Double your edge
Above-and-beyond strengthPush the limits: For some jobs, you don’t know where the edge is until you’ve already gone over it. That’s why we push to the edge and beyond with a rigorous “test-to-fail” methodology during development and third-party certify our products to meet military standard (MIL-STD) requirements*.
Built with a backbone: This notebook can take some serious punishment, thanks to its rigid magnesium alloy backbone and shock-absorbent ultra-polymer materials.
Nothing gets under its skin: All entry points are sealed by compression gaskets and a dual-knife-edge design that’s certified for IP65 protection* from sand, dust and liquid.
Stays cool under pressure: In heated situations, Rugged Extreme doesn’t break a sweat. It’s built to last in extreme temperatures with fourth-generation QuadCool™ thermal management.
Built for the real worldGreat visibility outdoors
In all lighting conditions, you can easily stay focused on your screen. The Direct-View outdoor-readable display is designed to reduce reflections, preserve contrast and conserve battery life.
Backlit keyboard with stealth
With an optional customizable RGB backlight, you can switch between red, green, blue and white lighting, allowing the keyboard to remain visible but unobtrusive. A stealth key lets you stay undercover, turning off all lights and sounds with a single touch.
Resistive multi-touch screen
No matter how rough, dirty or cold your job gets, you can work with or without gloves using the resistive multi-touch screen that responds to finger pressure with fluid response.
Made to go wherever your office isCompact design: This 12" 2-in-1 notebook is ideal for tight spaces or situations that require a convenient and portable device.
Wireless connectivity options: Stay connected out in the field with 802.11ac Wi-Fi and a dedicated GPS.
Long battery life: With up to 9.1 hours of battery life* from the standard 4-cell battery, you can keep plugging away without having to plug in.Get extended battery life in the field with optional hot-swap bridge battery and optional spare battery charger.
Universal docking: Easily switch between vehicles and workspaces with universal docking solutions from Dell, Havis and PMT that are compatible with all Latitude Rugged notebooks.
Performance where it countsRock-solid storage: Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme offers all solid-state storage that’s fast, reliable and easily accessible. Simply open the protective cover and remove your drive when you need to.
Core strength: Beneath the durable exterior are powerful and efficient sixth-generation Intel® Core™ processors ready to conquer your biggest tasks.
Multitask like you mean it: Stay on top of critical jobs using the latest productivity tools with Windows 10 Pro.
Extensive device support: Connect the devices you use every day, from the latest USB 3.0 peripherals to legacy devices with a serial port, Ethernet port and an optional PCMCIA reader.
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.
- Sixth-generation Intel® Core™ i3, i5 and i7 dual-core processors
- Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Windows 10 Home(64-bit)
Windows 7 Professional (64-bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) (Includes Windows 10 Pro License)
- Intel® HD Graphics 520
- 11.6” HD (1366 x 768) 16:9 Direct-View outdoor-readable display w ith gloved multi-touch
- Up to 32GB 2133MHz DDR4
- Mobility solid state drives up to 1TB; optional self-encrypting solid state drive up to 512GB
- 3 Year Ltd Hware Warranty: Mail‐in; Customer supplies box, Dell pays shipping
- 2 USB 3.0
1 USB 2.0
1 Native RS-232 serial ports
1 RJ-45 gigabit Ethernet network connector, Stereo headphone/microphone combo jack, Pogo-pin docking connector
1 Express Card 54 mm, PCMCIA and 1 USB 3.0 port not compatible with Mobile
1 Broadband configurations
2 M.2 Slots (internal)
Memory card reader
- Intel® Dual Band Wireless‐N 7260 802.11 Wireless Card
- 4-cell (58 Whr) lithium-ion battery; optional hot-sw ap bridge battery; Up to 9.1 hours battery life
- Regulatory model: P18T
Regulatory type: P18T001 Energy Star 6.0, EPEAT
MIL-STD-810G testing*: Transit drop (72”,60”,48”; single unit; 78 drops), operating drop (36”), blowing rain, blowing dust, blowing sand, vibration, functional shock, humidity, salt fog, altitude, explosive atmosphere, solar radiation, thermal extremes, thermal shock, freeze/thaw, tactical standby to operational
Operating thermal range: -20°F to 145°F (-29°C to 63°C);
Non-operating range: -60°F to 160°F (-51°C to 71°C)
IEC 60529 ingress protection*: IP65 (dust-tight, protected against pressurized water)
Hazardous locations: ANSI/ISA.12.12.01 certification capable* (Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C,D)
Electromagnetic interference: MIL-STD-461F certified with compliant power adapter*
Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment