The new Impact X 4G LTE!
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The new Impact X 4G LTE!

October 17, 2017

BARTEC PIXAVI has been the leader within enterprise mobility for hazardous areas for the last 14 years. With a history of introducing ground-breaking, innovative, intrinsically safe mobile devices, BARTEC PIXAVI is pushing the boundaries on what is achievable within the strict regulations for hazardous areas. The new Impact X Intrinsically Safe Smartphone features the latest security patches, increased RAM size (2GB), improved low light camera performance as well as support for 4G LTE networks.

The Impact X is the slimmest, lightest and most user-friendly device on the market. Uniquely, it has been the most frequently updated devices, supporting the latest Android software security patches as OTA (over the air) updates available to all users. Additionally, all users get access to the latest security patches every month, which makes it amongst the most secure smartphones ever made, both in terms of hardware and software.


Customers show an increasing interest in software compatibility and the availability of the latest security patches. In fact, today most multinational O&G operators require a minimum of Android 5.1.1 or newer in their corporate networks. This fits well with BARTEC PIXAVI’s strategy to support updates and security patches to devices in the field. Further upgrades beyond 5.1.1 will also be available soon.

The device allows for innovative use of smart technology in hazardous areas. Combined with smart software for inspection, maintenance, data collection, video and image capture it opens up for more efficient and safe operation. With 4G LTE connectivity, users can enjoy faster data connectivity that opens for even more use cases. The device has been tested in most carrier networks around the world. The device is unlocked and supports any MicroSIM-card. The device comes in an US and EU versions, supporting the following frequencies respectively: 4G/LTE/3G/HSPA+/2G. US bands: 2, 4, 5, 7, 17, EU bands: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20.

The Impact X is today used in the O&G, Shipping, Mining, Chemical and Pharmaceutical industries. With both IECEx & ATEX Zone 1 as well as CSA Class 1 Zone 1 certification, the smartphone is versatile and allowed in the most hazardous areas around the world. Combined with quality accessories such as Bluetooth headsets, covers and screen protectors for increased protection, and straps for dropped object safety it is the ideal tool for mobile workers in any industry. Read more about the Impact X 4G LTE Intrinsically Safe Smartphone here.