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Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro
Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro
Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro
Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 5 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
2 GHz
Screen Size
25+ MP, f/1.8

What the Critics Are Saying...

Android Authority

The Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro is a middle-of-the-road rugged phone. It's priced right and combines a beautiful display with a semi-durable and attractive design. The removable battery is also really handy if you're happy carrying some spares. Still, if you need a more durable phone built to last and...

- Luke Pollack, Android Authority

The Galaxy XCover Pro is a serviceable addition to the Galaxy lineup. It doesn't deliver benchmark bragging rights by any stretch, but it does offer a compelling value proposition for a rugged phone, particularly in the market where Samsung has positioned it.

- Paul Lilly, Hothardware

In a time when smartphones can be complex, extravagant, and expensive, the Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro is a simple, rugged smartphone — and that’s not a bad thing. It is easy to use, has decent performance, is rugged and element proof, and even comes with a removable battery should you need extra powe...

- Jason Bouwmeester, Techaeris

Samsung designed the XCover Pro to serve as the base unit for peripherals, but even as a stand alone device it is a solid business phone that is built to withstand field work. Frontline workers, first responders, and other field workers will appreciate the long battery life, smooth performance, and...

- Matthew Miller, ZDNet

The modern outdoor smartphone Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro with a replaceable battery is a successful concept. Of course, the battery life could be better and the call and speaker quality are not great. However, the XCover Pro still receives our recommendation due to the fast Wi-Fi, good GPS and decent...

- Florian Schmitt, Notebookcheck

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Samsung backs up the Galaxy Xcover Pro with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover Pro's screen size is 6.3 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a Samsung Exynos 9611 (10nm) Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 9 (Update Available: 11) operating system (OS).

25+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 25+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 13+ megapixels resolution.

64 GB

Internal memory is 64 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4050 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 1860 minutes, 900 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy Xcover Pro Specs

Release Date January 31, 2020
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 9 (Update Available: 11)

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Processor Samsung Exynos 9611 (10nm) Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 64 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.47 W/kg
Body: 1.23 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Headphones, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
25+ Megapixels, f/1.8
4x digital
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (8 MP, F2.2, Ultrawide), HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 418 pixels
Size 6.3 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4050 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Up to 900 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 900 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Up to 840 minutes
Talk Time Up to 1860 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.99 x 7.67 x 0.99 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 220 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design Yes
IP Rating IP 69
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Samsung SM-G715FN, SM-G715F
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