Panasonic System Solutions Company of North America, Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, announced the launch of the TOUGHBOOK S1, a fully rugged 7-inch Android tablet for mobile workers. The device is supported by productivity+, a comprehensive Android ecosystem that enables customers to develop, deploy and sustain the Android OS environment in the enterprise. The TOUGHBOOK S1 tablet's compact, rugged and lightweight body is ideal for workers who move from place to place across the manufacturing, transportation and logistics and field services industries. With a 14-hour battery life and warm swap battery, warehouse workers and truck drivers can use the device across multiple shifts without having to stop and charge.
"The TOUGHBOOK S1 is purpose-built for mobile workers in the most challenging environments and conditions, especially in transportation and logistics, manufacturing and field services where efficiency and reliability are essential for getting the job done," said Craig Jackowski, GM of Product Management, Panasonic System Solutions Company of North America. "Building on the TOUGHBOOK legacy of productivity and ruggedness, the TOUGHBOOK S1 comes at a time when our customers demand reliable technology solutions to support digital and mobile operations."
Featuring a high-powered long-term chipset, the TOUGHBOOK S1 enables both landscape and portrait modes so users can view applications in an orientation that best suits their needs. It features an outdoor-readable anti-reflection screen, patented rain mode and multi-touch performance whether using a stylus, finger or glove. These features are helpful for mobile workers who find themselves inspecting outdoor facilities, managing a lot of data or delivering packages that require signature proof. Optional accessories include a barcode reader, an extended life battery pack and a second USB-A port for added functionality.
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The new TOUGHBOOK S1 is available for purchase now, starting at $2,499 (SRP).
About Panasonic Corporation of North America
Newark, NJ-based Panasonic Corporation of North America is committed to creating a better life and a better world by enabling its business-to-business customers through innovations in Sustainable Energy, Immersive Entertainment, Integrated Supply Chains and Mobility Solutions. The company is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Corporation. One of Interbrand's Top 100 Best Global Brands of 2020, Panasonic is a leading technology partner and integrator to businesses, government agencies and consumers across the region.
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