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Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 8GB 500GB HDD 10.1" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.6GHz 8GB Aug 2013
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Featuring a revolutionary LCD screen that transforms from a high-performance notebook to a fully portable tablet PC, the CF-19 convertible tablet PC is reliable, durable and balanced lightweight... More
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23 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

The reviewer at Laptopmag.com gave this laptop an "Editor's Choice" award and decided it was superb and it received a "Best Buy" award from Itproportal.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on sixteen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, PC Advisor.co.uk and Laptopmag.com the average expert rating of this laptop is 75%.

Robust

Some Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 reviewers thought this laptop was strong and durable. Trustedreviews.com rated this laptop 4 stars and mentioned “Fully rugged devices obviously occupy a niche in the market, intended for those who face potentially hostile working environments”. Expert review site Laptopmag.com said “Rugged laptops typically involve a few compromises” . Laptopmag.com also wrote “As a fully rugged 10-inch notebook”.

Nice Design

A few Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was good looking. Expert review site Cnet.com.au wrote in their review of this laptop “This gives them something of a brutal chic.” . Five years ago Apcmag.com gave this laptop a score of 4 stars and said “Rubber shock dampers have an appealing industrial chic” in their review of this laptop. Expert review site Itproportal.com said “You might think your stylish aluminium- or magnesium-clad notebook could survive a knock or two.” in their review and scored it 5 stars.

Good Brand

Panasonic has good average ratings for its 2 in 1 laptops as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other manufacturers.

Good Technical Features

One Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 owner who reviewed this laptop reckoned that it had good features. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned “It's rugged features allow it to withstand the elements” .

Good Size

One customer who bought the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Apcmag.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 “At 2.3kg it†™ s not particularly heavy given that i”.

Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 has one of the fastest on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for more than two years is 270MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The Toughbook CF-19 has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Toughbook CF-19. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of laptops that were released around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19 range from 2GB to 32GB.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on similar spec portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Very New PCI Express Slot Version

With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 has a very new PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Toughbook CF-19. Across all the portable PCs of this age and spec the PCI Express slot versions range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz, the Toughbook CF-19 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst laptops of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Toughbook CF-19 is 560MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Toughbook CF-19 has one of the fastest processor clock speeds (2.6 gigahertz) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age. The processor clock speeds of 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years range from 0.8GHz to 2.7GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 1.7GHz.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Toughbook CF-19.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of portable PC is 133MHz.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Toughbook CF-19 has a quite big internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19. The average internal memory of 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to the Toughbook CF-19 is 5GB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

The average hard drive speed of notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19 is 5,700 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM. The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 has a quite fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19.

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Very Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

Laptops of this spec and age have maximum turbo frequencies of between 1.8GHz and 3.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.6GHz. The Toughbook CF-19 has one of the fastest maximum turbo frequencies (3.3 gigahertz) amongst 2 in 1 laptops of this age.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Toughbook CF-19 is a two USB 2.0 port laptop.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 has a touch sensitive screen, as do most of the other similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Type I CardBus PCMCIA Slot

This notebook PC has a Type II CardBus PCMCIA slot, which is typical of many portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Narrow

At only 271 millimeters, the Toughbook CF-19 is quite narrow compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Toughbook CF-19. The widths of 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 32mm to 390mm, and the average width is 320mm.

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10 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

The Toughbook CF-19 is a one PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19 have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Toughbook CF-19 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age which have a front camera.

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Very Small Screen Size

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 has a fairly small screen size (only 10.1 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago. 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19 have screen sizes of between 10" and 16".

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toughbook CF-19 does not have a full-size keyboard, although keep in mind that most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only 1024 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Toughbook CF-19 is 1024 x 768 pixels. That's 25% less display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels portable PC, which is the most common display resolution.

This laptop's display resolution (1024 x 768 pixels) is in fact the worst display resolution amongst all portable PCs of this age and type.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is the best display resolution amongst similar types of laptop.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

The Toughbook CF-19 has an HDD storage medium which is better than most laptops that have been available for more than two years. Most 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. 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.

An HDD storage medium is actually the worst storage medium across all notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Toughbook CF-19.

The best storage medium across comparable types of portable PC is SSD.

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Heavy

With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the Toughbook CF-19 is one of the heavier laptops that came out around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19 amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age. The average weight of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Toughbook CF-19 is 1.7kg, and the weights range from 750g to 20kg.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

At only 1,333 megahertz, the Toughbook CF-19 has a fairly slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago. Across all the portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the memory clock speeds range from 530MHz to 1,600MHz.

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Thick

The thinnest laptop of this type and age is 1.9mm thick, the thickest is 240mm, and the average height is 23mm. When compared to other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19, the height of the Toughbook CF-19 of 49 millimeters is one of the thickest.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Toughbook CF-19 has a better processor family than most 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Panasonic laptop has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Battery Life

With a battery life of 8.5 hours, the Toughbook CF-19 has a relatively typical battery life compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Toughbook CF-19 has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-19.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Front Side Bus
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by 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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Audio System
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
WiFi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Serial Port
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Out Port
Firewire (IEEE 1394) Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Bundled Software
Processor Special Features
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Processor Package Size
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Voltage
Battery Recharge Time
Battery Capacity
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology
RJ-11 Port

2 Awards

itproportal.com Best Buy Laptopmag.com Editor's Choice

Expert Reviews

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28 November 2012

Fully rugged devices obviously occupy a niche in the market, intended for those who face potentially hostile working environments. Emergency and military services, field workers, those into...

30 July 2012

The CF-19 is hard to criticise. There are virtually no competitors that can offer the same combination of robust chassis and features. However, at around £2,700, this is much more expensive than...

Itproportal.com

22 June 2012

The Panasonic Toughbook range has long been the poster child for rugged laptops and the CF-19 ( £2,400 inc. VAT ) is another impressive model. Unless you regularly work outside or in hostile... Read more…

26 May 2012

The Panasonic Toughbook range has long been the poster child for rugged laptops and the CF-19 is another impressive model. Unless you regularly work outside or in hostile conditions, you won't... Read more…

The Panasonic Toughbook range has long been the poster child for rugged laptops and the CF-19 is another impressive model.Unless you regularly work outside or in hostile conditions, you won't need... Read more…

12 March 2012

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 feels every bit as tough as it. It's rugged features allow it to withstand the elements and clumsiness. It's well suited for field assignments and factory floors, and...

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 feels every bit as tough as it. It's rugged features allow it to withstand the elements and clumsiness. It's well suited for field assignments and factory floors, and...

7 June 2011

Like its predecessor, the updated CF-19 is an extremely rugged notebook that is purpose-built for a tiny niche of the computing marketplace...

7 June 2011

Like its predecessor, the updated CF-19 is an extremely rugged notebook that is purpose-built for a tiny niche of the computing marketplace...

20 April 2011

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-19 is one of the better ultra-rugged notebooks on the market. Shaped like a paving tile, the magnesium alloy case and rubber shock dampers have an appealing industrial... Read more…

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