Versatile tablet computer offers perfect combination of light weight and large screen size
CORVALLIS, Ore.-- July 8, 2008 -- Handheld US
introduced the new Algiz 10 rugged tablet computer. This tablet PC with 10.4-inch screen was developed especially for harsh environmental conditions and physical stress. With shock-absorbing bumpers and a sturdy magnesium housing, the Algiz 10 meets rigorous MIL-STD-810F military standards for shock, vibration and moisture and has an IP54 rating for protection against dust and water. It also handles extreme temperatures, from -4 to 140 deg. F.
The Algiz 10 includes 1.2 GHz Intel Core Duo Yonah ULV Processor, an 80 GB shock-mounted hard drive and up to 2 GB RAM. The Windows XP Tablet PC SP2 Edition operating system runs all the applications PC users rely on, including Calendar, E-mail, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. A nine-cell (7800 mAh) Li-ion battery runs up to seven hours.
The Algiz 10 delivers outstanding performance for mobile professionals. It features multiple integrated wireless technologies to facilitate communication in the field including integrated EDGE/GPRS, 802.11 a/b/g and Class II Bluetooth, making it compatible with any wireless network. The Algiz 10's compact size, light weight and ergonomic design make it easy to handle, and it has several I/O ports to allow easy connection to peripheral devices.
The Algiz 10 rugged tablet joins the Algiz 13 rugged notebook and the Algiz 8 rugged tablet to round out the Handheld Algiz family.
"We're happy to expand the Algiz line yet again. We want to offer our customers enough choice to meet their specific needs. So whether they need full notebook capability or are more focused on decreasing weight while still having a screen size suitable for their application, they can find something in the Algiz product line" said Dale Kyle, president of Handheld US. "The Algiz 10 is rugged enough to work anywhere, and it's compact enough to take it there."
The Algiz 10 is available for ordering immediately. The first customer shipment is expected by late August.
is a North American distributor of rugged mobile computers. Handheld US and its partners deliver complete mobility solutions to businesses in industries such as logistics, forestry, public transportation, construction, military, and security. Handheld US a subsidiary of HHCS Handheld AB of Sweden.