Algiz 8X Handheld Rugged Windows Tablet

Algiz 8X GNSS-Enabled Rugged Tablet PC

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The ultra-mobile Algiz 8X GNSS-enabled rugged tablet offers fast processing power along with user-friendly features and design, maximizing your efficiency on long days in the field. An integrated u-blox NEOM8N GPS/GLONASS receiver provides robust GIS capabilities.



The Algiz 8X GNSS-enabled rugged tablet is compact in size making it the perfect companion for today’s mobile field workers. It’s only 24 mm thick and weighs less than a kilo, including the powerhouse battery. Along with sleek design, the Algiz 8X offers snappy performance and can withstand harsh handling and tough outdoor and industrial environments, from mining to maintenance.

The Algiz 8X is IP65-rated and meets stringent MIL-STD-810G military standards for protection against dust, water, vibrations, drops, extreme temperatures and varying altitudes. It transitions seamlessly from the office to the field and back again, making field computing easy and keeping your information safe.

With its bright, 8-inch capacitive touchscreen made of chemically strengthened glass, the Algiz 8X comes ready to display your work, indoors and out. It supports rain mode, glove mode and active pen mode for flexibility in challenging and changing conditions. And moving between work environments is no problem, thanks to an ambient light sensor that adjusts backlighting automatically.

The Algiz 8X facilitates easy data capture with a range of convenient features. It has front- and rear-facing cameras, plus a hot-swappable battery pack. An integrated u-blox NEOM8N GPS/GLONASS receiver provides robust GIS capabilities. The rugged Algiz 8X pairs with other industry-specific technology via several port types, and multiple communications capabilities keep your team connected.

Customizable options for Ethernet, serial (UART) or barcode reading allow the Algiz 8X to conform to your specific requirements. For developers, the Algiz 8X goes even farther — docking pins and a specialized “backpack” mean that your team can customize additional capabilities and proprietary creations. Vehicle cradles and mounts, multi-slot chargers and multiple carrying cases allow you to outfit your team for maximum efficiency.

With a full range of features and built rugged from the inside out, the powerful, compact Algiz 8X offers an ideal compact tablet solution at an excellent value for today’s field professionals.


  • Equipped with Windows 10 Enterprise CBB (64 bit)
  • Provides rapid processing power with Intel® Pentium Processor N3710 (2M Cache, up to 2.40 GHz)
  • Designed according to MIL-STD-810G military standards and IP65-ratings for protection against dust, water, vibrations, drops, extreme temperatures and varying altitudes
  • Supported with u-blox NEOM8N GPS/GLONASS receiver that provides robust GIS capabilities necessary for mapping and communication
  • Hot-swappable lithium-ion battery pack giving you all day productivity
  • 2G, 3G, 4G/LTE & WiFi 802.11 b/g/n included so that you are online no matter where you are
  • 8 megapixel rear facing camera with autofocus and LED flash, 2.0 megapixel front facing camera

Technical Specifications

Size:225 mm x 147 mm x 24 mm
Weight:990 g (including battery)
Processor:Intel Pentium Processor N3710 (2M Cache, up to 2.40 GHz)
Memory:4 GB DDR3L RAM/128 GB SSD
Operating System:Windows 10 Enterprise CBB (64 bit)
Screen:8 inch Capacitive Touchscreen with chemically strengthened glass, 600+ Nits, Rain Mode and Glove mode, Supporting active pen, Resolution: 1280×800
Battery System:Hot-swappable lithium-ion battery pack.
Standard: 5200 mAh (39.52 Wh), 7.6V
Extended: 10350 mAh (74.52Wh), 7.2V
Cellular (WWAN):2G, 3G, 4G/LTE, Verizon LTE
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Wireless LAN:802.11 ac, a/b/g/n 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
Navigation:Integrated u-blox GPS/GLONASS (NEO-M8N)
Camera:Rear facing: 8 megapixel with autofocus and LED flash
Front facing: 2 megapixel
Operating Temperature:-20 °C to 60 °C
Storage Temperature:-40 °C to 70 °C
Drop:26 drops from 1.22 m (4 ft)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 516.6 Procedure IV
Vibration:MIL-STD-810G, Method 514.6 Procedures I & II
Sand & Dust:IP65, IEC 60529
Water:IP65, IEC 60529
Humidity:0 ~ 95% (non-condensing)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 507.5
Altitude:4572 m (15.000 ft)
MIL-STD-810G, Method 500.5 Procedure I
Included Accessories:Standard battery, ac-adapter


“… the new Handheld Algiz 8X meets the needs of anyone who’s been looking for a tough, rugged, powerful and quite compact Windows 10 tablet for complex work even under the most demanding environmental conditions.”

— Conrad H. Blickenstorfer, Rugged PC Review, May 2017



The Algiz 8X GNSS-enabled rugged Windows tablet from Handheld is available through Canal Geomatics. If you would like more information about this tablet, please feel free to get in touch with us by completing the Request Pricing form.