Recently, Panasonic launched a more affordable version of the 7-inch rugged tablet named Toughpad FZ-M1. This tablet runs Windows OS and it comes with an Intel Celeron processor inside.


Jan Kaempfer, Head of  European Marketing at Panasonic Computer Product Solutions said: “This latest Value version of the Toughpad FZ-M1 is the perfect replacement for mobile workers with business PDA’s in industries such as transport, logistics, warehousing, hospitality and public safety”.

This tablet packs an Intel Celeron dual-core processor N2806, 2 or 4 GB of RAM, 128 GB SSD, Windows 8.1 OS, 4G LTE, GPS and LAN. We also have a 7-inch WXGA display that offers an extra wide viewing angle, a strenghtened glass and a Panasonic anti-reflection layer. On the back of the device we notice a 5 megapixel (8 mpx optional) camera, while on the front we find a 2-megapixel camera.

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-M1 Value weighs 540 grams and measures 18 mm in thiness. This slate can also be configured with several options like 4G mobile broadband, GPS, Barcode Reader, Smartcard Reader and hot-swap battery capabilities. Toughpad FZ-M1 Value comess with IP65 ISO certification that offers resistance to dust and water and drops. This model can be also used in temperatures raging from -10 to +50°C. The battery of this device promises 8 hours of lifetime and a 2.5 hour charge time.