Toshiba have announced that they are releasing 3 new devices specifically designed for Windows 10, the Satellite Radius 12, the Toshiba Satellite Radius 14, and the Toshiba Satellite Click 10. The Satellite Radius 12 is the world’s first 12.5” Ultra HD 4K convertible. The Satellite Click 10, is a Surface competitor and boasts a 14 hour battery life. The Satellite Radius 14 is a 14-inch laptop with a 360-degree rotating screen and it offers a total of five operating modes.
Sandor van der Ham, Vice President, B2C PC, Lifestyle Products and Services Group, Toshiba Europe GmbH said: “We’re proud to be the first to release a 12.5” Ultra HD 4K convertible and have worked closely with our partners such as Microsoft Corp. and Intel to include the latest technologies. Users will be able to benefit from full Windows 10 functionality while experiencing the power of 6th gen Intel® CoreTM processors. With the Satellite Radius 12, we’re meeting the needs of technology enthusiasts who don’t want to compromise on computing requirements or convenience for either work or play.”
“Toshiba has made significant investments to deliver an exceptional customer experience across its portfolio of Windows devices,” said Peter Han, Vice President of Worldwide OEM Marketing, Microsoft Corp. “Toshiba’s Satellite Radius 12 provides an optimized experience that allows customers to take advantage of some of the exciting news features in Windows 10 including Windows Hello.”
The Satellite Radius 12
As the world’s first 31.75 cm (12.5”) convertible laptop with an Ultra HD 4K screen, the Satellite Radius 12 offers an exceptional level of picture quality in such a mobile, versatile device. With four times the pixels of Full HD, users can expect four times the clarity so details are more noticeable. The display is colour calibrated and certified by Technicolor, along with Chroma Tune™ for Toshiba software, which allows the user to select the best colour space for the content they’re viewing. Also available with a Full HD display option, both models feature a high brightness 350 NIT screen for usage in outdoor scenarios and IPS technology for wide angled viewing. Given the Satellite Radius 12’s dynamic nature, both displays also benefit from Corning® Gorilla® Glass NBT™ reinforcement providing superior damage resistance and protection.
To complete the entertainment package, built in harman kardon® speakers tuned by DTS Studio SoundTM combine to deliver crisp, natural audio whether watching movies or listening to music. In addition, wireless music via Bluetooth® Link allows users to playback their favourite tunes through the Satellite Radius 12 speakers from their compatible smartphone or tablet.
Powered by the new generation of 6th gen Intel® processors up to CoreTM i7 providing premium performance including immersive graphics and stunning video while making the most out of Windows 10. Combined with a high speed Solid State Drive (SSD) of up to 512GB SSD and 8GB RAM, the Satellite Radius 12 delivers seamless performance that takes multi-tasking and entertainment in its stride.
Connectivity options also feature the latest technologies including one new high speed USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2 port with up to 10Gbps throughput for accessing files rapidly and can be used in either orientation. As well as featuring a range of other connectivity options, the Satellite Radius 12 also benefits from Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC for ultra-fast communication capability.
The Satellite Radius 14
Powered by up to 6th gen Intel® Core™ processors and optimised for Windows 10, the Satellite Radius 14 offers the convenience to meet the varying requirements of professionals, students, and everyday computing users. With entertainment features to match, the Satellite Radius 14 is the ideal all-round performer.
The Satellite Radius 14 is designed to keep up with even the most fast-paced lifestyles, adapting quickly and easily with a 360 degree rotating screen through the five different modes – laptop, tablet, tabletop, presentation and audience. From working in laptop mode and sharing in presentation mode, to entertaining in audience mode, the Satellite Radius 14’s 10-point multi-touch display provides an intuitive, interactive user experience. All this is done in style with an ultra-slim dual black finish with brushed aluminum interior design and frameless backlit tiled keyboard.
The 36.6 cm (14”) screen provides stunning clarity in HD resolution, with a fingerprint-resistant, easy-to-clean coating that ensures content stays clear. When entertaining, the Satellite Radius 14 provides clear, immersive audio from built-in harman kardon® speakers with DTS® Sound™ enhancement creating an enriched music or movie experience. In addition, Bluetooth® Link technology enables wireless connection of external devices to play music through the Satellite Radius 14’s speakers whether from a smartphone, tablet, or other Bluetooth® compatible device.
