Panasonic has updated its Toughbook C1 convertible tablet PC with a second-generation Intel chip . The upgraded C1, which lays claim to being the lightest 12.1-inch convertible tablet, features a Core i5-2520M vPro 2.50GHz processor as opposed to the 2.4GHz Core i5-520M found inside its predecessor. Hit the jump for detailed specs.
When compared to the previous model,Windows 7 is said to boot 30 percent faster on the upgraded C1. Designed to survive 30” drops and 6-ounce spills, the ToughBook C1 has a 12.1-inch widescreen WXGA multi-touch display. It will be available next month with a starting price of $2,599.