Comparison of Popular Vehicle Computers

Psion Teklogix



RMT (aka DAP)

Advantech DLog


As advertised June 2009 psion teklogix 8530 G2 full screen vehicle computer motorola VC5090 full screen vehicle computer Intermec CV60 full screen vehicle computer RMT DAP Duros 1214 full screen vehicle computer Datalogic R series 10 and 12 full screen vehicle computer LXE VX7 full screen vehicle computer
Model 8530 G2 VC5090 Full Screen CV60 Duros 1214 MTC6 Series VX7
Processor Intel Xscale PXA 270, 520 Mhz Intel Xscale PXA270, 624 Mhz Intel P-III Ultra Low Power 800 Mhz Intel Celeron M 1.0Ghz Intel Atom Z510 1.1 GHz and AMD G-T40R 1.0 GHz Intel Xscale PXA255, 400 Mhz
Memory 128MB SDRAM 128MB SDRAM 256MB SDRAM standard; expandable to 512MB 1024MB DDR-SDRAM 1 GB RAM w/Intel CPU and 2 GB RAM w/AMD CPU 128MB RAM
Operating System Windows CE 5.0 Windows CE 5.0 Professional Windows CE.NET 4.2; Windows XP Professional; Windows XP Embedded Windows XP Professional; Windows XP Embedded, Windows Vista, Linux MS Windows XP Pro, XP Embedded, Win 7 Pro or Enterprise, WES 7, and Linux Windows CE 5.0 Professional; Windows CE.NET 4.2
WLAN 802.11 b/g; narrowband (400-500 Mhz) 802.11 a/b/g 802.11 b/g 802.11 b/g 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 b/g
802.11 a/b/g
Wireless Security WPA1; WPA2; WEP, AES; LEAP; PEAP; TLS; TTLS WPA, TKIP, 40/128 bit WEP WEP, WEP2, 802.1x ? WEP, WPA, WPA2, 802.1X EAP Types: EAP-FAST, EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS, PEAP-GTC, PEAP-MSCHAPv2, PEAP-TLS, LEAP WPA or WPA2, Cisco CCXv4 certified
Antenna Diversity single or dual diversity single or dual diversity single or dual diversity single or dual diversity Integrated diversity antenna or external single or dual antennas available single or dual diversity
Bluetooth yes version 1.2 integrated Bluetooth compatible module 2.0 +EDR, Class 1 Yes via customer installable Bluetooth USB dongle yes
Keyboard Options ABC, QWERTY, AZERTY; all with 10 f key and 68 pc like format QWERTY, 65 key with audible key beep multiple options 8 soft keys w/4 configurable function keys or external ABCD and QWERTY keyboards 95 key "laptop style" with integrated two button mouse; 60-key "Legacy" with IP66 sealed keys
Keyboard Backlight yes no yes
Interfaces one tether port (RS-232, scanner, & USB ort); one port (DB9 RS-232 with opt. 5/12V on pin 9); one high density port (RS-232, USB device, 2 USB host ports) 2 RS-232 serial ports with power; keyboard/USB port; USB port (host or client) 2 DB9 serial ports; 2 USB host ports v1.1; 1 PS/2 keyboard port; audio 3.5 mm stereo jack; microphone in/mono output (VoIP ready) 2.5 mm jack; internal speaker/beeper 4 USB 2.0; 1 ethernet 10/100 RJ45 10/100/1000 Mbps LAN, 1 X RS-232 COM 1 w/optional 5 volt, 2 X USB and 1 X Service USB 2 RS-232 (DB9) with switchable power; 1 combo USB host/USB client/ethernet 10/100 port; 1 x 2.4 mm audio/microphone jack; 2 internal speakers (up to 95 db); 1 dual PS/2 keyboard/mouse port
Storage Drives 65 MB Flash 192 MB Flash Solid state and rotating drive options Compact Flash up to 64 GB 4, 8, 16 and 32 GB Cfast Card options available 512 MB Flash
Display Size 10.4 in. transmissive TFT touchscreen 12.1 in. touchscreen 12.1 TFT touchscreen 12.1 in. four wire resistive TFT touchscreen, polysilicon display 10.4" , 12.1" and 15" LED TFT Touchscreen 12.1 TFT resistive touch
Display Resolution 800 x 600 SVGA 800 x 600 SVGA 800 x 600 SVGA, 100 degree view angle 800 x 600; 256K colors 10.4" LED SVGA 800 X 600, 12.1" LED XGA 1024 X 768, 15: LED XGA 1024 X 768 800 x 600 SVGA
Display Brightness 350 NIT 300 NIT with heated option, sunlight readable (non heated) option also available 450 NIT MTC 6/10 10.4“ SVGA
