The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance is an even more powerful version of the standard model announced in July this year, although it is equipped with an Intel Broadwell (and not Skylake), Core i7-5600U vPro fifth generation (4MB cache and 2.6 GHz up to 3.2 GHz thanks to Intel Turbo Boost Technology), dedicated graphics card AMD FirePro M5100 with 16 GB of RAM and 256 GB SSD (SSD 512GB optional) for managing high-end applications. Thanks to multitouch IPS display 20 “with recognition of up to 10 fingers, 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2560 pixels), 230 PPI and aspect ratio of 15:10, the Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance is ideal for working on projects and designs A3.
The Electronic Touch Pen option also offers the ability to draw and take notes by hand directly on the device, with the same freedom and creativity when using pen and paper. The pen uses infrared signals to see distinctly every pixel on the screen and communicates with the tablet via Bluetooth, a feature that differentiates it from common digitizer. Its accuracy is derived from the ability to recognize each individual pixel on the screen of the tablet, as well as to record the tilt of the pen and to interpret up to 2,048 pressure levels, thus ensuring that drawing and handwriting of engineers and designers are reflected perfectly , down to the smallest details.
Thanks to the wide range of available interfaces (USB 3.0, gigabit LAN, HDMI 2.0 INPUT supporting HDCP2.2, Mini DisplayPort output connector and docking) and wireless connectivity (Bluetooth and WLAN), users can stay connected, both who are at your desk or out of the office. The HD webcam with microphone also ensures excellent functionality of video-conference. The HDMI 2.0 INPUTS Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance allows you to turn the device into a high-resolution monitor, perfect for viewing animations, quick copies, 3D models, designs and images with the highest definition, making it ideal for the world of broadcast and film. The operating system Windows 10 Pro ensures maximum performance and safety, with the ability to downgrade to Windows 7 Professional that allows compatibility with a wide range of business IT infrastructure.
The sleek silver frame and the display panel 4K are mounted on a magnesium frame, enclosed in a case in fiberglass reinforced able to turn it into a real business-rugged tablet. The Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance is lightweight and built to withstand falls from 76cm in height, to avoid any disruption of work and reduce total cost of ownership for businesses. In addition, it is also equipped with a Kensington lock, to ensure maximum safety both when you are away from the desk both during an event. The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance is certified by Dassault Systemes for use with SOLIDWORKS, the leading 3D CAD applications, and therefore is a ready to use solution for CAD designers, engineers and architects.
In combination with optional accessories such as desktop support and carrying cases, this device can be used both as a PC as tablet. The media can be used in drawing mode and provides additional connectivity options; Finally, there is also a support VESA. The new Panasonic Toughpad FZ-Y1 Performance model has a 3-year warranty with repair time of 96 hours, and will be available from the end of December 2015, with a recommended retail price from € 4,300 + VAT.