MEET MODERNFIELD DEMANDSWith the same touch-screen technology as smartphones, the FC-500 field controller has a crisp and sunlight-readable display that delivers in any condition. With internal GPS and an optional camera, running your choice of Topcon field software, the power is in your hands. Large, 4.3” sunlight readable display Rugged, MIL-STD-810G and IP68 certified 5 MP digital camera (optional) 3.5G cellular modem (optional) Internal GPS accessible from MAGNET Field Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi Wireless connectivityThe Topcon FC-500 data controller is designed for the mapping professional operating Topcon MAGNET® Field GIS or eGIS software and works with all Topcon GNSS receivers. The FC-500 has an optional 3.5G cellular modem that provides access to MAGNET Enterprise and the internet for sending and receiving data files and staying connected.The FC-500 includes a capacitive touch screen, similar to many of the smartphones used every day. The display surface is also extremely scratch-resistant, and much more pierce resistant to sharp objects compared with other resistive displays in other products. With the FC-500’s internal “intelligent” batteries, there is no worry of ever overcharging. Typical battery life is tested to 20 hours with excellent performance under extreme conditions. Recharging is fast and gets to a 50 percent charge in as little as an hour. The FC-500’s external ports are located at the base of the unit: USB Host, USB client micro, power, and audio. The USB Host A is easily used in the field where you can quickly copy a large data file, GIS layer, or satellite image to the FC-500.