N/APosted on - 11/20/2014
These Dell Rugged laptops which are out are suppose to provide great survival abilities in extreme environments. I think they look tough and strong but the question is has anyone actually bought any of these two and put them to the test? In your expert view what is the main difference between these two laptops to warrant a high price difference? Which one will you go for and why?
Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme versus Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme
These mobile devices are not cheap to think that they are being used by clients such as the United States military under ruthless conditions. The new Dell Latitude 12 and Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme models meet the criteria for MIL-STD-810G. These new laptop models are graded for durability against severe temperatures, sand and dust, moisture, shock from drops, and more.
The one pictured above is the Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme model and below is the Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme version. These devices were made from magnesium alloy, and ultra-polymers that includes sealed doors, backlit keyboard, and gaskets. For virtual security, you have the Trusted Platform Module and the company’s Dell Data Protection, Encryption and ControlVault technology.
For the devices’ internals, both devices run on 16 GB RAM, up to 512 GB SSD hard drive and a separate graphics option for the Dell Latitude 14 plus an 8-megapixel camera on Dell Latitude 12. The Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme is available at around $3,499 while the Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme is at $3,649.