Trimble 4000

December 2, 2009 4:15 am | Surveying Equipment

Is the trimble yuma a good tablet for me?

I am a geology major in college graduating this year with my BS and moving on to grad school. I was looking into getting a new laptop to take notes on, hop on the internet to check emails and listen to music and have the gps for the field. I saw the trimble yuma online its kind of pricey ($4000) but seems like it could accomplish all this fairly well and would survive field work. I guess my question is would it be worth the investment or am I better off with some other alternative?

As an every day PC it's not that great. Small low resolution screen, very little disk space. And the touchscreen performance suffers due to the constraints imposed by making it rugged.

The battery life is good and it's very tough but unless you really really need that toughness then it's probably not worth the money.

Depending on just how much you need to do in the field it may make more sense to get a more conventional laptop type PC and a rugged handheld GPS/PDA along the lines of the Trimble GeoXM for field work.

Trimble GPS Cable 7Pin x 5Pin Lemo Leica Topcon R6 4800 4000 P N 32901 REV B DC
Trimble GPS Cable 7Pin x 5Pin Lemo Leica Topcon R6 4800 4000 P N 32901 REV B DC
$69.50
Time Remaining: 4h 57m
Buy It Now for only: $69.50

Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V 52 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 P N
Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V 52 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 P N
$249.50
Time Remaining: 7h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $249.50

Trimble GPS Receiver Y Cable For 4000 GPS Please see photos is it fit for you
Trimble GPS Receiver Y Cable For 4000 GPS Please see photos is it fit for you
$70.99
Time Remaining: 22h 52m
Buy It Now for only: $70.99

4000mAh NiMH Battery for Trimble GIS TSCe TDS Topcon Range Data Collector USA
4000mAh NiMH Battery for Trimble GIS TSCe TDS Topcon Range Data Collector USA
$23.95
Time Remaining: 2d 6h 48m
Buy It Now for only: $23.95

Trimble GPS Dual battery clip Power Cable 4 Radio Leica Topcon Sokkia 4000 Seri
Trimble GPS Dual battery clip Power Cable 4 Radio Leica Topcon Sokkia 4000 Seri
$49.50
Time Remaining: 2d 14h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $49.50

Trimble 4000RL II GPS Receiver Reference Locator 4000RL II
Trimble 4000RL II GPS Receiver Reference Locator 4000RL II
$300.00
Time Remaining: 3d 3h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $300.00

TRIMBLE CAMCORDER BATTERY HOLDER 17210 00 4000 SERIES
TRIMBLE CAMCORDER BATTERY HOLDER 17210 00 4000 SERIES
$90.00
Time Remaining: 3d 6h 56m
Buy It Now for only: $90.00

TRIMBLE GPS 4000ST OSM BATTERY CHARGE P N 13712 00 4000 Series
TRIMBLE GPS 4000ST OSM BATTERY CHARGE P N 13712 00 4000 Series
$59.99
Time Remaining: 3d 9h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $59.99

TRIMBLE CAMCORDER BATTERY HOLDER 17210 00 4000 SERIES
TRIMBLE CAMCORDER BATTERY HOLDER 17210 00 4000 SERIES
$500.00
Time Remaining: 3d 12h 4m
Buy It Now for only: $500.00

Trimble Survey Equipment Lot GeoXM TSC1 4000Si DS TDS Recon Juno SC GPS
Trimble Survey Equipment Lot GeoXM TSC1 4000Si DS TDS Recon Juno SC GPS
$510.00 (5 Bids)
Time Remaining: 3d 13h 4m

Trimble GPS Radio Cable 4 Pacific Crest 4000 5pin size 1 Male Lemo 7 pin Female
Trimble GPS Radio Cable 4 Pacific Crest 4000 5pin size 1 Male Lemo 7 pin Female
$39.50
Time Remaining: 3d 18h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $39.50

Teledesign TS 4000 Water Tight Modem may work with Topcon or Trimble GPS
Teledesign TS 4000 Water Tight Modem may work with Topcon or Trimble GPS
$12.50 (4 Bids)
Time Remaining: 4d 4h 23m

TRIMBLE 4000SSi 24840 110 GPS RECEIVER SURVEYOR  TRIMBLE 20669 00 4SLOT CHARGER
TRIMBLE 4000SSi 24840 110 GPS RECEIVER SURVEYOR TRIMBLE 20669 00 4SLOT CHARGER
$149.95
Time Remaining: 4d 7h 11m

