This particular laptop is a nice little workhorse. Showing of 51 reviews. Learn how your comment data is processed. Now most consumer notebooks have those glossy screens, and about the only explanation for this seems to be that DVD movies and photos look better on a glossy screen in typically dim home lighting lux. It was easy to get the software up and running The bonding prevents the bottom surface of the glass and the top surface of the LCD from reflecting any light, while the AR coating minimizes the amount of light reflected from the top surface of the glass. Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Comes in desert tan or black. One person found this helpful. A matte screen does not have this problem because what reflects off it is viewed by the brain as just shadows. The modular bays allow for an expansion battery for extended use, and the size of the laptop fits in nearly every backpack. It can run Windows7, even though it was designed for XP. What’s disappointing is that the screen is not wide-angle. Windows 7 and 8.

However, it is very readable and very crisp and sharp. Best-of-class outdoor readable display The ATG’s display, however, is special and perhaps its most extraordinary feature. The computer is facing the sun. The ATG has two sets of navigation controls.


Turn around and have the display face the sun, and things are different. You cannot have the sun reflect directly off it or else the sun’s reflection blinds you as the screen acts almost like a mirror. I tried ordering a cord that Amazon said was a universal to fit most Dells – this product was listed as one it would fit Else, it’s like using a somewhat dafa Latitude notebook.

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The DB9 serial is the quickest and most reliable way to plug these babies into the flight computer to monitor the system or download flight data. It is not, however, a truly rugged machine, as evidenced by the fact that even the shock-mounted hard drive is an extra cost option. As I know 4Gb — is intsrface maximum. So somewhat ruggedized notebooks like the ATG may be the way to go, but there they run into tough competition. A picture of a motherboard that I can see for a Dell Latitude d Windows 7.

Die-cast magnesium alloy exoskeleton and internal framing with polypropylene-composite elastomer parts and protection, reinforced fiberglass injected polycarbonate, compression gaskets, with special paint and sealant against salt fog.

Dell Latitude E Core i5 interfacw. What you see on the Dell’s screen is not a picture; the Dell is off. There is no arguing that Dell’s solution works beautifully and results in superior outdoor viewability.


Magnesium alloy case and LCD back; scratch-resistant paint.

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This is accomplished attg the spill-resistant keyboard, port covers, the shock-mounted hard drive and LCD, and high durability textured paint. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

The picture below is an actual, undoctored image of the Dell’s screen in bright sunlight, taken with a 10 megapixel Pentax dSLR camera click on it for a large version.

Outdoors it’s all about contrast, of course, as no standard, untreated LCD display can compete with daylight. And the base model does not even come with the shockmounted hard drive.

Customers also shopped for. Below that are the side views. It means that of the 10, nits brightness of the sun during a clear day, only about 50 nits is reflected back. That’s a lot compared to a consumer notebook, but entirely in line for a rugged machine in this class.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. So, facing away from the sun, the display is in the shade and even with its nits not terribly bright.