Toshiba Reinvents the Wheel With 5-in-1 Laptop Concept

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At the Consumer Electronics Show, we got to see the Toshiba 5-in-1 laptop concept, a prototype of a convertible and detachable notebook computer that aims to satisfy multiple form factor needs depending on your computing environment. At its heart, the device bears a design that resembles your traditional slim clamshell notebook or Ultrabook, but thanks […]

Toshiba KIRAbook Updated with Intel Haswell and Lower Price

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The Toshiba KIRAbook was first introduced last year back in April, and the company has decided that it’s time for a refresh not a single year after its release. Toshiba has intro’d an updated version of the MacBook Air clone, equipping it with the latest Intel Haswell processor and a slightly-lower price tag. The updated […]

Google Unveils New Chromebooks with Better Battery Life

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Google and Intel just announced a line of new Chromebooks today at the Intel Developer Forum, and they each come packing with Intel’s latest fourth-generation Haswell processors. The companies revealed four new Chromebooks in all, two of which are from HP and Acer (current Chromebook partners), and the other two are from Toshiba and Asus, […]

Toshiba Encore 8-inch Windows 8.1 Tablet Announced

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Today at IFA 2013, some of the first Windows 8.1 devices are being unveiled, including the first 8-inch Windows tablet from Toshiba, called the Encore. It looks to be the company’s attempt at taking on the iPad mini at full force, with the same $329 price tag. The Encore rocks a higher-res 1280×800 screen packing in […]

Toshiba Says Users Confused by Two Versions of Windows 8

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The fact that Microsoft offers two operating systems confuses most users looking to purchase a Windows tablet, Toshiba says. Mark Whittard, managing director of Toshiba Australia, spoke candidly about his feelings on Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Windows RT initiative at a product launch in Sydney earlier today, according to CNet and The Australian. “I think […]

Apple Customer Service Ranked Number One by Consumer Reports Again

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Which top name computer company is best at supporting customers with their post-sales service? Consumer Reports has a new survey out that lands Apple Customer Service ahead of everyone else for yet another year. Consumer Reports found that Apple garnered 86 out of a possible 100 points. This means that consumers were “very satisfied” with the company’s technical […]

Toshiba KIRAbook Ultrabook Takes Aim at MacBook Pro with Retina

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Users looking for a notebook with high-end internal components in an ultrabook form factor now have a new notebook to add to their list, the Toshiba KIRAbook. The KIRAbook will ship with the most advanced internal components used in notebooks today, including a 2560 x 1440 resolution display, the user’s choice of an Intel Core i5 […]

Toshiba Satellite U925t Ultrabook Convertible Hands-On Video

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The Toshiba U925t is a new Ultrabook from Toshiba that slides out and pops up to switch from a tablet to a notebook. Toshiba announced the U925t before CES 2013, but was on hand to show off the relatively new Windows 8 Ultrabook Convertible at various events. Ultrabook Convertibles fall into two categories, notebooks that […]

Toshiba Satellite U925t Windows 8 Ultrabook Convertible Launches

The Toshiba Satellite U925t switches from tablet to Ultrabook.

Toshiba took the wraps off the new Toshiba Satellite U925t, a new Windows 8 tablet and Ultrabook convertible. Unlike many of the Windows 8 tablet to laptop models we saw at IFA 2012 in Berlin, Toshiba offers a slide around design that maintains a single unit in tablet and in laptop usage. Update: Ultrabook Convertibles – 5 Windows 8 Convertibles […]

Toshiba Cancels Windows RT Plans Citing Component Shortages

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After having shown off some hardware based on Microsoft’s ARM-based Windows RT operating system, hardware partner Toshiba has announced that it would not release any devices based on the lower-powered, lower-cost architecture and instead plans on focusing on developing machines (laptops, desktops, and tablets) based on Windows 8. Windows RT is a stripped down version […]

Ultimate Android 4.1 Update List: Which Tablets Will Get Jelly Bean?

Ultimate Android 4.1 Update List: Which Tablets Will Get Jelly Bean?

Last week at Google I/O, Google announced the upcoming Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system that will be rolling out starting mid-July. That means that sometime during the middle of this month, the first Android users will see the OS that replaces Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. And while we have already touched on which […]

Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 Ice Cream Sandwich Release Dates Delayed

It looks like Thrive tablet owners will have to wait for ICS.

Toshiba promised Ice Cream Sandwich for its Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 tablets sometime this spring, however, it looks like the manufacturer is not going to be able to deliver on that promise. In a post today, the company confirmed that the Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 Ice Cream Sandwich release dates have both been […]

Toshiba Excite 7.7 Review

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The Toshiba Excite 7.7 is the most exciting Android tablet I’ve used thanks to a slim design, perfect size, beautiful display and powerful Tegra 3 processor. It’s the only tablet that’s allowed me to leave my iPad on the desk for an entire week. The Toshiba Excite 7.7 is much easier to carry than the […]

Toshiba Excite 13 Review

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The Toshiba Excite 13 is the largest Android tablet to date, bringing a whopping 13-inch display to a category ruled by 7-inch and 10-inch tablets. This is not a tablet that turns into an Ultrabook, but a large 13-inch slate running Android Ice Cream Sandwich. With a majority of tablets used only at home, the […]

Air Display for Android + Toshiba Excite 13 = Mobile Productivity

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Switching to a single monitor is one of the biggest productivity killers for me, but with Air Display I don’t have to settle for a single monitor while working on the go. I’ve used Air Display with the iPad, but with the arrival of the Toshiba Excite 13 , a 13-inch Android 4.0 tablet with […]

Toshiba Announces AT300 Quad-Core Ice Cream Sandwich Tablet

Toshiba Announces AT300 Quad-Core Ice Cream Sandwich Tablet

Toshiba has announced a new tablet dubbed the AT300 which comes packed with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and a Tegra 3 quad-core processor to boot. The tablet is going to feature a 10.1-inch display with 1280 x 800 resolution which supports 10-finger multitouch. It packs NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 quad-core processor, a 2 megapixel front-facing […]

Toshiba Excite 10 LE Review

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Last year Toshiba waded into the Android tablet market with the Thrive, a 10.1-inch slate that served as the company’s response to what they deemed missing in the then current crop. Thus, it had several full-size ports, a rugged-ish exterior, and a thick chassis to accommodate both. Though a decent tablet, the Thrive didn’t generate […]

Toshiba Excite 10 LE Unboxing and First Impressions

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Earlier this month Toshiba’s newest Android tablet, the Excite 10 LE, launched to some… mixed reviews. Most cited issues with Honeycomb as the biggest drawback. The fact that it launched with Honeycomb and not Ice Cream Sandwich angered others. This week Toshiba rectified that issue by pushing an Android 4.0 OTA update to the tablet. […]