Toshiba M400 Core 2 Duo coming to U.S. soon?

Our own resourceful Matt Faulkner has found where Toshiba is selling the Toshiba M400 Core 2 Duo on Toshiba United Kingdom. It is listed at £11299, which is about $2400.

A quick review of – US does not show the new Core 2 Duo yet – However, we are waiting!


A quick look at the specs doesn’t reveal any big changes except the Core 2 Duo processor. Here are the specs:


type : Intel ® Centrino ® Duo Mobile Technology featuring Intel ® Coreâ„¢2 Duo Processor T7200, Intel ® PRO/Wireless 3945ABG network connection and Intel ® 945GM Express chipset
clock speed : 2.0 GHz
front side bus : 667 MHz
2nd level cache : 4 MB

Operating system

Genuine Windows ® XP Tablet PC Edition 2005

System memory

standard : 1,024 MB
maximum expandability : 4,096 MB
technology : DDR2 RAM (533 MHz)


Hard disk

capacity : 80 GB
certification : S.M.A.R.T.


DVD Super Multi drive (Double Layer)

maximum speed : Read: 24x CD-ROM, 8x DVD-ROM/ Write: 24x CD-R, 4x CD-RW, 10x HS CD-RW, 16x US CD-RW, 8x DVD-R, 2x DVD-R (Double Layer), 2x DVD-RW, 4x DVD+R, 2.4 DVD+R (Double Layer), 4x DVD+RW, 3x DVD-RAM
type : Slim SelectBay DVD Super Multi (Double Layer) drive


size : 12.1 ”
type : 12.1″ SXGA+ TFT Wide Viewing Angle display with Digitizer function
internal resolution : 1,400 x 1,050

Graphics adaptor

manufacturer : Intel ®
type : Mobile Intel ® 945GM Express chipset
memory : up to 128 MB
memory type : UMA
connected bus : 16x PCI Express

Internal video modes

resolution : 1,400 x 1,050
maximum number of colours : 16.7 million


Max External Video Modes

Max Resolution : 2,048 x 1,536
Max Colours : 16.7 Million
Max Refresh Rate : 100 Hz
Non-interlaced resolution with max refresh rate : 1,600 x 1,200


1 x DC-in
1 x external monitor
1 x expansion bus connector
1 x RJ-11
1 x RJ-45
1 x i.LINK ® (IEEE 1394)
1 x external microphone
1 x headphone (stereo)
3 x USB 2.0
1 x 5-in-1 Bridge Media slot (supports SDâ„¢ Card, Memory Stick ®, Memory Stick Proâ„¢, xD-Picture Cardâ„¢, SDâ„¢ IO Card)


2 x memory slots (1 to configure)
PC Card slot for 1x Type II card, type : Toshiba Express Port Replicator (Optional)
number of expansion types : 1

Wireless communication

Wireless Technology : Bluetoothâ„¢
Compliancy : Wi-Fiâ„¢
Network Support : 802.11a/b/g
Wireless Technology : Wireless LAN (802.11a/b/g)

Wired communication

topology : international V.92 modem
speed : 56 Kbps data (V.92) and 14.4 Kbps fax (V.17)
topology : Gigabit Ethernet LAN
speed : 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T


Sound system

supported audio format : 24-bit stereo
supported sound standards : MIDI support
speakers : built-in stereo speakers


keys : 85
Windows keys : 2
Hot Keys : 1
special features : spill-resistant keyboard

Pointing device

type : Touch Pad
type : Tablet Pen


technology : lithium-ion
maximum life : up to 4:47 (Mobile Mark) hours


AC adaptor

input voltage : autosensing AC adapter (100/240 V) for worldwide usage

Physical dimensions

W x D x H : 295 x 249 x 38.9 mm
weight : 2.05 Kgs W/O Optical kg

Bundled software

Bluetoothâ„¢ Service Center
Microsoft ® Office OneNote â„¢ 2003
Sonic ¿ Record Now!
InterVideo ® WinDVD Creator (2Platinum)
Toshiba Summit
Norton Internet Securityâ„¢ 2006 (includes free Internet updates for 90 days)
Toshiba Management Console
on-line user’s and modem manual
Toshiba utilities and drivers
Connectivity Doctor

Security features

main memory (by screw)
BIOS password
HDD password on request
supervisor password
keyboard lock
system password security
Tablet Access Code Logon utility
main hard disk (by screw)
user password