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Carlson Surveyor


The speed you need…
The reliability you deserve!

        • IP67 water & dust resistant; magnesium housing – a full metal jacket!
      • Up to 1 gigabyte with option to expand
      • 2 styles of USB connections located on top for convenience
      • Just 2 pounds! Keys’ size & location optimized for precise handling
      • Easily see when quick command keys are activated
      • 8-10 hours standard with option to add second battery


PROCESSOR  Type: PXA270 Maximum Clock Speed: 520 Mhz/Surveyor; 624 Mhz/Surveyor+ Both include:

  • Real Time Clock
  • Battery Warm Swapping Ability
  • Microphone
  • Speaker

DISPLAY Type: TFT Resolution (240×320 pixels): QVGA Color/Mono: Color Size: 3.5” diagonal Both also include:

  • Backlight (LCD)
  • Touchscreen
  • Ability to disable Touchscreen from keyboard

OPERATING SYSTEM — WM 6.1  Languages: English, Simplified Chinese, Portuguese, French, German, Spanish Applications included: All standard WM6 applications (Word Mobile, Excel Mobile, Outlook Mobile, etc.) Bluetooth Audio: A2DP supported Speed Switch Utility: Sets processor clock speed to conserve battery

INTERFACE (I/O CONNECTOR)  RS-232 9 pin D: Two DB-9 Bluetooth: 2.0 w EDR 802.11 b/g: Yes for Surveyor+; No for Surveyor USB Client: Mini-B connector USB Host: Full-size USB connector

EXPANSION (Surveyor+ only) MicroSD Card Slot Expansion Packs for GPS, cell modem, Cirronet radio, Maxstream radio, Futaba radio


KEYBOARD Type: Elastomer Navigation: 9-way (9) navigation pad with center enter Numeric Keys: 0-9 (10) Alpha Keys: A-Z (26) Command/Modifier Keys: 10 – Shift, Tab, Control, 2nd, Escape, Alt, Space, Backspace, Delete Enter Key: Large, easy to use both right- and left-handed Left & Right Soft Function Key: Left Soft Function key loads SurvCE Windows Key: Displays the Start Menu Power Key Backlit Control Keys: Alt-Yellow, 2nd-Blue, Control-Green, Shift-Red LED Enunciators/ Notification: 2 – One LED displays charging status and the second one can be programmed by the application software Number of keys: 52

BATTERY  Battery Type: Lilon Battery Packs: Come standard with one (1) battery pack; user can add a second battery pack Battery Capacity: 3900 mAH (7800 mAH capacity reached when using two battery packs) Battery Life: 8-10 hours standard (battery life is determined by the number of battery packs used, by the amount of time the backlight is on, the backlight brightness and the type of expansion pack installed) Charging Plug: Included Vehicle Charge Adapter: Optional Warm Swapping: Included


ENVIRONMENTAL Operating Temperature: -30C to +60C Storage Temperature: -30C to +60C Humidity: MIL-STD-810F (Designed to this standard) Water Resistance: IP67 Shock Resistance: MILSTD 810F (Designed to withstand 5-foot drop onto concrete) Dust Resistance: IP67

ENCLOSURE Dimensions: 10.2” x 5” x 1.5” Weight: ~ 2 lbs. Both include:

  • Handstrap
  • Full-size Stylus
  • Stylus Storage
  • Tripod Hook
  • Magnesium enclosure with elastomer end caps


  • Electronics: 24 months
  • Battery & Chargers: 90 days

AVAILABLE ACCESSORIES Wall Charger with choice of adapter, Styli, Screen Protectors, Battery Pack – Standard, Vehicle Charger, External Battery Charger

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