Getac M230 Rugged Notebook

When you are looking to purchase a Getac rugged laptop, the M230 might be the perfect choice for you. Getac is known for its high-quality rugged devices, and this notebook does not fall short. Everything about this Getac laptop embodies precision manufacturing and design. The Getac M230 was designed to withstand almost anything that life can throw at it. Even refurbished or used 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 to avoid dents and improve cushioning. 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 fanless 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. The HDD is shock mounted, so your information will always be safe with this tough machine.

The M230N is specially designed to survive extreme usage 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 in data collection in science and 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. Be sure of your computer’s readiness, and buy your own M230N now at OC Rugged!


  • Windows XP Professional

  • 1.5 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Low Voltage Processor

  • 1 GB DDR2 RAM (up to 4 GB)

  • 120 GB removable HDD (SATA)

  • Removable DVD/RW multi-drive module

  • Large, bright 14.1" XGA (1024x768) and 15" SXGA+ (1400 x 1050) displays; hi-contrast (optional) sunlight readable and (optional) touch screen

  • Removable shock-mounted HDD and configurable media bay

  • 5 hours battery power (can be enhanced to 7 hours with second battery)

  • IP54, Mil-STD 810F certified, (optional) Mil-STD 461E compatibility

  • An (optional) vehicle mount and battery charging station

  • Full magnesium alloy case

  • Sealed ports and connectors

  • Versatile wireless access: WLAN, WWAN, and Bluetooth

  • Fanless, noiseless design

 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)