Archives For March 2014

Resistive vs. Capacitive Touchscreens

You may have wondered before what the difference is between a resistive and a capacitive touchscreen. And you may have questioned which one is best for your situation. Chances are, you have experienced both resistive and capacitive technology, but you may not have known what they were called, or considered the technological implications behind them. Then again, you might know all about capacitive and resistive touchscreens and the advantages and disadvantages to each. If you do, perhaps you can chime in on the discussion. Continue Reading…

Archer 2 Touchscreen App

The new Archer 2™ OS version 1.3.5 contains a new app designed to optimize the Archer 2’s touchscreen performance for each user’s individual situation. Simply called Touch, this app allows you to select the setting that best matches the way in which you are interacting with the Archer 2’s touchscreen. There are different settings for when you are using your finger vs. a stylus, or when you want a lighter touch vs. a more deliberate touch. These settings allow the Archer 2 to accommodate for your particular use in order to provide you with optimal touchscreen performance.  Continue Reading…

Handhelds at MODEX 2014Right now we’re in Atlanta, GA March 17-20 at MODEX 2014. If you’re at the show, come stop by our booth—we’re in #5006. MODEX 2014 is the place to go to see the latest and greatest in manufacturing and supply chain management, with exhibitors from industry, commerce, & government sectors. Continue Reading…

We’re always working to improve our products through testing, testing, testing. While we’re confident that the Archer 2 has the best capacitive touchscreen in the rugged handheld industry, we’re constantly tweaking, fine-tuning, and making adjustments so that it performs optimally for users.


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