May 2010

Intermec CN50 gets upgrades
Intermec announced enhancements to its most advanced rugged mobile computer, the Windows Mobile 6.1-based CN50. The improvements double RAM to 256MB and for scanning applications, customer now have the choice between the EA11 1D/2D area imager for scan-intensive applications, or the EA21 area imager that is designed for barcode reading as well as full page document imaging with Intermec's eMDI software. For businesses in regions that do not have 3G cellular networks or with limited data communications requirements, Intermec is also offering a version of the CN50 that operates over EDGE networks. -- Posted Monday, May 24, 2010 by chb

Small rugged vehicle-mount: QSI TREQ-M4
Many mobile applications require a small, rugged vehicle-mount computer for a variety of simple data lookup, data entry, fare collection, and other custom applications. Such computer must be simple to use and operate, ultra-reliable, and small enough to never get in the way. The Marvell PXA300/Windows Embedded CE 6.0-powered QSI TREQ-M4 mobile data terminal was designed for just those tasks. [See description and specs of the QSI TREQ-M4] -- Posted Sunday, May 2, 2010 by chb