Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Toshiba adds 4K display to Tecra W50, Satellite P50t, updates Kirabook

updated 11:10 am EST, Tue January 7, 2014

Ultra HD screens added to Toshiba performance notebooks

Fresh off the back of its first Chromebook unveiling, Toshiba has launched two new notebooks with 4K-resolution displays. The upgraded Tecra W50 and the Satellite P50t, complete with Ultra HD screens, are accompanied by an updated Kirabook, with the Ultrabook now packing a Haswell-based Intel Core i7 processor, though not UHD high-resolution screen.

The Tecra W50 offers a 15.6-inch screen in a notebook weighing less than six pounds. Meant for high performance tasks such as SolidWorks and AutoCAD, it uses 4th generation Intel Core processors, and a Kepler-based Nvidia Quadro K2100M GPU with 2GB of dedicated video memory. The Satellite P50t uses the same display, this time with edge-to-edge glass and touch capabilities, with the Windows 8.1 device also using Haswell-based Intel Core processors.

Toshiba Tecra W50
Toshiba Tecra W50


The Kirabook's upgrade to Haswell is said to extend the original's battery life up to 9 hours, though the rest of the device stays mostly the same. Using a touch-enabled 2560x1440 13.3-inch display, it has 8GB of RAM, a 256GB solid state drive, and Harman Kardon stereo speakers embedded in its 0.7-inch, 2.6-pound magnesium alloy case.

Toshiba Kirabook
Toshiba Kirabook


The upgraded Kirabook will be on sale from mid-February, starting from $1,500. The 4K-equipped Tecra W50 and Satellite P50t will come out in mid-2014.



By Electronista Staff
toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

DoxieGo Portable Scanner

Sometimes, people need to scan things, but having a computer at hand to do so isn't exactly feasible. Maybe it's the home of a relativ ...

Dell AD211 Bluetooth speaker

For all of the high-priced, over-engineered Bluetooth speakers in the electronics market, there is still room for mass-market solution ...

VisionTek 128GB USB Pocket SSD

USB flash drives dealt the death blow to both the floppy and Zip drives. While still faster than either of the old removable media, sp ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News