Xplore Technologies is a company specialized in the production of armored texata tablet and has over 20 years in the context of the development, integration and marketing of ultra-resistant devices intended for the energy sector professionals, manufacturing, military, public services, distribution, public safety and transportation. Last April, strengthened its business with the acquisition of Motion Computing and its wide range of rugged tablet Windows and Android, still in circulation and updated with the new brand.
One example Xplore XSLATE R12, R12 direct successor to the Motion, that in this last generation features of Intel Core processors (Kaby Lake) inside the sturdy frame usually magnesium alloy and rubber lined structure, which allows the get the MIL-STD-810G (accidental falls certifications, shock, shock), IP54 (dust and water), C1D2 (flammable or explosive gases, certain chemicals, fibers and toxic vapors).
Xplore XSLATE R12 offers maximum portability, flexibility and strength and is one of the few “armored” devices to be based on a concept 2-in-1 detachable, thanks to a combined keyboard that will transform the tablet into a notebook. With a simple twist, the keyboard with magnetic connection and Bluetooth connection will offer you the convenience of a laptop while on the go the same storing the back and recharges. You will have in fact of all the necessary data processing capabilities, you will find answers to your connectivity needs and ergonomics to conveniently switch between the fieldwork and the desk. The design remains virtually unchanged, but not the versatility.
But the news does not end there: XSLATE R12 is based on Intel Core i7-7500U oo Core i5-6200U processor (Kaby Lake), with 4 or 8 GB of RAM DDR4 memory at 2100 MHz and SSD in various denominations from 128GB to 512GB, therefore perfect for GIS, AutoCAD and other data-intensive content applications. The display does not change and, just as the Motion R12, the new model has a screen 12.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) touch to 10 from Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protected contact points with only improvements in visibility outdoors thanks to a brightness of 800 nits and View Anywhere technology. Do not miss the Wacom digitizer. The rear camera 8 MP and xCapture software allow you to control and document the work in total simplicity, while the front camera Full HD 2 MP allows you to communicate by video conference with colleagues and clients.
Connectivity is one of its strengths: 4G LTE broadband connection and WiFi 802.11 ac, Pass-Through antenna option to increase the flow of external connections of the vehicles, most energy efficient Bluetooth 4.2, GPS module U-Blox yet more accurate thanks to compatibility with WAAS, EGNOS and MSAS. To this must be added the optional doors True Serial RJ-45 and RS-232 with dongle to connect the device with existing devices and specific devices and a module (always optional) SlateMate for data authentication with HF RFID readers and barcode. The multi-factor authentication, which includes a Smart Card / CAC reader and fingerprint, makes this tablet a “portable office” highly protected.
Xplore Xslate R12 measuring 32.9 x 20.8 x 1.9 cm and weighs 1.34 kilograms. Its integrated battery provides a range of 9 hours, but you can extend the operation with a hot swap of the secondary battery. The tablet is already on sale with prices varying depending on the configurations, from 2490 Euros (excluding VAT).