Telstra Tough Max 3 Overview

Key Features

  • Ruggedised IP68 handset with VoLTE (4G Voice Calling), ViLTE (4G Video Calling) VoWiFi (Voice over WiFi) and better security
  • Enhanced RF with External RF port and Telstra Blue Tick rating
  • Fingerprint reader or Face Unlock for security
  • 4GX Android 9 Smart Phone
  • Octa core CPU, 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM
  • 5.65" IPS FHD+ Display

Connectivity / Multi Media

Nano SIM card (4FF)

Bluetooth 4.2 with stereo headset support

FM Radio, NFC, MP3 Player, A-GPS

VoWiFi, Wi-Fi Dual band, 802.11 b/g/n/ac

VoLTE, ViLTE & 4GX LTE Cat 6


Dual 16 Mega pixel AF & 5 Mega pixel rear cameras with Flash plus a 8MP front camera


Android 9


5.65" , FHD+ display


3920mAh battery (non user replaceable)


4G LTE VoLTE - Voice over LTE (4G Voice Calling) & ViLTE - Video over LTE (4G Video Calling)
B1, B3, B7, B8, B28
3G UMTS 850, 2100 MHz
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
SIM Card SIM supports nano SIM size (4FF)
Operating System Android 9 Pie
Processor 2.0GHz Octa core Qualcomm CPU with 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM
Memory 64GB ROM with approx 55GB user space, plus up to 256GB expandable storage using microSD card
Display 5.65" FHD+, 2160 x 1080 pixels 427ppi, crystal clear
Camera Rear camera: Dual 16MP AF plus 5MP cameras with Flash. Front camera 8MP
Image formats jpg, png, gif, bmp
Audio out Earpiece, Speakerphone & 3.5mm headset
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 Dual band b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2
FM Radio FM Radio included
Sensors Fingerprint Reader, Accelerometer, Light, Proximity
GPS A-GPS, Stand-alone GPS
External Antenna port Yes
Battery 3920 mAh Li-ion, Non user replaceable
Video codecs H.263, MPEG-4, H.264
Audio codecs MP3, AMR-NB, AAC, AAC+, WAV
Size & weight 157.8 x 77.2 x 11.6mm. 185g
Network Lock Not locked
Worst case Simultaneous SAR 0.415 W/Kg in the head position
1.437 W/Kg in the body position, 10g average, 5mm spacing


The Telstra Tough Max 3 comes with

  • AC Charger
  • USB data cable
  • Stereo headset with microphone
  • Screen protector
  • Embedded user guide under the User Manual App

Where to Buy

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The Telstra Tough Max 3 is available for purchase at Telstra shops and Telstra dealers - Click here to purchase online from Telstra.


Download file Version Released
User Guide Ver 1.0 Sept 2019
Warranty Card