Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer



Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer

The Trimble Nomad 5 is a flexible and easy to use—all-in-one mobile computer that features a streamlined form factor, a 5-inch sunlight-readable touch screen and an Android 8.1 operating system.  The Nomad 5 gives mobile field workers a reliable tool they can depend on to collect and protect their data, no matter what the conditions or environment. Intuitive to operate straight out of the box, it is certified with military (MIL-STD-810G) specifications for ruggedness and includes an all-day, user replaceable battery, programmable hard keys, and a powerful 2.2 GHz Qualcomm® processor. The Nomad 5 comes with one module bay to connect an already available Trimble EMPOWER module or a custom module made for your specific requirements. These optional modules give you the flexibility to capture Barcode, Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) RFID, and/or sub-meter GNSS data in the harshest of environments.

Data Sheet  Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer


Quick Start Guide  Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer


What's included?

  • Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer with Android 8.1
  • Battery Pack
  • AC Power Adapter/Charger
  • Power Cord
  • Stylus and Tether
  • Accessory Screwdriver
  • USB Type-C Data Cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Glass Screen Protector
  • Hand-strap

Why buy this mobile computer?

The Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer powered by Android 8.1 is a 5-inch, fully-rugged mobile computer. With the ability to integrate almost any additional customized function through the Trimble EMPOWER module interface, the Nomad 5 delivers a unique combination of strength, smarts, and flexibility, and is the perfect companion for professional field workers who cannot afford to compromise their productivity.


  • Trimble EMPOWER Platform: a modular expansion system that gives you the power to customize your mobile computing solution to your workflow.
  • Pre-loaded software package includes: Trimble® EMPOWER™ Hub, Trimble GNSS Status, Google GMS core apps and services including: Google Chrome, Gmail, Google (search), Google Maps, Google Drive, Google Play.
  • Access to over one million apps from the Google Play store.
  • 5-inch high-brightness touchscreen: the perfect handheld display, indoors and out.
  • 4G LTE mobile data, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth® 4.2: reliable high-speed wireless connectivity on the go, when and where you need it.
  • Powered by Android 8.1: industry-leading usability and access to an ecosystem of over one million mobile apps through the Google Play Store.
  • Professional maintenance and service plans that you can depend upon: full 2-year factory warranty.
  • Completely rugged, MILSTD-810G and IP65/68 tested.
  • Built to perform in almost every environment- hot or cold, wet or dry.

Recommended Accessories

The following optional and replacement accessories are available for the Trimble Nomad 5 Rugged Mobile Computer. Contact us today for more detailed information on these accessories.

  • Battery
  • USB I/O Boot
  • Hand Strap
  • External Antenna, GPS+ GLO
  • Glass Screen Protector
  • Shoulder Sling
  • Soft Fabric Shoulder Carry Case
  • AC Charger - International
  • DC Vehicle Charger
  • Vehicle Mount - Hard
  • Vehicle Mount - Soft
  • Stylus and Tether
  • Charging Dock

Product Details

Operating System:
Android™ 8.1 (Oreo)
Qualcomm® SnapDragon 820 (APQ8096)
Kyro CPU, quad core, 64 -bit ARM V8, 2.2GHz
Data Interface:
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, WWAN (if selected above)
4 GB (RAM), 32 GB (UFS storage)
Expansion Memory:
Via microSD card slot (SDHC up to 32 GB), SanDisk® or Kingston® recommended
Power Source:
Li-Ion user replaceable battery pack
Rear Camera:
16 MP AF with LED Flash
Front Camera:
8 MP
Module slots:
Dimensions - Without Battery:
200 x 95.4 x 35 mm (7.87 x 3.76 x 1.38 in)
Dimensions - With Battery:
200 x 95.4 x 44 mm (7.87 x 3.76 x 1.73 in)
0.7 kg (1.54 lbs) - including battery
Black with Yellow
IP Rating:
IP 65/IP 68
Operating Temperature:
-30°C to +60°C (-22°F to 140 °F)
Pre-loaded Software:
Trimble® EMPOWER™ Hub, Trimble GNSS Status, Google GMS core apps and services including: Google Chrome, Gmail, Google (search), Google Maps, Google Drive, Google Play