“We see great potential in Chrome OS as it offers both consumers and educators a simple and easy-to-use computing experience,” said Carl Pinto, vice president of marketing, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. “We believe that bringing a more versatile 13-inch model to market will help drive the entire category forward by giving customers an option that opens new doors for productivity, not only for consumers, but also students and educators.”
The sleek lightweight Toshiba Chromebook features a 13.3-inch diagonal HD TruBrite display with a native 1366 x 768 screen resolution, with full-size Chrome-optimized keyboard and spacious touchpad aimed for casual browsing and productive works. It will be run by a Haswell-based Intel Celeron processorpaired with a 2GB of RAMand a 16GB solid state drive deliver versatile performance, ultra-fast start up time and a long battery life of up to nine hours. Plus, notable 100GB Google Drive storage in which you can access/sync by other compatible devices as shared storage.
Furthermore, on the peripherals and integration it’s equipped with two USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, memory card reader, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and security lock slot.
The Toshiba Chromebook will be available beginning February 16, 2014 at major retailers, e-tailers Amazon.com.