Revolutionizing Mobile Work in Hazardous Areas with Pepperl+Fuchs Tab-Ex Tablets



In industries where safety and reliability are paramount, having the right tools for mobile work can make all the difference. Pepperl+Fuchs introduces the Tab-Ex® 03 and Tab-Ex® 04 Pro tablets, specifically designed for hazardous areas like the oil and gas industry. These tablets combine robust performance with advanced security features to ensure seamless operation in even the most challenging environments.

Key Features of Tab-Ex® Tablets

  1. Rugged Design:

    • Tab-Ex® 03: Features a slim, rugged design that is certified for Zone 1/21, Div. 1 and Zone 2/22, Div. 2 environments.
    • Tab-Ex® 04 Pro: The world's first 10" 5G Android tablet for hazardous areas, offering a large display and slim, lightweight design.
  2. Advanced Security:

    • Both models incorporate Samsung Knox technology for multi-layered security, ensuring protection against malware and unauthorised access. Features like facial recognition and fingerprint scanning (in the D2 version) enhance security.

  3. High Performance:

    • Tab-Ex® 03: Powered by a high-performance operating system, it ensures reliable performance with a temperature range from -20 °C to +55 °C.
    • Tab-Ex® 04 Pro: Equipped with a Qualcomm processor and 5G connectivity, it delivers high data throughput and low latency, ideal for demanding industrial applications.

  4. Versatile Functionality:

    • Samsung DeX mode allows both tablets to connect to keyboards, mice, and monitors, transforming them into desktop-like workstations.
    • Tab-Ex® 03: Supports augmented reality applications, remote support, and training through Google ARCore™.

  5. Connectivity and Mobility:

    • Comprehensive connectivity options, including Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth® 5.2, NFC, and optional 5G for the Tab-Ex® 04 Pro, ensure seamless communication and data transfer in the field.

Benefits for the Oil and Gas Industry

- Enhanced Safety: Certified for use in hazardous locations, these tablets help ensure the safety of workers by providing reliable communication and data access in explosive environments.

- Increased Efficiency: The ability to connect peripherals and use desktop-like applications in the field boosts productivity and operational efficiency.

- Data Security: Advanced security features protect sensitive corporate data, ensuring compliance with industry regulations.

- Robust Performance: Designed to withstand harsh conditions, these tablets offer reliable performance in extreme temperatures and challenging environments.

Ideal Applications

- Inspection and Maintenance: Conduct thorough inspections and maintenance tasks with real-time data access and augmented reality support.

- Asset Management and Tracking: Keep track of assets and inventory with precision, reducing the risk of errors and improving resource management.

- Process Automation and Operations: Streamline operations and automate processes to enhance efficiency and reduce downtime.

- Safety and Security: Implement robust safety protocols with features like push-to-talk, emergency call functions, and location tracking.

Pepperl+Fuchs' Tab-Ex® tablets are more than just mobile devices; they are comprehensive solutions for enhancing safety, efficiency, and productivity in hazardous areas. By integrating these advanced tablets into your operations, you can ensure your team has the tools they need to work safely and effectively in any environment.

For more information on how Tab-Ex® tablets can transform your hazardous site operations contact the EllisCo Automation and Safety team today.

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