PNC550: Hytera’s first PoC smartphone

19 June 2019: A rugged Android smartphone combined with PTT features: This is the new PNC550 from Hytera. After the PNC370, we are pleased to announce this innovative new addition to our PoC portfolio.

The high-quality device combines the advantages and comfortable handling of a rugged smartphone with the unique features of professional PTT over Cellular (PoC): fast and efficient voice communication via PTT button, cost-effective and virtually limitless via broadband networks (3G/4G) & Wifi.

A special feature is the wide variety of options for optimising operating procedures. The Android-based PNC550 offers the ideal platform for the individual development of apps thanks to its open interface. This makes it extremely flexible and an attractive device, for example, for use in industry, trade and commerce.

The PNC550 highlights:

With IP68 protection, Hytera’s new PoC smartphone is dust-proof, waterproof, and as rugged as a radio, while the large 5” multi-touch display features Gorilla® glass.

The PNC550 also features a 2 W speaker and a dual microphone for clear audio quality, an 8 MP front and a 13 MP main camera for comprehensive image and video services.

Two SIM card slots allow far greater coverage than on a regular smartphone. Large amounts of data can be stored on a micro SD card. The device is also equipped as standard with an integrated NFC function in addition to Bluetooth and a Qualcomm chip platform.

The powerful and removable 4000 mAh long-life battery pack with a fast charging feature ensures optimum availability and reliable communication.

Markus Oltmanns, Head of Product Marketing and Communications: “The PNC550 is another major milestone in our innovative product portfolio. It reflects the zeitgeist and is a highly flexible device that effortlessly meets the ever-increasing demands and demands of users. With the PNC550, Hytera continues to expand its highly successful PoC product line.”


The PNC550 is a smart PoC terminal that combines the advantages of a smartphone and professional mobile radio (PMR) in one device. Broadband wireless network & Wifi enable almost limitless communication. The 5” HD display and two HD cameras (front and back) meet the requirements for image and video transmission. With dual microphone noise cancellation and built-in 2 W speaker, the PNC550 delivers high audio quality even in noisy environments. The rugged evice has IP68 protection and complies with MIL-STD 810G.

About Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH

Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH is part of Hytera Communications Co. Ltd and is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality TETRA, DMR, LTE and analog radio systems and terminals. Hytera Communications Co. Ltd. has a worldwide network of 60 subsidiaries and branch offices on all continents and employs over 9000 staff. Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH in Germany has been shaping the future of professional mobile radio and implementing customized solutions for over 35 years.

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