Enhanced Push-to-Talk

Communication at your fingertips

Enhanced Push-to-Talk: Quickly connect employees, applications and business practices.

AT&T EPTT is at the leading edge of simple, one-touch communication. By combining user-friendly, walkie-talkie-like functionality with new features and the nation’s fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network,1 AT&T EPTT allows you to:

  • View GPS-enabled users, and conduct group (or individual) calls through PC desktop, using Integrated Dispatch
  • Combine productivity apps and PTT functionality on one device
  • Improve operational efficiency—saving time and money

Deploy Enhanced Push-to-Talk across multiple devices and platforms.

AT&T EPTT makes it easy to keep employees responsive and informed. It supports:

Take advantage of broad, dependable coverage.

Keep employees within reach, almost anywhere your job takes you. AT&T EPTT provides the reliable coverage of AT&T’s nationwide 3G, 4G and 4G LTE networks.3 It also works over compatible Wi-Fi networks, so workers can communicate with EPTT in buildings where cellular data network signals may not reach.

Improve productivity on the fly.

Use AT&T EPTT to quickly adapt to the demands of a dynamic work environment:

  • Remotely manage employee contact lists
  • Monitor contact availability in real time
  • Initiate group PTT calls with up to 250 people
  • Talk and use productivity applications simultaneously
  • Override PTT calls to deliver urgent messages (supervisors only)4

1 Available to business and government customers with a qualified wireless service agreement (“Business Agreement”) for Corporate Responsibility User (“CRU”) lines of service. Requires porting your number to AT&T from another carrier. New CRU lines only, excludes upgrades. Must purchase a new smartphone via an AT&T NextSM installment agmt or 2-year svc commitment & activate a new qual. postpaid line of wireless service. Excludes GoPhone, Lifeline, Residential Wireless, select discounted plans, Business Connect plans and Enterprise on Demand activations. Must be active & in good standing for 45 days. Credit rec’d w/in 3 bill cycles. May not be combinable w/ other credits, discounts and offers. AT&T Next: For qualified small business customers. Tax due at sale. If wireless service is cancelled, remaining device balance is due. Limit 10 or 25 financed devices (depending on account type and tenure) per wireless account may apply may apply. Avail. at select locations only. Visit att.com/next for details. Early Termination Fee/Cancellation Fee (att.com/equipmentETF): Applies to activations with a service commitment. After 30 days, ETF up to $325. Return/Restocking: Restocking fee up to $35 may apply. Gen. Wireless Svc Terms: Subject to applicable Business Agreement. Credit approval req’d. Other Monthly Charges/Line: May include taxes & federal/state universal svc charges, Reg. Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), gross receipts surcharge, Admin. Fee & other gov’t assessments (including without limitation a Property Tax Allotment surcharge of $0.20 - $0.45 applied per CRU’s assigned number), which are not gov’t req’d charges. Terms subject to change and may be modified or discontinued at any time. Coverage & svcs not avail everywhere. Other restr’s apply & may result in svc termination.

2 Interoperability with two-way radio service may require additional equipment, software or service not available from AT&T.

3 Enhanced PTT is designed to work over compatible Wi-Fi networks and AT&T cellular wireless data network. Wireless data coverage is not available in all areas. Enhanced PTT is not compatible with International Roaming. Enhanced PTT performance may be limited in 2G coverage areas. Availability, security, speed, timeliness, accuracy and reliability of service are not guaranteed by AT&T.

4 Enhanced PTT is not intended for use in emergency or critical communications settings.

AT&T EPTT supports a broad portfolio of smartphones and rugged devices that make fast connections over 3G, 4G*, 4G LTE and Wi-Fi networks.


Ruggedized Devices  

Tablets & Wi-Fi only Devices  

*4G speeds not available everywhere. Limited 4G LTE availability in select markets. LTE is a trademark of ETSI. Learn more at att.com/network.

