affordable, compact, rugged

*The version of this product certified for sale in the U.S. has reached end of life. The CT5 EU model is still available and is now sold exclusively through Juniper Systems Limited in Bromsgrove, UK. For the latest Cedar smartphone, please visit the Cedar CP3 Rugged Smartphone page.*

Brought to you by Juniper Systems, the Cedar CT5 Rugged Handheld gives you the rugged durability you need at a price that won't make you bat an eye. The CT5 takes on big upgrades over its predecessor to provide you with a new and improved Android® 6.0 operating system, faster, more powerful processing capabilities, longer battery life, greater memory, and more. And with thousands of available apps to choose from, the CT5 is ready and waiting to get to work

Built to Endure

The CT5 is designed for all-terrain data collection and communication, featuring IP68-rated protection against dust and water, and built to withstand accidental drops from up to three feet onto concrete. Its rugged design takes downtime out of the picture, allowing you to get more work done, in less time. For improved productivity and efficiency, get a quote for the CT5 today.

Enhanced Display Readability

Tired of retreating to shade to see your screen clearly? We get it. Unlike typical smartphones, the CT5’s 4.7-inch display provides enhanced outdoor readability, so you can spend more time getting the job done and less time squinting in the bright sun.

CT5 Enhanced Display Readability
All-Day Battery Life

All-Day Battery Life

Nothing stops a productive work day like a dead battery. Unlike consumer devices, the CT5 is armed with an oversized battery, ready to tackle even the longest days on the job. Stop worrying about when your device is going to tap out with the CT5’s energy efficient components and impressive battery capacity.

Low Price, High Value

Low Price, High Value

The Cedar CT5 Rugged Smartphone gives you the rugged durability you need at a price that won’t make you bat an eye. Offered at an affordable price with quantity discounts available, the CT5 is ideal for equipping a large crew with rugged phones, or providing a quality product to one or two users. Either way, the CT5 is an obvious economical solution to your Android-based, rugged data collection and communication needs.

Highly Versatile Android OS

Highly Versatile Android OS

Running Android 6.0, the CT5 provides a sturdy backbone for a wide array of out-of-the-box applications available on the Google Play Store. This broad selection of business-ready apps brings a huge amount of versatility to your data collection needs.

Outstanding Customer Support

Outstanding Customer Support

Enjoy the peace of mind knowing with each and every product, Juniper Systems provides outstanding customer service including free, live, local support. So whenever you have a need, big or small, give us a call, and we’ll be there eager to help you find a solution. On top of that, the CT5 comes with a one-year warranty, so we mean it when we say we've got you covered.

Zello Push-to-talk (PTT)

Zello Push-To-Talk (PTT)

Need blazing fast communication with the crew? The CT5 comes equipped with an ergonomically located Zello-compatible push-to-talk button. Simply download the Zello app and you’re a click away from communicating in real-time with individuals and groups. Frequent back and forth verbal communication has never been easier on a rugged smartphone.

Specifications Product Specifications


  • Operating System: Android 6.0
  • Processor: MTK 6755 Octa-core 2.0 GHz


  • Memory (RAM): 3 GB
  • Internal Storage (max): 32 GB


  • Ingress Protection: IP68 waterproof & dustproof
  • Shock/Drop: Up to 3' (0.91 m) to concrete
  • Operating Temperature: 5 F to 131 F (-15 C to 55 C)


  • 4G LTE, Dual Micro SIM Card Slots
  • Wi-Fi®: IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Bluetooth® 4.1
  • FM Radio
  • NFC


  • Weight (includes battery) 0.56 lbs (225 g
  • Dimensions: 152.3 x 81 x 16.6 mm


  • Front: 5 MP
  • Rear: 13 MP

Touch Screen

  • Capacitive


  • AC Adapter: 110~240 V
  • Micro USB


  • Li-polymer battery
  • Battery Life default settings: 4500mAh


  • High-visibility HD IPS display
  • Screen Size (diagonal): 4.7" (119 mm)
  • Screen Resolution: 720 x 1280
  • Screen Orientation (primary): Portrait


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