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Handheld Launches New Version of its Algiz XRW Ultra-Rugged Notebook

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10.1" screen and an Atom? Shouldn't this be classified as a netbook instead of a notebook?
 
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I'm actually surprised these things still exist. I'm surprised that "rugged" hasn't gone the tablet route.
 

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I lold @ A fast and powerful N2600 1.6 GHz Dual-Core Intel Atom processor.

that spec is trolling.
 
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Panasonic still makes a rugged laptop line. All of those environments listed are ones most normal laptops can't exist easily in. Tablets are possible but the screens would be a mess. Advantage of a laptop is the screen is protected while not in use. Theres also aspect of software. Can these industries get the type of software they need in a tablet OS environment? Sure they can but why spend money making it when you can keep using one that works in Windows. If it isn't broke, don't fix it. Part of the reason XP lasted so long.