Scout Mini Hardware: Cipherlab RS50 Rugged Android Touch Computer
Posted on: 12/14/2017, by : DCT Mobile Solutions

On Tuesday we talked about DCT’s application, Scout Mini for Safety Distributors. Now let’s go into more detail about the hardware we recommend for this application. First up, Cipherlab’s RS50 Rugged Android Touch Computer.

CipherLab’s RS50 Android Touch Computer is the device that will satisfy your enterprise’s everyday demands. Not only does the RS50 have a strong processing power, it also has ample memory space you will need for applications. This powerful touch computer is built for toughness with long operational power. In addition to these advantages, the RS50 Android Touch Computer provides resourceful applications and accessories that ensure continuous productivity no matter the operation is in the office or out in the field.

High-End User-Friendly Smartphone Experience

CipherLab’s RS50 series is the device that perfectly blends personal usability and commercial smartphone functionality. Its 4.7” display with auto-adjustable backlight and sunlight visibility allows users to gather information in any environment. Moreover, the multi-touch panel with stylus inputs is designed to fill field worker’s demands to support wet or gloved finger operations. The Android 6.0 OS certified with GMS gives the RS50 the advanced advantages in operation speed, power efficiency and data security. Top it all off with Google Mobile Services (GMS), field workers can integrate Google applications such as Gmail and Google Maps to fully accomplish their tasks in any situation.

Streamline Data Capture

CipherLab’s RS50 Android Touch Computer is fully equipped with a 1D/2D barcode reader with the comprehensive abilities to capture data in milliseconds even if the barcode is poorly printed. Users can enjoy the easy capture of high-resolution photos, videos, and signature capture with RS50’s 8MP camera for proof of delivery and service. Additionally, it has HF RFID (13.56 MHz) capabilities while supporting contactless NFC applications of peer-to-peer mode and card emulation. As NFC automates the identity verification process, our versatile data collection solution easily streamlines your operations.

The Ultimate Mobility Experience

CipherLab’s RS50 is built with the most reliable Wi-Fi and LTE connections to provide constant connection to corporate systems for instant notifications of assignments, route instructions and other daily responsibilities. Its Wi-Fi transmission and strong roaming support can handle a maximum 433 Mbps at 5 GHz and 90 Mbps at 2.4 GHz for constant back-end system connection and immediate system updates with real-time dynamic dispatch. RS50’s advance LTE can further facilitate large file transfer, video streaming and remote access to back end systems. Along with GPS/AGPS, RS50 has great accuracy of navigation which enables smart routes and improves accuracy of real-time job dispatches. Management also has options of VoIP and VoLTE to maintain efficient and timely communication with field operators.

Raising the Bar on Power, Values and Toughness

The RS50’s 2.0 GHz octa-core processor coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB flash memory ensures full access to any application for business success without worrying about storage space. CipherLab Mobile Deployment System (MDS) provides an easy platform for setup, upgrades, synchronizations, and device settings. CipherLab App-Lock allows managers to prevent inappropriate operations to ensure full productivity from field operators. These powerful applications are well protected with RS50’s IP65/67 ratings and 1.8 m drop resistance while being able to sustain 1,000 tumbles at 1 m. Additional protection from Dragontrail™ Glass prevents wear and tears for clear readability. RS50 also comes with the options of 4000 and 5300 mAh batteries which can respectively operate at a minimum of 12 hours. Combined with hot-swap function and a back-up battery, The RS50 operational power can withstand long shifts while providing smooth operation without data loss concerns.

Cipherlab RS50 Spec Sheet


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