The Cat S60 is a mobile phone introduced in 2016 by Caterpillar Inc. within the Cat phones line and has since been succeeded by the Cat S61 and Cat S62 Pro. It is the first smartphone to include an integrated thermal imaging camera and presently[when?] the world's most waterproof smartphone.[1][2][3]

Cat S60
A CAT S60 in snow
The CAT S60 is advertised as the most weatherproof smartphone available.
ManufacturerBullitt Group
SeriesCat phones
Compatible networksGSM/GPRS/EDGE/LTE GSM (850, 900, 1800, and 1900 MHz)
First releasedJune 30, 2016; 5 years ago (2016-06-30)
PredecessorCat S50
Operating systemAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
System on chipQualcomm Snapdragon 617
CPUOcta-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 405
Memory3 GB RAM
Storage32 GB
Removable storagemicroSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Battery3,800 mAh
Non-removable Li-Ion rechargeable Li-ion
Data inputsAccelerometer
Capacitive touch-sensitive buttons
Digital compass
Multi-touch capacitive touchscreen
Display720×1280 px, 312 ppi
4.7 in (12 cm) diagonal, IPS LCD panel with Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Rear camera13 megapixel
auto focus
Dual-LED (Dual-tone) flash
FLIR thermal camera (lepton module)
Front cameramegapixel
Connectivity3.5 mm TRRS
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP
Micro USB 2.0
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
OtherWi-Fi hotspot
USB tethering
FM Radio
Drop-to-concrete resistance up to 1.8 m
MIL-STD-810G certified
Water proof up to 5 m for 60 min
A thermal image captured by a CAT S60


  1. ^ Savov, Vlad (18 February 2016). "Cat's next rugged phone will be the first with a built-in thermal camera". The Verge. Retrieved 18 February 2016.
  2. ^ Faulkner, Cameron (18 February 2016). "Cat's Thermal Smartphone Lets You See Like the Predator". techradar. Retrieved 18 February 2016.
  3. ^ (Unknown), Peter (18 February 2016). "CAT S60: world's first smartphone with built-in thermal camera". GSM Arena. Retrieved 18 February 2016.