And look, yet another press release from Toshiba announcing more laptops coming out on June 20th. What is the deal with June 20th anyway? Tons of stuff will be hitting the market on June 20th for some reason, is there significance to that date that I don’t know about?! These two new Toshiba laptops are the T215 and the T235 which feature the new AMD Neo CPUs and ATI graphics. You will though have choices of other AMD processors or even Intel ones, but these new laptops are made to fit in the middle range for those that want a little more than a netbook, but don’t want a full fledged laptop.
Measuring just an inch thin and weighing less than four pounds, Satellite T200 Series laptops travel easily and are ideal for people looking for the laptop-class performance and long-lasting battery life they need to stay productive and entertained while on the go.
Smart Multimedia Features and Performance
Equipped with energy-efficient processor options from AMD and Intel that enable easy multi-tasking and longer battery life, the Satellite T200 series laptops offer enough horsepower to handle everyday tasks and multimedia needs. Systems featuring AMD Neo™ processors also include ATI graphics, which provide even more multimedia muscle.
A mobile yet more powerful alternative to a netbook, the 3.3-pound1 Satellite T215 features an LED-backlit 11.6-inch diagonal TruBrite® HD widescreen display2. Equipped with AMD Athlon™ II Neo single or dual-core processor options, ATI integrated graphics, up to 320GB3 of storage and 2GB of fast DDR3 memory4, the Satellite T215 delivers the horsepower and multimedia capabilities for playing games and streaming video, great for digital entertainment lovers who demand a richer Web experience, but expect an exceptional battery life rating.
A lighter-weight option to a standard laptop, the 3.9-pound1 Satellite T235 features an LED-backlit 13.3-inch diagonal TruBrite HD widescreen display2, well-sized for multi-tasking, work or play. Offered with a choice of powerful AMD Athlon II Neo, Turion™ II Neo or ultra-low voltage Intel Pentium dual-core processors3, a 320GB hard drive4 and up to 4GB of DDR3 memory5, the Satellite T235 offers laptop-class power in a lightweight package that does not compromise features.
The ultrathin laptops also feature HDMI ports and built-in Webcams, as well as smart Toshiba features, like USB Sleep-and-Charge5, Hard Drive Impact Sensors and Toshiba Media Controller™, ReelTime™ and Bulletin Board.
More information and detailed specifications about the Satellite T215 laptop can be found at laptops.toshiba.com/laptops/satellite/T210.
More information and detailed specifications about the Satellite T235 laptop can be found at laptops.toshiba.com/laptops/satellite/T230.
Sustainable and Eco-Conscious
These new laptops are designed to be environmentally conscious with power-efficient, mercury-free LED backlit displays and are RoHS compatible, effectively reducing the environmental impact by restricting the use of lead, mercury, cadmium and certain other hazardous substances. The Satellite T200 Series laptops also meet the rigorous requirements of the EnergyStar® 5.0 standard and achieved industry-leading Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT®) Gold status. In addition, the products also are equipped with Toshiba’s power-saving eco Utility™, which enables users to monitor and adjust their power consumption and settings in real-time.
Pricing and Availability
The Satellite T200 series laptops (starting at $469.99 MSRP6) will be available on June 20, 2010 at major retailers, e-tailers and direct from Toshiba on toshibadirect.com.