New Products from GammaTech, Gateway, Samsung

Touchscreen tablet, netbook, touchscreen smartphone.

Tough Tablet

GammaTech’s RT10D touchscreen tablet includes an Intel Core Duo U2500 ULV 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and 2.5-inch SATA hard disk/solid-state drive. It weighs 5 pounds and has an attached stylus, two USB 2.0 ports, an Ethernet port, slots for regular and mini SD cards, and a docking station with four additional USB 2.0 ports. The RT10D features a 10.2-inch, 1024x600 WSVGA TFT LCD widescreen display. The tablet is designed to withstand spills, falls, shock and dust.

Mighty Netbook

Gateway’s LT32 netbook has an 11.6-inch HD LED-backlit display, an AMD Athlon II Neo K125 processor and 2 GB of DDR3 system memory. It measures less than an inch thick and weighs 2.76 pounds. The netbook offers a 250 GB hard disk drive and battery life of up to 5.5 hours. It has three USB 2.0 ports, as well as Gigabit Ethernet and VGA ports. Plus, it features a multi-in-one digital card reader.


Forever Connected

The Samsung Eternity II features a 3-inch touchscreen plus 2.0-megapixel camera with 2x digital zoom and camcorder. The phone is capable of SMS, MMS, video messaging and instant messaging. It features a full HTML browser, mobile e-mail and MP3 player. The Eternity II has room for 2,000 phone book entries with expandable memory up to 32 GB. The smartphone offers up to five hours of talk time and 250 hours of standby time. AT&T features include Mobile TV, Social Net — which consolidates popular social networking sites — and Navigator.


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.