Toshiba Kirabook 13 Ultrabook Updated with Intel “Haswell”

Toshiba Kirabook 13 - i7s

Toshiba has refreshed the Kirabook 13 high-end 13.3-inch Ultrabook laptop, upgrading the processor options to the latest Intel Core 4th Gen Haswell. The laptop still retains the sharp above-full-HD 2,560×1,440-pixel display resolution and 221 pixels-per-inch density, optional touchscreen, and magnesium alloy chassis.

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World’s First 4K Ultra HD Laptops Coming Mid-2014

Toshiba Satellite P50 / P55 - Soon with 4K Ultra HD Display

Starting mid-2014, Toshiba will begin offering 4K Ultra HD resolution on select laptop models, the Satellite P50 / P55 and Tecra W50 / W55 in particular.

Pixel count on these world’s first 15.6-inch 4K notebooks will be 3840 x 2160 pixels, which translates to industry leading pixel density of 282 pixels-per-inch (PPI). This should result in incredibly sharp picture. Currently the highest resolution and highest PPI laptop displays are on a Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus model and the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro with QHD+ 3200 x 1800 resolution on their 13.3″ 276 PPI screens. Also, the HP Envy TouchSmart 14 optionally has the same resolution and 275 PPI on its 14″ display.

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Toshiba Satellite NB15t (A1302) – New Touch Mini Laptop

Toshiba Satellite NB15t A1302

Toshiba has released the entry-level Satellite NB15t mini-laptop with a 11.6-inch touchscreen display. It’s available in stores now in form of the NB15t-A1302 model with the Intel Celeron N2810 dual-core processor at 2GHz, 4GB of RAM memory, and a 500GB hard drive.

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8-Inch Windows 8(.1) Tablet Specs Compared: Acer Iconia W3 & W4, Dell Venue 8 Pro, Lenovo IdeaTab Miix 2, Toshiba Encore 8

8-inch Windows 8.1 Tablet (Toshiba)

A brand new breed of Windows-based personal computers are 8-inch tablets with low-power Intel Atom processors and Windows 8(.1) OS. In this post we’ll compare specifications of five currently known models.

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Toshiba C55-A5308 Laptop Essentials Black Friday Bundle Overview

The Toshiba C55-A5308 Laptop Essentials Bundle will be one of the 2013 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals lineup at Best Buy. The C55-A5308 is a typical 15.6-inch budget configuration with a 720p screen resolution which is still an acceptable resolution for entry-level laptops, the lower-to-mid-end Intel Core i3 processor, ordinary-sized 4GB of RAM, a generous 7500GB hard drive, and a DVD writer. The only non-typical feature of the cheap Windows 8 notebook PC is the supplied HDD being larger than the average 500GB. Besides the laptop, for the price you get a mouse, sleeve case, anti-virus software, and a USB memory stick.

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Toshiba C55-A5309 Satellite-Series Budget Laptop with Extras for $330+

The Toshiba C55-A5309 model from the budget-class C55 Satellite series is an important low-cost laptop on the US market right now, because it’s a part of an attractive product bundle at Best Buy.

With a mediocre 15.6-inch 1366×768 non-touch display, the lower-end Intel Pentium 2020M dual-core processor, 4GB of RAM, a 500GB hard drive, and $330 price tag with extras included, the C55-A5309 is a typical run-of-the-mill affordable Windows 8 notebook PC. For the price, you get the laptop, a Logitech mouse, sleeve, Titanium anti-virus software, and a flash drive. Adding Microsoft’s Office Home & Student 2013 suite to the mix increases the overall price to $450, while adding a printer to all of these increases it to $550.

Toshiba C55-A5309 Satellite Laptop

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Toshiba Satellite Click W35Dt-A3300 13.3″ Laptop / Tablet Hybrid

Toshiba Satellite Click W35Dt-A3300

The W35Dt-A3300 is one of the Toshiba Satellite Click laptop/tablet hybrid configurations. The device sports a 13.3-inch touchscreen display and a detachable keyboard dock. The screen diagonal may appear enourmously large if you compare it to usual 10″ and 7″ tablets, but the resolution isn’t high. It’s 1,366×768 pixels on all W35 series models, so if you want a full HD screen you’ll have to look elsewhere. A good thing is that the display has IPS screen technology, ensuring the picture is good from all viewing angles.

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Toshiba Satellite P55-A5312 Mid-Range 15.6″ Laptop (Specs Review)

P55-A5312 Toshiba Satellite

The Toshiba Satellite P55-A5312 is a mid-range Windows 8-based 15.6-inch laptop, packing optimal components for entertainment at relatively low $630 price tag. Highlights of the hardware hidden inside its 0.8″ thin silver aluminum chassis consists of the latest generation mid-tier Intel Core i5-4200U dual-core processor with the Intel HD 4400 integrated graphics, 6GB of system memory, up from usual 4GB, and a 750GB hard disk drive, more than usual 500GB. A DVD burner is also supplied, rounding off this standard-class laptop.

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