Panasonic unveils ruggedized tablet

Last Updated: Wed, Dec 05, 2012 12:11 hrs

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IBNS) PC brand Panasonic Toughbook on Wednesday introduced two new products from its product range of ruggedized mobile computing to the Indian market.

The company launched first ruggedized tablet Toughpad FZ-A1 and Panasonic CF-AX2, the world's lightest Business Rugged Convertible Windows 8 Pro Ultrabook.

Panasonic Toughpad is a purpose-built Android-powered tablet, designed with enterprise-class security, long product life, and advanced device management in mind.

The Toughpad FZ-A1 will allow healthcare services, pharmaceutical and construction companies as well as aviation and military sectors to realize the true potential of tablet computing without sacrificing security while delivering a high return on investment.

The Panasonic Ultrabook is with a Flip-Over design, making it ideal for mobile sales workforce, merchandisers and executives to use in notebook or tablet mode.

Combining high usability, style, durability and long battery life with hot swappable, replaceable battery, the CF-AX2 is one of the first ready-made Microsoft Windows 8 Pro certified devices.

This means business users can have the best of both worlds, using the Toughbook CF-AX2 as both a versatile touch-screen tablet and state-of-the-art, stylish Ultrabook.

Toru Hasegawa, MD- System Sales Division, Panasonic India, said: "With a wide product portfolio the year-on-year average growth rate for Panasonic's System Sales Division has been 40%. We are expecting this growth to cross 100% by this fiscal end and close with a turnover of Rs. 655 crores."

"Our Toughbook division contributes increasingly to the SSD revenue and has some phenomenal products in their portfolio for the Indian market. I am confident that we can add a lot of value to the businesses here."

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