Month: January 2017

Panasonic Introduces Toughpad FZ-A2 Fully Rugged Android Tablet

Panasonic, an industry leading manufacturer of mobile computing solutions that are purpose built for the way people work, announced the new fully rugged 10.1” FZ-A2 Android Toughpad®, the latest addition to its Toughbook® family. Equipped with powerful enterprise class features, the FZ-A2 comes with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and Android for Work’s enterprise security built-in.

Users can select one of three integrated configurations each equipped with optional features, including an integrated barcode reader for retail kiosk or warehouse and distribution applications, a Smart Card Reader for enhanced security, and an additional USB port for increased peripheral device connections. The optional forklift or vehicle mount and desktop cradle accessories, combined with the tablet’s thin, portable form factor, provide the flexibility for workers to use the tablet as a handheld or mount the device for delivery and route driving.

“Our customers rely on mobile technology to make their jobs easier and more efficient,” said Brian Rowley, Vice President of Marketing and Product Management, Panasonic System Communications Company of North America. “We are continually innovating to develop rugged tablets and laptops that can meet the needs of today’s increasingly diverse mobile workforce. The FZ-A2 is the ultimate tablet for mobile field work that will continue to evolve with our customers’ needs and work requirements.”

Panasonic FZ-A2 Key Features: 

  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Powerful Processor: Intel®  Atom™ x5-Z8550 processor (2M Cache, 1.44 GHz up to 2.4 GHz)
  • RAM/Storage: 4GB/32GB
  • Camera: Front 2MP/ Rear 8MP
  • Screen Visibility: 10.1-inch WUXGA , 800 nit daylight-readable screen with 10-point capacitive touch
  • Standard Battery: 9 hours2, hot swap capable with bridge battery
  • Remote Manageability: The Panasonic tablet also offers secure, remote manageability through its industry leading partners
  • Standard Features: Wi-Fi with 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2 LE, Headset jack, Full-sized HDMI out, USB A 3.0 and USB C 3.1, Dual Microphones, MicroSD, Integrated passive pen and holder, and GPS
  • Optional Features: Integrated casing configurations for barcode reader or second USB3, Integrated Smart Card Reader3, AT&T or Verizon WWAN with 4G LTE, Dual Pass-Through Antenna for exceptional connectivity
  • Accessories: Desktop cradle, vehicle mount, active stylus pen and rotating hand strap

With so many options available, let us help you find the perfect tablet for your business. Contact us today!

 

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DT301S by DT Research: Slim, Rugged, Water-Resistant, 2-in-1 Tablet

The DT301S Rugged Tablet features the integration of a brilliant 10.1″ capacitive touch screen and a high performance, energy-efficient Intel® 6th Generation Core™ i5 or i7 processor within a slim, lightweight, durable package. With built-in smart card/CAC reader, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth as well as optional camera, barcode scanner, RFID reader and 4G connection, this robust tablet offers seamless information capture and transmission for improved workflow. Rated IP65, MIL-STD-810G as well as MIL-STD-461F certified, and with wide temperature range (-4°F to 140°F), the DT301S Rugged Tablet provides reliable operation in harsh, mission-critical environments.

  • Intel® 6th Generation Core™ i5 or i7 processor; high performance with low power consumption
  • Slim, lightweight and durable design
  • 10.1″ full HD (1920 x 1200) LCD display with capacitive touch
  • Hot-swappable battery pack
  • Built-in smart card/CAC reader (full-slot)
  • IP65-rated for water and dust resistance
  • MIL-STD-810G for shock and vibration protection
  • MIL-STD-461F for EMI and EMC tolerance
  • NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) compliant
MAJOR OPTIONS
  • 5 megapixel front and back cameras
  • 2D barcode scanner; reads 1D also
  • NFC/RFID Reader; HF/RFID 13.56MHz reader (ISO 15693 and 14443 A/B compliant)
  • Long-range Bluetooth; Class 1 Bluetooth (1000 ft.)
  • GNSS Module; U-blox M8 GNSS module with concurrent reception of GPS and GLONASS, industry leading -167dBm navigation sensitivity
  • Mobile broadband; 4G LTE/AWS module

Want to learn more about how the right tablet can help your business? Give us a call today!

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