Intrinsically Safe Smartphone with Thermal Imaging Camera – Unicorn 9

Unicorn 9, our latest (as of April 2023) model of Intrinsically safe smartphone that is certified safe for usage in Explosive Hazardous Zone 1 and Zone 2 areas.

Integrated with cutting edge camera and sensors technology, Unicorn 9 comes equipped with night vision and thermal imaging capability right out of the box. Not only are you able to use the night vision camera in pitch dark environment, you can also view and record temperatures of objects and equipment in your surroundings via the thermal camera.

Ruggedly built with a IP68 waterproof rating, Unicorn 9 is the smartphone that you can reliably bring along with you regardless of the type of environment that you are in. What’s more, operating under the familiar Android OS (Android 12.0) and further equipped with a dual SIM + TF Card slot, you can concurrently connect to 2 networks (2 SIM cards) and still further expand the storage space by inserting a TF card. This make Unicorn 9 the ideal Ex-Proof smartphone for anyone who would like to use the phone with more than 1 SIM without sacrificing the ability to expand the storage space.


  • Intrinsically safe – can be used in Explosive Hazardous Zone 1 and Zone 2 areas
  • Waterproof rating of IP68
  • Operates on Android 12 OS
  • Rugged body to withstand harsh outdoor environments
  • Support dual sim cards with TF card (nano SIM + nano SIM + TF card)
  • Inbuilt Thermal Imaging Camera (measuring from -10°C to 150°C with accuracy of ±2°C)
  • Inbuilt Night Vision Camera
  • Support side fingerprint unlocking

Key Specifications:

Model Unicorn 9
EX Marking Ex ib IIC T4 Gb / Ex ibD 21 T130°C
Certificate No. CCRI 21.2044
IP Rating IP68
OS Android (12.0)
CPU MT6781(G96) 8 core
2x Cortex A76 2.05GHz 256KB L2
6x Cortex A55 2.0GHz 128KB L2
Camera Rear: 48M + 2M + Night Vision + Thermal Imaging
Front: 16M
Screen 6.3 Inch, 1080 X 2340 FHD+
Memory (256+8)GB
External Storage Card Up to 256GB
Battery 5000mAh 3.8V
Frequency GSM(B2/3/5/8) WCDMA(B1/2/4/5/6/8/19) CDMA: BC0/BC1/BC10 FDD: B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A/28B/66 TDD:B34/38/39/40/41
Package Content – Unicorn 9
– EX-Proof Certificate
– Type C USB Cable
– Anti-explosion film (Posted on the screen)
– Anti-explosion film
– Card Slot Opener
– Manual


Full Product Specifications:

Product Certificates
Product Certifications
Marking Ex ib IIC T4 Gb / Ex ibD 21 T130℃
Certificate No. CCRI 20.2303
Protection Grade IP68
Product Overview & Processors
Product Overview
OS Android 12
Dimensions 172mm*82mm*15.5mm
Unit Weight 320g (including battery)
Model MT6781(G96)
Feature 8 core 2x Cortex A76 2.05GHz 256KB L2 6x Cortex A55 2.0GHz 128KB L2 1MB L3
Framework ARM Cortex A76/Cortex A55
Technology 12nm
GPU model ARM Mali-G57 3600M pixel/sec@900MHz
Video encode 2K30fps FHD+120fps H.264:K@60fps H.265
Video decode H.264:K2K@60fps H.263/MPEG-4:2K@60fps/60Mbps VP9:2K@60fps/60Mbps H.265
Frequency GSM(B2/3/5/8) WCDMA(B1/2/4/5/6/8/19) CDMA: BC0/BC1/BC10 FDD: B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A/28B/66 TDD:B34/38/39/40/41
Memory 256+8GB, uMCP
SIM card type Concurrently accommodate Nano SIM + Nano SIM + TF Card
Memory Card Type T-Flash Card
Expanded Memory Up to 256GB
Size & Technology 6.3 inch LCD
Screen Color 16.7 Million Colors
Resolution 1080*2340, FHD+
Pixel Density 409PPI
Aspect Ratio 19:09
Screen-to-Body Ratio 87%
Brightness 480cd/m2/(TYP)
Screen Contrast 15000:1(TYP)
Cameras & Functions
Rear Main Camera
Sensor 4800W chip:IMX582-AAJH5-C
Sensing Area 1/2.3inch 6P
Pixel Area 8000*6000
Aperture 1.79±5%
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Sensor Type 80.7°
Phase Focus PDAF
Flash Led Support
Software Function HDR, filter, AI camera, Watermark camera, Night Vision, Video, Picture, UHD, Night Mode, Pro Mode, Potrait, Gif, Panorama, Slow Motion, Time Lapse, Intelligent Scanning
Night Vision Camera
Sensor 2000W FF, chip: IMX350-AAMH5-C
Sensing area 1/2.8inch
Pixel area 3880*5184
Aperture 1.8±5%
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Sensor Type 78.1°
Phase Focus FF
Flash Led Supports 2 infrared night vision lights
Software Function Video, Picture
Thermal Imaging Camera
Sensor Vanadium oxide uncooled infrared focal plane detector (Model: RTD2121W)
Sensing Area 12μm
Pixel Area 256*192
Aperture 3.2mm F1.1
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Sensor Type FOV 56°* 42°
Phase Focus FF
Flash Led N/A
Software Function Video, Picture, Object Surface Temperature, Temperature Imaging, Dual Light Fusion
Fingerprint Unlock Method

