Bizpad: Panasonic Announces Windows CE Tablet

It turns out Fujitsu isn’t the only Japanese electronics company still producing Windows tablets: Panasonic today announced [JP] the so-called BizPad, a device with a 6.5-inch screen specifically aimed at – you guessed it – businesses.

Here are the main specs:

  • 6.5-inch touch screen with VGA resolution (640×480) with LED backlight
  • shock-, dust, water-proof body (click here for videos)
  • OS: Windows Embedded CE 6.0
  • Freescale i.MX27L 400MHz (32bit RISC CPU)
  • RAM: 256MB
  • Wi-Fi IEEE802.11b/g
  • Bluetooth V2.0+EDR Class 2
  • SDHC card slot, USB 2.0 port
  • optional: 3G module, IC card reader, 2MP camera with flash light
  • weight: 600g
  • battery life: 8 hours

Panasonic already started selling the BizPad in Japan today (with an open price model).