02/03 2015

ARBOR Completes its Gladius Line with a 7.85-inch Fully Rugged IoT Handheld

The Gladius 8 features high mobility, durability, functionality and is ready to meet your business needs
ARBOR Technology, a leading provider of embedded computing solutions, added the Gladius 8, a 7.85-inch fully rugged IoT handheld device to its Gladius Android-based line. The Gladius 8 joins the Gladius 5, a 5.5” handheld launched in 2014. The device is powered by an MTK Quad-core CortexTM A7 processor and runs Android v4.4 operating system. Build in multiple connectivity options and the robust design with waterproof, dustproof and drop resistance, the unit is ideal for highly mobile applications, such as logistics, warehousing, mPOS and fleet.

The Gladius 8 is a specially designed tool for true industrial mobility. It features multiple wireless communications such as WWAN, WLAN and Bluetooth, that allows users easy access to information anytime, anywhere. In addition, its long battery life of up to 10 hours is compatible to supporting a full days work. Battery life can be extended even more when coupled with our desktop/vehicle mount wireless chargers.

The durability is another characteristic of the Gladius 8. It is fully ruggedized, with an IP65 rating, MIL-STD-810G standard, 1.2m(4ft.) drop resistance, advanced sealing, and high-temperature tolerance (-20~60℃). The unit adopts Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 which is renowned for its exceptional damage resistance, making it durable for outdoor field use, while enhancing work efficiency and quality.

As a versatile unit, the Gladius 8 has a wide range of functions to meet customer’s needs. It has the integrated 1D barcode reader with physical trigger button, and a 1D/2D barcode imager for flexible option. The rich I/O interfaces include an HDMI port and dual SIM sockets for expansion. The Gladius 8 incorporates RFID/NFC reader for access control, to secure data communication for some sensitive applications.

Please contact your local sales representative for more information, or email us at info@arbor.com.tw