Siemens Industrial Tablet PC - SIMATIC IPT1000

Posted by Advanced Controls & Distribution on Oct 24, 2018 12:52:00 PM

ACD Template (3)Dubbed rugged, handy and a powerhouse, the SIMATIC IPT1000 is a top of the line industrial tablet PC from Siemens that keeps up with the requirements of the modern factory. The tablet features practical functionalities and high CPU throughput, comparable to several consumer-level notebooks, giving you a powerful assistant as you move across the plant floor.

  • Intel Core i5 Skylake CPU: the processor guarantees unique performance for sophisticated tasks along with intensive graphics
  • Industry Compatible: the tablet is designed keeping into account the harsh conditions of the environment. The “Made in Germany” tag ensures top level reliability and promotes continuity.
  • Configurable function keys: program actions can be assigned to specific keys to allow combined tasks to be performed with fluidity.
  • Dual-use: the well-designed interface and docking station allows the tablet to be used within office environments.

The SIMATIC ITP1000 opens a new avenue in the world of mobile computing, giving personnel working in the fields of manufacturing, measuring and testing a practical companion. Thanks to the tablet, you no longer have to rely on a cable-based workstation for day-to-day monitoring and control tasks. The greater mobility is one of the major advantages of the tablet and can be taken a step further to control several on-site panels as well. Information can be retrieved, and web-based SCADA interfaces can be used to assume full control over the factory.

The SIMATIC ITP1000 doesn’t stand on hollow promises and holds the capability to deliver data-intensive results. The high-end Intel processor allows it to deliver excellent performance even when running the most demanding applications, streamlining your work processes and bringing flexibility to the workplace.

A brief highlight of the specifications is as follows:

  • Intel Core i5 Skylake CPU
  • TPM 2.0 Support for Windows 7 and 10
  • 10.1” 1280x800 display with capacitive touch
  • Expandable RFID, Camera and Bar Code
  • 6 programmable function keys
  • Docking station
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 3.0, Gbit LAN and Serial Communication interfaces


The tablet comes with six easily configurable function keys that can be utilized to execute frequently used tasks with a single touch. This builds up responsiveness and increases work efficiency.

In addition, you can configure the hardware components of the tablet to meet your performance needs. Parameters such as RAM, SSD hard disk, and extensions such as cameras, bar code scanners, etc. can be made to suit your specific needs.

Protection of Investment

The SIMATIC IPC1000 carries the trusted name of Siemens with it, which has been a developer and manufacturer of Industrial Tablet PC in Germany, among other things. Durability has always been non-negotiable within Siemens’ products, and the company carries out numerous stress tests of its components before approving a design.

This is backed by a nine-year support period along with a customary warranty, which is unprecedented within the market. This ensures that your investment remains functional over extended periods of time and you get a wide profit margin before upgrading to another device.

Well Designed Interface

Siemens hasn’t reinvented the wheel and relies on industrial best practices to allow the tablet’s quick integration into the workplace. The Industrial Tablet PC combines the latest technologies along with well-established systems. Wireless communication takes place through Bluetooth and WLAN, while cable connection is also an option via a 1Gbit LAN Interface. Other extensions available include 2x USB ports, 1x SD card slots and so on.

A complete specifications table can be found here.

Dual Functionality

Just because this is a Tablet PC doesn’t automatically mean it is not suitable for all major tasks in the office place. Siemens provides a docking station accessory that can neutralize the issue of ergonomics, allowing you to carry out other paper-work related tasks without switching to another computer. In addition, if required, you can purchase the ITP1000 along with SIMATIC WinCC and TIA Portal Software at an attractive price, giving you an ideal solution for complete plant visualization.


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