ARMOR is a line of durable and reliable industrial rugged mobile computers that excel in real life working conditions and harsh environments. The multifunctional computers provide flexibility, mobility and docking capability and can be vehicle mounted, hand carried as a replacement for clipboards or used as a notebook replacement.
ARMOR Rugged Mobile Computers are designed for use in harsh workplace environments including utilities, transportation, manufacturing and distribution and can be used in highly rugged and extremely demanding environments such as public safety / EMS, mining, marine, forestry and other applications where the unit is exposed to the most extreme temperatures and elements.
ARMOR computers can endure the most rugged environments including shock, vibration, weather, dirt, humidity, liquid spills and damaging chemicals. Designed, manufactured and qualified to pass MIL-STD-810F, all units are tested for drop-shock, moisture, dust and vibration resistance, temperature extremes as well as other demanding conditions mobile workers face daily in the field, on the road or in the office.
X7 Compact Rugged Tablet
The ARMOR X7 is a compact tablet computer that is small in size and weight but big on ruggedness. The ARMOR X7 is loaded with the features you want in a lightweight mobile tablet like a range of Gobi Mobile Broadband, Bluetooth(R) wireless, integrated GPS and full 802.11 a/g/n WLAN connectivity.
The X7 is also rugged enough to stand up to the most demanding environments. It is rated MIL-STD-810G for extremes in vibration, shock and drops from six feet. Plus the X7 is highly resistant to both dust and moisture, earning an IP65 rating for ingress protection.
The ARMOR X7's small form factor, built-in hand grips, sunlight-readable 7-inch display and 2.8-pound weight make it ideal for any task that requires continual data entry or information exchange, mobility, ease of use and a high degree of durability.
X7ad Compact Rugged Tablet
The ARMOR X7ad Compact Rugged Tablet is an Android based tablet loaded with all the features you would want in a lightweight and rugged mobile computer. Connections include a range of Gobi Mobile Broadband, Bluetooth wireless, integrated GPS wireless and full 802.11 b/g/n WLAN connectivity.
The Nvidia Tegra 2-powered X7ad has a 1280 x 800 pixel 7-inch display and is also rugged enough to stand up to the most demanding environments. It is rated MIL-STD-810G for extremes in vibration, shock and drops from six feet. Plus the X7ad is highly resistant to both dust and moisture, earning an IP65 rating for ingress protection.
X7et Compact Rugged Tablet
The ARMOR X7et Compact Rugged Tablet is a Microsoft Windows based tablet loaded with all the features you would want in a lightweight and rugged mobile computer. Connections include a range of Gobi(TM) Mobile Broadband options, Bluetooth wireless, integrated GPS and full 802.11 b/g/n WLAN connectivity.
The Intel Atom Z670-powered X7et has a bright 1024 x 600 pixel 7-inch display and is also rugged enough to stand up to the most demanding environments. It is rated MIL-STD-810G for extremes in vibration, shock and drops from six feet. Plus the X7et is highly resistant to both dust and moisture, earning an IP65 rating for ingress protection.
X10gx Rugged Tablet
The ARMOR X10gx Rugged Tablet is one of the most durable, reliable and easy-to-use tablet computers on the market today. Housed in our specially designed aluminum DuraCase chassis with ShutOut sealing technology, the ARMOR X10gx Tablet meets IP67 level protection from dust, dirt, water and other damaging elements while still offering no-flap input connections and hot-swappable battery access without the need for tools.
Inside the ARMOR X10gx, a user-replaceable solid state disk and our exclusive QuickBack Data Recovery System provide advanced protection for your valuable data. With integrated Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Ethernet, ExpressCard 34/54 slot and an internal OEM FlexSpace for GPS or custom solutions, the ARMOR X10gx offers flexible communication options for any application. Available in both touch and passive pen versions, the LCD monitor uses LED backlight technology with and anti-reflective, anti-glare treatment for amazing indoor and outdoor viewability.
Designed, manufactured and qualified to meet military specifications, all units are tested for drop-shock, moisture, dust and vibration resistance, temperature extremes as well as other demanding conditions mobile workers face daily in the field, on the road or in the office. The ARMOR X10gx is an incredible solution for commercial and government customers needing the ultimate in data protection and seeking efficiency improvements in the harshest working conditions.
X12kb Convertible Rugged Tablet
The ARMOR X12kb Rugged Convertible Notebook provides the ultimate in mobility with its lightweight design and ability to quickly transform from a 12.1-inch tablet to a compact notebook computer and full-size keyboard. Designed, manufactured and qualified to meet military specifications, the ARMOR X12kb is tested for drop-shock, moisture, dust and vibration resistance, temperature extremes as well as other demanding conditions mobile workers face daily in the field, on the road or in the office.
Housed in a die-cast magnesium case, the ARMOR X12kb provides IP54 level protection from dust, dirt, water and other damaging elements. With integrated Wi-Fi, Ethernet, SDHC card, and an ExpressCard slot providing multiple communications options, the ARMOR X12kb Convertible Notebook offers flexible user options for any mobile application.
