The Trimble EMPOWER Ranger 7 is a 7-inch,
fully-rugged field handheld computer for
professional organizations that know they
can’t afford to take shortcuts.


The Ranger 7 combines the scalable flexibility of Trimble EMPOWER technology module with a bold 7-inch handheld computer form factor, and the industry-leading Microsoft® Windows® 10 Pro OS, delivering a perfect combination of strength, smarts, and flexibility. This handheld is ideal for large scale field data capture in nearly any industry and application.

Customization Comes Standard
Introducing Trimble EMPOWER: a modular expansion system that gives you the power to customize your mobile computing solution to your workflow, and the confidence of knowing that your investment is scalable for future needs.


With Trimble EMPOWER-enabled modules, you can add specialist features such as high-accuracy GNSS, Barcode or RFID Asset tracking to your devices, or bring your own solution to life through the EMPOWER Developer program. The Developer program is accessible to both hardware and software developers, empowering anyone to create solutions that transform the way the world works.


Built to Handle the Big Jobs
At seven inches, the Ranger 7’s highresolution Gorilla Glass display provides the perfect combination of size and robustness to survive the rigors of real-world use. The built-in 68-button keyboard allows for high data input and allows the entire screen to be utilized for application workflow. The Ranger 7 delivers powerful and dependable system capabilities, including 4G mobile data connectivity, wireless communications and broad peripheral support—enabling you to process more work faster and in more places than ever before. Ranger 7 is completely rugged, MIL STD-810G and IP65 & IP68- tested, and purpose built to perform in almost any environment—hot or cold, wet or dry.

Windows 10 Professional Means Business
The Ranger 7 runs Windows 10 Pro, the industry leading professional operating system for businesses. Now you can move seamlessly from field to office by running both field and office applications on a single device. With the Windows 10 Pro enterprise grade security capabilities, the Ranger 7 can be integrated seamlessly with your IT infrastructure, no matter how large (or small) your organisation.


Maintenance and Service Plans You Can Depend On
Investing in equipment that is destined for years of outdoor operation demands quality that you can trust, comprehensive technical support when it is needed, and professional service and maintenance coverage should something go wrong. Trimble stands by the quality of our products with a full two-year factory warranty, with options to extend that coverage to up to a total of five years. 


Physical Keyboard
Alphanumeric QWERTY keyboard, including 12 application  programmable buttons to improve efficiency in your daily tasks.

Scale up with Trimble EMPOWER
Ranger 7 rugged handheld offers optional modules (Barcode, RFID and GNSS) PLUS a Developer program to enable quick prototyping of your own custom modules.

Powerful Connectivity
4G LTE mobile data, WiFi and Bluetooth. Reliable highspeed wireless connectivity on the go, when and where you need it.

Windows 10 Pro
Compatibility with your existing workflows and IT infrastructure, and enterprise level security capabilities you can trust.





CPU: 2.5GHz Intel Pentium N4200 (Quad Core)
Graphics: Intel® HD Graphics 505


Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional
Pre-loaded software package includes: Trimble EMPOWER Hub, Universal Windows Platform Apps


Storage expansion: via microSD card slot (SDXC up to 256 GB) SanDisk® or Kingston® recommended


Display: LED backlit, Gorilla® Glass 3.0
10 point capacitive multitouch with stylus,touch and glove mode
Size: 7 inches (16:10 aspect ratio)
Resolution: 1280 x 800 pixels
Brightness: Up to 800 Cd/m2
Daylight Readable


Rear: 8MP AF with LED Flash
Front: 2MP


802.11 a/b/g/ac/n (2.4 GHz/5 GHz ISM radio band)
Bluetooth 4.2 (including BTLE) wireless technology


Chipset: Ublox NEO-M8T
Horizontal accuracy1: 2-4 m (RMS)
Constellations: L1 GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, SBAS
Supports raw-data output (post-processing) and RTCM 2.3


Integrated Speaker & Microphone


3-axis accelerometer
Magnetic sensor
Ambient light sensor


Keypad: 68‑key alpha-numeric keypad with 4-way directional pad, Enter, F1/F2/F3/F4/F5/F6, and Windows function key.
Replaceable I/O Boot with:

  • Standard Serial I/O Boot
  • DC power input (12V @ 3A)
  • 1x USB 3.0 host (type A)
  • 1x RS232 (DB9)
  • 3.5 mm Audio/headset jack

