Slide Slide Slide Slide Slide

Getac X500

Large screen. Endless expansion.

If you need a larger 15.6 inch display, a high-definition display or the ability to add PCI or PCIe cards, take a look at the powerful X500.

Large screen. Endless expansion.

The X500 ultra rugged computer remains our flagship model. By combining powerful Intel 7th generation Quad-Core processors with a brilliant 15.6 inch full HD display and endless expansion, the X500 is a powerful ultra rugged notebook we've ever made.

Larger High-Definition Display

The X500 features a massive 15.6 inch Full HD 1080p widescreen display delivering crystal-clear high def. Configure yours with the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX1050 discrete graphics with 4GB dedicated memory and you will get faster speeds (frames per second) with incredible responsiveness.

Sunlight-Readable Display

Available on every X500 is the advanced QuadraClear® display. Getac's QuadraClear® solution combines proprietary technologies for both screen brightness and anti-reflectivity to reduce the sunlight's reflectivity and provides a more effective contrast rate than other displays, while still maintaining the battery life you need in the field.

The QuadraClear® display is powered by LEDs that provide an energy efficient display that is mercury-free, durable and consistent in brightness over time.

Next Generation Processors

With a state-of-the-art 2.9 GHz Intel Core i7 Quad-Core Processor, the X500 is a powerful fully rugged computer ever made. The Quad Core Processor is ideally suited to handle the multi-tasking necessary in todays complex work environments.

Easy Access to Protected Connections and Ports

With four USB 3.0 ports, two serial ports, dual Ethernet ports and a VGA port among others, the X500 has plenty of ports to connect the peripherals that you use.

Built To Survive™

Only Getac manufactures rugged computers down to the chassis. Built from high quality magnesium alloy, the X500 features four main casings specifically engineered to protect the computer against drops, shocks, spills, vibration and more. The sealed design of the X500 protects it against dust and moisture. The X500 has been independently tested and certified to MIL-STD-810G, IP65, MIL-STD-461G and ANSI/ISA 12.12.01 standards.

Getac X500 Features

Turbo Boost

When you run a processor-intensive application on the X500, the processor frequency in the active cores will dynamically increase up to 3.9GHz, providing the performance increase necessary for a timely response to mission critical information.


Every Getac X500 includes Hyper-Threading allowing you to run demanding applications simultaneously while maintaining system responsiveness. With Hyper-Threading, the X500 keeps the system more secure, efficient, and manageable while minimizing impact on productivity.

RAID Storage

The X500 can be configured with dual 500GB drives with RAID 0 or RAID 1 with Windows Server 2016 providing either maximum capacity and performance or mirror drives for maximum protection, depending on your needs. For a full rugged server with up to 5TB of storage and dedicated RAID card supporting RAID 0, 1 & 5 - visit the X500 Server page.

Core Manufacturer

Getac is one of the largest manufacturers of magnesium alloy computer chassis in the world. Our expertise in manufacturing the housing itself provides key insight into how to make them stronger.

Sealed Ports and Doors

Sealed doors and ports provide an ingress protection against dust, moisture and water, allowing the X500 to be certified to an IP65 rating.

Industry's 5-Year Warranty

Our new Bumper–to–Bumper fully rugged warranties go beyond the expected to protect your productivity.

Accidents can take your equipment out of service when you least expect it, especially in a rugged environment, which can cause costly equipment downtime. That is why Getac has introduced accidental damage as standard under our new Bumper-to-Bumper warranty, to help minimize your enterprise IT costs. Bumper-to-Bumper is your hassle-free guarantee, supported by the Pack & Collect logistics service in Europe, and rapid repair and return by Getac’s in-house experts. That means you can depend on us to have your unit back in service within days.

Standard. 5 years Bumper-to-Bumper.

For full details of the warranty protection, see the Terms and Conditions.

*Images shown are for reference only. Actual product may vary due to product enhancement

X500 Technical Specifications

Operating SystemWindows 10 Pro
Mobile Computing Platform

Intel® Core™ i5-7440EQ 2.9GHz,
Max. 3.6GHz
- 6MB Intel® Smart Cache

Platform Options:
Intel® Core™ i7-7820EQ 3.0GHz,
Max. 3.7GHz
- 8MB Intel® Smart Cache

VGA ControllerIntel® HD Graphics 630
Optional: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX1050 4GB discrete graphic controller
Optional: NVIDIA® Quadro® P2000 4GB discrete graphic controller
Display15.6" TFT LCD FHD (1920 x 1080)
Protection film
1000 nits QuadraClear® sunlight readable display
Optional: Resistive touch screen
Storage & Memory

Optional: 16GB / 32GB / 64GB DDR4i

Optional: 1TB SATA HDD / 1TB / 2TB SATA SSD

KeyboardLED backlit membrane keyboard with integrated numeric keypad
Optional: LED backlit rubber keyboard
Pointing DeviceTouchscreen
- Optional: Pressure sensitive touchscreen
- Glide touchpad with scroll bar
Expansion Slots
(Will have same disclaimer number and Dimensions
(disclaimer number vary from model to model)
SD Card Reader x 1
Smart Card Reader x 1
ExpressCard/54 x 1
Optional: PCMCIA Type II x 1
Multimedia Bay

DVD super multi drive
Optional 2nd storage: 500GB HDD / 1TB HDD / 512 GB SSD / 1TB / 2TB SSD
Optional 2nd battery: 10.8V, 8700mAh

I/O Interface

Microphone (Mini-jack) x 1
Audio output (Mini-jack) x 1
DC in Jack x 1
USB 3.0 x 4
LAN (RJ45) x 2
HDMI x 1
Docking connector x 1
External VGA (15-pin; D-sub) x 1
Serial port (9-pin; D-sub) x 2
Optional: FHD webcam x 1
Optional: RF antenna pass-through for GPSii, WLAN and WWAN

