Panasonic Toughbook CF-53 Semi-rugged Laptop with Optional LTE Specs, Price and Release Date
Panasonic finally announced its semi-rugged ToughBook 53 Notebook, this time the device s coming with comparatively smaller size than previous 52 version. The Laptop screen measures 14″ whereas previous version was 15.4″.
The new version is powered with Intel’s second generation Sandy Bridge Processors up to 2.5GHz Core i5-2520M processor and features a larger touchpad, VGA, HDMI outputs and a USB 3.0 port. The Laptop is also lighter and weighs 5.6 pounds.
With Core i3 Processor and 2GB of RAM and a Battery rated at 6hours will cost $1,599, whereas with higher rated Core i5 2.5GHz Processor, 4GB of RAM, 7200RPM hard drive and a 10-hour Li-ion cell can be purchased for a price of $1,899 when it arrives in June, and in July your $2449 can add a backlit keyboard and a Panasonic CircuLumin polarized anti-glare touchscreen which can vary the brightness up to 800 nits for outdoor use.
For connectivity Panasonic will also offer LTE modems for both Verizon and AT&T later this summer for on-the-go communication. For now check out the Video after the break to see the Laptop in Action and drop your comment below before you move.
Optional integrated features
- 1.3MP webcam and digital mic
- Backlit emissive keyboard
- SmartCard reader
- Fingerprint reader
- Hard drive heater
- 128GB solid state drive (SSD)
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