Finally, the latest Toshiba’s 13.3 inch ultrabook that designed to beat Apple MacBook Pro, the Toshiba KIRABook 13 ultrabook has listed at major retailers, online store and direct from Toshiba with a price starting around of $1,599.99 with . Comes with a Pressed AZ91 magnesium enclosure material that makes it smaller than the Apple ultrabook and powered by third generation of Intel Ive Bridge platform with Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system, the KIRAbook 13 ultrabook gives great mobile computing experience for Windows users who need a stylish and portable 13.3 inch laptop for play and work hard.
According to Toshiba, Toshiba KIRABook 13 ultrabook released in three configurations. The cheapest Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i5 Ultrabook that shipped with a 1.8GHZ Intel Core i5-3337U dual core processor (up to 2.7GHZ via Turbo Boost technology), 13.3 inch PixelPure display and priced only of $1,599.99. The second model, Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i5 Touch laptop will be shipped with same processor likes the no touch model, boasts a 13.3 inch 10-point touch display and priced around of $1,799.99, while the highest model, Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 Touch laptop will be brings a 2.0GHZ Intel Core i7-3537U dual core processor (up to 3.1GHZ via Turbo Boost).
The company said if all Toshiba KIRABook 13 ultrabook also incorporated with a Mobile Intel HM76 Express Chipset, 8GB DDR3 1600MHz SDRAM and integrated with Intel HD graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator with 64-1664MB dynamically allocated shared video memory, provides great power and more than enough graphics performance to handle most power hungry office applications and tons of multimedia multitasking. All of them also bring a 256GB mSATA solid state drive, meaning you will get faster performance and load times than other 13.3 inch laptop with Hard Disk Drive.
Reportedly, the 13.3 inch display uses PixelPure and Led backlit technology and support for 1080p HD content with 10-finger multi-touch capabilities (for Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i5 Touch laptop and Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 Touch laptop. It offers a 16:9 viewing angle with support a 2560 x 1440 native resolution, makes it perfect for high-definition multimedia playback. Above the display, there is a HD Webcam that integrated with dual microphones (Beam Forming technology) for video conference, while for audio, dual harman/kardon stereo speakers with DTS Studio Sound brings high quality audio reproduction when you watch 1080p video or listening your favorite music.
Furthermore, this machines also comes with Frameless LED Backlit Keyboard, Clickpad pointing device with Windows 8 Gesture support for Touch model, three USB 3.0 port, multimedia card reader, 3.5mm combo audio and microphone jack, HDMI port, 4 cell/52Wh Lithium Polymer battery, Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, as well as Intel Wireless Display feature enables videos and photos to be streamed wirelessly.
For software, the latest Toshiba 13.3 inch ultrabook will be preloaded with 1 month trial for new Office 365 customers, TOSHIBA Bluetooth Stack for Windows, TOSHIBA eco Utility, TOSHIBA Desktop Assist, TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator, TOSHIBA Video Player, TOSHIBA Resolution+ Upconvert Technology, Intel IPT Middleware, Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 (full version), Adobe Reader, Adobe Premiere Elements 11 (full version), Norton Internet Security (24-month subscription), Norton Anti-Theft and more.
Speaking of size, the 2.7 pounds laptop has dimension in 8.2 x 12.4 x 0.7 inches, smaller and lighter than Samsung NP540U3C-A03UB Series 5 which has dimension in 12.41 x 8.62 x 0.65 ~ 0.78 inches and weighs around at 3.73 pounds. So, what do you think about new Toshiba KIRABook 13 ultrabook? Are you interested and decide to buy this machine?