While the tablet is light and elegant and doesn’t sport the heavily armored look of some rugged designs, as soon as you pick it up it’s instantly clear that this is indeed a tough tool for tough jobs. And, with Android 4. It is often so sluggish as to be totally useless. The two images below show the inside of the bottom cover of the Z left and what the interior looks like once the cover has been removed right. Well, the Z display offers dots per inch.

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And that is more than can be said of all too many cameras in rugged devices.

Getac Z710 – tablet – Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) – 16 GB – 7″

Given that regular consumer smartphones can do excellent high-res images and HD video, one should expect at least the same and certainly no less from industrial handhelds and tablets. The Z has a distinctive look with its black and dark yellow coloring, it’s easy to hold and operate, and it feels absolutely rock-solid.

Yet, customers have made it abundantly clear that they want the sleek iPad look and feel, and not old-style Tablet PCs. In smartphones, the race has pretty much been run, with Apple’s iOS and Android dominating the market to an extent where it’s difficult to see Microsoft’s Windows Phone becoming much of a factor anytime soon.

Environmental Parameters Min Operating Temperature. That means the tablet can be used in virtually any operating environment, including commercial freezers.


Getac | Z – Fully Rugged Tablet, IP65, G, Sunlight readable, light weight

That is why Getac has introduced accidental damage as standard under our new Bumper-to-Bumper warranty, to help minimize your enterprise IT costs. It’s thicker than consumer media tablets a bit over an inchbut that’s because it offers much more onboard connectivity and because it’s almost infinitely tougher than any consumer product. You can use your fingers to pan around as well as effortlessly zoom in and out.

The sample video clip to the right shows that the video quality is perfectly acceptable for field service work and documentation. A high-frequency RFID reader scans electronic data from tags and can capture positioning data in addition to tracking purposes. Tablets by Dan Ackerman 8 days ago. There’s the flat glass that extends past gdtac size of the actual LCD so that fingers don’t bump into a distracting frame.

I had to get used to this magnetic concept as I always thought z71 should stay away from electronics with magnets. Which means you’ll need a player on your PC or Mac that can run those files.

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The glossy display is somewhat reflection-prone outdoors, and some customers may require more than x resolution for their applications. As such, all of their subsystems and components should be professional quality also.

Given the Z’s good onboard connectivity with not only ports but also externally accessible card slots, that level of sealing is about what’s practically achievable. You can navigate, select, move, copy, paste, etc. Looking for a tech bargain real soon? But the sheer number of Android users and Android developers means easy access to programming tools and expertise, and a vast number of inexpensive downloadable apps in numerous categories and for numerous applications.


Getac itself still sells its older Windows-based E and E tablets. As is always the case in today’s devices with all their radios there’s plenty of RF shielding to keep interference at a minimum.

Expansion and Connectivity Interfaces. Blickenstorfer, February Getac Z Specifications. Unfortunately, glossiness is pretty much the default in procap tablet displays, and so the Z is prone to reflections outdoors. The integrated barcode reader can capture both 1D and 2D barcodes nine inches away at up to 3x faster speeds surpassing standard software-based scanners in both speed and accuracy. HD webcam, 5mp camera can do p HD video.

In our experience, the Z screen works amazingly well with some gloves, not so well with others, and for the most part, there’s no multi-touch with gloves, which isn’t a big deal. Everything inside the tablet is neat and clean, with antenna, speaker and other wires having their own guides. That’s good to know as the shiny, large glass surfaces of modern tablets always look vulnerable, With Gorilla glass, they aren’t.

Now you can see that the housing material, a very tough plastic, is in fact bright orange and that accounts for the orange trim on the outside.