Panasonic has launched a new rugged tablet in India. Called the Toughpad FZ-B2, the new Panasonic tablet is available for Rs. 75, 000.
The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-B2 runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat operating system and is powered by a quad-core Intel Celeron processor along with 2GB of RAM. It has a 7-inch multi-touch display featuring 500 nit daylight-readable screen with 5-point capacitive touch.
Durability features include MIL-STD-810G design (5' drop, shock, vibration, rain, dust, sand, altitude, freeze/thaw, high/low temperature, temperature shock, humidity, explosive atmosphere), IP65 certified sealed all-weather fanless design, Magnesium alloy chassis encased with ABS and elastomer corner guards, Optional hand strap or rotating hand strap, Port covers, Raised bezel for LCD impact protection and Pre-installed replaceable screen film for LCD protection.
The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-B2 features 5MP rear camera with flash, 15fps and 720p webcam with mic. It comes with quick charging replaceable full-shift battery in addition to the standard 7-hour battery. Check out the full specifications of the Panasonic Toughpad FZ-B2 here.
Expressing his views on the launch, Mr. Toru Hasegawa, Divisional Managing Director, Solutions Division, Panasonic India said, “With our commitment towards providing greater value to our consumers, we have been successful in setting new benchmarks in the Indian market. This 7-inch Android rugged Tablet, with its world-class tough performance, connectivity, long battery life and advanced technology, this device is the perfect work companion for all business professionals working in extreme and rugged conditions. The new device will add abundantly to our existing family of rugged Panasonic Tough devices.”
Mr. Gunjan Sachdev, General Manager, National Business Head (Toughbook Division) said “Android tablets are becoming an increasingly attractive option in the enterprise, particularly for small and mid-sized businesses. Many of the tablets available on the market today are unreliable for businesses looking for a smart, dependable long-term investment. This Toughpad will assure customers that they can take advantage of the benefits of the Android platform without sacrificing on durability and enterprise-grade features.”