Trimble Announces New Nomad 1050 Series for GIS Professionals

Mobile GIS professionals depend on field hardware that is rugged, accurate and efficient. The Trimble Nomad® has set that standard with the popular Nomad 900G series. Now, Trimble is announcing its new Nomad® 1050 series of handheld tools. This next-gen hardware is ultra-rugged and filled with GPS features for faster processing power, more memory and the latest Windows Embedded Handheld operating system and a field-proven battery life of up to 15 hours with continuous use, even in cold temperatures. The new Nomad series helps field professionals complete project deliverables and integrate workflows with greater efficiency by ensuring that the best tools and features are available for easy, time-saving use.

Key features:
• Work productively in challenging environments on ultra-rugged IP68-rated handhelds that meet rigorous MIL-STD-810G military standards
• Work for longer in the field with the 15 hour battery life that provides continuous use, even in cold temperatures
• Process field data faster with a powerful 1 GHz processor
• Store substantial amounts of data and images with the Nomad’s 8 GB of built-in storage plus 512 MB Ram
• Maintain field compatibility with your back-office apps using the latest Microsoft® Windows Embedded Handheld version 6.5 operating system
• Capture high resolution images for maintenance and repair applications through the updated 5 megapixel integrated camera with flash and geo-tagging capabilities
• Easily track assets using the optional 1D/2D integrated barcode scanner
• Connect back to the office via an optional integrated 3.75G dual-band GSM/CDMA wireless cellular modem with internal cellular antenna