Conquers when others crumble.
Take mobility to the extreme
Lighten your load. Not your expectations.
Powerful processors including both 6th and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i Dual & Quad Core CPUs help your Rugged live up to its workhorse reputation.
Dominates the field
We leave our competitors in the dust as the only Tier 1 vendor with a rugged extreme product line. Our rigorous “test-to-fail” methodology ensures uncompromised performance even from the most demanding mobile users.
Stay productive all day long with hot swappable dual batteries, along with external battery chargers and optional Power Hub combo adapter.
A display that enduresOutstanding visibility: Even if you work in the brightest sunlight, you’ll be able to view whatever is on your screen without straining your eyes. Optional FHD displays with etched Gorilla Glass provide an unmatched outdoor viewing experience.
Capacitive multi-touch screen: Regardless of the environmental conditions your job requires you to be in you’ll be able to work uninterrupted thanks to a glove touch capable screen.
Ready for impact: Made with shock-absorbent materials to withstand drops, falls and tosses. Rugged handles hit after hit, just like you handle whatever your workday throws your way.
The future looks rugged
Rock-solid reliability, security and manageabilityMost Reliable: Features a durable, built-to-last chassis that has undergone extensive military-grade MIL-STD 810G testing that ensures your system can withstand real-world conditions.
Most Secure: Our award winning endpoint security solutions include comprehensive encryption, advanced authentication and leading-edge threat protection with Dell Data Protection.
Most Manageable: The world's most manageable rugged system is built to allow flexible and automated BIOS and system configurations via Dell Client Command Suite so it’s easy to deploy, monitor and update your fleet.
Ports & Slots
Dimensions & Weight
- 7th Gen Intel® Core U i3, i5 and i7 dual-core processors
6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 dual-core processors
- Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
Windows 7 Professional (64-bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
- 8GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 Memory
16GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 Memory
- 128GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
256GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Opal 2.0 SED Drive
256GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
256GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Opal 2.0 SED Drive
512GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Opal 2.0 SED Drive
512GB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
512GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
1TB SATA Class 20 Solid State Drive
1TB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive
- Integrated with the Processor
- Integrated Graphics
- 11.6” FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9 Direct-View outdoor-readable display with gloved multi-touch LCD AG/AR/AS/Polarizer and Gorilla® Glass
- External Options Only
- 1 USB 3.0 Type A
1 USB 3.0 Type C, supports power and display
1 Universal Audio Jack
1 Contactless SmartCard reader
1 Optional Micro serial RS-232
1 Optional Contacted SmartCard Reader and Touch Fingerprint Reader
1 Kensington Lock slot
- Height: 24.38 mm (0.96") x Width: 312.42 mm (12.3") x Depth: 203.2 mm (8.0")
Starting Weight: 1.28 kg (2.82 lbs) with single 2-cell battery
- Optional integrated FHD video web camera with privacy shutter
- Dual RF-passthough (Wi-Fi and mobile broadband), Near field communication (NFC)
Wireless LAN Options:
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 with Bluetooth® 4.2 + vPro™ Mobile broadband
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 + No Bluetooth 4.2 Wireless Card
Qualcomm QCA61x4A 802.11ac Dual Band (2x2) Wireless Adapter+ Bluetooth 4.1
Optional Mobile Broadband Options:
Dell Wireless 5811E multi-mode Gobi™ 5000 4G LTE WAN Card for Worldwide, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint (Windows 7 and 8.1/10 options)
Dell Wireless 5816 multi-mode Gobi™ 5000 4G LTE WAN Card (Japan/ANZ only)
Dedicated u-blox NEO-M8 GPS card
- 45W A/C Adapter Type-C (3-prong)
45W A/C Adapater 4.5mm barrel (3-prong)
Dell Power Companion (Type C)
- Regulatory model: T03H Regulatory type: T03H001 Energy Star 6.0, EPEAT
MIL-STD-810G testing18:Transit drop (48”/1.22m; single unit; 26 drops), operating drop (36”/0.91m), blowing rain, blowing dust, blowing sand, vibration, functional
Operating thermal range: -20°F to 145°F (-29°C to 63°C); Non-operating: -60°F to 160°F (-51°C to 71°C)
IEC 60529 ingress protection18: IP-65 (dust-tight, protected against pressurized water)
Hazardous locations18: ANSI/ISA.12.12.01 certification capable (Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C,D), CAN/CSA C22.2
Electromagnetic interference18: MIL-STD-461F certified
Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment
Essential accessories for your Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet.
Rugged Tablet Dock
Maximize your productivity when the job brings you back to the office. The dock connects your tablet to a large monitor, keyboard/mouse or other peripherals as well as charging spare batteries.
Keyboard Cover with Kickstand
An IP-65 rated full-size keyboard with customizable RGB backlight, additional screen protection and kickstand increase productivity and convenience in the field.
Dell Rugged Battery Charger
Keep spare batteries fully charged and ready to power your day.
Havis Vehicle Dock
Low-profile design maximizes available space inside of vehicle. Full port replication and integrated strain-relieving provide simple, safe and secure connectivity to essential peripherals as well as convenient and efficient cable management.
Dell Rugged Extreme Handle
Attaches simply and securely, with easy removal when necessary. The handle feels great in your hand with a rubber overmold for grip and a rigid structure for a solid feel.
Extended IO Module
Connect to more devices and get extended capability with a module that provides two additional USB 3.0 ports and an Ethernet connection.
We've got your business covered
Get anytime priority access to expert support with predictive analytics (via SupportAssist technology*) and damage protection for drops, spills, surges and more.
This comprehensive service provides seamless deployment of new technology. You get a single point of contact for project management including up-front planning, configuration, data migration and knowledge transfer.
Accidental Damage Service
Enjoy worry-free ownership and minimize downtime with protection from accidental drops, spills, surges and breakages. Coverage picks up where your previous warranty leaves off and is ideal for high-risk environments and mobile workforces.