Summary: As a fully rugged 10-inch notebook, the Panasonic Toughbook 19 occupies a class all its own. If you want a military-grade notebook that will last the whole day and won’t break your back—and you have the room in your budget—the Toughbook 19 is an excellent choice.
Pros: Lightweight for a rugged notebook, Long battery life, Responsive touchscreen, Bright display with good viewing angles, Better graphics performance than other fully rugged notebooks, Strong wireless scores,
Cons: Cramped keyboard, Touchpad has a lot of friction,
Panasonic's latest Toughbook is as big as a netbook and as strong as an ox
Good Gear Guide.au
4 September 2013
Summary: It's a hefty investment, but if you work in a field that's tough on regular laptops — and you've already gone through thousands of dollars worth of dead laptops as a result — the Panasonic Toughbook CF-19MK3 might be a worthwhile proposition.
Pros: Small, built like a tank, tablet-convertible; useful for covert ops, recon missions
Cons: Tough features come at a high cost, embedded 3G modem is not standard, doesn't use a solid-state drive