MIL-STD rugged handheld tablet from Advantech

MIL-STD rugged handheld tablet from Advantech

Advantech Mil-STD handheld tablet provides rugged solution for field-based communications

Available from APC Embedded, Advantech’s ultra-rugged, hand held MIL-STD-810G tablet is ideal for extreme environments and field applications including military, construction and public safety.

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IP65 water and dust resistant, the 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, the 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 unit also has 802.11 WLAN in all its options including a/b/g/n/ac wave2 version. Additionally the system 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 device 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: 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 product 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. PWS-872 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 Tablet with Modularised Peripherals

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