Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Business Tablet

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Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet


Operating System

Available with Windows 11 or Windows 10.

Take mobility to the extreme

Easier to carry: A tablet built to lighten your load on the job, weighing in at only 2.82 lbs.

Work anywhere: The optional shoulder strap, soft handle, chest harness and crash-certified vehicle docking deliver maximum mobility to keep up with you.

Steadfast connection: Optimized mobile connectivity that’s 2X faster and dedicated GPS keep you connected at the most critical moments even in remote locations.

Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet Specs

Lighten your load. Not your expectations.

Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Sheer Power

Sheer power

Powerful processors including both 6th and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i Dual & Quad Core CPUs help your Rugged live up to its workhorse reputation.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Dominates the field

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.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Worry Free Power

Worry-free power

Stay productive all day long with hot swappable dual batteries, along with external battery chargers and optional Power Hub combo adapter.

A display that endures

Outstanding 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

Think ahead: Your future-proof Rugged comes with forward and backward compatibility options, so you can use it for years to come without needing to replace your entire system.

A smart investment: A lighter form-factor and richer feature set including Windows 7 provide flexible expansion for a truly future-ready ecosystem.

Connect with ease: The less you have to carry, the better. With a single Type-C connectivity cable, you can meet all of your video, data and power needs while using the latest in cable technology.

Rock-solid reliability, security and manageability

Most 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.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet - Ports & Slots

Ports & Slots

1. DC-In | 2. Mini serial RS-232 | 3. USB Type-C | 4. USB 3.0 |5. Combo mic/headphone | 6. Power on/off | 7. Fan exhaust | 8. Kensington security lock
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions & Weight

1. Height: 24.38mm (0.96") | 2. Width: 312.42mm (12.3")| 3. Depth: 203.2mm (8") | Starting Weight (tablet only): 1.28kg (2.82 lbs)

Essential accessories for your Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet.

Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Rugged Tablet Dock

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.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Keyboard Cover with Kickstand

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.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Havis Vehicle Dock

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.
Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme - Extended IO Module

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

ProSupport Plus

ProSupport Plus

Get anytime priority access to expert support with predictive analytics (via SupportAssist technology*) and damage protection for drops, spills, surges and more.
Configuration & Deployment Services

Configuration & Deployment Services

Deploy new technology without disrupting productivity – quickly and correctly, the first time. We provide end-to-end solutions that configure, migrate data, install, and integrate new PCs into your network.
Dell Accidental Damage Service

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.


  • 7th Gen Intel® Core U i3, i5 and i7 dual-core processors
    6th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 dual-core processors

Operating System (Dell Technologies recommends Windows 11 Pro for business.)

  • 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)

Video Card

  • 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


  • 8GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 Memory
    16GB 1866MHz LPDDR3 Memory

Hard Drive

  • 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


  • 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

Optical Drive

  • External Options Only

Dimensions & Weight

  • 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

Primary Battery

  • 2-cell (34Wh) Lithium Ion Prmry Btry


  • 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)

    Electromagnetic interference18: MIL-STD-461F certified

    Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
    Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
    Dell and the Environment
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