GIS Field Tablets

Three students looking at an iPad in front of the Portage Lake Lift Bridge.

10.5-inch GIS Field Tablets

The GRF has 13 Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch field tablets with GPS, and 4G data plans, outfitted with specialized GIS software, rugged protective cases, and extra batteries. These tablets are specialized for geospatial data collection and other fieldwork applications. These tablets are available to MTU students, faculty, and staff conducting geospatial research.


  • Dimensions: 250.6 x 174.1 x 6.1 mm
  • Weight: 469 g
  • Screen Size: 10.5 in
  • Pixels per Inch (PPI): 264
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB
  • Camera: 12-megapixel rear camera and 7-megapixel front camera
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and 4G data plan
  • Sensors: compass/magnetometer, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and barometer