Zebra Technologies Announces FirstNet Ready Mobile Computers and Tablets

Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions and partners that enable businesses to gain a performance edge, has announced that the Android™-based TC57 and TC77 enterprise-class mobile computers, L10 and eight-inch ET56 tablets and Windows®-based L10 and XSLATE R12 tablets are now certified and approved for use on the FirstNet communications platform, the company said.

FirstNet is built with AT&T in a public-private partnership with the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet Authority) — an independent authority within the federal government. It´s designed for first responders and those critical to their emergency response. With this much-needed technology upgrade, first responders can connect to the critical information they need every day and in every emergency.

The FirstNet Ready™ mobile computers and tablets support access to the physically separate and dedicated FirstNet network core, FirstNet First Priority™ — which includes always-on priority and preemption for first responders — and the FirstNet Band 14 spectrum.

The Android-based TC57 and TC77 mobile computers, L10 mobility platform and ET56 tablet offer a unique blend of award-winning industrial design features combined with Zebra´s Mobility DNA suite of productivity, administration, end-user applications and developer tools.

The ergonomic TC57 and TC77 touch computers are ideal for a variety of mission-critical applications inside and outside the four walls involving eCitations, situational awareness, inventory management, communications and collaboration. The TC77´s ultra-rugged construction and drop-resistant features enable usage in environments such as motorcycle policing, incident response and disaster management.

Zebra empowers the front line of business in retail/ecommerce, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, healthcare and other industries to achieve a performance edge. With more than 10,000 partners across 100 countries, we deliver industry-tailored, end-to-end solutions that intelligently connect people, assets and data to help our customers make business-critical decisions.