Panasonic had announced two devices at CES 2013 in January for UK users only. But now it has decided to launch one of these devices in the US too. Exactly after an year of its UK launch, Panasonic Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 tablet will hit the US in coming January for an amount of $5,999.
This is a large tablet that have big 20-inch IPS alpha display which is a super high 3840x2560 resolution 4K LCD with LED backlighting. The screen has 10-point capacitive multi touch with optional optical pen, Ambient light, magnetic, gyro and acceleration sensors. The screen can automatically rotates at 15:10 aspect ratio.
Panasonic Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 tablet runs Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro operating system. Other main specs of the device include Intel Core i5-3437U GHz vPro processor, dedicated 2GB VRAM, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM and also HD 1280x720 pixel front webcam with microphone. USB 3.0, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity options are also there. The weight of this tablet is 5.27 lbs and thickness is 0.49-inches.
But this will not be a choice of long route travelers. As the large tablet has short duration of battery life. Its battery can prolong for 2 hours that won't work in long travels though an optional desktop cradle and carrying case also comes with it. But this $6000 tablet with 4K visual experience will be a good choice for professional photographers, designers, video makers, architectures and others who have a budget for it.
Learn more about this huge 4k tablet in the following demo video.