Carlson MINI2

A field computer that is compact and lightweight, yet tough and resilient…

Carlson MINI2 is both rugged and lightweight

Rugged, but lightweight — the Carlson MINI2 will be there for you and come back for more!

The Carlson MINI2 data collector is small, but mighty, and designed to boost productivity and speed with extra-bright screen, long-lasting battery, and improved GPS technology to perform better in natural surroundings:

  • It’s compact: 3.6″w x 7.25″ h x 1.5″ deep
  • Extra large 800×450 TFT display for easy viewing of survey data
  • Fast 1.0 GHz processor
  • Fits comfortably in one hand and weighs just 1.3 pounds
  • Comes complete with Carlson SurvCE, the most powerful data collection software on the market today; or Carlson GIS360, which incorporates both GIS and surveying workflows to collect data in the field; or for crash and crime reconstruction, Carlson CSI Mobile
  • Meets MIL-STD-810G standard
  • Scratch-resistant, touch-screen display, highly readable in both low light and glaring sunshine
  • Options include an integrated 3G modem, 5 megapixel camera, or GPS/GNSS module

It’s truly RUGGED:

The Carlson MINI2 is built to be used in the field with a long battery life, sunshine-readable screen, and operable in extreme temperatures.

Specifications

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PROCESSOR
  • 1.0GHz ARM Cortex AB i.MX53 processor
  • Microsoft Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5.3
  • Multiple languages (English, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese)
MEMORY & DATA STORAGE
  • 512MB RAM
  • 8GB flash storage
  • User-accessible micro SD/SDHC slot
WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY OPTIONS
  • Bluetooth wireless technology, 2.1 +EDR, Class 1.5, range 100 feet (30 m)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n with extended range
  • 3.75G modem – Pentaband Worldwide (Geo 3G model only)
  • Frequencies: HSPA+/UMTS: 800/850/900/1800/1900/2100 MHz (supports micro-SIM card only)
  • Data communication interface, SMS
BATTERY
  • Intelligent, lightweight Li-lon battery 3.6VDC @ 10600mAh, 38.16Whr
  • Operates for up to 10 hours on one charge
  • Battery easily changeable in the field
  • Optimized for excellent performance in cold temperatures
  • Charges in 2 to 4 hours
PORTS
  • COM1, RS-232C 9-pin D connector  with 5DVC power output
  • USB host (Full A), USB Client (Micro B)
  • 12, 24 VDC @ 1.5-3.5A, 10-36V unregulated
  • 3.5 mm audio jack, supports speaker/microphone or stereo output (pin detect)
  • I/O module OEM configurable/customizable
CERTIFICATIONS AND STANDARDS
  • FCC Class B
  • CE Marking (applicable EMC, R&TTE, and LVD directives)
  • Industry Canada
  • EN60950 Safety
  • RoHS Compliant
PHYSICAL
  • Size, standard models:  3.6″ wide  x 7.25″ length x 1.5″ thin (91 x 184 x 38 mm)MINI2 is compact enough to hold in one hand
  • Weight: 1.3 pounds (590 grams)
  • Durable hardened plastic in a shear-proof and shock-resistant design
  • Strong chemical resistance
  • Comfortable, wide hand strap
  • Easy-to-grip, impact-absorbing bumpers
DISPLAY
  • Active viewing area: 4.3″ (109mm) WVGA LCD TFT (800 x 480)
  • High visibility backlit LCD
  • Portrait or landscape orientation
TOUCH SCREEN
  • Projected capacitive touch interface “optically bonded” to display for increased visibility
  • Chemically strengthened glass
ENVIRONMENTAL/RUGGED
  • Waterproof or dustproof, IP68
  • Operating temperature: -22 to 131 Farenheit (-30 to 55 C)
  • Storage temperature: -22 to 158 Farenheit (-30 to 70 C); Note: Bluetooth wireless technology is rated to -4F (-20C)
  • Shockproof: multiple drops from 4 to 5 feet (1.2-1.5 m) onto concrete
  • MIL-STD-810G Test procedures: Method 500.5 Low Pressure (Altitude); Method 501.5 High Temperature; Method 502.5 Low Temperature; Method 503.5 Temperature Shock; Method 506.5 Rain; Method 507.5 Humidity; Method 510.5 Sand and Dust; Method 512.5 Immersion; Method 514.6 Vibration; Method 516.6 Shock
KEYBOARD
  • Five-way directional navpad
  • Numeric keypad (6 user reassignable)
  • Adjustable LED backlit keys
STANDARD ACCESSORIES
  • 10600mAh battery
  • AC wall charger with international plug kit
  • Micro USB client sync cable
  • Ultra-wide hand strap
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Shipping box
  • Screwdriver
CAMERA (GEO MODELS)
  • 5MP resolution with autofocus and Led Illuminator + video capture
  • Embed and emboss photo with date, time and GPS posititon
GPS/GNSS (GEO MODELS)
  • 2 to 5 meter typical accuracy with post-processing capability for better accuracy
  • Enhanced performance under heavy canopy
  • GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, COMPASS, SBAS L1
  • Integrated real-time SBAS receiver (WAAS, EGNOS, etc.)
  • 32 GNSS tracking channels

For repairs for the Carlson Surveyor, Carlson Surveyor+, and Carlson MINI contact:

Carlson Software
102 West Second Street
Maysville, KY, USA, 41056
1-606-564-5028
RMA Procedures

Additional Repair Centers

Note: Contact these centers directly for their repair policies

North America

(Surveyor only)

Laser Specialist
19879 West 156 St.
Olathe, KS 66062-3521
913-780-9990

Australia

Laser and Survey Solutions
Kal Daley, Director
237 Montague Road
West End QLD 4101
Tel: 07 3846 3385
Fax: 07 3844 3907
Mobile: 0403 260 779
www.laserandsurveysolutions.com.au

United Kingdom

(MINI only)
Hydro-Logic Ltd.
Old Grammar School
Church Street
Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK
HR7 4DP
+44 1885 483789
www.hydro-logic.co.uk

Europe

Carlson EMEA BV
Markerkant 1338
1314 AN Almere
The Netherlands
+31 36 750 1781 (p)
EMEA@carlsonsw.com
www.carlsonemea.com



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