With additional features such as an outdoor-viewable touchscreen display, full-size backlight keyboard, fingerprint recognition security and exceptional battery performance; the ARMOR X12kb Convertible Notebook is the ideal solution for commercial and government customers interested in protecting valuable data in harsh environments and increasing mobile worker efficiency.
ARMOR Rugged Mobile Computers
DRS Tactical Systems, Inc.
1110 West Hibiscus Boulevard
Melbourne, FL 32901
DRS Tactical Systems announces two new lightweight 7-inch multi-touch tablets
DRS Technologies announced that its Tactical Systems division has expanded its portfolio with two new, thin, lightweight tablets. The new ARMOR X7ad and ARMOR X7et tablets look almost identical and both have 7-inch multi-touch displays, but they are actually quite different: the NVIDIA Tegra 2-based X7ad runs the Android OS that dominates the smartphone market and is making inroads in tablets, whereas the Intel Atom-based X7et is based on the enterprise-friendly Microsoft Windows 7 platform. [See RuggedPCReview.com's description and specs of the DRS ARMOR X7ad and DRS ARMOR X7et tablets] -- Posted Tuesday, May 22, 2012 by chb
DRS ARMOR X10gx and SafetyPAD software used at Hennepin County Medical Center
The StarTribune, a Minneapolis/St,. Paul newspaper, ran a feature on the SafetyPad, which the paper described as a paramedic's constant companion at Hennepin County Medical Center. The system is used by HCMC's 25 ambulances and consists of OPEN Inc.'s SafetyPAD software. The hardware SafetyPAD runs on at HCMC seems to be DRS ARMOR X10gx tablets (see our review), which, the report points out, can be dropped from a height of 4 feet about 20 times. They also quote HCMC's operations supervisor as saying, "all of our ambulance tablets have been dropped more than that." [See StarTribune article] -- Posted Sunday, May 20, 2012 by chb
ARMOR rugged tablet supports fire fighter info system
DRS Technologies announced that its Tactical Systems Group has been selected by Rosenbauer, a global leader in fire fighting vehicles and technology, as the mobile hardware that supports its EMEREC mobile information management system. This system wirelessly links the ARMOR rugged tablet in the field with operations command and a central database to provide real-time information such as maps, plans, lists, data sheets, vehicle rescue sheets and available rescue equipment. -- Posted Tuesday, October 18, 2011 by chb
ARMOR X7 compact rugged tablet now certified for Sprint
DRS Technologies, Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that the ARMOR X7 compact rugged tablet has been approved for connectivity on the Sprint3G network. This certification will enable ARMOR customers that utilize the integrated WWAN capabilities of the ARMOR X7 on Sprintís network to experience the benefits of a seamless data and communication exchange. -- Posted Thursday, October 13, 2011 by chb
DRS launches Re-ARMOR trade-in and recycling program
DRS Technologies, a Finmeccanica company, announced that its Tactical Systems Group has launched the Re-ARMOR trade-in and free recycling program in partnership with AnythingIT. The Re-ARMOR program addresses such issues as packaging & removal of equipment, DoD compliant data destruction, trade-in, inventorying, and compliance with state and federal environmental laws. [See DRS Re-ARMOR program] -- Posted Wednesday, May 11, 2011 by chb
DRS ARMOR X10gx gets Sprint certification
DRS Technologies announced that the ARMOR X10gx rugged tablet computer has been approved for connectivity on the Sprint 3G network. This certification will enable ARMOR customers that use the integrated WWAN capabilities of the X10gx on Sprintís network to experience the benefits of a seamless data and communication exchange. -- Posted Wednesday, April 20, 2011 by chb
DRS Tactical expands roster with ARMOR X7 rugged tablet
DRS Tactical announced the release of the DRS ARMOR X7 rugged tablet computer, which will complement the company's larger X10 rugged tablets. The Intel Atom N450-based X7 has a 7-inch WSVGA display with auto-sensing dual input (active digitizer and resistive touch), is exceptionally rugged (6-foot drop, IP65, -4 to 140F), weighs under three pounds, and offers excellent configuration and customization potential via expansion bays and "FlexSpace" interfacing. [See description and specs of the DRS ARMOR X7] -- Posted Thursday, January 13, 2011 by chb
New ARMOR Rugged Tablet Optimizes Communications for Mobile Workforce
The new ARMOR X10gx rugged tablet from DRS Technologies enhances the efficiency and productivity of an increasingly mobile workforce. It offers AT&T wireless certification and optional integrated Gobi 2000 mobile broadband to keep the user connected on multiple wireless networks. The ARMOR X10gx also is equipped with standard 802.11n Wireless LAN connectivity and Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR (Class 2), as well as integrated GPS. Standard routing of GPS and WLAN to two RF ports allows switching between internal antennas within the unit and external antennas, such as those mounted on a vehicle roof. -- Posted Wednesday, August 11, 2010 by chb
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