Getting Down And Dirty Tough Laptops That Could Handle Rigors Of Oil Rigs & Construction Sites

Posted on Apr 13 2017 - 3:16pm by Editorial Staff

Thanks to large multinational employers’ increasing interest in rugged computing products, Indian companies too have started investing in rugged laptops to achieve productivity in difficult working conditions. The good news is workers at oil rigs, and construction sites are no more dependent on desktops for data and email management. There is a reason rugged laptops India can be seen as one of the trending keywords on various search engines. These devices are loaded with heavy graphics and have high configurations to facilitate the desktop-alike working experience. They run smoothly without any loss of hardware function or data, withstanding unexpected tumbles, falls, and dips.

An undisputed leader in the rugged notebooks, Panasonic has introduced Toughbook for field applications where exposure to intense environments is a constant challenge. Surviving the brutality of the suffocating heat and freezing temperatures, the widely-appreciated line of the rugged notebooks is designed to increases ‘mobile productivity’ for oil rings and construction site workforce.

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Giving an edge to any business

With the low cost of ownership, Panasonic’s Toughbook offers desktop-class performance through a powerful processor that are integrated with webcam and battery to ensure that you get that ‘very much needed’ combination of military-grade durability and enterprise-class mobile computing. Perfect for workers who work around oil rings and constructions sites, many Toughbook models are detachable. Offering a great choice of configuration, these devices can be taken to any corner of the factory without worrying about 24X7connectivity, which is backed by Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC, and Bluetooth.

Maintaining the right balance between functionary and durability, one such model Toughbook CF-20 is the ‘most talked about’ rugged laptop that can be taken to any location that has excess grease, mud, and manure. Foldable to offer ease of carrying around, it never compromises on computing supremacy and performance.

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Forever-evolving business needs

Offering power-packed performance in a portable machine, Toughbook CF-20 is afully rugged yet lightweight device (just 1,760 gm). Thanks to built-in battery saving technology, it can be operated for hours. Ergonomic and durable design only offers great flexibility to take it to anywhere. Developed to meet the evolving needs of enterprises, the CF-20 is powered by Intel HD Graphics 515 for high-definition document viewing.

Equipped with Windows 10 Pro platform, 1.1GHz Intel Core m5 vPro processor and 8GB of RAM, the device also comes with a 10.10-inch touchscreen display. Users who find Windows 7 Professional more suitable can opt for that operating system. Referred as a 2-in-1 device, it detaches easily to become a 10.1-inch tablet that meets IP65 water and dust resistance.

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For Handling Rigors of Oil Rigs & Construction Sites

Designed for oil rings and construction site worker who are constantly exposed to challenging working conditions, Toughbook CF-20 comes across as a ‘low maintenance’ device. The clever built-in handle makes this ‘gloved, sunlight-viewable’ device offer on-the-job flexibility.  The device complies with MIL-STD-810G and MIL-STD-461F military specifications for taking the abuse at construction sites and oil rings. Power never becomes a problem even as the work day gets longer; thanks to the optional bridge battery that permits hot swap battery replacement.

For 24 x 7 Connectivity


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Today’s fast-paced businesses are depended on strong data management, which is supported by various plug and play devices and cloud storage. The CF-20 has a generous array of ports and slots, protected by safely behind lockable covers. Having connectivity options such as USB, SD card reader, HDMI, VGA, Ethernet, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth and optional 4G LTE and GPS, the device complement the business’s ecosystem that heavily relies on 24×7 connectivity.

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