Compact, ruggedized, hand-held, Windows Mobile 6.5, field controller

The FC-250 field controller incorporates Windows Mobile® 6.5 operating system on a crisp, bright, color touch screen display that makes your field data come alive. This powerful operating system, combined with the versatility of dual removable media for data storage and transfer; the easy-access, long-life rechargeable battery; and the compact design that is small on size, but not in performance, makes the FC-250 the perfect field controller for any job.

High capacity, removable storage
Easy Access Compact Flash and SD Media cards can be placed into the protected card slots easily. No tools or extra process needed for access. Utilize SD or CF cards for data transfer and exchange with other devices.

Removable Li-ion Batteries
The small yet powerful battery is designed for quick replacement while in the field. A second battery can be charged externally as backup.Built-in Bluetooth and WiFiThe FC-250 has built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology and WiFi. Both the Bluetooth and WiFi components are hardwired inside the device leaving the CF card slot open and available for other CF devices.

Features include:
  • 806MHz Processor
  • Hybrid Positioning capable
  • Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system
  • Live Video capable, perfect for use with Topcon's ImagingStation
  • External, snap on RS-1 Radio capable
  • Compact and Ruggedized Design
  • Easy access Compact Flash and SD Media card slots deliver memory expansion and connectivity options
  • Built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology and WiFi
  • Removable Li-ion batteries
  • Ultra-bright Color Touch Screen Display
Optional Technology
NEW Hybrid Positioning
Topcon's unique Hybrid Positioning solution combines GNSS, optical, and automated data workflow to offer the ultimate in flexible, non-stop productivity. With the precision and tracking of Topcon Robotic technology, realize precise measurements anywhere the prism can be seen. Switch to GNSS positioning on the RTK rover pole when the robot is not in line of site. Finally, add a Topcon handheld controller and MAGNET software for the perfect balance between large screen viewing and an all-day handheld productivity. Even better, Topcon’s MAGNET Enterprise and Hybrid Positioning provide real-time data flow and exchange with your office. Get more on Topcon’s Hybrid Solution here...
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Microprocessor Marvel PXA320
Processor Speed 806MHz
Operating System Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5
Memory DDR SDRAM 256MB
Flash Memory 1GB (NAND)
Interface Serial: D-sub 9 pin
USB: (2 ports) USB rev 1.1 (Type Mini-B and Type A)
Card Slot: SD (Memory and I/O)
Compact Flash (Memory and I/O)
Bluetooth Capable Yes
Wireless LAN Yes (802.11b/g)
LCD Display 640 x 480 VGA (portrait)
Color Sunlight Readable 3.7 inch color TFT transparent type
Backlight Backlight (LED)
Touchscreen Resistive touch screen/passive
Keyboard 7 key w/smart keyboard
External Power Yes
Audio Sealed Speaker (mono)
Sealed Microphone Yes (mono)
Environmental IP-66
Operating Temperature -4°F to +122°F (-20°C to +50°C)
Dimensions 7.72 in. x 4.21 in. x 2.40 in. (196 x 107 x 61mm)
Weight 1.5 lbs (0.7kg )
Batteries Removable Li-ion batteries
Internal rechargeable backup battery
Operation (main battery) No less than 10 hours without communications
No less than 8 hours with Bluetooth
No less than 6 hours with WLAN



FC-250 - Brochure
February 26 2013