Dell launches Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet
Dell released the Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet today, aimed at users who need to rely oon their tablets even in harshest conditions. Featuring a 11.6-inch display with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution, the Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet can withstand extreme temperatures, ranging from -20 to 145 degrees Fahrenheit.
That’s not all, thanks to its fully rugged casing, the tablet can handle spillsm ud, dust and sand as well as being dropped from up to four feet. Dell even boasts the device can stay operational in „explosive atmosphere”. The company is advertising the Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet as the perfect device for the military, industrial work, adventurers or emergency response crews.
The Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet’s screen can be operated in gloves and, thanks to Dell’s Direct View technology, the display will be clearly visible even in bright, direct sunlight.
Under the hood, we’ll find a 5th-generation Intel Core CPU, up to 512 GB of solid-state storage and a battery that will keep the device running for up to 12 hours. The tablet runs Windows 8.1.
Pricing has not been unveiled yet, but we can be sure the Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet won’t be cheap. For comparison – a similarly „extreme” Dell’s Latitude 12 Rugged laptop has been priced at over $3000.