High performance hand held in IP65-rated package

By Control Engineering Staff May 11, 2006

The Microsoft Windows CE .NET 5.0 operating system and an Intel PXA270 XScale technology processor combine to deliver fast (624 MHz) information processing in a rugged, mobile, hand-held computer. the The JETToXL computer from Two Technologies, Inc . also features XScale RISC with on-the-fly voltage and frequency scaling, sophisticated power management, and a IP65-rated package said to be completely dust-tight and able to withstand exposure to driving rain storms.

It has an operating temperature range of -20

The JETToXL comes standard with both 802.11b and Bluetooth communications, as well as a USB port that operates as host or client. It also provides 64 MB of SDRAM, and 128 MB of secure internal memory as standard. The unit offers a choice of RS-232, RS-485 and RS-422 serial interfaces, and WWAN/GPRS for wide area networking

Operating from a high capacity NiMH rechargeable battery or six AA batteries with no adapter, unit provides up to eight hours of operating life.

—Renee Robbins, editorial director, Control Engineering, renee.robbins@reedbusiness.com