Lets ToughBook Waterproof Computer

Matsushita Electric, best known for its Panasonic brand and notably its ToughBooks, plans to release a notebook this May in Japan that is water proof. Exact details are still unknown, but the LetsNote CF-Y5 features a waterproof sheet and a special drainage system to protect its hard drive and circuit board from “light water damage? – sounds more ‘water resistant’ from where we swim. It can also take a 220lb beating, sports a 1.5Ghz Intel dual core processor, a 14.1? screen, 60GB hard drive, wireless, DVD burner and a few other features. It should cost about $2300. We’ll keep you posted as more details emerge.

Matsushita Plans Waterproof Laptop [MercuryNews] 



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Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."