The Japanese company's Toughpad tablet, featuring an ultra-high-resolution 20 screen, will arrive in stores this November with a price tag that few people would dare afford
At the beginning of the year, Panasonic stunned the visitors with CES 2013 A tablet that was unlike anything else around Thanks to the 20 IPS screen at resolution 4k petition.
The impressive tablet was then defined as a prototype only, which made us assume that, like many prototypes before it, it would not really hit the market.
Turns out we were wrong - the big tablet Now reappears in IFA 2013, With an official launch date and a price tag that is even larger than the device itself.
If so, it's time to re-familiarize yourself with the Toughpad 4k Of Panasonic. On this tablet you will find a 20 inch touch screen based on a panel IPS Alpha with a resolution of 3840 × 2560 pixels, which gives a pixel density of 230ppi.
Touch screen of the Toughpad 4k Supports up to 10 contact points at a time, with the tablet also offering an advanced touch pen with 2,048 touch-sensitive levels and an infrared sensor that also allows you to detect the angle at which the pen touches the screen - the unique touch pen makes it clear that the Toughpad 4k Designed primarily for professionals in the fields of design, development and computerized design, and less for those looking for a replacement for his iPad.
The first model of the Toughpad 4K will offer a Core i5-3437U dual-core chip at the Ivy Bridge 1.9GHz frequency (not the new version of the HSW), Intel 4GB or 8GB RAM, GeForce GT 745M NVIDIA, Drive SSD In the 128GB or 256GB system Windows 8.1 and front 720p camera.
Toughpad battery life 4k Will last only a little more than two hours, though it would have been harder to expect more than that.
The Toughpad 4k Includes SD card slot, connection USB Full size 3.0, communication Wi-Fi And communication 4.0 Bluetooth, With a docking station added to the side of the tablet that adds an Ethernet connection and a port HDMI.
As can be seen from his name, the Toughpad 4k Belongs to the famous Panasonic line of hard and durable computers. As such, the body of the device, which consists of carbon fibers, is supposed to survive falls from as high as 75 centimeters (2.5 Pete) unharmed.
Thickness of the Toughpad 4k It stands at about 12.5 millimeters and weighs about 2.3 kilograms - quite reasonable data in relation to the size of the device and the hardware that makes it up.
And now, to the punch line: the Toughpad 4k Will go on sale in Europe this coming November. The price? Starting at 4,509 euros (about 21,700 NIS) for the basic model, with the touch pen offered separately for 280 euros (about 1,350 NIS).
If in case the Toughpad 4k In the first quarter of the year, Panasonic will bring to the market an improved version of the tablet with increased RAM, an improved graphics core, an advanced processor and probably even an even more terrifying price tag. Personally, we prefer to wait a little until that Tablets With Ultra HD screens will no longer cost a five-digit amount.
|The Toughpad 4k Designed for professionals, institutions and the retail market, but Panasonic will be happy to sell you one too - assuming you can afford it|