Samsung has launched the rugged tablet Galaxy Tab Active2 in India that comes with the MIL-STD-840G certified and is equipped with capabilities such as enhanced touch, pogo pin, replaceable battery, rugged S Pen (IP68) and biometric authentication.
The Defense grade Knox security platform on the new tablet helps keep sensitive information safe against malware and hackers, while Biometric Authentication allows secured access of information.
The Galaxy Tab Active2 is protected against vibrations, accidental shocks and drops, rain and dust, and can remain 1.5 meter underwater for 30 minutes. It can take extreme temperatures inside and outside (storage -40°C to 80°C, operating -20°C to 71°C). The IP68 certification enables the user to access and work even in rainy or inclement weather conditions.
“Armed with innovative capabilities, our devices are robust, dependable and purpose-built to fit their specific needs of on-site operations. Galaxy Tab Active2 would meet their expectations with perfection,” said Sukesh Jain, Senior Vice President, IT and Mobile Enterprise Business, Samsung India.
The MIL-STD-810G military-grade and IP68 certiﬁcation allows the device to withstand 21 elements such as salt fog, settling dust, blowing dust, icing, blowing rain, dripping rain, immersion, humidity, vibration, ballistic shock, transit drop, low-temperature storage, low-temperature operation, high-temperature storage (constant), high-temperature storage (cyclic), high-temperature operation (constant), high-temperature operation (cyclic), temperature shock, temperature, humidity, vibration, altitude, low-pressure storage, and low-pressure operation.
The tablet has 4,450mAh battery and also comes with an anti-shock cover that keeps the device from accidental drops and shocks, making it truly dependable. The POGO Pin connector could be used to connect and charge a group of devices all at once or to easily attach a laptop/ keyboard.The support for 4G LTE connectivity turns the device into computing device for all ﬁeld and site operations. The AR (augmented reality) ready feature enables digital simulation of details like wiring, pipeline design, supervisory control, and data acquisition for pipelines/ relay stations to increase productivity.
The Galaxy Tab Active2 is packed with sensors like NFC, Bluetooth, accelerometer, light proximity, gyroscope, geomagnetic, ﬁngerprint, and facial recognition, and can be used with gloves on by simply turning on the glove mode.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 will be available in India starting from mid-March at a price of Rs 50,990.