Press Release Summary:
Wireless ready RuggedNote includes IntelÃ‚Â® PentiumÃ‚Â® M processor with Centrino(TM) mobile technology, 256 MB DDR memory, PCMCIA/Cardbus, dual USB 2.0 ports, and water- and dust-proof keyboard. Weighing 5.9 lb, unit is resistant to high shock and vibration and will survive drops to hard surfaces.
Original Press Release:
Dolch Announces Ultra-light Rugged Notebook
Ultra-Light Rugged Notebook Offering New Levels of Cost and Performance
Fremont, California, June 30, 2004 - Dolch, the world leader in delivering industrial portable computer solutions, today announced the introduction of the RuggedNote, a lightweight rugged notebook. The new RuggedNote configuration is wireless ready, includes a powerful IntelÂ® PentiumÂ® M processor with Centrino(TM) mobile technology, 256MB of DDR memory, PCMCIA/Cardbus, dual USB 2.0 ports and a water & dust proof membrane keyboard. The Dolch RuggedNote can operate under rainy and dusty conditions, is resistant to high shock and vibration, and will survive drops to hard surfaces.
"Weighing in at only 5.9 pounds, the Dolch RuggedNote balances performance with a price level that competes with standard consumer notebooks" said Jim Ciardella, President of Dolch. "Known for heavier industrial portables, we can now deliver the Dolch difference in a lightweight rugged platform designed for tough mobile work environments."
Headquartered in Fremont, California, Dolch is the world leader in rugged, multi-slot portable industrial PC platforms. Dolch also manufactures rugged touch screen solutions for harsh and hazardous environments. The Dolch Difference - an industry-leading, customer-oriented infrastructure that ensures a consistent product configuration, superior service and lifetime technical support - backs every product. In addition to the Fremont campus, Dolch has offices in San Diego, Baltimore, Houston, Germany, Canada, France and the United Kingdom. For more information on Dolch and its products and services, please visit us at DolchPR.com or call 1.877.347.4929.