Introducing SonimWare

Your ultra-rugged phone is now also ultra-smart, ultra-capable and ultra-intuitive.

First, we set the bar for how ultra-rugged mobile devices should perform in extreme environments. Now we’re raising it even higher with the launch of SonimWare, our comprehensive set of software tools, applications and utilities designed to improve the management and productivity of your mobile ecosystem.

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What is Included

The SonimWare toolbox

A comprehensive, web-based toolbox loaded with helpful setup, utility and support solutions that allow administrators to communicate, manage, and update devices.

SonimWare’s free, pre-loaded intelligent application for device configuration, management and support.

Turn your XP8 into a powerful on-device 1D/2D barcode scanner and capture large amounts of data quickly and confidently.

A powerful app connected to an easy-to-use alarm key that offers an array of safety-first options you won’t find on other devices.

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SonimWare puts the Ability in Durability

SonimWare’s comprehensive suite of software tools, applications, and utilities are designed to improve the productivity of both workers and management, making it an essential tool that delivers results throughout your entire organization.

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Easy to use

SonimWare features an intuitive interface that makes it easy for administrators to optimize device screens, control settings and features, and push out firmware updates to team members. The streamlined layout also reduces app overload and makes it easy for workers in the field to do their job more effectively.

Optimized for productivity

With Sonimware, only the apps and settings that you specify are made available to users, so you never have to worry that devices are being used for non-work related activity, like social media or browsing YouTube.

Built to scale

Whether you’re a ten-person operation, or a Fortune 500 company managing hundreds of workers in the field, SonimWare makes provisioning, deploying, and customizing a large number of devices fast and easy.


Manage and control devices
remotely with CLOUD

Your teams depend on their devices to be optimized to allow them to work and communicate safely and efficiently. Thanks to Sonim CLOUD, you can provide them with high-level device support from anywhere. CLOUD features a web-based console that gives administrators a comprehensive toolbox of solutions to effectively provision, deploy, update, and manage devices. It also provides the ability to remotely troubleshoot and communicate with devices as needed.


Over-the-air updates: remotely push out application updates, contacts and SCOUT configurations including Kiosk Mode, SafeGuard, MDM Helper and Call Screening, to devices from anywhere.

Seamless integration within the SonimWare toolbox: CLOUD makes it easy to setup and manage other tools like SOS and SCAN.

Total control from anywhere: Monitor device status, allow or block operating system updates, view applications installed on devices, remotely setup device hotspots, lock or reset devices over-the-air, and remotely register devices or check the warranty status.


The all-in-one solution for
device configuration, management
and in-field technical support

SCOUT makes managing and customizing your devices quick and easy. From fast deployment and updates, to device control and troubleshooting, SCOUT is SonimWare’s digital agent that works to simplify and enhance how teams use their devices. Within SCOUT you’ll find a suite of helpful tools for setup, deployment, customization, and security that provide guidance for all of the advanced control capabilities of SonimWare.


Sonim Setup Wizard: Saves time setting up and deploying large numbers of devices and eliminates errors associated with manual device customization.

SafeGuard: Provides complete and total control over apps and features, ensuring that devices are optimized for work related functions.

MDM Helper: Control key areas that are critical to your organization by setting whether specific devices features are turned on/off or available/unavailable.

App Updater: Install or update applications silently or inform users that new updates are available.

Kiosk Mode: Keeps thing simple for device users by letting you customize the look, feel and access to apps. Kiosk Mode is perfect for reducing on-screen distractions when working in hazardous environments.


Turn your XP8 into an
ultra-rugged barcode scanner

The XP8 is one of the most rugged and reliable smartphones on the market. And with Sonim SCAN, it’s also one of the most reliable barcode scanners.

Gone are the days of carrying separate devices. With a simple the press of a button, the powerful camera on the XP8 turns into a fully functional barcode scanner that lets you scan up to 45 barcodes per minute with full 1D and 2D support.


No additional hardware: Sonim SCAN downloads directly to your XP8, so there’s no need to carry an expensive dedicated scanner.

Multiple ways to transmit data: Use data insertion to enter barcodes into any text field, application or broadcast for deeper integration into your workforce app.

Customizable tones and alerts: Choose from a variety of tones and alerts so you’ll always know when a successful scan has been completed.

Continuous Scan: Press the button once and rapidly scan multiple barcodes in a row.

Yellow, Red and/or PTT buttons: Enable scans with the simple press of a button or floating widget that works even if you’re wearing gloves.


Help is just
one button away

Providing workers with the proper tools to do their job safely is critical to the success of any organization. Now with Sonim SOS, you can give them one of the best safety tools available on a mobile device. With the press of button, Sonim SOS sends instant messages and location data to emergency contacts, making it faster and easier to request help. And because you can’t put a price on worker safety, Sonim SOS provides this additional level of security at no cost on the Sonim XP3, XP5s and XP8.


Send instant messages and location data to emergency contacts with the press of a button.

Audible On-Device Alarm

Control settings from the Sonim CLOUD web-based platform.

Completely customizable safety features that can be tailored for each user.

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SonimWare Third-Party Applications & Solutions

Sonim works with leading application developers to provide integrated solutions that work seamlessly with SonimWare


Bell PTT
Linc PTT
Verizon PTT Plus


IBM MaaS360
Microsoft Intune
VMWare AirWatch

Lone Worker/Man-down

Field Safe Solutions
OnGuard Lone Safety

Mobile Forms

Actsoft Encore
AT&T Workforce Manager
Verizon Field Force Manager

GPS Tracking

Actsoft Encore
Silent Passenger

Featured App


As a leading supplier of PTT-over-Cellular solutions, Sonim works closely with PTT providers, carriers and customers in both the public sector and private businesses.

SonimWare offers support for leading PTT applications

  • Over-the-Top (OTT)
  • Carrier-integrated
  • Mission Critical (MCPTT)

Software that’s tightly integrated with hardware

  • OneTouch PTT activates call even if app is running in background
  • Accessories that support full PTT functionality including channel selection and volume control
  • LMR interoperability

Sonim Devices

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Sonim XP8

The smartphone that’s built to serve, built to last.

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Sonim XP5s

Handset communication pushed to the extreme

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Sonim XP3

The flip phone unlike any other

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