MIL-STD rugged handheld tablet from Advantech

MIL-STD rugged handheld tablet from Advantech

Advantech Mil-STD Handheld Tablet

Available from APC Embedded, Advantech’s ultra-rugged, handheld MIL-STD-810G tablet provides a rugged solution for field-based communications. It’s ideal for extreme environments and field applications including military, industrial, construction and public safety.

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IP65 water and dust resistant, the rugged Windows tablet is capable of withstanding drops of up to 4ft. With a 10.1” high brightness WUXGA LED display, and scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass panel, this military rugged tablet is highly readable even in bright sunlight.

Advantech’s PWS-872 is compatible with the latest communications technology. The system comes with built-in 4G LTE, offering fast and secure data communications. The army tablet also has 802.11 WLAN in all its options including a/b/g/n/ac wave2 version. Additionally, the military-grade tablet has Bluetooth 4.1, and full GNSS which supports GPS, Galileo and the selection of either China’s BeiDou or Russia’s GLONASS systems for global positioning – ensuring unsurpassed performance across a variety of infrastructures.

The ultra-rugged Windows tablet includes a built-in 2MP front CMOS sensor camera with video streaming support and a rear 8MP CMOS sensor camera with LED flash and autofocus.

Inside the PWS-872, the tablet features a 7th generation Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 processor which support Windows 10. In addition to the tablet’s internal battery, a hot-swappable external battery allows the system to operate for up to 11 hours at a time. A variety of peripherals are available including a vehicle docking station, desk docking station and extension module support.

Customisable To Your Exact Specifications:

As a Premier Channel Partner for Advantech Embeddded products, APC Embedded is able to offer additional technical expertise to help you customise the military tablet to your exact specifications.

PWS-872 has an extensive range of peripherals on board, including two USB 3.0 ports, one USB 2.0 port, an audio jack and an HDMI connector. It also can be vehicle or desk-docked. The PWS-872 army tablet has a Universal 6-in-1 cover, which functions as case, handle, stand, carry bag, hand strap and as a hands-free support platform, permitting easy operation on the go.

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Advantech PWS-872 Rugged Windows Tablet with Modular Peripherals

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