The TOUGHBOOK 55 features six user-upgradeable expansion areas including memory, storage, keyboard and three xPAK areas. The xPAK’s now include an all new barcode reader as well as optical drives, authentication readers as well as additional I/O, batteries and additional storage drives. This unparalleled customization enables organizations to help futureproof, simplify ordering, shorten lead times and decrease downtime.
With up to 11 hours of battery life and the ability to hot swap, workers can easily work in the field or pass their unit to the next shift without worrying about low battery.
The color-selectable backlit keyboard has four levels of brightness and allows you to select from four preset colors or create your own. Compared to the TOUGHBOOK 54, it is 3x brighter and has double the number of user-definable keys, a seamless 25% larger touchpad and keyboard icons that are backlit for easier night viewing.
Can be turned on manually or automatically based on the amount of light or the time of day to preserve night vision and reduce eye strain. Users can select between 12 different screen effects, as well as display brightness, keyboard brightness and color options