Lidköping, Sweden – Handheld Group, a manufacturer of rugged mobile computers and smartphones, launched its new rugged mobile device for field professionals: the Algiz 10X rugged tablet PC. The Algiz 10X can withstand tough weather elements and harsh handling, and has a large, 10.1-inch touchscreen.
“The new Algiz 10X is perfectly suited for field professionals who need a
rugged tablet computer that is lightweight and built to withstand the harsh
conditions that come with all kinds of industry fieldwork, and that can display
detailed maps and other visuals even in bright sunlight,” said Jerker
Hellström, CEO of Handheld.
The Algiz 10X is IP65-rated and meets stringent MIL-STD-810G military standards
for protecting against dust, water, vibrations, drops, extreme temperatures and
varying altitudes. It is lightweight at 1.3 kg (2.9 lbs), and is only 32 mm
The Algiz 10X's display features the latest generation of MaxView technology.
The tablet also comes with a u-blox GPS receiver and WAAS/EGNOS/MSAS
capability, plus Bluetooth 4.0, WLAN 802.11 b/g/n and it is WWAN Gobi
3000-ready with fully integrated modem and antennas for wireless connectivity.
It has a built-in 5 megapixel camera
with LED flash, and several connectivity opportunities, including waterproof
USB 2.0, VGA and RS232 ports. The Algiz 10X operates on an Intel Atom N2800
dual-core processor with 4 GB of DDR3 RAM, and the SSD disk is expandable via
microSD for massive storage capacity. The Algiz 10X runs Windows 7 Ultimate and
is ready for Windows 8.
The Algiz 10X will be available in January 2013.
Handheld Group Launches the Algiz 10X Rugged Tablet
October 9, 2012