Trimble GPS Receiver Radio Power Data Cable 4000 4400 4600 4800 4700 Pacific Cr
Trimble GPS Receiver Radio Power Data Cable 4000 4400 4600 4800 4700 Pacific Cr
$99.50
Time Remaining: 4d 8h 20m
Buy It Now for only: $99.50

Trimble 4000SSI with Trimble TSC1
Trimble 4000SSI with Trimble TSC1
$430.00
Time Remaining: 4d 12h 16m
Buy It Now for only: $430.00

Trimble GPS Micro Centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna Soft bag Geo 4800 4700 4000 R6
Trimble GPS Micro Centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna Soft bag Geo 4800 4700 4000 R6
$319.50
Time Remaining: 5d 6h 21m
Buy It Now for only: $319.50

Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon 5pin Lemo SAE
Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon 5pin Lemo SAE
$44.50
Time Remaining: 5d 7h 3m
Buy It Now for only: $44.50

Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon 5pin Lemo P N 141
Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon 5pin Lemo P N 141
$39.50
Time Remaining: 5d 7h 6m
Buy It Now for only: $39.50

Trimble 4000ST OSM
Trimble 4000ST OSM
$50.00
Time Remaining: 6d 7h 9m
Buy It Now for only: $50.00

Trimble 4000 series GPS Power Cable
Trimble 4000 series GPS Power Cable
$50.00
Time Remaining: 7d 10h 22m
Buy It Now for only: $69.00

Trimble 4000 4400 to Pacific Crest Base Radio cable
Trimble 4000 4400 to Pacific Crest Base Radio cable
$50.00
Time Remaining: 7d 10h 44m
Buy It Now for only: $69.00

Trimble 4000 4400 to TDC1 or Datalogger Cable
Trimble 4000 4400 to TDC1 or Datalogger Cable
$50.00
Time Remaining: 7d 10h 52m
Buy It Now for only: $69.00

Trimble 4000 RL Series GPS Reference Locator Reciever Model 16856 01 AS IS
Trimble 4000 RL Series GPS Reference Locator Reciever Model 16856 01 AS IS
$350.00
Time Remaining: 8d 7h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $350.00

Trimble Model 4000ST GPS Field Survey Reciever Base Rover 14509 10 AS IS
Trimble Model 4000ST GPS Field Survey Reciever Base Rover 14509 10 AS IS
$350.00
Time Remaining: 8d 7h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $350.00

Trimble Model 4000ST GPS Field Survey Reciever Base Rover 14509 10
Trimble Model 4000ST GPS Field Survey Reciever Base Rover 14509 10
$400.00
Time Remaining: 8d 7h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $400.00

TRIMBLE 4000SSE 4000 SSE GPS 18292 01
TRIMBLE 4000SSE 4000 SSE GPS 18292 01
$499.99
Time Remaining: 9d 4h 54m
Buy It Now for only: $499.99

Pacific Crest A00453 ADL PDL HPB RFM96W to Trimble 4000
Pacific Crest A00453 ADL PDL HPB RFM96W to Trimble 4000
$230.00
Time Remaining: 9d 7h 34m
Buy It Now for only: $230.00

Trimble 4000ssi
Trimble 4000ssi
$750.00
Time Remaining: 9d 9h 26m
Buy It Now for only: $750.00

Trimble GPS CABLE 9DB x 9DB female 4 all R8 5800 4700 4000 BOB DGPS office
Trimble GPS CABLE 9DB x 9DB female 4 all R8 5800 4700 4000 BOB DGPS office
$22.50
Time Remaining: 11d 6h 13m
Buy It Now for only: $22.50

Lot2 TRIMBLE GPS MICRO CENTERED L1 L2 ANTENNA CABLE FOR 4800470044004000
Lot2 TRIMBLE GPS MICRO CENTERED L1 L2 ANTENNA CABLE FOR 4800470044004000
$99.50
Time Remaining: 12d 6h 39m
Buy It Now for only: $99.50

Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna soft bag cable 4 4800 4700 4000
Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna soft bag cable 4 4800 4700 4000
$399.50
Time Remaining: 12d 6h 46m
Buy It Now for only: $399.50

Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 TDC1 P N 20669 S N 022002063
Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 TDC1 P N 20669 S N 022002063
$59.50
Time Remaining: 13d 6h 42m
Buy It Now for only: $59.50

Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic Antenna 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo ProXRS XR
Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic Antenna 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo ProXRS XR
$1,199.50
Time Remaining: 13d 7h 52m
Buy It Now for only: $1,199.50

Trimble GPS Pro XR XRS Coiled Data Cable 9 Pin Female x 9 Pin Male TSCE 4000
Trimble GPS Pro XR XRS Coiled Data Cable 9 Pin Female x 9 Pin Male TSCE 4000
$19.50
Time Remaining: 14d 14h 40m
Buy It Now for only: $19.50

Trimble GPS Cable 9DB x 9DB female male 4 R8 5800 4700 4000 BOB DGPS Pro XR XRS
Trimble GPS Cable 9DB x 9DB female male 4 R8 5800 4700 4000 BOB DGPS Pro XR XRS
$19.50
Time Remaining: 14d 19h 13m
Buy It Now for only: $19.50

Trimble GPS L1 Dome Antenna Cable Soft bag 4 PRO XL 4000 4700 4800 Topcon 5700
Trimble GPS L1 Dome Antenna Cable Soft bag 4 PRO XL 4000 4700 4800 Topcon 5700
$129.50
Time Remaining: 15d 12h 41m
Buy It Now for only: $129.50

Trimble 14284 GPS Data Cable Female DB9 to Male DB9 5800 4700 4000 DGPS Pro
Trimble 14284 GPS Data Cable Female DB9 to Male DB9 5800 4700 4000 DGPS Pro
$14.50
Time Remaining: 15d 16h 50m
Buy It Now for only: $14.50

 Trimble 4000ST OSM Power Converter P N 14174 00
Trimble 4000ST OSM Power Converter P N 14174 00
$99.00
Time Remaining: 16d 5h 1m
Buy It Now for only: $99.00

Trimble GPS battery clip Power Cable 5Pin Lemo Radio Leica Topcon Sokkia 4000 R
Trimble GPS battery clip Power Cable 5Pin Lemo Radio Leica Topcon Sokkia 4000 R
$39.50
Time Remaining: 16d 11h 43m
Buy It Now for only: $39.50

Trimble GPS surveying backpack for pathfinder XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000
Trimble GPS surveying backpack for pathfinder XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000
$39.50
Time Remaining: 16d 16h 32m
Buy It Now for only: $39.50

Trimble GPS Charger 4 Radio 4000 series R6 4800 Power cable 5 pin Lemo1 P N8211
Trimble GPS Charger 4 Radio 4000 series R6 4800 Power cable 5 pin Lemo1 P N8211
$49.95
Time Remaining: 17d 7h 41m
Buy It Now for only: $49.95

Trimble GPS Micro centered 33429 00 Geodetic L1 L2 Antenna 4800 4700 4000
Trimble GPS Micro centered 33429 00 Geodetic L1 L2 Antenna 4800 4700 4000
$259.99
Time Remaining: 18d 9h 22m
Buy It Now for only: $259.99

Trimble GPS surveying backpack 4 Pro XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000 Leica Topcon Sok
Trimble GPS surveying backpack 4 Pro XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000 Leica Topcon Sok
$42.50
Time Remaining: 19d 7h 40m
Buy It Now for only: $42.50

Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 P N 20669 40 S N 022007734
Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 P N 20669 40 S N 022007734
$49.50
Time Remaining: 19d 8h 29m
Buy It Now for only: $49.50

Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 TDC1 S N 0220019289 P N 20669
Trimble GPS OSM Charger with Data Power Cable 4000 TDC1 S N 0220019289 P N 20669
$54.50
Time Remaining: 20d 7h 33m
Buy It Now for only: $54.50

Trimble 4000 SE GPS Receiver
Trimble 4000 SE GPS Receiver
$500.00
Time Remaining: 21d 11h 13m
Buy It Now for only: $500.00

Topcon Trimble GPS L1 Dome Antenna PROXL 4000 4700 5700 R6 R8 Leica Sokkia 16741
Topcon Trimble GPS L1 Dome Antenna PROXL 4000 4700 5700 R6 R8 Leica Sokkia 16741
$99.50
Time Remaining: 21d 12h
Buy It Now for only: $99.50

Trimble GPS surveying backpack Pro XR XRS 5800 5700 4700 4000 Leica Topcon Sokki
Trimble GPS surveying backpack Pro XR XRS 5800 5700 4700 4000 Leica Topcon Sokki
$94.50
Time Remaining: 21d 16h 30m
Buy It Now for only: $94.50

Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo Pro XRS
Trimble GPS Micro centered Geodetic L1L2 Antenna 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo Pro XRS
$150.00
Time Remaining: 21d 19h 47m
Buy It Now for only: $150.00

TRIMBLE GPS ANTENNA CABLE 4 MICRO GEODETIC L1L2 DOML1 PROXL 4000 4700 4800
TRIMBLE GPS ANTENNA CABLE 4 MICRO GEODETIC L1L2 DOML1 PROXL 4000 4700 4800
$39.50
Time Remaining: 22d 7h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $39.50

Trimble GPS Surveying Soft Bag 4 Pro XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000 all purpose
Trimble GPS Surveying Soft Bag 4 Pro XR XRS 5700 4700 4400 4000 all purpose
$34.50
Time Remaining: 23d 4h 53m
Buy It Now for only: $34.50

Trimble 4000 RS GPS Receiver Reference Surveyor L1 Ant
Trimble 4000 RS GPS Receiver Reference Surveyor L1 Ant
$599.99
Time Remaining: 23d 11h 39m
Buy It Now for only: $599.99

Trimble 4000ST Geodetic Antenna Model 14177 00
Trimble 4000ST Geodetic Antenna Model 14177 00
$350.00
Time Remaining: 23d 17h 17m
Buy It Now for only: $350.00

Trimble 4000ST Geodetic Antenna Model 14177 00
Trimble 4000ST Geodetic Antenna Model 14177 00
$350.00
Time Remaining: 23d 17h 17m
Buy It Now for only: $350.00

Trimble 4000 GPS Battery Pack 1209T4
Trimble 4000 GPS Battery Pack 1209T4
$287.50
Time Remaining: 24d 13h 27m
Buy It Now for only: $287.50

Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V520 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 470
Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V520 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 470
$349.50
Time Remaining: 24d 16h 26m
Buy It Now for only: $349.50

Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V512 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 470
Trimble GPS TSC1 Asset Surveyor Data Collector V512 battery Pro XR XRS 4000 470
$249.50
Time Remaining: 25d 7h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $249.50

Trimble 21184 Power Cable Quad Camcorder to 4000 4400
Trimble 21184 Power Cable Quad Camcorder to 4000 4400
$50.00
Time Remaining: 25d 9h 1m
Buy It Now for only: $50.00

Trimble L1 L2 Groundplane Antenna 22020 00 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo Pro XRS
Trimble L1 L2 Groundplane Antenna 22020 00 5700 4800 4700 4000 Geo Pro XRS
$200.00
Time Remaining: 25d 14h 16m
Buy It Now for only: $200.00

Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon R8 Alligator SAE
Trimble GPS Power Cable Charger 4000 Radio Leica Sokkia Topcon R8 Alligator SAE
$44.50
Time Remaining: 27d 11h 26m
Buy It Now for only: $44.50

Trimble 20898 TDC1 4000 GPS Datalogger Receiver 5 Pin  12 Pin Cable
Trimble 20898 TDC1 4000 GPS Datalogger Receiver 5 Pin 12 Pin Cable
$65.99
Time Remaining: 28d 3h 40m
Buy It Now for only: $65.99

TRIMBLE GPS 4000ST OSM BATTERY CHARGE P N 13712 00 4000 S
TRIMBLE GPS 4000ST OSM BATTERY CHARGE P N 13712 00 4000 S
$75.00
Time Remaining: 29d 4h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $75.00

Trimble GPS Receiver Radio Power Data Y Cable for all 4000 series 4800 4700 440
Trimble GPS Receiver Radio Power Data Y Cable for all 4000 series 4800 4700 440
$94.50
Time Remaining: 29d 9h 20m
Buy It Now for only: $94.50

Trimble 4000st osm
Trimble 4000st osm
$129.99
Time Remaining: 29d 12h 23m
Buy It Now for only: $129.99

lot 1TRIMBLE GPS MICRO CENTERED L1 L2 ANTENNA CABLE FOR 4800470044004000
lot 1TRIMBLE GPS MICRO CENTERED L1 L2 ANTENNA CABLE FOR 4800470044004000
$99.50
Time Remaining: 29d 19h 8m
Buy It Now for only: $99.50


Tags: , , , ,