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Getac unveils the new rugged Z710 Android tablet

Getac unveils the new rugged Z710 Android tablet

Most Android tablets aren't cut out for life in the outdoors. People who work outside such as field service or oil filled workers have to be very careful with a typical Android tablet because one drop or light sprinkling of rain could spell the end. Getac has unveiled what it calls the world's most rugged Android tablet specifically designed to survive extreme work environments.

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Getac S400′s Newest Nearly-Indestructible Notebook

Getac S400′s Newest Nearly-Indestructible Notebook

For those of you who routinely toss their computers down flights of stairs to test how hardcore they are: first of all, stop it. Second, here's the notebook for you! Sort of! This is what Getac is presenting as their new Semi-Rugged laptop - one made for those whose line of work requires a few bruises and bumps, maybe a little bit of water and/or dust, but don't need the fully-rugged, sealed unit option.

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Getac V200 rugged Core i7 tablet PC outed

Getac V200 rugged Core i7 tablet PC outed

Rugged computer specialist Getac has outed its successor a sibling to the V100 convertible tablet PC, and as you might expect it's no less sturdy.  The Getac V200 has a 12.1-inch super-bright 1,200 nit multitouch-capable display, 2.0GHz Intel Core i7-620LM processor and WiFi b/g/n, but more importantly perhaps it's MIL-STD-810G and IP65 compliant for resilience to dust, vibration, temperatures as low as -20 degrees centigrade and water.

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Getac V100 Tablet PC gets glove-friendly multitouch display

Getac V100 Tablet PC gets glove-friendly multitouch display

Ruggedized PC manufacturer Getac have announced a multitouch upgrade to their suitably-sturdy V100 Tablet PC; however, while they may not be the first to throw multi-finger control into the mixture, their Windows 7 compatible display uses resistive rather than capacitive technology.  While capacitive touchscreens - such as found on the iPhone - are fashionable right now, resistive touchscreens have the benefit of working with gloved fingers.

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