Toshiba Announces Updated Premium Consumer Notebooks

Toshiba Announces Updated Premium Consumer Notebooks

Toshiba’s Singapore Computer Systems Division (CSD) today announced newly updated models of its premium consumer notebook computers - Satellite M645, Satellite A665, Satellite A665 (3D) and Qosmio X500. They are all powered by Intel's 2nd generation Core processors and offer new enhanced multimedia and gaming experience. These new models will be available during the first quarter of 2011 throughout the South and South East Asia regions.

The built-in capabilities of Intel’s latest Core processor family to effortlessly create, manage, share and experience multimedia content like videos and photos perfectly serves the intended usage scenarios of Toshiba’s consumer laptops Satellite M645, Satellite A665/A665 (3D) and Qosmio X500. They are all targeted at users who are looking for a powerful mobile computer that offers an excellent combination of multimedia and gaming experience.

Satellite M645: Dressed to impress, powered to perform.

The Satellite M645 seamlessly blends style with multimedia performance by having the latest performance-class components and cutting-edge technologies designed to boost high-def entertainment, productivity and creativity.

Featured in Toshiba’s exclusive Metallic Premier Black styling, this mobile entertainment superstar comes with an amply-sized 14-inch wide HD Clear SuperView widescreen display for enjoying DVDs, home video, gaming and more. It also offers intelligent graphics performance, courtesy of NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M graphics processor with 1GB of dedicated VRAM including NVIDIA Optimus technology. Delivering the best of both worlds, this new technology lets you switch to high-speed graphics performance when you need it, then back to a battery-saving mode when you don’t.

Thanks to a premium Harman Kardon stereo sound system with Dolby Advanced Audio technology, this mobile entertainment superstar can rock your world as the day rolls on. The system also offers Toshiba Sleep & Music feature allowing you to enjoy the music stored on your MP3 player through the notebook speakers when connected to the microphone port; even when the notebook is turned off.

As for convenience, Toshiba further improves the connectivity capabilities of this elegant entertainment Notebook PC by adding a super-speed USB 3.0 port providing a bandwidth that is ten times faster than USB 2.0.

Facts & Figures - Satellite M645

  • 2nd generation Intel Core i7, i5, i3
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M with 1GB dedicated VRAM and NVIDIA Optimus Technology
  • Harman Kardon stereo speakers, Line-In with Sleep-and-Music function, Dolby Advanced Audio
  • 14.0-inch Clear SuperView HD display with LED backlighting
  • 2.5-inch HDD up to 640GB (with HDD 3D impact sensor)
  • Slot-loading DVD SuperMulti Drive
  • Bluetooth 3.0, WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), Gigabit Ethernet LAN
  • 1 x USB 3.0 with Sleep-and-Charge, 2 x USB 2.0, Multi-Card Reader, HDMI
  • 1.3M pixel webcam with Face recognition
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Toshiba Resolution, Toshiba Media Controller, Toshiba Bulletin Board, Toshiba Reeltime, Toshiba PC Health Monitor
  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium

Satellite A665 / A665 (3D): Discover a new dimension in multimedia and entertainment

Breakthrough to the next level of possibilities while taking entertainment to a whole new dimension with the Satellite A665 series, providing the smart performance of the latest Intel Core i7 Quad Core processor options. Along with a blazing-fast NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M graphics processor with 1GB of dedicated VRAM, the system offers major horsepower for the toughest tasks.

The system is also able to do and enjoy more with less effort, thanks to conveniences like easy 2D to 3D conversion and support of HDMI to stream 3D movies (upconverted, from a 3D DVD or 3D Blu-ray Disc) to a 3D-capable TV. This further underlies Toshiba commitment to promote 3D entertainment and offer users a broad 3D related device range.

The system also offers premium Harman Kardon stereo speakers, Dolby Advanced Audio, and an optional Blu-ray Disc player to further magnify your entertainment.

Facts & Figures - Satellite A665:

  • 2nd generation Intel Core i7 Quad Core
  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M with 1GB dedicated VRAM
  • Harman Kardon stereo speakers, Line-In with Sleep-and-Music function, Dolby Advanced Audio
  • 16.0-inch Clear SuperView HD display with LED backlighting
  • 2.5-inch HDD up to 640GB (with HDD 3D impact sensor)
  • Slot-loading DVD SuperMulti Drive
  • Bluetooth 3.0, WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), Gigabit Ethernet LAN
  • 1 x USB 3.0 with Sleep-and-Charge, 2 x USB 2.0, Multi-Card Reader, HDMI
  • 3D Blu-Ray Disc Player
  • Resolution DVD Upconvert Technology
    (Satellite A665 3D)
  • 15.6-inch 120Hz 3D-ready HD Clear SuperView display with LED backlighting
  • NVIDIA 3D Vision Technology
  • Blu-Ray Disc Rewritable Drive


Qosmio X500: The ultimate gaming machine

The award-winning Qosmio X500 gaming laptop delivers powerhouse desktop performance with blazing-fast 3D graphics, high-performance components and premium A/V features, all wrapped up in a fashionable Glossy Black with Oriental Red Rims design.

Speed your way through today’s top games, your most cherished creations and the toughest tasks with a combination of breakthrough processor technologies, including the newest Intel Core i7 Quad-core processor, plus the muscle of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics with 1GB of GDDR5 video memory, and dual ultrafast 500GB hard-drives (7200rpm) giving users a total of 1TB storage space. Together, this pairing of high-performance technologies allow consumers to rip through the latest hardcore games at lightning-fast frame-rates or create hi-definition video and audio faster and more efficiently with smooth rendering and encoding.

The Qosmio X500 Series also comes with an integrated Blu-ray Disc rewritable drive, so movie fanatics can enjoy their favorite movies right from the Notebook PC's stunning 18.4-inch diagonal HD Clear SuperView widescreen display.

Facts & Figures - Qosmio X500

  • 2nd generation Intel Core i7 Quad Core
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M with 1GB of GDDR5 dedicated VRAM
  • Harman Kardon stereo speakers, Dolby Advanced Audio
  • 18.4-inch Clear SuperView HD display with LED backlighting
  • RAM: up to 8 GB DDR3 (1066 MHz)
  • 1TB HDD (2x500GB at 7200rpm ) with HDD 3D impact sensor
  • Blu-Ray Rewritable Drive
  • Bluetooth 3.0, WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), Gigabit Ethernet LAN
  • 3D Blu-Ray Disc Player
  • Resolution+ DVD Upconvert Technology
  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium

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