Panasonic introduces the Toughbook H1 Rugged Handheld Tablet PC, which claims to be the world’s most rugged handheld tablet computer. This new rugged tablet is certified to meet IP65 and MIL-STD-810G – with a six foot drop rating, offering the durability expected of Toughbook mobile computers, so users have the confidence to work in the most demanding conditions.
The Toughbook H1 is powered by an Intel Atom 1.86GHz processor, a reinforced flex-connect 64GB SSD and 2GB of RAM. There is a 10.4-inch dual-touch display which offers a 500 nits brightness, circular polarizeranti-glare and anti-reflective screen treatments. It supports WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth. There also optional SmartCard, RFID, and barcode readers, fingerprint reader, camera, GPS and Qualcomm’s new Gobi2000 EVDO/HSPA mobile broadband technology. It runs the Windows 7 OS with the option to downgrade to Windows XP. The Toughbook will be released in March 2010 for a price of $3379.