An impressive battery life of up to ten hours lets users switch between modes for an entire working day and beyond without having to charge. The option of up to new 6th gen Intel® Core™ processors provides premium performance including immersive graphics and stunning video while making the most out of Windows 10 while AMD Quad-Core processors assures ongoing performance regardless of the task at hand. For an additional boost, the Satellite Radius 14’s optional SSD support makes for faster boot times and quick access to essential files, as well as reduced power consumption.
Designed for Windows 10, the Satellite Radius 14 includes a quick access key and voice-activated access to Cortana as well as multi-directional dual-array microphones for clarity even in noisy environments. The inclusion of Continuum allows a smooth transition for content and apps when switching the Satellite Radius 14 between desktop and tablet modes.
The Satellite Radius 14 features extensive connectivity options for sharing content and accessing external files. An HDMI® port with Ultra HD 4K output enables users to share their onscreen content in stunning clarity via compatible TVs while Intel® WiDi4 is featured for wireless sharing of all content. Three USB ports, one with Sleep & Charge, are included for transferring files quickly while fast internet access is enhanced by Intel® Dual Band Wireless AC.
The Satellite Click 10
The Satellite Click 10 is a detachable device that enables users to experience the best of laptop and tablet functionality in just one click, and it easily transforms from an efficient laptop with a full-sized keyboard, to an intuitive tablet that’s perfect for sharing content. Ideal for those looking for a secondary device to take as their travel companion or students to take notes in class, the Satellite Click 10 is suited for both entertainment and productivity use.
The Satellite Click 10 features a 25.7 cm (10.1”) WUXGA display offering a better than Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1200 enabling users to enjoy vibrant clarity and stunning definition, helping to bring every detail of their entertainment to life. Wide angle technology is integrated into the display to further enhance colour reproduction and offer a viewing angle of 178°. With high brightness levels, the Satellite Click 10 is also suitable for using in outdoor conditions.
With an outstanding battery life of up to 15 hours , users are free to play or be productive for around two working days without the need to charge up. An intelligent charging system means the tablet will always charge first and discharge after the keyboard to maximise its use when undocked. The Satellite Click 10 weighs just 1.1kg as a laptop and 552g as a tablet further enhancing its mobility. With a full sized keyboard housed in the elegant Satin Gold chassis, users can type with ease on the move or at home.
Thanks to the new generation of the Intel® Atom™ processor and up to 4GB RAM built in, the Satellite Click 10 delivers excellent performance for such a mobile device delivering responsive browsing and efficient multi-tasking. Up to 64GB eMMC storage provides plenty of storage for music, photos and work materials which can be extended further via the microSDTM card slot on the tablet with a maximum capacity of up to 128GB.
Packed with the latest features and loaded with Windows 10, the Satellite Click 10 features a quick access key to Cortana , the voice-activated digital assistant. Combined with dual-array microphones, a user’s instructions can be heard clearly even in noisy environments. Fully optimised for 2-in-1 devices like the Satellite Click 10, users can switch seamlessly between laptop and tablet with Continuum that automatically adjusts and optimises content and apps regardless of how the device is being used.
The Satellite Click 10 includes side-firing stereo speakers featuring Dolby® Digital Plus™ delivering surround sound quality in any environment. Pre-installed Toshiba TruRecorder software analyses different voices when recording conversations – automatically identifying the speaker – as well as allowing playback on other devices. The TruCapture app enables image users to take a picture of notes on a whiteboard, for example, and place them straight into a Word document, without having to type them up. In addition, printed words in images taken by TruCapture will be searchable and easily transferable into other applications thanks to the character recognition feature.
The Satellite Click 10 also supports wireless display which allows movies, photos, presentations and more to be sent wirelessly from the device to a compatible TV. Connecting external devices and accessing peripheral content is easy too, with two full size USB 2.0 ports on the keyboard dock and a micro-USB, microSDTM card slot and Micro-HDMI® port on the tablet to maximise use regardless of the mode being used.
All three devices will be available in Ireland in the fourth quarter of 2015.