Motion Computing J3400 Now the Fastest Slate Tablet PC On the Planet

Motion Computing J3400 Tablet PCYou know that Motion Computing J3400 Tablet PC I’m enjoying the heck out of? Well, Motion has now made the Core 2 Duo 1.6 ghz option available for ordering, the first slate vendor to do so, thus making it the fastest slate tablet pc out there.

Update: Watch our boot speed test video here.

Press release:

AUSTIN, TX — June 26, 2009 — Motion Computing ®, a leader in mobile computing and wireless communications, today announced that the new J3400 Tablet PC is available with the Intel Coreâ„¢2 Duo 1.6 GHz processor.   The new processor provides advanced performance for simultaneously running multiple applications.

Motion’s J3400 offers all of the durability and functionality of a rugged PC, without the extra weight and price associated with traditional fully rugged devices.     Customers across industries, including field service, construction, healthcare and automotive services are excited about the rugged design, integrated features and outdoor visibility options.

““By providing AEC professionals with tools that support their mobile environment, Bluebeam and Motion enable project teams to communicate faster and more effectively,” said Stephani Haynes, Director of Marketing for Bluebeam Software, a leading provider of PDF solutions for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry.   ““We’re excited to see Motion, once again, listen to the industry and provide solutions that improve mobility with the latest advancements in technology.”

A variety of features combine to create a reliable, multifunctional, rugged device, including:

  • · Hot-swappable dual battery design for all day computing
  • · 1.8 inch hard disk drive (HDD) that provides extra shock protection
  • · Shock-mounted display and HDD with DataGuardâ„¢
  • · Optional low cost 64GB SSD for extreme shock and vibration protection
  • · 2.0 megapixel camera for seamless, in-the-field documentation
  • · GPS for real-time mapping, location tracking or the geo-tagging of digital photos

““Motion continues to deliver the latest technologies to offer the balance of performance and battery life our customers need to support mobile workflows,” said Mike Stinson, Motion VP of Marketing.   ““Advanced processing capabilities and a lightweight design make the J3400 an ideal solution for mobile workforces that require the protection of a rugged device.”

Pricing and Availability

The J3400 is now available with both the 1.4 GHz and a 1.6 GHz processors.   Visit for or more information or to find a certified Motion reseller.