This page contains Smartphone devices recommended by Telephone Services. All Smartphones are placed on an unlimited data and unlimited messaging plan along with their cellular phone service. Upgrades for any PDA devices less than two years old require approval of the Division Director or their designate.
iPhone 6 - (16 GB; International Capable; 4G Data Service; Integrated GPS)1
Includes: built-in battery, charger, USB sync cable, and wired earpiece.
1All requests for the 64GB version of the iPhone 6, or any 6+ model, require Division Director approval. Click here to view a comparison of recent iPhone models.
$199 for 16 GB; $299 for 64GB (before procurement burden
and $25 processing fee)
MAC iOS 8 (Windows compatible)
4.7" diagonal 1334-by-750 Retina display
UTMS/HSPPA: 850/1900/2100 MHz, LTE
WiFi 802.11b/g for up to broadband speeds,
GSM/GPRS up to 2 MB
16 GB flash memory
up to 14 hours
up to 10 days
5.44" x 2.64" x. 0.27"
Samsung Galaxy S5 (International Capable)2
Includes: removable battery, charger, USB sync cable, and wired earpiece.
2The Samsung Note 4 model requires Division Director approval. Verizon Wireless PDA/Smart Phones can be used as WiFi hotspots, however voice and data cannot be used at the same time.
$199.99 (before procurement burden and $25 processing fee)
Android 4.4 KitKat
5.1" 1080x1920 HD Super AMOLED color screen
Data: Tri-band domestic UMTS/HSDPA - 850/1900 MHz
Voice: Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE - 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
802.11 B/G WiFi, LTE
up to 15 MBps on LTE
MicroSD (up to 128 GB)
Windows XP, Vista
up to 29 hours
up to 20 days
5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches