Caterpillar Inc.Building Rugged Phones and Accessories, high-quality products built to survive the challenges presented by tough environments.They are well known for This rugged heritage it’s at the core of each of their Cat phones and accessories, all of which are designed to compliment the tough lifestyle with military standard credentials
So the came up with World’s first smartphone with a Thermal camera!
“To stand out from the crowd in today’s smartphone market requires true innovation and we are proud to partner with FLIR to announce what is truly a world’s first,” said Peter Stephens, CEO Bullitt Group, global mobile device licensee for Caterpillar. “The Cat S60 represents a milestone for smartphones. We are excited for thermal technology to be in the hands of Cat phones customers and to discover the myriad of daily time and efficiency use cases it will present for them.”
“We are delighted to work on the latest Cat phone with Bullitt Group, to integrate our thermal camera into their proven, industrialized smartphone to create a truly innovative and groundbreaking mobile product,” said Andy Teich, President and CEO of FLIR. “The CAT S60 presents mobile users around the world with new capabilities – a ‘sixth sense’ experience that only thermal imaging can offer.”
The Cat S60 includes an embedded thermal camera from FLIR Systems (FLIR is the world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of thermal imaging infrared cameras.)
The thermal camera visualizes heat that is invisible to the naked eye, highlighting temperature contrasts. It can pick up heat and measure surface temperatures from a distance of up to 50 to 100 feet, and see through obscurants such as smoke, enabling a huge range of use cases for building professionals, utility workers, outdoor sports enthusiasts, and emergency first responders to name but a few.
The Cat S60 is also waterproof to depths of up to 5 meters for one hour, allowing it to be used as an underwater camera, pushing the boundaries of mobile technology, and how and where it’s used.The Cat S60 is also waterproof to depths of up to 5 meters for one hour. Touchscreen(with GG4) can be controlled with wet fingers or while wearing gloves.
The CAT S60 has a 4.7″ IPS 720p display and runs on the Snapdragon 617 chip with 3GB of RAM. A regular 13MP snapper on the back There is a front 5MP snapper Dedicated FLIR thermal camera app with MSX technology; still image, panorama, and video capture; changeable heat palettes; temperature spot meter; and min, max, and average temperature data, 32GB expandable storage, LTE connectivity, and a beefy 3,800 mAh battery.
The Cat S60 will be available later this year RRP €649 / $599.