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toughbook 18

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-18

Toughbook® CF-18, world's first fully ruggedized notebook/pen tablet with integrated, concurrent access to WAN, LAN and GPS systems, Windows® XP TabletPC Edition version with magnetically digitized screen. World's only fully ruggedized, swivel-screen, 4.4-pound convertible notebook/pen tablet.
Shock-mounted 10.4-inch TFT daylight-readable, anti-reflective,active-matrix color LCD display with 1024 x 768 pixel internal resolution at 16 million colors and 1280 x 1024 pixel external resolution at 16 million colors. Optional transflective LCD in
Touchscreen PC model automatically balances sunlight and backlight for brightness levels in excess of 850 cd/m2.

Display panel swivels and tilts to virtually any angle for maximum visibility in notebook configuration and flips for use as standalone ruggedized pen-tablet.
Shock-and-vibration isolated 40GB low-voltage UDMA hard drive, Full support for Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® XP Professional or Windows® XP TabletPC Edition
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Fully sealed and MIL STD 810F tested against drop shock, vibration, water, dust, heat and cold.

7.5 hour runtime from compact lithium-ion battery pack

10.7 x 8.5 x 1.9-inches (WDH), 4.2 lbs

ESP: $3200.00

"The Toughbook 18 is quite simply in a class by itself," said Rance Poehler, president of Panasonic Computer Solutions Company. "It will redefine the tablet PC category while setting new standards for versatility in notebook computing. Panasonic has leveraged its years of experience and engineering to design a tablet PC which provides the durability demands for both white and blue collar applications. The 'convertible' nature of the Toughbook 18 makes it ideal for use from claims adjusters to hospital nurses while also being able to withstand the pounding from Panasonic's Military and Public Safety customers. The Toughbook 18 can be carried up a latter, hung on a wall as a tablet, or mounted in a vehicle like a standard notebook," notes Poehler.

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The Toughbook TestedSM Program
Toughbook Tested is our commitment to provide Panasonic customers with complete, integrated mobile computing solutions. The Toughbook Tested program includes a wide variety of dependable, high-quality third-party enhancements that are designed to increase performance and productivity.
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Designed using MIL-STD-810F test procedures
Full magnesium alloy case
Moisture- and dust-resistant LCD,
keyboard and touchpad
Sealed port and connector covers
Shock-mounted HDD
Rugged hinge
Vibration and drop-shock resistant design
256MB SDRAM (DDR) standard,
expandable to 768MB
Touchscreen PC version: 10.4'' 1024 x 768 (XGA) transmissive, anti-reflective, outdoor-viewable TFT Active Matrix Color LCD or 10.4" 800 x 600 (SVGA) transflective, anti-reflective, sunlight-readable TFT Active Matrix Color LCD
Tablet PC version: 10.4'' 1024 x 768 (XGA) transmissive, anti-reflective, outdoor-viewable TFT Active Matrix Color LCD with Digitizer
External video support up to 1280 x 1024
(16 million colors)
SigmaTelTM STAC9757 AC-97 v.2.1 Compliant
Integrated speaker
Convenient keyboard volume and mute controls
Type II x 2 or Type II x 1 + SmartCard x 1
82-key with dedicated Windows® key
Pressure Sensing touchpad with vertical scrolling support
-Integrated 56Kbps V.90 Compliant, RJ11
Network Interface Card
-100BASE-TX/10BASE-T, RJ45
Serial Port
-D-sub 9 (Touchscreen PC version only)
External Video
-D-sub 15
USB 2.0 (x2)
-4 pin
-Mini-jack Stereo
Microphone/Line In
-Mini-jack Mono

Integrated 802.11b
Lithium Ion battery pack (7.4V, 6600mAh)
Battery operation: up to 5 hours*
Battery charging time: approximately 4 hours/off*
AC Adapter: AC 100V-240V 50/60Hz, Auto-sensing/switching for worldwide power supply
Suspend/Resume Function, Hibernation, Standby, ACPI BIOS
Touchscreen PC version: Preloaded Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (Windows® 2000 available), Setup, Diagnostics, On-line Reference Manual, Adobe® Acrobat® Reader
Tablet PC version: Preloaded Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional Tablet Edition, Setup, Diagnostics, On-line Reference Manual, Adobe® Acrobat® Reader
Integrated Kensington Lock Slot, Password Security (Supervisor, User, Coffee Break)
3 year limited warranty, parts & labor
 •  1.9''(H) x 8.5''(D) x 10.7''(W)
 •  4.4 lbs.
Wide Area Wireless Network solutions
– CDMA 2000 1xRTT
– GPRS Class 8
Smart Card
Global Positioning System (GPS) Receiver
Backlit keyboard
 •  Lithium Ion Battery Pack CF-VZSU30U
 •  AC Adapter CF-AA1625AM
 •  Car Charger CF-AAV1601AU
 •  Battery Charger CF-VCBTB1U
 •  External USB DVD/CD-RW Drive CF-VDRRT1M
 •  128MB Memory Card CF-BAR0128
 •  256MB Memory Card CF-BAR0256
 •  512MB Memory Card CF-BAR0512
Battery performance features such as charge time and life span can vary according to the conditions under which the computer and battery are used. Battery operation and recharge times will vary based on many factors including screen brightness, applications, features, power management, battery conditioning and other customer preferences.
Integrated options and accessories may vary depending on your notebook configuration.
Please consult your reseller or Panasonic representative before purchasing.


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