While every other day, newer companies and brands are trying to join the bandwagon of tablet launches, Panasonic has something which is unique yet belong to the 7″ inch display tablet category, their Toughpad JT-B1 is light weight , rugged and waterproof tablet specially targeted to those who need to be on move in extreme situation.
They call it mobile computer and is MIL-STD-810G and IP65 certified and resistant to dust, water and up to 5ft. drops, so mobile users can work without restrictions even in extreme temperatures. Other significant feature of the tablet is preloaded security software to keep data secured along with special emphasis to personal security.
This device has Magnesium alloy chassis encased with ABS and elastomer corner guards. It runs on Android 4.0 ICS operating system and has 1GB of RAM. In terms of storage, this device comes with inbuilt 16GB of internal flash storage and can be expanded upto 32 GB through microSD card. On the visual front, has 7″ WSVGA screen with 1024 x 600 px resolution and nice 500 nit of brightness very useful under direct sunlight use.
In terms of connectivity features, it has inbuilt WIFI 802.11a/b/g/n support. It also boasts NFC and has built in Bluetooth v4.0 + EDR. And you need 4G LTE support then this device has optional integrated 4G LTE broadband support. And not to mention, a dedicated GPS hardware.
This device is equipped with powerful 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash, it also has 1.3 front camera support. In the area of processing power, it is provided with 1.5GHz dual core TIOMAP4460j processor. Since the device is targeted for outdoor operations, it has a huge 5720mAH battery and it is a detachable battery, so if you need to change it, you can change it yourself.
Information about its price and availability is not yet confirmed, we will update you as soon as we get details about it.