Toshiba Joins Tablet Race

  • 10.1-inch screen
  • 5 megapixel rear-facing camera
  • DLNA wifi-enabled

Toshiba has confirmed the details of its tablet PC, which will join the plethora of similar products being rolled out by PC vendors this year.

Toshiba’s AT100 tablet offers a number of features and its specifications include that it is powered by NVIDIA Tegra 2 andhas the Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system. It features a 10.1-inch diagonal High Definition multi touch, LED backlit widescreen screen (1280 x800), allowing consumers to connect, browse videos, movies, games, photos and more, through a crisp image experience. 

Users will be able to customise the way their tablet looks with a number of removable back covers.  They can also watch movies on a big screen TV through the full size HDMI port and also view photos by simply placing their SD card straight from their camera to the Toshiba Tablet. 

It features a collection of full-size ports, including USB 2.0, HDMI and an SD Card slot, giving consumers the ability to sync and share their content with other devices.

Pre-loaded software includes Toshiba Media Player, which enables streaming of music and videos to a DLNA wifi-enabled TV.  Also included is Toshiba’s Resolution+ technology that enhances videos by upscaling and increasing the resolution of the original source to make for a clearer image.

The Toshiba Tablet is equipped with a pair of high-resolution cameras, including a 2 megapixel front-facing webcam and 5 megapixel rear-facing camera. Stereo speakers tuned with sound enhancement technologies from Toshiba and SRS Labs deliver more natural sound and enhanced clarity for entertainment and video calls.