Duros overhauls 8404 rugged tablet

By Matthew
Jul 22, 2009
  1. Using almost any mainstream notebook or tablet display in direct sunlight can be frustrating and downright impossible. Acknowledging this, Duros has revamped their 8404 rugged tablet with an 8.4” daylight-readable LED SVGA touchscreen panel. The display boasts a brightness of 1,100 NIT and a 120-degree viewing angle.

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  2. TomSEA

    TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,713   +855

    When I was in the Army (Infantry) we were issued units similar to these. They took a helluva beating but kept on ticking! The display was defiitely tough to read in bright daylight, so glad to see they've fixed that.
  3. syde

    syde TS Rookie Posts: 113

    ahh a toughbook, very nice for field work indeed.
  4. mattfrompa

    mattfrompa TS Evangelist Posts: 553   +57

    Price will be a big concern for my consideration as I am not a huge fan of working with the Atom processor, although I acknowledge why it was chosen.
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