Expansion Slots - CF-F9

Panasonic Toughbook CF-F9 Expansion Slots

The Panasonic Toughbook CF-F9 has a variety of expansion slots that provide additional features through the use of expansion cards. Some of the expansion slots support older technologies that are still used by many Toughbook users today. The following expansion slots are installed on the two models of the Toughbook CF-F9:

Panasonic Toughbook CF-F9(K) mk2:

1 - PC Card Type II

1 - SD Card (SDHC)

Let’s take a look at the type devices that each of these expansion cards support:

PC Card Type II

PC expansion cards are also sometimes referred to as PCMCIA cards and support a variety of devices. Common devices include wireless LAN cards, microdrives, ethernet cards, modems, FireWire ports and mobile broadband cards.

SD Card (SDHC)

Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) cards are high density flash memory cards. Read/Write speeds are based on the Class of the card but can run as high as 150MB/s while speeds of older SD cards ran at about 10MB/s. These cards usually have a memory capacity of 4GB to 32 GB when introduced but newer SDXC cards support capacities of up to 2TB. Common devices that use SDHC cards are car navigation systems, cellular phones, e-books, PDAs, smartphones, digital cameras, music players, digital video camcorders, personal computers, and laptops.

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The Panasonic Toughbook CF-F9 is no longer in production and is only available in limited supply as a refurbished product. We recommend the following similar products: 

Toughbook CF-52

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