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Rugged Notebooks: GammaTech DURABOOK SA14

<b>GammaTech DURABOOK SA14</b><p><b>Attractively priced semi-rugged 14-inch notebook with high-performance Intel "Skylake" 6th generation Core processors, good</b> …

Laptops

Handhelds and PDAs: Getac MX50

<b>Getac MX50</b><p><b>Handy, flexible 5.7-inch rugged Android device for dismounted soldiers.</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On March 7, 2017, Getac introduced the …

Tablets

MobileDemand xTablet Flex 10A

<b>MobileDemand xTablet Flex 10A</b><p><b>Remarkably affordable Intel "Cherry Trail" quad-core powered 10.1-inch Windows 10 capacitive multi-touch tablet in a</b> …

Laptops

Rugged Notebooks: GETAC B300 Gen 6

<b>GETAC B300 ultra-rugged notebook computer</b><p><b>Once again upgraded to the latest performance and communications levels, Getac's B300 aims to be fastest,</b> …

Laptops

Rugged Tablet PCs: DT Research DT311

<b>DT Research DT311H</b><p><b>Entering the burgeoning 2-in-1 hybrid market with a solid, well-conceived, interchangeable, pro-sized convertible tablet solution</b> …

Tablets

Rugged Tablet PCs: Handheld Algiz 8X

<b>Handheld Algiz 8X</b><p><b>Powerful, state-of-the-art, ultra-rugged 8-inch Windows tablet for work in demanding environments</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On …

Tablets

Rugged handhelds: Cedar CT5 Handheld

<b>Cedar CT5</b><p><b>From rugged computing experts, an economically priced, dual-SIM, IP68-sealed 4.7-inch Android handheld designed for harsh environments</b> <br>(by …

Phones

Rugged handhelds: Cedar CT7G Tablet

<b>Cedar CT7G</b><p><b>Rugged computing experts offer economically priced, full-featured, field-ready IP68-sealed 7-inch Android tablet</b> <br>(by Conrad H. …

Tablets

Rugged Panel PCs: Winmate G-WIN S65 "Slim" Series

<b>Winmate G-WIN S65</b><p><b>Winmate's slim 3rd generation of G-WIN rugged Panel PCs</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>Share on:<p>In this article we'll take a look at …

Washington D.C.

Rugged Tablet PCs: DT Research DT301

<b>DT Research DT301S</b><p><b>Entering the burgeoning 2-in-1 hybrid market with a solid, well-conceived, Intel Skylake-powered interchangeable solution</b> <br>(by …

Tablets

Rugged Notebooks: Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2

<b>Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A2</b><p><b>2017 redux of Panasonic's first-ever rugged Android tablet has Toughbook roots</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>It seems like …

Tablets

Rugged Notebooks: Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Q2

<b>Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Q2</b><p><b>12.5-inch semi-rugged Windows Toughpad fashionably goes 2-in-1 convertible</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>On January 12, 2017, …

Tablets

Handhelds and PDAs: Juniper Systems Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet

<b>Juniper Mesa 2</b><p><b>The first full Windows device from Juniper Systems</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer, with photography by Carol Cotton — to see a capsule …

Windows 10

Rugged Tablet PCs: Winmate M800BW PC

<b>Winmate M800BW</b><p><b>Compact, rugged, lightweight 8-inch Windows Tablet PC for public safety, security, point-of-sale and vehicular applications</b> (by Conrad …

Gear & Gadgets

Slate and tablet computers

<b>Speed Demon Top 10: Rugged Tablets</b><p><b>Performance matters. And here are the fastest rugged tablets to ever make it through RuggedPCReview's benchmark</b> …

Laptops

Enterprise Mobility and Explosion Protection

<b>Enterprise Mobility and Explosion Protection:<br>Keep Your Eyes Open When Shopping for Hardware!</b><p><b>With the ongoing quest for cost-effective productivity</b> …

Rugged Tablet PCs: Fujitsu Stylistic V535

<b>Fujitsu Stylistic V535</b><p><b>Rugged industrial Windows tablet with clever "shell" expansion system from one of the tablet pioneers</b> <br>(by Conrad H. …

Tablets

Industrial PCs: faytech 15" Touch PC

<b>faytech 15" Touch PC</b><p><b>IP65-sealed, fanless, high-bright, industrial-grade capacitive Touch PC</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer)<p>This article began as a …

Rugged Tablet PCs: BARTEC Agile X IS Industrial Tablet PC

<b>BARTEC Agile X IS</b><p><b>HazLoc ATEX / IECEx Zone 1 and CID1-certified, designed-from-the-ground-up, quad-core powered rugged Windows tablet with full HD</b> …

Handhelds and PDAs: Zebra TC70x

<b>Zebra TC70x Series Rugged Touch Computer</b><p><b>Upgraded 4.7-inch ultra-rugged touch computers for retail and manufacturing now with either Android or</b> …

Microsoft

Rocky (not Balboa) has left the building

Back in 2003 we approached the then-titans of the rugged notebook industry with this challenge: "Send us whatever you consider your best all-purpose …

Panasonic

MobileDemand xTablet T8650

<b>MobileDemand xTablet T8650</b><p><b>Rugged, innovative Intel "Cherry Trail" quad-core powered 8-inch Windows 10 tablet offers Intel RealSense three-dimensional</b> …

Handheld Computers: Turning a Cool Profit with Rugged Mobile Computers

<b>Rugged Computing Case Studies</b><p><b>Turning a Cool Profit with Rugged Mobile Computers — A meat distribution company improves quality control in</b> …

Rugged Tablet PCs: Fujitsu Stylistic V535

<b>Fujitsu Stylistic V535</b><p><b>Rugged industrial Windows tablet with clever "shell" expansion system from one of the tablet pioneers</b> <br>(by Conrad H. …

Handhelds and PDAs: Zebra TC5 Series

<b>Zebra TC5 Series Touch Computer</b><p><b>Looks like a modern smartphone, but one with enterprise-class durability, power and security</b> <br>(by Conrad H. …

Rugged Tablet PCs: ARBOR Gladius G0830

<b>ARBOR Gladius G0830 POS System</b><p><b>Flexible, innovative Intel Cherry Trail-powered fanless 8-inch tablet and dock system for point-of-sale, retail and</b> …

Slates and Tablet PCs: Xplore XSLATE R12

<b>Xplore Technologies XSLATE R12</b><p><b>First rugged tablet to Intel's 7th gen "Kaby Lake," Xplore's sleek, lightweight 12.5-inch/full 1080p R12 tablet offers</b> …

Rugged Notebooks: GammaTech DURABOOK R8300 2016

<b>GammaTech DURABOOK R8300</b><p><b>Ultra-rugged, no-compromise notebook for the toughest jobs gets substantial tech update</b> <br>(by Conrad H. Blickenstorfer, …

Congrats to Xplore Technologies: 20 years of rugged tablets, and only rugged tablets

At the January 1997 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, I walked into the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center on the lookout for …

Tablets