Press Release Summary:
PWS-8033M handheld computer features XScale PXA270 624 MHz processor with 3.7 in. transflective VGA TFT LCD, GPS, 802.11 WiFi, and built-in Bluetooth. It provides GPS communication support using u-blox technology and A-GPS online and offline services. MIL-STD-810F and MIL-STD-461E standard certified unit is constructed with IP67 rating for total protection against dirt, dust, and complete immersion in under 1.2 m of water. It supports both WindowsÂ® CE 5.0 and Mobile 6.1.
Original Press Release:
Advantech Launches 3.7" Military-Grade Ultra Rugged Mobile Computer with GPS
(Cincinnati, Ohio - 08/18/09) - The Industrial Automation Group of Advantech introduces the PWS-8033M handheld computer that features an XScale PXA270 624 Mhz processor with 3.7" transflective VGA TFT LCD, GPS, 802.11 WiFi, and a built-in Bluetooth providing a fully-functional communication device for any outdoor application. Moreover, certified by military-grade MIL-STD-810F and MIL-STD-461E standards, the PWS-8033M is ultra-rugged, constructed with an IP67 rating guaranteeing total protection against dirt, dust, and even complete immersion in under 1.2m of water.
The PWS-8033M has an extreme operating temperature of -20 ~ 60°C and provides anti-shock & vibration when dropped up to 1.5m. The PWS-8033M provides GPS communication support using u-blox technology and A-GPS (Assisted GPS) online & offline services. The PWS-8033M can receive and track GPS and GALILEO signals and driven by a high capacity battery, provides eight hours of continuous operation.
Additionally, the PWS-8033M comes with ready to use accessories such as sleeve with hand strap and vehicle mounting bracket. The PWS-8033M supports both Windows® CE 5.0 and Mobile 6.1.
For more information, or to purchase, please contact Advantech at 1-800-205-7940 or your regional Advantech authorized distributor.
Advantech Corporation, Industrial Automation Group - Founded in 1983, the Industrial Automation Group of Advantech Corporation is a pioneer in eAutomation technology; combining connectivity, flexibility and ruggedness with today's most reliable PC-based automation technologies. Product offerings include: Open HMI platforms, Industrial Ethernet, Automation Controllers, Automation Software, Embedded Automation Computers, Distributed I/O Modules, Plug-in I/O, and Industrial Communication solutions for a wide array of industries. With more than 20 years experience in providing a full range of products to different vertical markets, the Industrial Automation Group is proving to be a globally leading Automation Product and Services provider. US operations for the Industrial Automation Group are based in Cincinnati, OH (800-205-7940).
Advantech Corporation, Industrial Automation Group,
1320 Kemper Meadow Drive, Suite 500,
Cincinnati, OH 45240.