The RuggedReader Handheld PC is a resilient, field-ready computer that collects data from In-Situ water quality testing equipment in the field. Unlike bulky, delicate laptops, the RuggedReader is IP67-rated to protect against rain, temporary submersion, and dust.

The RuggedReader’s Intel 520 MHz processor speeds up processing, with 256 MB of internal solid-state storage to keep your data safe. Optional integrated Bluetooth lets you connect wirelessly from up to 9 m (30 ft) away.


  • Communicates with Aqua TROLL 100/200, Level TROLL 400/500/700, Rugged TROLL 100/200 and TROLL 9500 instruments
  • Pair with any In-Situ software, including Win-Situ Mobile, Pocket Situ 4, plus Windows programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • High-visibility color LCD screen for easy viewing in all conditions
  • Handstrap and rubber casing for security


  • Performs in the field – Unit is waterproof, shockproof and dustproof, plus it lasts a full day on a single charge.
  • Saves money – Prevents field damage to laptops and other expensive field monitors.
  • Protects your data – Solid-state storage keeps your data safe even if the unit is damaged.


  • RuggedReader Handheld PC
  • Rechargeable smart lithium ion battery
  • AC charger, car charger and USB cable
  • Screen protectors (2) and stylus pen
  • User guide
  • Microsoft Software CD
  • Optional: integrated Bluetooth, In-Situ Inc. software, and cables

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