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Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 500GB HDD 15.4"
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Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.8GHz 16GB 500GB HDD 15.4" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.8GHz 16GB Jul 2013
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The Panasonic Toughbook 52 delivers the power of a desktop in a semi-rugged design that provides the flexibility to work anywhere. With a shock-mounted flex-connect hard drive, magnesium alloy... More
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13 Reasons For

Panasonic Laptops Have Good Reviews

Laptops from Panasonic have an average rating of 80 out of 100, which is in the top 37% of all portable PC manufacturers that we have assessed.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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Quite New PCI Express Slot Version

The PCI Express slot versions of medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Toughbook CF-52 range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slot version is 2.2. At 3, the Toughbook CF-52 has a quite new PCI Express slot version compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Toughbook CF-52 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst laptops of this age. Across all the medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 380MHz.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Toughbook CF-52 is 660MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. At 1,200 megahertz, the Toughbook CF-52 has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Toughbook CF-52.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 has a fairly fast processor clock speed (2.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. Comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have processor clock speeds of between 0.8GHz and 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.1GHz.

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Very Big Internal Memory

The internal memory of the Toughbook CF-52 of 16 gigabytes is one of the biggest amongst notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Toughbook CF-52. The internal memory of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Toughbook CF-52 range from 1GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toughbook CF-52 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Panasonic portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52.

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

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16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display

This portable PC has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

The Toughbook CF-52 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies (3.5 gigahertz) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. Across all the similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52 the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Toughbook CF-52 the battery capacities range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh. The Toughbook CF-52 has one of the biggest battery capacities (6,750 milliamperes * hour) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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11 Reasons Against

Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

The Toughbook CF-52 is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Toughbook CF-52 does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Toughbook CF-52.

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Very Short Battery Life

With a battery life of only 4 hours, the Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 has a fairly short battery life compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52. The shortest battery life of medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the Toughbook CF-52 is 2.5h, the longest is 4,400h, and the average battery life is 20h.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toughbook CF-52 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Toughbook CF-52 which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. 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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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

With a memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz, the Toughbook CF-52 has a quite slow memory clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago. Across all the similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52 the memory clock speeds range from 800MHz to 1,800MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,600MHz.

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Only 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 medium processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52, the Toughbook CF-52 does 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 frequently supported Bluetooth version on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Heavy

The average weight of medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52 is 2.2kg, and the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg. With a weight of 3.4 kilograms, the Toughbook CF-52 is one of the heaviest comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Toughbook CF-52 amongst medium processor core laptops of this age.

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Thick

At 50.8 millimeters, the Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 is very thick compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years. Across all the notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Toughbook CF-52 the heights range from 12mm to 310mm, and the average height is 28mm.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Toughbook CF-52

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Panasonic laptop has been on the market for over three years.

Average Screen Size

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 has a pretty average screen size (15.4 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Toughbook CF-52 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Toughbook CF-52.

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Specification

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USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
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Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
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Expert Reviews

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12 March 2010

Great if you?re going to be taking it all-terrain or even if you?re just clumsy, but the dated browser will need upgrading...

1 December 2009

Talk about long shelf life. In a world where notebook models are outdated and replaced within 12 months, it?s refreshing to see something with true staying power ? the Panasonic Toughbook CF-52.... Read more…

12 December 2008

For demanding users who tend to miss their mouth while they sip, or for anyone who is always using their notebook on the road, the semi-rugged Toughbook CF-52 is a worthy proposition. But it won?t...

1 September 2008

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-52 is an interesting semi-rugged machine that offers performance, reliability and versatility. Sporting Panasonics trust-inspiring Toughbook design (compared to its... Read more…

29 July 2008

The Panasonic Toughbook range is best known for its fully-ruggedised industrial laptops. However, the CF-52 (£1551 inc. VAT) takes a slightly different approach. Its semi-rugged casing can be... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 11 September 2014 by Shane M.

We have 85 of the CF-52 Toughbooks in the hands of field service technicians. On the whole, we have had good success with them. It is a great machine for in-the-truck and on-the-job duties. This... Read more…

Reviewed 29 October 2013 by Diana B.

Keep in mind that i have not purchased this piece of hardware, I also do not plan on doing so at any point in the future...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toughbooks cf52vdf131, toughbooks cf52vdf131m
Barcodes 00885170168923
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