Advantech (Irvine, CA) has announced the PWS-870, a 10.1” fully-rugged tablet PC with the power of an Intel® Core™ i3/i5/i7 processor. The PWS-870 is IP65 and MIL-STD-810G certified and drop-tested at 4 feet. The glass is second generation Gorilla Glass, and the 10.1” display has options for high- brightness (800cd/m2), capacitive-touch, sunlight-readable use, as well as for a digitizer pen. The latest advanced communication options include 4G LTE and 802.11 ac, as well as Bluetooth 4.0 and full GPS with options to use either China’s Beidou or Russia’s Glonass systems for global positioning. One more feature set is PWS-870’s built-in dual camera (front and back), a 1D/2D barcode scanner, NFC and RFID.