Xplore Deals with Pegatron to Develop Rugged Notebook Products

Xplore Technologies has entered into an agreement with Pegatron, the multi-billion dollar spin-off of Taiwan-based ASUS, for design and manufacturing of Xplore's future rugged notebook products. Xplore's rugged notebook line is expected to be launched later this year and represents Xplore's entry into the notebook segment of the rugged device market, which is estimated to be a $1.4 billion market.

Xplore Technologies is engaged in the business of the development, integration and marketing of rugged mobile wireless PC computing systems. The Company's products enable the extension of traditional computing systems to a range of field and on-site personnel, regardless of location or environment. Using a range of wireless communication mediums together with the Company's rugged computing products, the Company's end-users are able to receive, collect, analyze, manipulate and transmit information in a variety of environments not suited to traditional non-rugged computing devices. The Company's end-users are in markets that include utility, warehousing/logistics, public safety, field service, transportation, manufacturing, route delivery, military and homeland security.

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