Panasonic has been turning out its Toughbook laptops for some time now to those that need something a little more study. The almost invincible range of computers are famed for their reliability and battery life. Weight and size however has always been a problem.

Enter the Toughbook tablet, an enterprise grade portable from Panasonic that will make use of Google's Android OS. Aimed at those who need a bit of hardiness to their electronics, the tablet will undoubtedly turn up in the hands of soldiers, government personnel, Everest climbers, desert crossers, and Fringe Division. The clumsy will probably also appreciate the Toughbook tablet.

The tablet incorporates a 10.1 inch XVGA high-brightness daylight viewable screen and even an active stylus suggesting a resistive rather than capacitive screen. The Toughbook is also ultra-secure, at a hardware level, has satellite based GPS, integrated 3G/4G connectivity and 'full-shift battery life'.

Sadly no idea of cost of release date just yet, but don't expect things to be particularly cheap, all this toughness comes at a price. 

Fancy a tough tablet? Or you careful with your gadgets?

Hunter Skipworth

The baby of the Lint team, Hunter has been a tech fan since he bought his first MiniDisc..and what a waste of money that was. He began writing about electronics at the age of 16 and hasn't stopped since. Nowadays he fulfils his mobile phone and gaming obsession whilst attempting to distract people from his bizarre name. Regular meetings with the Gladiators crew see Hunter often returning to work battered and bruised. Considers himself a music obsessive, was once the most highly decorated scout in the country. Fan of trousers.

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