Optional USB boot available


Trimble EMPOWER module slots: 2
Compatible with all Trimble EMPOWER Enabled modules


Americas/EMEA region

  • WWAN Module: Sierra Wireless EM7455
  • 3G - HSPA+, UMTS Bands: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B
  • 4G - LTE Bands: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B12, B13, B20, B25, B26, B29, B30, B41

APAC region

  • WWAN Module: Sierra Wireless EM7430
  • 3G - HSPA+, UMTS Bands: B1, B5, B6, B8, B9, B19
  • 3G - TD-SCDMA Band B39
  • 4G - LTE: Bands: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B18, B19, B21, B28, B38, B39, B40, B41

SIM Type: micro


Dual, Li-Ion hot-swappable field replaceable battery packs.
Capacity: 7.2 V. (21 Wh) each.
Charging time: <4.5 hours (typical)
Standby time: Up to 12 hours
Continuous offline operation: Up to 10 hours
Continuous WLAN operation: Up to 8 hours
Continuous LTE data operation: Up to 6 hours


Operating temperature: –30 ºC TO 60 ºC (–22 ºF TO 140 ºF)
MIL-STD-810G Method 502.5, Procedure II & III (Low Temp.Operating)
MIL-STD-810G Method 501.5, Procedure II (High Temp. Operating)
Storage temperature: –40 ºC to 70 ºC (–40 ºF to 158 ºF)
MIL-STD-810G Method 502.5, Procedure I (Low Temp. Storage)
MIL-STD-810G Method 501.5, Procedure I (High Temp. Storage)
Humidity: 90% RH, MIL-STD-810G Method 507.5, Procedure II
(Humidity Aggravated Cycle)
Water & Dust Ingress: IP65 &IP68, IEC 60529
(Protected against dust, survives driving rain and water spray from any direction and summersion at 1m for 2 hours)
Drops: Survives multiple 1.22 m (4 ft ) drops,
MIL-STD-810GMethod 516.6 Procedure IV, Transit Drop
Vibration: General minimum integrity and loose cargo tests MIL-STD-810G, Method 514.6, Procedure I Procedure II, Category 5 (Vibration) (Vibration; Truck/Trailer-LooseCargo Annex C, figure 514.6C-4, Table 514.6C-I, one hour)
Altitude: Operational at 4,572 m (15,000 ft), MIL-STD-810G,
Method 500.5, (Altitude) Procedure I, II & III
Temperature Shock: Survives cycles between –30 ºC & 60 ºC (–22 ºF & 140 ºF),
MIL-STD-810G, Method 503.5, Procedure I-C
Solar Exposure: Solar Exposure: Survives prolonged solar exposure, MIL-STD810G Method 505.5, Procedure II, Solar Exposure


Size (L x W x H): 300 mm × 205mm × 47 mm (11.8in x 8.1 in x 1.8 in)
Weight: 1.05 kg (37oz)
FCC and IC (USA & Canada) approvals
ACMA (Australia & New Zealand) approvals
ANATEL (Brazil) approvals
CE Mark (Europe) approvals
TRA (UAE) approvals
ICASA (South Africa) approvals
Safety: NRTL & CB Scheme, RoHS compliant


Trimble Ranger 7 handheld computer with Windows 10 Pro
One Battery set
AC Power adapter/charger
Stylus and tether
One Tempered Glass Screen Protector


Office Docking Hub
Spare Battery Charger
Shoulder Sling
Soft Fabric Carry Case
USB to USB Data Transfer Cable
RS232 Cable
DC Vehicle Charger (12-24 V)
Vehicle Suction Mount Bracket
USB Boot Boot I/O
Serial Boot Boot I/O


EMPOWER Developer Program: Provides access to generic Windows 10 SDK assets and resources, a hardware MDK for customized EMPOWER Module developers and specific SDKs for software developers seeking to create custom apps leveraging Trimble EMPOWER Modules. For more information go to

  1. GNSS accuracy may be affected by environmental conditions including multipath, obstructions, satellite geometry and atmospheric conditions. Specified accuracy assumes open-sky conditions, horizontal antenna mounting, and SBAS corrections are used. Ionospheric conditions, multipath signals or obstruction of the sky by

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