Panasonic adds 20-inch tablet for enterprises and professionals

Panasonic Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 is the mother of all tablets and the company targets enterprises and professionals. The cost of professional-grade tablet in the U.S. is $5,999.

Panasonic claims that this is the world’s first 20-inch tablet with a 4K resolution display.  Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 is the world’s lightest and thinnest 20-inch tablet.

The company, which launched the new tablet in the U.S. on 7 November, will target professionals in business areas such as video production, architecture, design, photography and healthcare.

Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 also can be utilized in settings such as museums, training centers, sales showrooms and galleries.

Panasonic adds 20-inch tablet for enterprises and professionals

Specifications of Panasonic Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 include Intel Core i5 vPro processor with NVIDIA GeForce 745M GPU, Windows 8.1 Pro, 3840×2560 pixel display, Panasonic Electronic Touch Pen, 256GB SSD, 8 GB RAM and 2GB VRAM, Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0 (Class 1), USB 3.0, SDXC card slot, smart card reader, docking connector and 1280 x 720 pixel built-in front camera.

Battery offers 2 hours per MobileMark 2007 testing.

“It’s impressive to see Panasonic bringing its successful heritage of ruggedized PCs to the new designs running Windows 8.1, providing huge value to business customers who need high-resolution screens and durability,” said Jordan Chrysafidis, vice president of Worldwide OEM Marketing, Microsoft.

“The Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 provides portability to the all-in-one horsepower, hardware enhanced security, and collaboration capabilities delivered by Intel Core vPro processors to maximize productivity in the office, field or wherever the job takes them,” said Rick Echevarria, vice president of PC Client Group and general manager of Business Client Platform Division at Intel.

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