Side Fingerprint Recognition

No Metal Ring
0.19s Response Speed
360° Identification Angle
Capacitance Touch Sensor
Spatial Resolution 564 DPI
Transmission Function
Navigation Support Beidou,Galileo,Glonass,GPS
WIFI Support 2.4G/5G(802.11ac/a/b/g/n)
Bluetooth Support BT5.1
FM Support, Plug in headphones to support external play
OTG Support
NFC Support
Hall switch N/A
Infrared Remote Control N/A
HotKnot N/A
G-Sensor Support
Proximity Sensor Support
Ambient Light Senor Support
Compass (Magnetic) Support
Geomagnetism Support
Gyroscope Support
Hardware features
Wireless charge Support
Hard coulometer Support
Rapid Charge 9V3A
Sound Amplifier Intelligent Power Amplifier AW88914
Touch panel
Panel Technology Multi-Touch
Sensor Technology Capacitive Touch Screen
Material Corning 3 Generation Material Glass
Fitting Method with Display INCELL
Physical Buttons
Power Button Support
Volume Button Support
Custom Key Function Support
Virtual Buttons
Home Button Support
Menu Button Support
Return Button Support
Electric Acoustic Devices
Speaker 1217 BOX
Motor 0827 Flat, Welded Wire Type
Receiver 0809 Shell Type
Mic Silicon Wheat
Notification Light Support
Headphone Port Type-C
Capacity 5000mah
Fully Charge and Discharge Frequency 400 times
Material Cobalt Acid Lithium
Voltage 4.4V
Battery Capacity Factor 1.5
Discharge Coefficient MAX 0.5C
Battery Density Ratio 639Wh/L
Housing Structure Double Color Injection Molding
Housing Material PC+10% Fiber + TPU 90 Degrees
Software Functions
System Function
FOTA Upgrade OTA Support
Supported Languages English, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Italian, German, French, Russian, Arabic, Malay, Thai, Greek, Ukrainian, Croatian, Czech, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese.(It has updated 48 languages)
Entertainment Features
Video Playback Support AVI, MP4, WMV, RMVB, MKV, MOV, ASF, RM, FLV and other video formats, up to / 30fps
Video Recording Support up to 30FPS
Audioplayer Support MP3, M4A, AAC, MKA, AMRAnd other video formats / supports lossless format:ALAC(Apple Lossless), FLAC, APE, WAV
Graphic Format Support JPEG, BMP, GIF,PNG etc.
Gaming Support
Applications Support
Other Software
Market Support
Share Support
Software Toolbox Compass, SoundMeter, Pic, Hanging, Gradienter, Height Measure,Magnifier, Protractor, Plumb Bob
Standard Package
Standard Package
Includes Unicorn 9, Explosion Proof Certificate, Type-C USB Cable, Charger, Anti-Explosion Film (Posted on the screen), Anti-explosion film, Card Slot Opener,Manual

Demonstration of Night Vision Camera on Unicorn 9

Demonstration of Thermal Imaging Camera on Unicorn 9

Questions and answers of the customers