Toshiba Portege M780 Twisting Touch Screen Laptop Tech Specs

Toshiba has just unveiled its latest twisting laptop that improves upon its 2008 model Portege M750. The touch screen on the new laptop can be operated with fingers or stylus. Here are some interesting technical specifications you will require
Toshiba Portege M780 Touch screen laptop

Display : 12.1 inch
Processor : Intel Core i3
RAM : 2GB DDR3
Hard Drive : 250 GB
Connectivity : n Standard Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, 3 USB 3.0 ports
Price : Not announced
Launch date : End of April

[via ElectricPig]

Toshiba Slates In Multiple Form Factors & OS Launching This Year

Yet another day when a company has unleashed its plans to launch a slate PC. Following upon an impressive 50% jump in US sales in the first quarter, Japanese tech major Toshiba has announced its plans to launch slate PCs in the market later in the year.

Interestingly, the company is learnt to be banking on multiple OS and form factors for its success. Users may expect Windows based tablet PCs with dual screen as well as a single 10″ display screen. Also, Android based tablet PCs are expected to be launched.

Like other executives in the past, Jeff Barney, the GM for digital products at Toshiba America too thinks the market for such a device is expansive and shall not be cannibalistic. Quite expectedly, Toshiba thinks the device will be a hit among media consuming users.

[via Reuters]