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15" Rugged Laptop Workstation

15" Rugged Laptop Workstation

The RWS15 Rugged Workstation is a man-portable or rack-mountable computing workstation containing a 15" high bright LCD with touch screen. It is designed and tested for use in military or harsh industrial environments. Its rugged construction, powerful customizable computing configuration, large viewable area, and extensive I/O options make the RWS15 a perfect candidate for a wide variety of mission applications. The RWS15 is designed to optimize a versatile set of end-user capabilities within an efficient size, weight, and power envelope. The unit can be configured to support your exact requirements.

About The Product


The RWS15 is a COTS product designed to meet all applicable MIL standards for environmental performance, and leverages current commercial computing technologies to provide a path for long term availability and sustainability. The RWS15 comes with a 15” XGA display and provides an affordable, lightweight solution for your deployable workstation applications, aircraft maintenance support, mobile command & control, or any other rugged computing application where you need configuration flexibility. ArgonFDS will customize this Model to meet your requirements.


  • Small Mechanical Footprint
  • 15" XGA Display
  • DVD Drive Incorporated into Display Section (Option)
  • Up to 5x Military Connectors/Commercial Connectors (within Sealed Access Door)
  • Sunlight Readability (Option)
  • Rugged AR Touch Screen (Option)
  • Fully Enclosed Unit (No fans, convection cooled)
  • AC Power In
  • Hot Swappable Battery (Charges when AC Power is Applied)
  • Removable Mass Storage accessible via Access Panel (Option)
  • 6th Gen Intel I7 Processor
  • 4-8GB DDR3 RAM
  • Variety of Hard Drive Implementations

Technical Specs

Viewable Area

15.0” Diagonal

Display Type

TFT LCD w/ LED Backlight



Contrast Ratio 600:1
Brightness 500 nits Typical
Touch Screen Optional, Ruggedized, Analog Resistive
Processor Type & Speed Intel® Gen 11 i7-1185G7E, 4 Cores, 8 Threads, 3 GHz/4.8 GHz, Iris® Xe Graphics
Hard Drive 156GB SSHD Standard, or Specify
Graphics N/A
Operating System Windows or Linux
Video Inputs Optional Video Frame Grabber
Video Outputs Video Ouput for Second Screen
Communication Ports USB, RS232, Ethernet
Other I/O Others TBD by Application (CanBus)
Wireless WiFi 802.11 with Flush Mount Antenna (Option)
GPS Commercial – Specify Antenna or Comes with Sealed SMA Connector (Option)
Input Voltage 18 to 36 VDC
Power Consumption 40W Typical
Keyboard 81-key QWERTY, sealed, silicone rubber over buttons or Specify
Backlit keys, NVIS Secure Green
Pointing Device Touch Glide Pad
Typical Dimensions (Closed)

13.6" x 10.7" x 3.9"

345mm x 272mm x 99mm


± 18 lbs / ± 8.7 kg

Enclosure Alumnium, Enclosed
Handles Folding Handle
Other Customizations and Adaptations Available on Request
Standards MIL-STD-461 and MIL-STD-810
Temperature -10°C to +55°C (-40°C Optional)
Vibration MIL-STD-810, Method 514.4, Proc 1
Shock MIL-STD-810, Method 516.4, 40g
Humidity MIL-STD-810, Method 507.3, Proc III, Aggravated
Altitude MIL-STD-810, Method 500.3, Proc II, 40kft, Operational
Water Tightness IP65
Salt Fog Resistant to Salt Fog, Unit is 100% Enclosed
EMI MIL-STD-461E, IEC61000-4
Other On Request

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