Conker Launches the Conker SX55: Empowering Modern Field Operations with Affordable, Durable, and Lightweight Rugged Smartphone

Conker, a pioneering force in rugged technology solutions, proudly unveils the Conker SX55, a cutting-edge addition to its array of robust devices. The Conker SX55 redefines the paradigm of rugged Android smartphones through its affordability, ultra-compact design, outstanding durability, and versatility, establishing itself as the ultimate choice for modern field operations.

The Conker SX55 stands as a testament to Conker’s unwavering commitment to delivering technological advancements tailored to the demands of rigorous environments. Engineered to endure, the Conker SX55 bears an IP68 rating that guarantees protection against dust and water, while its exceptional 1.5-meter drop protection ensures durability, even amidst the harshest conditions.

Purpose-built with contemporary field operations in mind, the Conker SX55 presents itself as an ultra-compact handset, empowering professionals on the move. Its ergonomic construction guarantees comfortable usage during extended field worker shifts, transforming it into an indispensable asset across various industries such as last mile delivery, field services, utilities and more.

Key Features

  1. Compact Size

Ever tried fitting a large smartphone into your pocket while climbing a ladder or navigating a site? At only 250g and 12mm thick, with Conker SX55’s compact size, that’s a problem of the past. Easy to hold and store, it’s designed with mobility in mind.

  1. Ergonomic Design

Working long hours? The ergonomic design ensures that you won’t face discomfort or hand fatigue, even with extended usage. Design and functionality meet with the best of Android features including Gesture Navigation, Focus Mode, Smart Reply and more.

  1. Powerful Connectivity

In remote areas or amidst tall structures, connectivity can be a nightmare. But with Conker SX55, you’re guaranteed robust connectivity, ensuring you’re always in touch. 4G LTE, GPS and NFC open up the connectivity to further applications and use cases.

  1. Fantastic Battery Life

From dawn till dusk, Conker SX55’s battery life ensures the phone stays alive, matching the demanding schedules of field workers. This device comes standard with a fixed and dockable 4,000 mAh battery that offers an impressive  uptime that will easily cover a full shift.

  1. Unrivalled Screen Brightness

Working under the sun or in bright environments can make screens unreadable. But Conker SX55 boasts a brightness level that stands unbeaten, ensuring clarity in all conditions. An impressive 450 nits affords field workers the freedom of using this smartphone outdoors in sunny conditions.

Empowering Field Workers

The Conker SX55 is a highly rugged device meticulously designed for field workers, built to withstand the harshest conditions. Running on Android 11 with an impressive 2.3GHz Octa-core Helio CPU  and powerful 4GB RAM and 64GB Storage, ensures tasks are accomplished swiftly while improving productivity.

With its optimised speed and exceptional durability, it proves to be an invaluable asset in challenging environments, allowing users to seamlessly tackle demanding tasks with confidence and efficiency.

Rugged Affordability

In industries such as last mile delivery and field services, where a high volume of staff require access to quality devices that can withstand the rigours of their trade, the importance of an entry-level solution cannot be overstated. Positioned at an outstanding competitive price point of only £399, the Conker SX55 meets this crucial need, offering superior rugged technology at an accessible price point. When comparing rugged devices to conventional commercial mobile phones, the distinction becomes apparent. Rugged devices like the Conker SX55 are purpose-built to endure challenging conditions, ultimately resulting in reduced downtime, fewer repairs, and extended lifespans, offering significant cost savings over their commercial counterparts.

During these economically challenging times, the significance of having an entry-level device for a price-sensitive market cannot be overstated. The Conker SX55 addresses this need, offering high-quality rugged technology at an affordable price point. While commercial devices might seem attractive due to their lower initial cost, the importance of rugged devices becomes evident when considering their total cost of ownership. Rugged devices, like the Conker SX55, are purpose-built to withstand demanding conditions, resulting in reduced downtime, fewer repairs, and longer lifespans compared to their commercial counterparts.

“The Conker SX55 embodies our ongoing dedication to technological advancement and operational excellence,” remarked James Summers, CEO of Conker. “Its compact design, durability, and advanced features epitomise Conker’s commitment to delivering solutions that drive efficiency and productivity across various industries.”

Conker SX55 is not just another smartphone; it’s a testament to understanding the real needs of field workers and utilities. In a market cluttered with generic devices, the Conker SX55 stands tall, promising reliability, efficiency, and the ultimate user experience. Ready to revolutionise your workday?

The Conker SX55 is now available for purchase, ushering in a new era of transformative handheld experiences for modern field operations. For comprehensive information about its features, customization options, and pricing, interested parties are invited to visit the Conker website.


About Conker

Founded in 2008, Conker is a British producer of business-rugged tablets, touch screens, and mobile devices, providing durable and reliable systems for successful digital transformation. The firm’s consultative approach delivers fit-for-purpose solutions that improve productivity and streamline business processes, supported by its easy-to-work-with UK-based service team. Customers include Eastern Forklift Trucks Limited and the food waste company, Winnow Solutions.

Led by founder and CEO, James Summers, Conker’s collaborative approach now empowers mobile workers to measurably improve productivity and make their lives easier by automating the mundane and streamlining business processes. The business has received recognition within The Financial Times’ FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest-Growing Companies (2018) and Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 (2017). The company legally trades as Tablet Technologies Ltd. For more information visit:

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