Communication Interface10/100/1000 base-T Ethernet
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265, 802.11ac
Bluetooth® (v4.2)iii
Optional dedicated GPS
Pre-installed softwareGetac Utility
Getac Geolocation
Optional: Absolute Persistence®
SoftwareOptional: Getac Device Monitoring Systemix
Security FeaturesTPM 2.0
Kensington Lock
Intel® vPro™ Technology
Smart Card reader
PowerAC adapter (150W, 100-240VAC, 50 / 60Hz)
Li-Ion smart battery (10.8V, tpyical 8700mAh; min. 8100mAh)
Optional Mutlimedia Bay 2nd Li-Ion smart battery (10.8V, typical 8700mAh; min. 8100mAh)
Dimension (W x D x H) & Weight410 x 320 x 65mm (16.1" x 12.6" x 2.5")
5.2 kg (11.4 lbs)iv
Rugged FeaturesMIL-STD-810H certified
IP65 certified
MIL-STD-461G certifiedv
Vibration & drop resistant
Full magnesium alloy case
Shock-protected removable HDD
Optional: ANSI/ISA 12.12.01vi
Environmental SpecificationsTemperaturevii:
- Operating: -20°C to 55°C / -4°F to 131°F
- Storage: -40°C to 71°C / -40°F to 160°F
- 95% RH, non-condensing
AccessoriesBattery (10.8V, typical 8700mAh; min. 8100mAh)
AC Adapter (150W, 100-240VAC)
Battery (10.8V, typical 8700mAh; min. 8100mAh)
Multimedia Bay 2nd HDD
Multimedia Bay 2nd Battery (10.8V, typical 8700mAh; min. 8100mAh)
Multi-bay Charger (Dual Bay)
AC Adapter (150W, 100-240VAC)
Office Dock AC Adapter (150W, 100-240VAC)
MIL-STD-461 Certified AC Adapter (150W, 100-240VAC)
Protection Film
PCI or PCI-Express 3.0 Expansion Unit (x 2 slots)viii
Vehicle Dockviii
Office Dock
Bumper-to-Bumper warrantyAccidents can take your equipment out of service when you least expect it, especially in a rugged environment, which can cause costly equipment downtime.
That is why Getac has introduced accidental damage as standard under our Bumper-to-Bumper warranty, to help minimize your enterprise IT costs.
Bumper-to-Bumper is your hassle-free guarantee. That means you can depend on us to have your unit back in service within days.

5 years Bumper-to-Bumper

  1. Share memory size may vary by different operating system and RAM size.
  2. Optional RF antenna pass-through for GPS, PCI or PCI-Express Expansion Unit are mutually exclusive options.
  3. Bluetooth performance and connectable distance may be subject to interference with the environments and performance on client devices, users may be able to reduce effects of interference by minimizing the number of active Bluetooth wireless devices that is operating in the area.
  4. Weight and dimensions vary from configurations and optional accessories. Depth including hard handle.
  5. MIL-STD-461G 150W AC adapter sold separately.
  6. PCI or PCI-Express 3.0 Expansion Unit is not available with ANSI / ISA 12.12.01 configurations.
  7. Tested by a national independent third party test lab following MIL-STD-810G.
  8. PCI or PCI-Express 3.0 Expansion unit is not compatible with vehicle dock.
  9. Availability depends on operating system and internet connectivity.

*Specifications subject to change without notice.

Information provided herewith is for reference only, available specification shall be subjected to quotation by request.

X500 Accessories

Battery Charger
Battery Charger

Dual bay battery charger for the main battery.

Carry Bag
Carry Bag
Expansion Chassis
Expansion Chassis

PCI expansion chassis.

Expansion Chassis
Expansion Chassis

PCI express 3.0 cards expansion chassis.

Main Storage
Hard Disc Drive

500GB/1TB HDD with heater and canister

Lind 12-16V Power Adapter
Lind 12-16V Power Adapter

Lind 12-16Vdc Input DC/DC Adapter

Lind 12-16V Power Adapter
Lind 12-32V Power Adapter

Lind 12-32Vdc Input DC/DC Adapter

Main Battery
Main Battery

9 Cell Main Battery (10.8V, 8700mAh)

Main Storage
Main Storage
Media Bay Battery
Media Bay Battery

Media bay battery for dual battery configuration (10.8V, 8700mAh)

Media Bay Hard Disk Drive
Media Bay Hard Disk Drive

500GB/1TB hard disk drive for media bay.

Media Bay Solid State Drive
Media Bay Solid State Drive

512GB/1TB solid state drive for media bay.

MIL-STD-461G Power Supply
MIL-STD-461G Power Supply

Power supply for MIL-STD-461G (150W, 100-240VAC)

Office Dock
Office Dock

X500 office dock.

Power Adapter
Power Adapter

AC adapter with power cord (150W, 100-240VAC)

Protection Film
Protection Film

X500 Screen Protection Film with anti-glare and anti-reflection

Main Storage
Solid State Drive

512GB/1TB SSD with canister


Spare stylus with tether cable.

Super-Multi DVD
Super-Multi DVD

Media bay Super-Multi DVD drive.

Vehicle Adapter
Vehicle Adapter

Vehicle adapter and charger (120W, 11-16VDC and 22-32VDC)

Vehicle Dock
Vehicle Dock

Vehicle Dock with tri-RF pass-through

Vehicle Dock
Vehicle Dock

Vehicle Dock without tri-RF pass-through

Need a quote? Let's talk!

Direct Marketing Consent

Getac's Privacy Notice

Have any questions? Talk to us.

Direct Marketing Consent

Getac's Privacy Notice