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Panasonic Toughbook 55 Mk2 – HD/FHD FZ-55 Models

The Panasonic Toughbook 55 MK2, otherwise known as the FZ-55 model is one of the best selling and affordable semi-rugged laptops built by Panasonic. The Toughbook 55 is available with an HD touchscreen, intel i5 processor, 19 hour battery and a large selection of modular accessories. Are Toughbooks worth it? Yes! The cost over their lifetime is much lower than other laptops due to a very low failure rate and excellent mobility, flexibility and durability.

  • 19 Hour Battery Life in a Semi-Rugged Affordable Business Notebook.
  • 11th Generation Intel Core i5 1145G7 vPro Processor
  • eSim enhanced connectivity
  • 14″ HD/FHD/FHD Touchscreen options
  • Expansion slot and universal bay upgradeability
  • Fully compatible with Toughbook CF-54 vehicle docking and power options.
  • Thunderbolt 4 port added
  • Advanced Security against cybersecurity threats

Link to rugged product accessories

Base unit screen options below

  • Toughbook 55 Standard HD with Windows 11
  • Toughbook 55 Full HD with Windows 11
  • Toughbook 55 Full HD Touchscreen with Windows 11

We have listed a number of common configurations but please contact us for other variations. Please check stock availability.

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Download the below solution guide for full details of the devices available and options/accessories.

£1,599.00£2,329.00 Ex VAT

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Toughbook 55 Specifications

  • Operating System – Windows 11
  • Mobile Computing Platform – Intel® Core™ i5-1145G7  vPro™ processor (1.6GHz up to 4.1GHz, 6MB Intel® Smart Cache)
  • Windows Secured-core with Identity, operating system and Secure BIOS protection.
  • RAM  – 8GB RAM (max. 64GB) 3200 MT/S
  • Graphic Chip – Intel® UHD Graphics 620 (support Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics when 2 RAM Modules installed)
  • Storage – 256GB NVMe OPAL SSD
  • LCD – 14″ Active Matrix (TFT) colour LCD 1366 x 768 pixels (HD) or 1920×1080 FHD  with or without Touchscreen
  • Wireless LAN – WiFi 6
  • Bluetooth™ – 5.1
  • Mobile Broadband (*Option)  4G LTE, EM7455
  • Global Positioning* u-blox NEO-M8N (supports GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo)
  • Sound – WAVE and MIDI playback, Intel® High Definition Audio subsystem support with 92-dBA output for noisy environments.
  • Front Camera* – 2 MP with IR / privacy shutter (Windows Hello compliant)
  • Enhanced Voice Recognition* – 4 Microphones (included in Front Camera)
  • PORTS – HDMI –  x1, Micro SDXC Memory Card x1, 2x USB 3.2, USB 3.1 type C PD x1, Thunderbolt 4 x1, DC In x1, Port Replicator –  x1, Headset x1, Dual Path Through Connector* x1
  • LAN – IEEE 802.3 10Base-T / IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX / IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T (2nd GLAN optional).
  • Power Management Standby function, ACPI BIOS
  • Weight Approx. 2.08 kg
  • AC Adapter Input: 100V – 240V AC, 50Hz/ 60Hz, Output: 15.6V DC, 7.05A
  • Operating Temperature -20°C to +60°C
  • Battery Life Approx. 19 hours (Mobile Mark™ 2014). Approx. 38 hours with 2nd battery (Mobile Mark™ 2014)
  • Battery Lithium-Ion 10.8V, 6500mAh (Typ.), 6300mAh (min.)
  • Dimensions (WxHxD) 345mm x 272mm x 32.8mm
  • Drop Resistance 91cm, Dust Resistance IP5x, Water Resistance IPx3
  • Standard Configuration FZ-55mk1, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, battery pack
  • Included with the device –  Power Supply, Power Cord, Display cleaning cloth, and User Manual

*  FZ-55 Optional – Standard on FHD Touchscreen models
** Exclusive Option, pre-configured or accessory
*** Exclusive Option, pre-configured
**** Designed for MIL-STD810H. Test by an independent third-party lab following 2nd half of 2019.

Upgradeable Expansion Options

  1. Universal Bay** Discrete GPU (Coming soon), 2nd SSD, Smart Card Reader, DVD MultiDrive, Blu Ray Drive
  2. Front Expansion Slot** 2nd Battery, Fingerprint Reader, Contactless Smart Card Reader (HF-RFID), Smart Card Reader
  3. Rear Expansion Slot*** VGA + True Serial + 4th USB 3.1, VGA + True Serial + 2nd native GLAN, VGA + True Serial + Rugged USB 2.0 Hot Swap* With 2nd Battery (Please note- Factory fit only)

Rear Expansion options are now user upgradable.

Additional information

Weight 2.08 kg
Dimensions 34 × 27 × 3 cm

HD, Full HD, Full HD Touchscreen

Standard RAM

8GB, 16GB


256GB, 512GB, 1TB


NO, 2Mp w/ IR

Additional Ports

None, VGA/Serial/4th USB

Built in 4G

4G, No 4G