Mount of the Month: Powered Cradles for Rugged Honeywell, Panasonic, Samsung, and Zebra DevicesBy Bryden McGrath
January 13, 2020
Here at RAM® Mounts, we’re always focused on bringing to market inventive solutions for a wide variety of devices – and it’s no different with rugged tablets and handheld PCs designed for business.
That’s why we’re focusing our latest mount of the month feature on new form-fit powered cradles for a range of Honeywell, Panasonic, Samsung, and Zebra devices. Not only are these cradles capable of providing power to compatible devices, but they’re engineered and tested to work with RAM® components including mounting bases, double socket arms, adapters, and more.
To learn more about these powered cradles, see our product Q&A below.
Mount of the Month Q&A: Powered Cradles
What are these cradles for?
The latest RAM® powered cradles support several recently released business-specific devices:
- Honeywell CT50, 60 (coming soon)
- Panasonic FZ-N1 (coming soon)
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Active Pro (pictured right)
- Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro (coming soon)
- Zebra TC70, 72, 75, 77 (pictured top)
What do these cradles do?
These powered cradles for Honeywell, Panasonic, Samsung, and Zebra devices are designed to bring field users charging capabilities as well as secure mounting possibilities, whether it’s in public safety, retail, transportation, or warehouse settings.
How do these cradles work?
These cradles act as a dock to secure your device. Each cradle features universal hole patterns that are RAM® Mounts Compatible™, allowing users to take advantage of the RAM® double ball and socket system to secure devices nearly anywhere.
For charging capabilities, users can pair these cradles with compatible GDS® chargers, including modular hardwire and cigarette port options.
What else should I know?
In addition to charging capabilities, powered cradles for the Honeywell CT50/60, Samsung Tab Active2, Samsung Tab Active Pro, and Zebra TC7X are being offered in combination and key locking versions. These versions provide devices an extra layer of security and theft determent. Each cradle also allows for access to the device’s stylus while the device is docked.
When are they available?
Powered cradles for the Samsung Tab Active2, Tab Active Pro, and Zebra TC7X are available for purchase now.
Interested in the upcoming powered cradles for the Honeywell CT50/60, Panasonic FZ-N1, and Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro? Get in touch with our sales team to learn more.