not be a problem. The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 6.

The Cat S62 features the 12 MP Sony dual-pixel camera and an 8 MP selfie camera. The phone also has the 2.0 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor along with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage.

The storage memory can be expanded via microSD. The phone also has a programmable button that you can set for, for example, Push to Talk (PTT), SOS (Lone worker app), or for easily switching on the camera or flashlight.


The device also has a 4000 mAh battery and runs Android 10 as standard. The manufacturer already announces that the S62 Pro will be upgraded to Android 11. According to Cat, users can also count on two-monthly security updates and a third year of critical security updates. The phone is also included in Google’s  Android Enterprise Recommended program.

Buy Cat S62 Pro

The S62 Pro will have a suggested retail price of 649 and will be available to buy from August through the website of Cat Phones and various web stores.

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