Enterprise Mobility: Motion CL900: A Good Tablet Deserves a Better OS

 
 
By P. J. Connolly  |  Posted 2011-11-10
 
 
 

Easy Deployment

Motion Computings CL900 is an easy-to-deploy tablet computer that offers long battery life and flexible input options.

Easy Deployment

Range of Input Methods

The CL900 allows input from a variety of devices; in addition to the soft on-screen keyboard, its possible to use fingers, the included stylus or both.

Range of Input Methods

Run Business Applications With Ease

Because the CL900 runs regular Windows 7, it can run a wide array of business applications without recompiling or rewriting them.

Run Business Applications With Ease

Input Handwritten Notes

The CL900 uses the built-in tablet features of Windows 7. Future versions of Windows are expected to be much more touch-friendly than is the case today.

Input Handwritten Notes

Using the Soft Keyboard

The on-screen keyboard will be useful for most situations; external keyboards can also be used with the CL900.

Using the Soft Keyboard

Read Magstripes, Bar Codes

The CL900s SlateMate option adds a magnetic stripe reader and a bar-code scanner for use in data acquisition and POS roles.

Read Magstripes, Bar Codes

Take the CL900 Everywhere

The CL900 weighs just over 2 lbs., making it a device that can be carried throughout the working day.

Take the CL900 Everywhere

Docking for Extra Ports, Power

The CL900 can be used with a countertop docking station that provides wired Ethernet, power, and three USB ports—in addition to the devices one.

Docking for Extra Ports, Power

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