whether you are an archaeologist or someone who is constantly paranoid about breaking your laptop at any given moment, the Algiz XRW Ultra-Rugged Notebook by Handheld Group is the go-to laptop. in this latest iteration of the Algiz XRW, Handheld group has equipped with a faster processor, a 1.6GHz dual-core Intel ATOM processor (N2600) and doubles the RAM to 4GB. other features include a 10.1-inch LEd backlit touchscreen display with MaxView technology that offers incredible clarity and brightness under any lighting condition (even under direct sunlight), a 128 GB SSD, integrated u-blox GPS, added data security with TPM chipset, a 2.0-megapixel AF camera, fully sealed and illuminated keyboard and touchpad, WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity, a 57.6 Wh battery for up to eight hours of usage per charge and it is built to IP65 standard for protection against sand, dust and water and it also passed the military standard MIL-STD-810G for drops from 1.2 meters, and can handle extreme temperatures from minus 20 deg celsius to 55 deg celsius. the Algiz XRW is a full-featured laptop preloaded with Windows 7 OS and is Windows 8-ready. the Algiz XRW Ultra-Rugged Notebook by Handheld Group is available for order for about 3 grand a piece with shipments expected to be end of February 2013. take a few more look in the gallery below.