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THE MOBILE DEVICE SHOWDOWN: RUGGED V CONSUMER

You’re looking at refreshing your mobile devices and are aware that technology has been changing since you last updated your hardware. So what factors should you consider before deciding on the type of hardware you select? Should you go with rugged or consumer devices? Does one have the upper hand over the other?

It’s a conundrum that new and existing customers alike often ask us. But the answer is not a simple one, so considering the pros and cons of each will be crucial in identifying which path to take to achieve your goals.

After all, rugged mobile devices have long been the tools of choice for anyone working in a warehouse environment or field services. But as having the latest technology can be the factor that makes or breaks a business, is it now better to rely on consumer devices that offer the latest features?

Opinion is divided, but with mobile workers now accounting for nearly one third of the UK’s total workforce it’s a decision that cannot be taken lightly. Mobility is the key to creating more effective and efficient operations, so here are some of the most important differences to consider when selecting the mobile solution that’s right for your business.

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