New Products from Dell, OtterBox, HP, Nuo

Ultrabook, iPhone case, tablet, messenger bag.

by / February 26, 2013
Dell Latitude 10 tablet. Photo courtesy of Dell. Photo courtesy of Dell

Touchscreen Ultrabook

Hewlett-Packard’s SpectreXT TouchSmart 15.6-inch Ultrabook features a third-generation Intel Core turbo boost technology processor, a 128 GB solid state drive and 8 GB DDR3 memory. It includes a full-size backlit keyboard with Imagepad as well as support for multitouch gestures. HP’s CoolSense technology adjusts the ultrabook’s temperature based on usage and conditions. The battery lasts up to five hours and 15 minutes.


Hardy Case  

OtterBox revealed the waterproof, drop-proof, dustproof and crushproof Armor Series for Apple iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III. Four layers of silicone are fused to create the tough case. Watertight latches, o-ring technology, port covers and mesh coverings keep water out and allow the Armor Series to tolerate submersions for 30 minutes in up to 6.6 feet of water. The interior and exterior of the case feature advanced materials that protect the device from 10-foot drops.


Dell Latitude

Dell’s Latitude 10 tablet has a 10.1-inch display framed in magnesium alloy. It contains an Intel Atom processor and is available in 64 GB and 32 GB hard drives, with battery life of up to 10 hours. The tablet gives Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and optional mobile broadband connectivity. The convenient full-size USB port and SD memory card offer users multiple storage options. The Latitude 10 has a 2 megapixel front-facing video (720p) webcam and an 8 megapixel rear-facing camera. An optional docking station allows users to add an external monitor, keyboard and mouse, as well as have additional battery life.  



Sturdy Messenger

Nuo’s Hobie Surfrider Messenger 15.6-inch bag features durable, water-resistant 500D nylon construction with adjustable anti-slip shoulder strap

and pad, and storage for gadgets and personal accessories. The bag includes a fully padded laptop pocket, elastic mesh side pockets and full back pocket with luggage handle pass-through. It fits most 15.6-inch laptops. Take 20% off your entire order: Enter promo code GOVTECMAG at

Miriam Jones Chief Copy Editor

Miriam Jones is chief copy editor of Government Technology, Governing, Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines. She joined e.Republic in 2000 as an editor of Converge magazine.