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Robust, flexible, performant - Psion WorkAbout Pro 3 Handheld Computer

The WORKABOUT PRO 3 Handheld Computer offers improved performance, robustness and endurance combined with extremely user-friendly ergonomics, as it is necessary for mobile data processing in rough environ­ments, such as warehouses.
Based on industry standards this device assures con­venient integration into your existing or planned infrastructure. Unique possibilities of enhancement and connection offer high flexibility and customized ad­justments, which allows you to adjust the WORKABOUT PRO 3 very individually to your requirements.

Flexibility and Integration

The WORKABOUT PRO 3 Handheld Computer offers high flexibility and in­tegration potential by using standardized software and hardware components, combined with versatile add-on possibilities.
The fast PXA270 624 MHz architecture with 256 MB RAM and 1 GB Flash storage assure easy application development and integrated functions. With the choice between Windows Embed­ded® CE 5.0, Windows Mobile® 6 Classic or Professional with your decision for software hardly any wish remains unmet. The device comes with Slots for Compact Flash and SD storage enhance­ments as well as USB- (Host + Client), RS232- and Bluetooth interfaces, which allow a flexible connection to mobile or fixed installed peripheral devices. With its speech-enabled UMTS/GPRS/EDGE-Modem, WLAN Modules after 802.11b/g WLAN modules after 802.11b/g as well as optional add-on modules like Scanner, Imager, RFID-Reader, Gun grip or individual peripheral devices the WAP 3 can be adjusted exactly to your individual requirements.


The robust design of the WORKABOUT PRO 3 enhances the general usage period of the system and by this ensures higher productivity in rough environments. The WORKABOUT PRO 3 is certi­fied after IP65 , it is splash and dust protected to all directions. It withstands several drops from 1.8 m height to concrete. Because of this the device also withstands impacts and shocks occur­ring during the use of the device in the truck.


Convenient handling and operation result from the elaborate and optimized ergonomics of the WORKABOUT PRO 3. The high resolution VGA-Touch-Screen-Display (640 x 480 Pixel) has a good readability even in bright daylight.
The very logically structured keypad with backlight (numeric or alphanumeric versions available) simplifies the operation and data entry. The size and the light weight of the WORKABOUT PRO 3 provide convenience during the entire working day.
The powerful Lithium Ion battery with 3300 mAh (4400 mAh optional) can easily be exchanged without any tools assures uninterrupted operation over at least one entire shift.

Technical Specifications of Workabout Pro 3


C-Model: 220 x 75/100 x 31/42 mm; S-Model: 192 x 75/100 x 31/42 mm


3.7” VGA portrait mode (640x480 Pixel)


C-Model 450g (without battery); S-Model 425g (without battery)


Intel Xscale PXA270; 624MHz


• Windows® CE 5
• Windows Mobile® 6.1 Classic, Professional


Flash-ROM 1GB, RAM 256MB


Optional: 1D/2D-Imager or laser scanner add-on modules available


IEC 60529, IP65


–20º C to +50º C


Bluetooth® Class II, Ver. 2.0, 802.11b/g optional, GSM/GPRS/EDGE/3 G HSDPA Quad-Band




Li-Ion battery with charging control 3.7V, optional 3300mAh or 4400 mAh

For further technical information please see the datasheet for download.

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Related Downloads

Spec Sheet Workabout Pro 3

Product information and technical data Workabout Pro 3


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Manufacturer Information

Zebra Technologies - Hardware Partner der TIS GmbH

ZEBRA Technologies

Over the decades Zebra Technologies has become the largest manufacturer of label and receipt printers in the world. The company focuses on thermal printing and has extensive expertise in the field of various thermal printing techniques.

2014, the product range of the provider was expanded with to some product lines through the surprisingly acquired almost equally sized Motorola business unit "Motorola Solutions Enterprise Mobility", such as industrial-grade mobile computers, bar code scanners and other products for automated data collection.
TIS Technische Informationssysteme GmbH is Zebra Premium Solution and Premium Business Partner and thus maintains the highest possible partner status as a solutions and distribution partner.

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TIS Sales Support

Peter Hochwald - Vertriebsinnendienst der TIS GmbH

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