Pros Lightest 2 spindle laptop with CD burner and DVD reader. Good keyboard. Long battery. 1400 x 1050 screen size. Very good wireless.
Cons No firewire. Uses special 3.3V hard disk, thus, I can not upgrade the disk from 40GB. Screen backlight / screen viewing angle is not wide enough.
Pros Light and high resolution screen
Cons LCD screen has a very narrow viewing angle, text and images at corners are not rendered as well as those at center.
Pros Here in Australia, Panasonic have decided to drop the business range of Toughbooks and thus this model disappears from our market. Having lived with one for 18 months and now looking to upgrade this move disappoints me because there is nothing else in th
Cons We can't buy them anymore. In Australia their service is absolutely atrocious.
Pros Weight, battery life, screen size, ruggedness, stable software. Given the features offered by the both the CF-W2 and CF-Y2 that are ahead of the rest of the industry by about 2 years, I have no understanding why both laptops are rated only 8.1/10 given th
Cons Could offer HD with more than 40G and bluetooth.
Pros With a bit of effort I succeeded in installing a dual-boot Linux/Windows XP system on my Toughbook Y2. I concur with the glowing CNet editor's review. By the way, I was told by laptopsinc.com that the max memory is actually 768Mb, not 512Mb as reported