Toshiba 4G WiMax-Ready Laptops Introduced
The company's Satellite notebooks boast 4G WiMax wireless connectivity; a 3D capable model is also offered.Toshiba's Digital Products Division, a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, rolled out a range of 4G WiMax-ready laptops, designed to give consumers broader wireless coverage. WiMax, a telecommunications protocol that provides fixed and mobile Internet access, is currently available in 54 cities nationwide. Toshiba's WiMax enabled notebooks will be available on Sept. 26 at select retailers, according to a company release. The Satellite A665 notebook blends Toshiba's Fusion X2 styling with multimedia performance for high-def entertainment and productivity. Offering a 16-inch diagonal HD TruBrite widescreen display, a premium audio package, the latest Intel Core processors and optional Nvidia GeForce graphics also includes a suite of features like Sleep and Music for listening to music through the speakers without having to power up. WiMax will be available on the Satellite A665-S6086, Satellite A665-S6094, Satellite A665-S6097 Satellite A665-S6098 and the 3D-capable Satellite A665-3DV6 models, which start at $804.99.
The Satellite M645 notebook is a compact PC featuring a 14-inch diagonal HD TruBrite widescreen display, the latest Intel Core processors and a premium audio package with harman/kardon speakers and Dolby Advanced Audio technology. WiMAX will be available on the Satellite M645-S4063 and Satellite M645-S4070 models starting at $759.99. The Port??Â«g??Â« R705-P35 boasts a 13.3-inch diagonal widescreen display, and a starting weight of just three pounds. The notebook measures about one inch thin and features a raised tile keyboard. Built-in Intel Wireless Display technology makes it possible for users to wirelessly connect the laptop to an HDTV and access digital content with the touch of a button. The Port??Â«g??Â« R705-P35 is priced at $899.99.