Canon PRea AT-100 Specs & Review: Features of Windows Mobile HandyTerminal


Canon has now brought forth new Windows Mobile HandyTerminal called the Canon PRea AT-100 and Canon PRea AT-100P. The device is to be priced at 188,000 yen (U.S.) which is only the body price, and for the models equipped with laser scanner and mobile phone shall be around 228,000 yen (excluding tax). The price is to vary according to the chosen configuration features and operating system, and for the combination of different modules.

Canon PRea AT-100 Windows Mobile HandyTerminal Smartphone

Some of the key features of the Canon PRea AT-100 device include its extensive lineup to meet diverse business needs, its slim body and a built-in laser scanner. The device is employed with high visibility LCD screen and shall be provided with maintenance support and reassurance. The device also shall provide excellent environmental performance. With the provision for universal adoption of open platforms and new OS, there has also been launched a mobile printer can print a single sheet and roll paper.


Canon PRea AT-100 Specifications:

The technical specs of the Canon PRea AT-100 device include the following:

  • CPU: OMAP3503 600MHz
  • Operating System: Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3
  • Memory: 256MB DDR-SDRAM, 256MB FLASH DISK
  • Auxiliary Storage: 1 micro SD port
  • Display
    • Font: MS Gothic, MS Mincho
    • Resolution: 240 × 320 pixels (QVGA)
    • Size: 3.5-inch transflective TFT color LCD (with backlight)
    • Display letter type: 3.5-inch transflective TFT color LCD (with backlight)
    • Other: Glare processing, automatic backlight brightness adjustment function, touch panel
  • Interface:
    • Wireless LAN: IEEE 802.11 a / b / g
    • Bluetooth: Bluetooth Ver 2.1 + EDR
    • Infrared port: IrDA1.2 SIR (can communicate with vending machines)
    • USB: microAB connector, USB2.0 host client (OTG) High Speed / USB for charging
    • Speaker: Buzzer sounds for the alarm ringing
    • Vibrators: Buzzer synchronized with the vibration feature, for silent mode
  • Power:
    • Main Power Supply: Standard 1460mAh Li-Ion Battery Pack (included 1), 2920mAh large capacity lithium-ion battery pack (optional)
    • Secondary Battery: 3-minute backup electric double-layer capacitors
    • Operating time: 10 hours
  • Environment Resistance:
    • Waterproof and dustproof performance: IP54 Compliant
    • Operating temperature and humidity: Operation -10 ~ ?50, 10 ~ 85% / storage -20 ~ ?60, 5 ~ 95%
    • Drop impact: Concrete 1.5m, 30cm × 1,000 times falling concrete, Memory Warranty
  • Outline:
    • Dimension: 75 × 150 length × width height 16mm (standard model / standard battery)
    • Weight: 180g (Standard model / standard battery)
  • Development Environment: Visual Studio 2005/2008, only SDK
  • Voice / data communications:
    • Data communication: Packet transmission speed: up to 5.76Mbps uplink downlink up to 7.2Mbps, HSDPA / HSUPA support
    • Voice calls: Compatible FOMA
    • GPS: Standalone 10m positioning accuracy of 1 minute time-average, Assisted positioning accuracy of 10m sec average of 5 hours
  • Laser Scanner:
    • Method: Semiconductor laser (wavelength 650nm)
    • Resolution: Minimum Maximum 0.127mm 1.0mm
    • Reading distance: 60mm ~ 570mm
  • Camera: 2-megapixel CMOS camera with Auto focus, flash, QR code reader function, business card recognition
  • 2D Code Scanner: 36 megapixel CMOS color area sensor (752 × 480) / Black / LED Lighting (red)

The features seem to make it a wonderful device, but the price seems to be a bit high. Feel free to drop in your views about the device.

  • Julien

    gr8 available in two different flavors with windows mobile! i think i should hv to think abt canon prea at-100 windows mobile handyterminal!!

  • Aaqib

    in dis day n age, how many new devices out so itz difficult to decide vih is batter…… need ro me knw canon prea at-100 windows mobile review! pls……….