The Ultimate Mobile Field Forensic Acquisition System

** FREDL includes the UltraKit

The FREDL Forensic Laptop and the included UltraKit work together to quickly, efficiently and securely image IDE, SATA, SAS and USB hard drives in a forensically sound environment. FREDL is built on the very latest and fastest in i7 Processor technology.

The UltraKit is a portable kit which contains a complete family of hardware write blockers for use in acquiring a forensically sound image of virtually any hard drive you may encounter (IDE, SATA, SAS or USB). FREDL’s UltraKit contains all the write blockers, cables, adapters, and power supplies necessary for use in acquiring images in the field using a standard laptop with FireWire or USB support. FREDL’s UltraKit consists of a Write Protected UltraBlock IDE/SATA, UltraBlock SAS, UltraBlock USB, two power supplies and all the cables required to connect your suspect drives. Write to your destination SATA drive via the ultra-fast eSATA port integrated into the FREDL.

The Ultimate Mobile Forensic Imaging and Acquisition Solution

FREDL is designed for use “on location” at electronic crime scenes. Remove the hard drive(s) from the suspect system and attach them to the appropriate (IDE, SATA, SAS or USB) write blocker in the UltraKit. You can then use the FREDL system to quickly and efficiently create your image file(s) on the acquisition drive attached to FREDL’s eSATA port. Using the eSATA port allows you to utilize faster, larger, less costly desktop drives to receive your forensic images.

The Ultimate in Mobile Forensic Convenience

With multiple boot menu options, FREDL is not limited to use as a Forensic imaging tool. FREDL can be booted into Windows 98 (Standalone DOS) or Windows 8 Professional 64 Bit and will support any forensic tools which run within those environments. FREDL also comes complete with a fully configured installation of Suse Linux Professional. Capable of accommodating the fastest Intel processors, and an impressive memory capacity of up to 8GB, FREDL is also a very formidable processing platform.

Network Functionality Built In

FREDL also has the ability to connect directly to a 10Mb, 100Mb, or even Gigabit Ethernet networks for use as a standard laptop when not processing or acquiring data. FREDL also includes integrated 802.11a/b/g/n wireless capabilities. With the addition of Network Analysis software (Packet Analyzer), FREDL can also be used to monitor network traffic and communications at the crime scene.

Baseline FREDL Specifications:

  • Intel Core i7-6700K Skylake Quad Core Processor, 4.0 GHz, 8MB Intel Smart Cache
  • 16 GB PC4-17000 DDR4 2133 Memory
  • 256 GB Solid State Internal SATA Drive
  • Intel Z170 Express Chipset
  • 5.6″ Full HD (1920×1080) IPS Display with G-Sync Technology, Matte Finish
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M with 6 GB GDDR5 VRAM

Integrated Components:

  • 1 RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)
  • Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260 – 802.11ac, Dual Band, 2×2 Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2
  • Card Reader 6-in-1 (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini-SD/SDHC/SDXC up to UHS-II)
  • 2.0 Megapixel FHD Video Camera
  • High Definition Audio
  • Microphone
  • Speakers (2)
  • 19mm Full-Size Keyboard with numeric keypad – Illuminated
  • Touch Pad pointing device(2 buttons)with multi-gesture and scrolling function
  • Finger Print Reader
  • 1 HDMI Port
  • 2 DisplayPort 1.2 output ports
  • 1 Headphone jack
  • 1 Microphone jack
  • 1 Line-In jack
  • 1 S/PDIF output jack
  • 3 USB 3.0 ports
  • 1 USB 3.1 (Gen2) / Thunderbolt 3 Combo Port
  • 1 eSATA/USB 3.0 Combo Port
  • 8 Cell Smart Lithium -Ion, 82WH Battery Pack
  • Kensington Lock
  • Universal AC Adapter (100~240V AC 50/60hz)
  • Dimensions: 15.20 x 10.32 x 1.41 (inch)
  • Weight: 7.5 lbs (complete system + battery)
  • Windows 8.1 Professional (64 bit)

Other Operating Systems included:

  • DOS (Win98 Standalone)
  • SUSE Professional Linux (64 bit)

System Restore Media – Bootable Blu-ray disc containing restore environment and factory configured operating system images.

FRED-L does not include an internal optical drive for use of Restore Media. Optional external optical drive is available for purchase.

Other Software included: Symantec Ghost, CD Authoring Software, DRIVESPY, IMAGE, PDWIPE, PART, and PDBLOCK

Hard-sided, cushioned, travel attache case, with padded laptop insert

USB 3.0 External 3.5” Hard Drive Enclosure

Digital Intelligence Forensic Media Card Reader – Read-Only and Read/Write switchable

One 2.0 TB SATA Hard Drive (Packaged in Laptop UltraKit v4.1)

Laptop ULTRAKIT (v4.1) – Set of forensic hardware write blockers UltraBlock USB3.0 to IDE/SATA, UltraBlock-SAS and UltraBlock-USB3.0, including interface cables, adapters and two power supplies in a watertight/airtight case.