**Meets US MIL-STD 810G for dust, humidity, rain, and shock. Waterproof against incidental exposure to water when all ports are tightly closed. Not designed or intended for in-water use. Submersible up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Waterproof based on IP67 rating.

AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk: universal technology, specialized solutions.

AT&T EPTT quickly connects people and the technology they need to work more efficiently. EPTT solutions have distinct advantages in the following industries:


Managing tasks can involve a lot of back-and-forth between one-to-one phone calls and two-way radios—and even losing signal in locations where a cellular data connection is unavailable. Mobilize hospitality for improved guest experience and increased revenue growth.


For workers who use mobile devices in the field, taking advantage of PTT functionality often means carrying two devices. Transform your construction business.


Time is money, and using multiple devices to connect people and manage orders can create big gaps in efficiency. Transform your transportation business – wirelessly.


Move beyond a fragmented communication infrastructure. AT&T EPTT can help you integrate instant voice, broadband data, productivity applications and business processes into a single platform—so everything works together seamlessly. Transform your manufacturing business – wirelessly.


Operating efficiently can be a challenge, especially when workers are highly dispersed and use different types of devices to communicate. Transform your utility and take it mobile.1

EPTT and Workforce Management apps

Use workforce management apps on your smartphone to manage jobs, monitor internal tasks and even keep in touch with customers. Simplify dispatch with a single console that locates all your EPTT/GPS devices. AT&T can work with your organization to provide the solution that best fits your needs.

AT&T offers complementary workforce management solutions including:

  • AT&T Workforce Manager
  • AT&T Fleet Complete
  • Telenav Track from AT&T
  • Xora Streetsmart Workforce

AT&T Enhanced PTT and real-time messages using pdvConnect.

Missing real-time messages can lead to major miscommunication in the field. pdvConnect is an application that functions like a virtual mailbox, allowing workers who are busy to receive AT&T EPTT communications or data messages when they become available again.

1 Interoperability with two-way radio service may require additional equipment, software or service not available from AT&T.

AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk with Integrated Dispatch

Managing your mobile users is easier than ever with the capability to see the location and PTT availability status of your group in near real-time. Using AT&T EPTT Integrated Dispatch, administrators can view their EPTT users on a map, send and receive individual or group calls, and more – all from the convenience of a PC desktop or laptop with a supported OS environment.

Use Enhanced Push-to-Talk with additional applications.

Deploying AT&T EPTT in conjunction with third-party applications allows for greater control over productivity. AT&T can recommend a variety of companion solutions in a variety of areas.

Combine AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk with two-way radios.

AT&T EPTT isn’t limited to communicating with other push-to-talk phones. It also provides interoperability with two-way radios, allowing you to combine the technology and applications of AT&T EPTT devices with the simplicity of existing infrastructure.1

Remotely manage Enhanced PTT devices.

The Corporate Administrative Tool (CAT tool) is a centralized way to manage employees' PTT phones. It enables administrators to remotely populate contact lists and manage data on one PTT phone—or across an entire department’s devices.

1 Interoperability with two-way radio service may require additional equipment, software or service not available from AT&T.

Pricing Options for AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk (EPTT)

AT&T EPTT offers the following price plans:

  • A $5.00-per-month feature when added to existing voice and data plans.
  • A $30.00-per-month push-to-talk-only rate plan (no voice or non-EPTT data included).

Both options include unlimited push-to-talk; this means that with either option, any data used for the AT&T EPTT application doesn't count against your monthly data plan allowance or incur pay-per-use charges. Note that AT&T EPTT requires a data plan to function properly, so if you use a smartphone you must have a data plan provisioned in addition to your EPTT service.

*Device pricing subject to change. Activate new eligible postpaid wireless line with a two-year commitment and eligible AT&T EPTT rate plan or eligible voice rate plan plus AT&T EPTT feature. Standard contract terms and conditions apply. For full details on AT&T EPTT terms and conditions, visit www.att.com/eptt. Additional restrictions apply. Enhanced Push-to-Talk performance may be limited in 2G coverage.

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