When you are looking to purchase a GETAC Toughbook, the M230 might be the perfect choice for you. This is one of the few rugged notebooks that has been manufactured by GETAC, but it is undeniably one of the best. Everything about this GETAC toughbook embodies precision manufacturing and design. The GETAC M230 was designed to withstand almost anything that life can throw at it. Even refurbished toughbooks are superior to other models but cost much less.
The GETAC M230 offers a full magnesium alloy chassis with an attached carrying handle for ease of portability. There is no portion of this laptop that is left unprotected, and GETAC even added rubber bumpers to the vulnerable corners of the magnesium chassis. In the closed position the GETAC M230 is equipped with a rubber insert, double-latching bays, and port covers. While in the open position the GETAC M230 screen is punch proof and sunlight readable for ease of use and efficiency. The fan-less design means that this laptop operates silently while never losing power or efficiency. This laptop meets all military standards for ruggedness; MIL-STD 810F and IP54. These military specifications mean that the GETAC M230 is resistant to drops, shocks, vibrations, sun, temperature fluctuations, electromagnetic disturbances, spills, water, dust, dirt, and much more. The fully encapsulated design means that there is very little possibility of the internal components becoming corroded from outside contaminates. The spill resistant keyboard and touchpad will further cut down on the possibility of internal component damage.
Further, the shock-mounted HDD, and spill-resistant keyboard and touch pad make them withstand mishaps. The M230N is specially designed to survive the extreme use and meet the needs of the field warriors in service, utilities, construction, telecommunications, military, police, fire and emergency services (EMS). This is also very useful for those who are into data collection in Science & Technology projects, and oil and gas exploration where blowing winds and heavy rain; 3-foot drops and vibrations off the backs of trucks and cars; and temperature extremes from -20 to +55º C, are quite common.
Dimensions and Weight:
14": 328 x 272 x 46 mm (12.9" x 10.7" x 1.8"), 9.16 lbs (4.15 kg)
15": 338 x 286 x 46 mm (13.3" x 11.3" x 1.8"), 9.9 lbs (4.4 kg)