Pros

  • Can take a beating
  • Integrated wireless WAN support

Cons

  • Measly 1024 x 768-pixel resolution
  • Optical drive hinges interfere with keys

At A Glance

Tough enough to tackle the real world, but not enough power to tackle some computing tasks.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Toughbook W7 notebook is designed for the high-output demands of today's mobile professionals. Rugged features, such as a shock-mounted had drive, ensure maximum durability and industry-leading reliability.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number CF-W7BWAZZJM
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 5800 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 7 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
VGA Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Screen Mode XGA
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 384 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 80 GB
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Panasonic
Manufacturer Part Number CF-W7BWAZZJM
UPC Code 92281873435
Brand Name Panasonic
Product Name Toughbook W7 Notebook
Marketing Information

The Toughbook W7 notebook is designed for the high-output demands of today's mobile professionals. Rugged features, such as a shock-mounted had drive, ensure maximum durability and industry-leading reliability.

Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.panasonic.com
Product Line Toughbook
Product Series W7
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 2 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-533/PC2-4200
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Toughbook W7 Notebook
  • AC Adapter
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Additional Information

    Notebook Height:

  • 1.4" / 2.0"
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model Wireless WiFi Link 4965AG
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.0
    Physical Characteristics
    Width 10.7"
    Depth 8.5"
    Weight (Approximate) 48.0 oz
    Color Magnesium Alloy
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core 2 Duo
    Processor Model U7500
    Processor Speed 1.06 GHz
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 533 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model GM965 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Business
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type PC Card Type II

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 52.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
    Battery
    Battery Life 6:27:01 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 534.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 508.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 579.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 866.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 865.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 1483.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 466.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 729.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 380.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 8.57   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 5.67   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 709.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0