RDK Disclaimers


No communication device works 100% of the time. Sonim does not guarantee uninterrupted performance. Always have a back-up communication plan.


Fully charge battery before use. System will not work unless charged.

Battery life information is approximate and based on tests of continuous talk time under live network conditions. Actual battery performance will vary depending on use conditions including, signal strength, network and device configuration, age of battery, operating temperature, and features used.

Water and Durability

Kit container is waterproof, certified IP67.

Sonim XP8 phones included in the kit are IP69K certified and compliant with nine different MIL-STD-810G environmental tests. As of October 2018, the Sonim XP8 is the only smartphone sold to consumers in the U.S. that has earned such ratings.

The XP8s are:

• Resistant to water submersion for up to 30 minutes in up to 2 meters of water;

• Resistant to sprays of water of up to 8 MPa of pressure for up to 30 seconds;

• Resistant to shock/vibration, humidity and temperature changes, all within the ranges set forth in the User Guide.

Only the XP8 phones in the kit are resistant to water, humidity, shock/vibration and temperature changes. The rest of the kit is not. Handle carefully and keep dry.

If an XP8 gets wet, dry it as soon as possible.

Touch screen is not designed to work underwater.


XP8s can be used with most gloves that are less than 3mm thick. However, the material of the gloves and pressure applied to the XP8’s display may impact performance. Results may vary.


Limited Warranty provided by Sonim. Not an insurance product. Warranty does not cover any failure of battery due to normal wear and tear. Other restrictions apply.

Kit contains third-party products and services including routers supplied by Cradlepoint or others. Sonim warrants only Sonim manufactured portions of the kit.

Portion of kit’s electronic memory occupied by existing content.

Service Plans

Each XP8 in the kit, the included router and optional interoperability gateway each require their own service plan.

Satellite functionality requires separate purchase of BGAN 710.

Limited 4G LTE availability. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.

HD Voice is available only in select markets. May not be available in your area.

Messaging rates apply.