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Panasonic Toughbook 53 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 14" Laptop

$1,270.21
$1,243.33 $26.88 cheaper than 45 days ago
2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2GHz 4GB Aug 2014
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Versatility From The Original Semi-rugged Laptop ManufacturerIn 1998, Panasonic created the first semi-rugged computer. Now, Panasonic introduces the latest generation, the Panasonic Toughbook 53.... More
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7 Reasons For

Panasonic Has Excellent Reviews for Its Laptops

Panasonic is one of the best portable PC manufacturers according to average user and expert review score data that we have collected for all notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toughbook 53 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that were released more than two years ago.

Amongst similar types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Long Battery Life

The shortest battery life of portable PCs of this age and type is 2h and the longest is 4,400h. At 10 hours, the Toughbook 53 has a fairly long battery life compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Front Camera

The Panasonic Toughbook 53 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this age and type also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toughbook 53 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Toughbook 53 do have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Toughbook 53 the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At only 320 gigabytes, the Toughbook 53 has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Toughbook 53.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on laptops of this age and type.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

At only 4 gigabytes, the Toughbook 53 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Toughbook 53. Portable PCs of this age and type have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB.

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Very Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 320 gigabytes, the Toughbook 53 has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Toughbook 53. The smallest hard drive capacity of laptops of a comparable age and type to the Toughbook 53 is 180GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Heavy

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg. At 2.5 kilograms, the Panasonic Toughbook 53 is quite heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Toughbook 53.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Panasonic Toughbook 53 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4.0 EDR Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Toughbook 53

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Panasonic released the Toughbook 53.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2 gigahertz, the Toughbook 53 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Screen Size

The Toughbook 53 has a pretty standard screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Key
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery
Power
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic cf532, panasonic i54310, panasonic cf532j, panasonic cf532jc, panasonic i54310u, panasonic cf532jcz, panasonic cf532jczy, panasonic cf532jczyn, panasonic cf532jczyc, panasonic cf532jczycm, panasonic cf532jczynm

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