Panasonic has launched the Panasonic Toughbook S1 rugged tablet in India today. This new offering by Panasonic runs the Android 10 (Android Enterprise) version out of the box, which is claimed to enhance application safety, reliability, and management for businesses. The Panasonic Toughbook S1 comes with a 7-inch IPS LCD display that has WXGA resolution. The tablet has a barcode reader, NFC, and a compact build. Panasonic claims that this new tablet is designed to function across extreme conditions, ensuring efficiency and improved productivity. Let’s take a look at the detailed specifications and pricing of the new rugged tablet from Panasonic ahead:
Panasonic Toughbook S1 Price In India, Availability
The Panasonic Toughbook S1 is priced at Rs 98,000 in India. The tablet will be available in the country via Panasonic distributors and system integrators.
Panasonic Toughbook S1 Specifications, Features
The Panasonic Toughbook S1 features a 7-inch IPS LCD display that has a WXGA 800 x 1200 pixels resolution. The display panel is claimed to be easily viewable in outdoors and it also can be used with gloves or an additional passive pen. The tablet is also drop-resistant (minimum 1.5 metres) and it can be operated in temperatures ranging from -20 to 50 degrees Celsius. Under the hood, the Toughbook S1 is powered by Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 660 SoC which is paired with Adreno 512 GPU, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of eMMC 5.1 storage.
In terms of the optics department, the Toughbook S1 features a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. As for the software, the S1 boots Android 10 with Android Enterprise, which is claimed to enhance application safety, reliability, and management for businesses. Connectivity-wise the Toughbook S1 has features such as 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.1, NFC, USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and one port replicator. The Toughbook S1 also has the ability to equip a barcode scanner or an additional USB port (Gadget Port).
The company is giving options to users to equip two batteries — 3,200mAh and 5,580mAh. The latter one is claimed to deliver 14 hours of battery life, while the prior can last for 8 hours. The tablet also is MIL-STD-810H certified and it has an IPX5, IP67 rating for the water-resistance.