Mobile PC product line
Panasonic's Toughbook U1 Ultra offers improved sunlight viewability, Windows 7 and faster performance.
Secaucus, N.J., September 29, 2010—Panasonic Solutions Co. announced the newest member of its Toughbook U1 ultra-mobile PC product family, the Toughbook U1 Ultra. All Toughbook U1 products combine the portability of a handheld computer, the benefits of a full Windows OS, the durability needed for enterprise applications and a suite of available integrated features. The new Toughbook U1 Ultra is equipped with a TransflectivePlus display for up to 6,000 nit viewability in direct sunlight, 64 GB solid state hard drive, 2 GB of memory, an Intel Atom Processor (Z530 1.6 Ghz) and Windows 7. The device is for highly mobile jobs such as direct store delivery (DSD), eCitation and vegetation management in markets like supply chain management, public safety and utilities.
The Toughbook U1 family of handheld replacement computers has also undergone a number of usability and navigation enhancements, including enlarged screen icons, programmable “right click” onscreen button, a larger soft keyboard, a “zoom and pan” mode—allowing users to simply navigate robust content and a soft “Ctrl-Alt-Del” button for log-on access.
The optional 2 megapixel camera features updated software to offer faster auto-focus and improved white balancing, while the optional barcode reader has been improved with new software that allows for onboard, data and symbology configuration.