Panasonic Toughbook CF-U1 - extremely durable UMPC

Thursday, October 29, 2009

In October Panasonic begins delivery to Russia's market is protected from external physical effects of ultra computer Toughbook Panasonic CF-U1. UMPC is specifically designed to give users the ability to use compact computers in the field and under extreme conditions. It is designed to automate field work in the oil and gas sector, the Interior Ministry and the traffic police, emergency services and so on, and also used as part of integrated automation solutions for industrial facilities. Using the Intel Atom processor technology with reduced power, the new UMPC runs on batteries up to 9 hours. Unlike most "handhelds», CF-U1 runs on a fully functional operating system Windows XP or Windows Vista. The relatively small weight in 1060 grams, and well readable on the sun screen with a diagonal of 5.6 inches you can use CF-U1 for visiting the work in any weather.

CF-U1 is suitable for mobile applications because they meet the requirements of the military standard MIL-STD-810F. The device can withstand falling from a height of 120 cm, protected from moisture and dust at the level of IP54. It can also operate over a wide temperature range from -29 C to +60 ° C. In the Toughbook CF-U1 embedded WLAN modules and Bluetooth, as well as the module can be equipped with HSDPA for Internet access via cellular networks, including 3G. Depending on the requirements of projects, the device can be equipped with a module GPS, barcode scanner 1D or 2D, readers RFID, 2-megapixel camera and fingerprint reader. Two versions of keyboards available: digital or alphanumeric. Of the additional accessories available mini port replicator with a smart-card reader, LAN ports and a serial port RS-232, as well as tabletop stand with a charger for the two extra batteries.

Technical characteristics of Toughbook CF-U1:

* Processor Intel Atom Z520 (1,33 GHz, 512 KB L2 cache)
* OS Windows Vista Business Service Pack 1 or Windows ® XP Professional (Downgrade)
* 1GB of DDR2 SDRAM memory
* 16GB SSD, 32GB optional
* 5.6-inch TFT touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels
* WLAN 802.11 b / g, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR
* 61-button keypad with dedicated Windows key or 29-button keypad tsifernaya
* USB 2.0, Cradle I / O, memory card slot SD / SDHC
* Lithium-Ion battery (7,2 V, 2900 mAh), 2 x 2-yacheyachnye, with the possibility of "hot swappable
* Time of battery life - approx. 9 h
* Dimension - 184x151x57 mm (including strap)
* Weight - Approx. 1,06 kg (including strap)
* Optional 3G Mobile Broadband (HSDPA-module), scanner barcode (1D or 2D) and RFID Reader, GPS, camera with dual LED flash, fingerprint scanner, 32 GB SSD-drive