Australia’s Best Rugged Phones

Not dozens of mediocre phones, just the absolute best models

We are Australia’s #1 specialist website for rugged outdoor phones (Source: Amazon Alexa traffic rankings, June 2020). Whether its mining, building and construction, transport, farming, fishing, factory, hiking, cycling or just a love of the great outdoors, there’s a phone to match your lifestyle.

Blackview, Oukitel and AGM make better phones than other brands, and have better parts and maintenance support. The phones immediately below are all dual sim, IP68 waterproof and dustproof, US MIL-STD-810G drop-tested. Most importantly, they have complete Australian frequency coverage including rural 4G, and you can use these phones on any Australian network:

Best choice for tradies

If you are hard on your phone, you don’t want a cheap little Doogee or Ulefone that can’t be fixed if it breaks. The phones below are your best choice.

Best choice for executives

If you are more careful with your phone and want something rugged but powerful, these are the best choices.