TOSHIBA PORTÉGÉ AND TECRA LAPTOPS TO FEATURE 8TH GENERATION INTEL® CORE™ VPRO™ PROCESSORS   

2018-02-07


 

MARKHAM, ONT – Jan. 30, 2018 – Toshiba Client Solutions Canada Ltd. (TCSC), a subsidiary of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced its line of award-winning, business-class mobile computing solutions to feature the new 8th Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors. Toshiba will begin shipping the Portégé® X20W, Portégé X30, Tecra® X40, Tecra Z50, Tecra A50 and Tecra C50 with Intel’s newest processing technology in the first quarter of 2018.

"We are excited about incorporating the 8th Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors to our portfolio of business-focused laptops," said Mini Saluja, vice president, marketing and operations, TCSC. "The performance enhancements available via this new processor combined with the advanced features and options found in our Portégé and Tecra business laptops positions Toshiba as a premium mobile computing provider."

The new 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processor is Intel’s first quad-core U-series processor which is ideal for portable, powerhouse thin and light PC solutions. Toshiba’s diverse collection of thin & light business laptops feature touch, voice, and stylus input capabilities to deliver intuitive experiences, enabling users to simplify their interactions and unleash creativity. In addition to the latest Intel processors, all of Toshiba’s laptops feature Windows 10 Pro and Cortana®, while select models offer Windows Hello™ facial recognition1. Toshiba’s X Series of laptops deliver Thunderbolt™ and USB Type-C™2 expanded connectivity options.

Toshiba’s six Windows 10 Pro-based laptop models will be available at Toshiba.ca and from the company’s network of resellers. In addition to a variety of screen sizes, these business laptops will be available with a wide variety of Build-to-Order (BTO) options including memory, storage, display and security capabilities. All of Toshiba laptops are designed, engineered and rigorously tested in dedicated Toshiba facilities to deliver greater peace of mind and proven reliability.

Portégé X20W

The Portégé X20W is Toshiba’s business-focused 2-in-1 convertible laptop with a 12.5-inch display. This modern multifunctional PC offers the functionality of a laptop and tablet in a singular solution while being powered by an 8th Generation Intel Core vPro processor and Windows 10 Pro. Measuring 15.4 mm thin, this innovative convertible features a 360-degree dual-action hinge to deliver a variety of usage modes for increased usability. The Portégé X20W includes powerful digital inking capabilities of Windows Ink™ and advanced security features such as Windows Hello facial authentication.

Portégé X30

The Portégé X30 is Toshiba’s premium 13.3-inch ultra-portable laptop ideal for any computing environment. Measuring just 15.9 mm thin and weighing 2.31 pounds3, the thin and light Portégé X30 features the company’s premium Onyx Blue magnesium chassis to withstand the rigors of mobile computing. Toshiba equipped the Portégé X30 with the latest performance technologies such as 8th Generation Intel Core vPro processors and Windows 10 Pro to create a no-compromise mobile computing solution.

Tecra X40

Toshiba’s Tecra X40 answers the call for users looking for a larger screen laptop without sacrificing mobility. At 16.9 mm thin and weighing just 2.76 pounds3 with a 14-inch display, this laptop delivers the uncompromising mobility of an ultraportable and the screen real estate to tackle any task. In addition to its ultrathin and ultralight form factor, Toshiba modernized the look-and-feel of the laptop’s magnesium-alloy casing to the new premium Onyx Blue coloring. Even with the streamlined design, the new Tecra X40 delivers the power and innovations expected from a Toshiba business solution.

Tecra Z50

Sleek, light and extremely portable, the Tecra Z50 is a high-performance and premium laptop with a generous 15.6-inch display for those who need a desktop replacement. The Tecra Z50 combines the smart, durable styling with the power and IT manageability of the 8th Generation Intel Core vPro processor and advanced security measures. Input and navigation are comfortably simple with a contoured, spill-resistant4 and full-size, LED-backlit keyboard with numeric keypad, an Accupoint® pointing device and a smart, dual-point click pad with Windows® gesture support. For added durability, the Tecra Z50 incorporates an aluminum LCD cover, plus a shock-absorbing design for more protection during the mobile workday.

Tecra A50

Featuring a 15.6-inch display, the Tecra A50 is a mainstream laptop that provides enterprise-class performance at an affordable price point. Toshiba’s Tecra A50 features optional built-in optical drives, docking capabilities, touchpad and Accupoint pointing systems, as well as a wide variety of hard drive and storage options to provide professionals with everything needed for enhanced on-the-go productivity. This laptop features vibrant HD displays, spill-resistant, backlit keyboards3, user-replaceable batteries with excellent battery life ratings to provide hours of productivity for work in any setting.

Tecra C50

As an entry-level laptop, the 15.6-inch Tecra C50 delivers the essential features professionals want—all at a budget-friendly price. This laptop features a collection of productivity essentials, like built-in optical drives, user-replaceable batteries and the essential ports and connections. These laptops also offer vibrant displays, spill-resistant keyboards and smart touchpads. To deliver the full confidence of worry-free computing, this laptop offers the legendary tradition of Tecra quality and reliability.

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About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)

Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of three business units: Client Solutions Division, Imaging Systems Division and Industrial Solutions & Services Division. Together, these divisions provide digital products as well as services and solutions, including award-winning mobile computing devices, security solutions and cloud services; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing markets; and IoT solutions development, data analytics and IT services. TAIS provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of products in the United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. For more information on TAIS visit us.toshiba.com.

About Toshiba Corporation

Toshiba Corporation, a Fortune Global 500 company, channels world-class capabilities in advanced electronic and electrical product and systems into three focus business fields: Energy that sustains everyday life, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life; and Storage that sustains the advanced information society. Guided by the principles of The Basic Commitment of the Toshiba Group, "Committed to People, Committed to the Future", Toshiba promotes global operations and is contributing to the realization of a world where generations to come can live better lives. Founded in Tokyo in 1875, today’s Toshiba is at the heart of a global network of 550 consolidated companies employing 188,000 people worldwide, with annual sales surpassing 5.6 trillion yen (US$50 billion). (As of March 31, 2016.) To find out more about Toshiba, visit www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm

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Contact:

Eric Paulsen

Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc.

949.583.3541

eric.paulsen@toshiba.com

1. Availability. Depending on system configuration feature might be unavailable.

2. USB Type-C. 10Gbps is the maximum theoretical interface transfer rate per the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus (USB) Type-C. Actual transfer rate will vary depending on your system configuration and other factors

3. Weight. Weight may vary depending on product configuration, vendor components, manufacturing variability and options selected.

4. Spill-Resistant Keyboard. Under Toshiba testing conditions, the spill-resistant keyboard delayed the time for a water spill to reach the computer's main board to allow more time to properly close down the machine. Toshiba’s standard limited warranty terms and limitations apply. Visit www.warranty.toshiba.com for details.

5. Toshiba Quality Guarantee. In the unlikely event that your product fails to work due to a defect in a "Major Hardware Component" within 6 months of your original purchase date, Toshiba will replace the product free of charge with a new or remanufactured product that is at least equivalent to the original product (i.e., same or like model). A "Major Hardware Component" means a LCD panel, hard drive, solid state drive, memory, or system board and any other component that may be included at Toshiba’s reasonable discretion. Cosmetic damage due to handling and wear of the product is not included in this program, including keyboards, case work covers, key caps and plastic pieces. All of Toshiba’s standard limited warranty terms and limitations apply. Product must be registered at http://support.toshiba.com/register to ensure coverage and to be eligible for this program.

 

 

 
 
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