400 cd/m2
Brightness adjustment
Optional: Sun light readable
MTC 6/12 12.1“ XGA
600 cd/m2
Brightness adjustment
Optional: Sun-light readable
MTC 6/15 15.0“ XGA
400 cd/m²
Brightness adjustment
550 NIT (outdoor display); 350 NIT (indoor display)
Expansion Slots 1 SD I/O slot; 1 Type II compact flash; optional two type II PCMCIA slots. Convenient access to slots via sealed end cap SD Memory card 1 x 2.5 in. IDE drive pay; 1 soid state type II card Bus slot no no 2 type I/II PCMCIA slots; SD Memory slot. Expansion access is via top mounted user access panel
Power internal power supply 10-90 VDC 10-60 VDC; reverse polarity protected; connects directly to vehicle battery optional internal battery for 20 minutes of operation 12/24 VDC and 24/48 VDC internal power supplies with short-circuit-proof and idle-operation-proof and
inverse-polarity protection and inrush current suppression
optional minimum 15 minutes of operation
UPS optional internal UPS with built in fast charger optional minimum 30 min. operation based on typical used profile optional internal battery for 20 min. of operation no optional - minimum 15 min. of operation
Physical Dimensions 11.75 in. x 4.625 in. x 11.5 in. 10.6 in. x 12.2 in. x 4.5 in. 10.67 in. x 13.4 in. x 3.7 in. 12 in. x 9.5 in. x 2.3 in. MTC6/10" - 289.9mm X 285.3mm X 77.9mm; MTC6/12" - 319mm X 324.3mm X 79.2mm; MTC6/15" - 355mm X 387.4mm X 82.3mm 9.6 in. x 12.2 in. x 3.6 in.
Weight 9.5 lbs including integrated UPS 14.5 lbs 11 lbs 7.7 lbs MTC6/10" - 3.0kg; MTC6/12" - 2.5kg; MTC6/15" - 4.9kg 9.4 lbs
Enclosure Magnesium housing aluminum housing cast magnesium housing all in one aluminum powder coated enclosure Rugged aluminum-cast housing with integrated heat sink black high strength, high temp industrial plastic with an aluminum mounting plate
Operating Temp Standard: -4ºF to 140ºF
Freezer: -22ºF to 140ºF
22ºF to 122ºF Standard: -4ºF to 122ºF (solid state drive); 32ºF to 122ºF (rotating drive); Extreme: -22ºF to 122ºF (solid state with heated display option) 22ºF to 122ºF Operating Temp: -30C - +50C; Storage Temp: -30C - +60C Humidity: 10% to 90% @ 40°C non-condensating Standard: –4ºF to 122ºF
Freezer: –22ºF to 122ºF
Rain and Dust Protection IP66, 2 axis
shock 30 g
IP66, meets MIL-STD-810F military rating IP65, meets or exceeds MIL-STD-810F IP65; exceeds MIL-STD-810F military rating for drop, vibration, temperature, shock and altitude IP65, IP66, & IP67 with Class 5M3 according to EN 60721-3-5: 1998 (Land vehicles),
5 hrs. noise 3.6 g effective and 36 vibrations with 30 g peaks and MIL-STD 810 G: 2000 - 3 hrs. noise 1 g
effective and 600 vibrations 20 g peaks in operation
IP66 shock and vibration testing; exceeds MIL-STD-810F military rating
Typical Price Range $4,276-$6,345 $2,980-$3,689 $3,957-$5,009 $3,219-$4,467 $3,300 - $5,500 $3,265-$4,219
Highlights no need for external preregulator. can also operate on UHF narrowband networks good value supports multiple operating systems built in UPS & ultra rugged polysilicon display. RMT has additional models available with smaller and larger displays. Proprietary WLAN antenna offers improved connectivity and roaming in mechanically robust format. ADLoG engineered touch screen has brilliant optics, extreme durability, sealing and operator preferred interface. ADLoG engineered power supplies have life expectancy of 10 years and dirty power protection/compensation. FREE 30 DAY TRIAL AVAILABLE optional touchscreen heater to remove fog and frost. 100% relative humidity condensing (heated unit only)

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