Tough smartphone!

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-X1Panasonic, a startup vendor in smartphone industry has launched two new rugged tablets with phone functionality by the names FZ-X1 and FZ-X1 at MWC 2014.

The FZ-X1 version runs on Android 4.2.2 on a Qualcomm 1.7GHz processor. The device has a 5-inch display with 720×1280 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 2.3GHz Qualcomm MSM8974AB processor along 2GB of RAM. The device comes with an 8MP rear camera and 1.3MP front camera. It has 32GB of built-in storage and supports microSD for additional space. The tablet is powered by a massive 6,000mAh battery.

The FZ-X1 is the first tablets to have 3G and LTE in the Toughpad lineup, which include seven additional tablets with screens ranging from 7 to 20 inches.

The 5-inch Toughpads FZ-X1 will first go on sale in Japan for about ¥130,000 (US$1,268), in August 2014.

Panasonic Toughpads FZ-X1 Specifications are

  • Processor: 1.7GHz QualComm
  • Display: 7-Inch HD
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Camera: Rear 8MP/ Front 1.3MP
  • Memory: 32GB internal/64GB External
  • OS: Android 4.2.2
  • Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
  • Battery: 6000mAh