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DuraForce Ultra 5G

A Powerhouse of Possibilities

The Ultra-Rugged 5G Smartphone for use on the Verizon Ultra Wideband Network.

Infinite Potential

Push the limits of possible with this ultra-rugged game-changer, featuring the infinite potential of 5G connectivity for more speed and functionality than you ever knew you needed. Introducing the newest smartphone to Kyocera’s ultra-rugged family of devices – DuraForce Ultra 5G UW is a productivity powerhouse that’s yours to customize and command.

It’s time to find out how durable DuraForce Ultra’s Sapphire Screen really is.

JerryRigEverything puts Kyocera’s DuraForce Ultra Sapphire screen to the test.

You won’t believe what DuraForce Ultra can survive.

A 650 lb motorcycle runs over DuraForce Ultra and it doesn’t miss a beat.

Ultra-rugged devices that survive whatever you throw their way.

Water, dirt, shocks, and drops – Kyocera devices can withstand it all.


Seamless Communication

DuraForce Ultra 5G, Kyocera’s first 5G Rugged Smartphone with connectivity on the Verizon Ultra Wideband Network, provides real-time communication for voice or push-to-talk over ultra-wideband (mmWave) with ultra-fast speeds and low latency.

Dual Loudspeakers & Noise Cancellation


GPS Location

Powerful Processor

Embedded with Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 765G Mobile Platform and supported by ARCore, DuraForce Ultra 5G unites the power of 5G and AI to provide multi-gigabit speeds, intelligent multicamera capabilities, richer graphics, 3D modeling capability and more – all while preserving battery life.


Fast & Flexible

DuraForce Ultra 5G is highly customizable for work and play – ready to take advantage of everything Kyocera and the Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband Network has to offer. From faster download speeds to tactile programmable buttons and multiple charging options, this is the perfect solution for users who need a device that won’t let them down.

HazLoc Protection Non-Incendive,  Class I, Div. 2

Glove & Wet Touchscreen

4500mAh Battery

Extra Secure

Biometric authentication via facial recognition or fingerprint sensor on the power button, and enhanced security features utilizing a FIPS 140-2 Level 1 validated cryptographic module, ensures your DuraForce Ultra 5G, and the information on it, remain secure. And, as an Android Enterprise Recommended device, your device will receive regular security updates, giving you peace of mind in deploying devices out to the field.

Biometric Authentication

See & Do More

Capture the action from every angle – even underwater* or in low light. Equipped with Kyocera’s most advanced camera solution yet, DuraForce Ultra 5G includes three cameras – 24MP (main) with dual LED flash, 16MP wide-angle, and 8MP front-facing, allowing you to deliver perfect images from almost anywhere.

Unmatched Durability

Ready to perform in the harshest environments, the DuraForce Ultra 5G is certified dustproof and waterproof and can withstand drops (up to 1.5m onto concrete), shocks and more. The Sapphire Shield™ impact and scratch-resistant display along with its angled corners and corner bumpers deliver extra durability. The uniquely textured edges and buttons provide easy, tactile operation even while wet or wearing gloves.

Walkie Talkie in Microsoft Teams

Kyocera has integrated Walkie Talkie in Microsoft Teams with DuraForce Ultra 5G for quick, simplified use. The Walkie Talkie app in Teams is the digital push-to-talk solution that enables clear, instant, and secure voice communication over the cloud. Learn more about Walkie Talkie in Teams.

Don’t just take our word for it,
see what everyone is talking about.

" expectaions have been exceeded."

"Kyocera DuraForce Ultra 5G UW should be on your short list if you are looking for a new phone on the Verizon network."

"This is the absolute loudest and clearest Kyocera device to date."

"Its a pretty amazing device. Nice work, Kyocera. I'm looking forward to seeing what you come up with next."


DuraForce Ultra 5G Resources

Talk TimeUp to 24 hours¹
Standby TimeUp to 13 days ¹
Days of Use4G: 28 hours / 5G: 15 hours
Battery Type4500mAh Non-Removable Durable Lithium Polymer Battery
ChargingUSB Type-C, Qi charging and charging contacts
Display5.45 inch IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen with Sapphire Shield Display
FHD+, 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio
Ultra Bright Backlit Display for Daylight Visibility
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 765G 5G (7nm)
Octa-core (1x 2.4GHz+1x 2.2GHz+6x 1.8GHz) GPU: Adreno 620
Memory128GB (ROM) + 6GB (RAM) microSDXC memory card slot (supports up to 1TB)
Operating SystemAndroid™ 11
Android Enterprise Recommended
CameraRear: 24MP, ToF/PDAF/Contrast, f1.8, 26.72mm, 76.3°, 0.9μm
Rear: 16MP, FF, f2.2, 16.51mm (ultrawide), 117°, 1.0μm
Front: 8MP, FF, f/2.0, 23.48mm, 84.3°, 1.12μm
Dual LED flash, Sapphire Shield Lens
4-Cell Pixel Binning + Super Night Vision
Underwater Photo/Video-capable
Radios5G NR: FR1 – n2 (1900), n5 (850), n66 (1700)
FR2 (mmWave) – n260 (39 GHz), n261 (28 GHz)
LTE CAT11: B12, B13, B5, B4, B66, B3, B2, B1, B7, B48
CA Combinations: 4CA
GSM: B5, B8, B3, B2 (850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz)
UMTS: B5, B8, B2, B1 (850, 900, 1900, 2100MHz)
Wi-Fi802.11a/b/g/n/ac/e/i/k/r/v, 2.4GHz & 5GHz
802.11mc for Indoor Location
Enterprise Grade dual-band Wi-Fi
Hotspot (Up to 10 connections)
Miracast & Wi-Fi Direct
ConnectivityBluetooth 5.0 LE + EDR
NFC, High-speed USB 3.1 Type-C
GPS (L1+L5 Dual Band), Glonass & Galileo
SIM TypeSingle 4FF Nano SIM
Size6.50"(H) x 2.95"(W) x 0.63"(D) (165.1 x 74.9 x 16.0mm)
Weight9.81 ounces (278g)
Operating Tempature-4° F to 140° F (-20° C to 60° C)

¹ Talk and standby performance may vary based on user settings, feature use, and network.

Printed Braille and Accessible Electronic user guides are available upon request primarily for basic feature phones. These user guides provide step-by-step instructions and are useful only for those customers who are visually impaired.

These user guides are available upon request by emailing to: Please make sure to include your phone model number and whether you need a printed Braille or Accessible Electronic user guide.

















  • Phone (with pre-installed SIM card)
  • Embedded Durable Lithium Ion (Li-Po) Battery
  • Adapter/USB Type-C Cable
  • Literature



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