Chandler, Arizona (PRWEB) February 07, 2013
Group Mobile, well known for carrying the top brands in rugged laptops, rugged tablet PCs, and rugged handheld computers has extended its product offerings to include the Toughpad FZ-G1 from Panasonic. This thin and light fully-rugged 10.1" Windows® 8 Pro tablet provides crucial port connectivity and multiple features in a compact size. The Toughpad FZ-G1 next-generation tablet offers a complete range of embedded wireless options including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth®, and optional 4G LTE or 3G Gobi™ mobile broadband to help users stay connected while in the field.
The Toughpad FZ-G1 is powered by an Intel® Core™ i5-3437U 1.9GHz vPro processor for faster speeds and enhanced device management. The FZ-G1 also comes standard with 4GB RAM, expandable to 8GB (at time of purchase only), and a 128GB solid state drive, with an optional 256GB solid state drive available.
The Toughpad FZ-G1 weighs only 2.4 pounds and is designed to MIL-STD-810G and to IP65 specifications, to protect against environmental conditions and accidental situations, such as bumps, drops, or exposure to wind, heat, and rain. The Toughpad FZ-G1 delivers 8 hours of battery life and a battery charging time of 2.5 hours off, 3 hours on.
The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-G1 has a multi-touch daylight readable, touchscreen and digitizer display. The display also features Panasonic's IPS display with direct bonding, plus anti-glare and anti-reflective screen treatments, making it easily viewable in direct sunlight, an essential tool for field workers. Other features include an integrated front 720p webcam with mic and a 3MP rear camera, various options for peripheral connectivity, and a removable battery that can accommodate a full day on the job.
“We believe the FZ-G1 sets the new benchmark in the market for outdoor screen visibility. This combined with the latest features of Windows 8 Pro and Panasonic’s experience of making rugged devices with proven TCO, users will experience a new freedom of fully integrated workflows.” said Jan Kaempfer, Marketing Director of Panasonic Computer Product Solutions.
“We expect the Toughpad FZ-G1 to be extremely popular among our customers requiring the Windows operating system,” said Stephanie Kreitner, Marketing Director for Group Mobile. “Panasonic rugged computers have always been a favorite among our customers because of Panasonic's excellent reputation and years of experience in the mobile computing industry, as well as the product line’s outstanding toughness and dependability."
The Toughpad FZ-G1 rugged tablet can be pre-ordered from Group Mobile now. For more information on the rugged Toughpad FZ-G1 tablet visit http://www.groupmobile.com/product.asp/sku=6406/dept_id=/mf_id=1/Toughpad+FZ-G1+Rugged+Windows+Tablet+PC.html.
About Group Mobile
Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, Group Mobile serves customers all over North America. Customers range from Fortune 500 companies and the U.S. Military, to local police/fire/ambulance, to small and mid-size businesses, to the frequent traveler that needs something more durable than a commercial, off-the-shelf computer. Group Mobile carries all the leading rugged computing brands. In addition, Group Mobile offers vehicle docking and mounting equipment from Gamber Johnson, Ram Mounts, Jotto Desk, and Havis/Ledco. To learn more about rugged computers and how they differ from commercial, indoor computers, check out the Rugged Computer Guide or visit us online at http://www.groupmobile.com.