New RuggON VIKING Mobile Data Terminal Delivers Optimal Performance to Fleet Management
March 25 , 2020
RuggON Corporation, a leading-edge provider of mobile computing solutions, has announced VIKING, its next-generation mobile data terminal. The latest 7‐inch device delivers powerful and reliable computing performance for transport fleets and heavy-duty vehicles.
As digitization and automation continuously transform the fleet management industry, a high-performance device will play a pivotal role. Equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core high-performance processor, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage with optional microSD expansion, running Android 9 with Google Mobile Service (GMS) certificated, the VIKING delivers unparalleled system performance making it a reliable and productive daily workhorse.
Designed for Fleets
With inherently rugged DNA, the VIKING is capable of being used in either light- or heavy-duty vehicles. Its fully rugged design features IP65 and MIL-STD-810H certification, ensuring it can survive any harsh environment, and withstand a wide temperature range from -20⁰ C to 60⁰ C.
The VIKING works with a wide voltage input (9-36V) and supports smart power management plus ISO7637-2 power protection. Featuring raw CAN bus or SAE J1939 vehicle protocol, this device can facilitate vehicle diagnostics data collection and driver behavior management.
Ready for Field Usage
With a high brightness 7-inch PCT touch-display, the VIKING can be seen even in bright sunlight, while the auto-dimming function automatically adjusts to any change in ambient lighting condition. Building on the I/O interfaces of its predecessor, the new VIKING features one USB Type-C port with DisplayPort Alt mode enabling an extra display where required.
Staying connected is a key element in the digital and data-driven era. The VIKING builds in a wide range of connectivity technologies, including Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, and 4G LTE and GNSS, as well as NFC/ RFID readers for driver identification. RuggON’s new mobile data terminal aims to speed up the process of reaching a more effective fleet management.