HP Debuts Rugged Notebook And Tablet PC

Starting at $4,099, the HP Rugged Notebook nr3600 is a 7.9-pound Windows XP Professional portable with up to 1.7GHz Pentium 4 processor, ATI Mobility Radeon graphics, a 40GB or 80GB removable hard disk and swappable media bay, and a choice of wireless connectivity options. It combines a 12.1-inch Outdoor Transmissive backlit, touch-screen display with waterproof, glow-in-the-dark NiteVue keyboard.

The 3.7-pound Rugged Tablet PC tr3000 (starting at $3,449) has an 8.4-inch Outdoor Transmissive screen, up to 933MHz Ultra-Low-Voltage mobile Pentium III processor, shock-mounted 40GB hard disk, and integrated wireless along with fax/modem and Ethernet, and support for up to 640MB of SDRAM.

Get our Top Stories delivered to your inbox: