Hanging Tough With the Algiz 10X Rugged Tablet

The Handheld Algiz 10X rugged tablet is built to withstand the harsh conditions that come with industry fieldwork. By ChannelPro

The Algiz10X rugged tablet PC, by Handheld, operates on an Intel Atom N2800 dual-core processor, with a 128 GB SSD, expandable via microSD, 4 GB of DDR3 RAM, and runs Windows 7 Ultimate.

The tablet features the latest generation of MaxView technology, with a 10.1-inch touchscreen that's designed for field professionals who need a large display to handle detailed maps or other visuals.

The Algiz 10X is a lightweight rugged device at just 1.3 kg and 32 mm thick. It is built to withstand the harsh conditions that come with all kinds of industry fieldwork. It's IP65-rated and meets stringent MIL-STD-810G military standards for protecting against dust, water, vibrations, drops, extreme temperatures, and varying altitudes.

With its integrated u-blox GPS receiver and WAAS/EGNOS/MSAS capability, the Algiz 10X is also a tool for mapping and surveying. Additional mobility features include: antenna pass-through connectors for both GSM and GPS that allows use of an external antenna when the unit is docked, and hot-swappable capability with a lithium-ion battery pack for extended use.

The Algiz tablet features a built-in 5-megapixel camera with LED flash, microphone jack, and several connectivity opportunities, including waterproof USB 2.0, VGA, and RS232 ports. As for the keypad, this unit features three programmable buttons, space-saving 4+1 directional keys, one menu button, and a resistive touchscreen.

The tablet offers Internet connection options including WWAN Gobi 3000 with a fully integrated modem and antennas. Use WLAN 802.11 b/g/n for connection through other equipment hotspots and local networks, or Bluetooth 4.0 for short-range wireless connection to peripheral devices.