Vario is a universal portable tablet sled to enable complete mobile potential

OpenSpace tablet sleds and accessories are engineered to offer superior protection in the smallest footprint possible. We have a comprehensive line of tablet sleds, hand & shoulder straps and pouches available – each designed to expand the potential of your tablet device.

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Vario tablet sled configuration

Vario offers a variety of configurations for different devices to enable true mobility in your tablet use.

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Watch Vario in HD video and see how you can benefit from the increased tablet mobility it provides.

Step 1: Choose your Vario tablet sled

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Tablet Device Product Code Size in Inches
Apple iPad mini 2, 3 SPOSVA1210  7.9’’
Apple iPad mini 4 SPOSVA1000  7.9’’
HP Pro 608 G1 SPOSVA1090  8.1’’
Samsung Galaxy Tab E SPOSVA0940  9.6’’
Apple iPad Air SPOSVA0460  9.7’’
Apple iPad Air 2 SPOSVA0720  9.7’’
Apple iPad Pro SPOSVA1240  9.7’’
Samsung Galaxy Tab A SPOSVA0860  9.7’’
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 SPOSVA0990  9.7’’
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 SPOSVA0640  10.0’’
HP Elitepad 900/1000 SPOSVA0220  10.1’’
Linx 1010 SPOSVA0930  10.1’’
Samsung Galaxy Tab S SPOSVA0750  10.5’’
Apple iPad Pro SPOSVA1040  12.9’’

Please contact us for tablet devices not listed

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Step 2: Add optional accessories for mobility

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Hand strap


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Shoulder strap

SPOS110 – Slim Shoulder Strap (recommended for Vario)
SPOS104 – Standard Shoulder Strap

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Carry pouch with shoulder strap

Designed for retail, trade shows, field sales, contractors or anyone who needs their tablet on them and at the ready, without the hassle of handling it all the time. Compatible with all 8-10″ tablets.


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Step 3: Add optional accessories or peripherals to expand your solution


M-Case Mobile Payment Device Enclosure

M-Case is a simple case that protects your mobile payment device and allows it to attach to the rear of the A-Frame tablet enclosure. Available in black and clear. Available for a range of mobile card reader devices

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M-Case Quick Release

The Quick Release adapter enables an M-Case mobile payment enclosure to be fastened to the SlimCase Vario using our unique quick release mechanism


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Ergonomic Solutions has a new Tablet Mounting Solution Builder available to help you choose which OpenSpace tablet mounting solution is the best option for your requirements. Simply choose your tablet device to start, configure a chosen product based on your needs and then add accessories to complete your solution.

Expand how you use tablets in your business with Vario

Tablets are revolutionising the way in which we do business. However, typical tablets are not originally designed for the commercial marketplace and therefore not built to withstand the rigours of everyday commercial use. Vario tablet sleds provide the security you need to protect your hardware investment, and our range of enclosures and accessories enables your mobile workforce to maximise their use of the tablet wherever they work.

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  • Light weight and minimalistic design
  • Ideal for hand-held enterprise mobility applications
  • Easy integration of peripherals, e.g. payment devices, scanners and Bluetooth printers
  • Short lead time for already supported tablets
  • Quick time to market for additional tablets
  • Secure and protective
  • Easy access to all ports and buttons on most tablets
  • Also available in low volumes
  • Suitable for several markets and verticals
  • Compatible with a wide range of tablet makes and types
  • Large assortment of accessible accessories available, e.g. hand straps, shoulder strap, pouch, M-cases and quick release
  • Special anti fingerprint powder coating with a soft touch feel
  • High level of personalisation possible to fit various application areas

Super thin, superior protection

The SlimCase Vario from OpenSpace is made from a high quality aluminium construction with ABS plastic corner bumpers that offers fantastic strength and protection, while still being thin, sleek and comfortable to use.

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Mix & match OpenSpace products

The OpenSpace range of enclosures and accessories enable the best in mobile tablet use. Once you have a SlimCase Vario sled for your chosen tablet, it’s simple to attach different accessories to complete your mobile tablet solution. For example, combine your iPad sled with a card reader payment device to maximise functionality. Mix and match with various hand straps, shoulder straps and carrying pouches, giving you optimum performance no matter your location.

Use Vario across multiple applications

The Vario product portfolio offers a range of sleds and accessories for the latest tablet generations that enable the mobile worker to operate in any location. OpenSpace and the SlimCase Vario provide the best use of the device and ensure comfort and workplace ergonomics.


For Point of Sale

With over 20 years’ experience of the retail IT industry, Ergonomic Solutions are the experts in providing mounting solutions that leverage technology to provide the best customer experience whether at the traditional static or tablet-based point of sale. Our signature SpacePole product suite is the solution of choice for over 60% of the world’s leading retailers.


For Point of Payment

Payment transactions today are can be mobile, static and contactless. Fortunately, with over 2.5 million payment terminal mounting solutions in place, we understand the marketplace and the legislation that protects it. Wherever your organisation does business, we have a payment solution that will provide security for you AND your customer.


For Point of Service

Devices such as tablets and their associated apps are the enabler of the customer service that consumers expect and retailers strive for. Our OpenSpace range of enclosures, sleds, frames and accessories provide a stable operating platform for a wealth of mobile and static tablet-based applications across many retail and hospitality scenarios.