Industrial Intrinsically Safe Smartphone (Explosion-Proof) – Unicorn8

If you are looking for a full features Ex-proof smartphone that you can use in your workplace/job site that has been classified as Explosion Hazardous Zone 1 or Zone 2 area, Unicorn 8 Intrinsically Safe Smartphone is the one you need.

Unlike ordinary smartphones that you’d find in any retailers, Unicorn 8 is an Ex-Proof smartphone that is tested and certified to meet the requirement of GB3836.1-2010 “explosive atmospheres – Part 1: Equipment General requirements” and GB3836.4-2010 “explosive atmospheres-Part 4: equipment protection by intrinsic safety “I”. In short, it is safe to be used in Zone 1 and Zone 2 Explosion Hazardous Areas.

Installed with Android 7.0 OS, a high definition 16MP rear main camera + a 8MP Front camera and chips that can support up to 4G network capability, you can simply use Unicorn 8 IS Smartphone as per how you’d use any modern Android smartphone.

It is also equipped with a high capacity 4400mAh battery, providing you with up to 640 hours of standby time – you won’t be constantly worrying about the phone running out of juice. Unicorn 8 also comes with 64G memory (and can be further expanded when used with a microSD card) so there’s plenty of space to store those photos or videos you capture.

Unicorn 8 has been designed to be used in harsh environment. With that in mind, it has been built with an armored casing that also has an IP68 waterproof rating – providing it with a layer of durability, ensuring you that it will works well even in the harshest environment.


  • Intrinsically Safe and certified safe to be used in Zone 1 & Zone 2 Explosion Hazardous Areas
  • Comes with Ex-Proof Certificate
  • Equipped with Android 7 OS
  • High definition 16MP main and 8MP front camera
  • Dual Sim Cards slots + MicroSD Slot
  • Tough built casing with IP68 Waterproofing Rating
  • Support up to 4G Networks
  • High capacity 4400mAh battery that keeps the phone running for hours
  • Support Fingerprint Unlocking

Commonly used in:

  • Oil and gas production and processing plants
  • Oil and gas tankers, drilling ships
  • Oil refineries
  • Petrolchemical and chemical processing plants
  • Gas pipelines and distribution centers

Stock availability and delivery
Ex stock and delivery can be made within 48 working hours upon confirmation of order (do check with us to confirm).

For more information on our Unicorn 8 IS Smartphone, or to request for a quotation, you can click on the “Request for Quotation” button below or simply give us a call at 6848 4867.

Product Specifications:

Model Unicorn 8
Explosive-Proof Grade Ex ib IIC T4 Gb
Waterproof Grade IP68
Software OS Android 7.0
Touch Lens Capacitive Touch Screen
Platform MT6757 4 core, 2.3GHz & 4 core 1.64GHz
Frequency GSM 1900/1800/850/900 B8/B3/B2/B5, WCDMA 2100/1900/1700/850/900 B1/B2/B4/B5/B8 CDMA CDMA2000 C2K:BCO TDWCDMA 2015/1900 B34/39 4G: TDD-LTE 2500/1900/2300/2500 B38/B39/B40/B41 FDD-LTe2100/1900/1800/1700/850/2600/900/700/700/850/800 B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/17/19/20
Bluetooth Support BT4.0
Wifi Yes
Memory Card Support Micro-SD card (up to 32G)
Sensor Distance/Gravity/Light/Temperature/ Humidity
Gyroscope Support
Geomagnetic Gyroscope Support
Temperature Height Pressure Support
Compass/Gyro/Barometer Support
BT Yes
FM Yes
Memory 64G ROM + 4GB RAM
Main camera 16MP
Front camera 8MP
Battery capacity 4400mAh
Standby time 500~640h
Size 159mm x 78.3mm x 14.5mm
Wight 215g
Earphone Yes, support 3.5mm
Fingerprint unlocking Support
Software Intercom Support


Questions and answers of the customers

  1. A Yes, you can. The Unicorn 8 works just like any other Android phones where you can simply go to the Google Playstore to install apps that you like (just need to make sure that you have a Google account and internet access).
  2. A Yes, you can still insert a microsd card after inserting 2 x sim cards -- the phone comes with 2 x sim card slots and 1 x microSD card slot.