Trimble beefs up rugged tablet

Trimble of Sunnyvale, Calif., has beefed up its Yuma tablet with the addition of an 80-gigabyte solid state drive option.

Previously, it was only available with a 32GB drive, according to a news release.

The Yuma has been designed for use in the field and is sealed against dust and water.

Inside, it features an Intel Atom 1.6 gigahertz processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a global positioning system, and SD and ExpressCard slots.

The 7-inch touchscreen also is designed to be easily viewed in the sunlight.