Along with its first 8-inch Windows 8 tablet, Toshiba announced another budget minded portable laptop called Satellite NB15t which will go on sale this November starting $379. The device will come with 11.6-inch touch-enabled display, 500GB storage and powered by latest Intel Celeron N2810 dual-core processor. It weighs around 3.3 pounds which makes it less heavy compared to other competing devices.
Read more about it below.
IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 5, 2013 – Toshiba’s Digital Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced a new value-driven laptop, the Satellite® NB15t. Featuring a compact design for greater portability, the Satellite NB15t offers families, students and frequent travelers a fully-powered, stylish touch-enabled PC for a starting price of $379.99 MSRP.
“The Satellite NB15t is a classy little 11.6-inch touchscreen PC that covers all the basics without breaking the bank,” said Carl Pinto, vice president of marketing, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. “Our customers are always looking for more ways to be mobile without sacrificing the performance and features of a bigger-sized laptop, so we built the Satellite NB15t with that in mind. Clean design, solid performance, with a slim and lightweight style is what this device is all about.”
Featuring an 11.6-inch diagonal HD TruBrite® touch-enabled display2, the Satellite NB15t is optimized for Windows 8 and is ideal for both entertainment and productivity, offering plenty of screen real estate to watch, play or work. Powered by the latest generation Intel® Celeron® processor3, the Satellite NB15t delivers a combination of quality, reliability and performance for everyday tasks, plus a long battery life rating. Equipped with a 500GB hard drive4, it provides plenty of storage space for media content, while delivering other laptop essentials such as 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi®, Ethernet, USB 3.05 and HDMI® ports as well as an HD webcam. On-board stereo speakers enhanced with DTS® audio deliver rich, natural sound for music, movies and games. Dressed in a stylish textured silver finish, the Satellite NB15t stands slimly at under an inch and weighs just 3.3 pounds6.
“Our latest Celeron processor offers solid performance and great battery life, while consuming less power,” said Navin Shenoy, vice president and general manager of the PC Client Group at Intel Corporation. “Toshiba’s new Satellite NB15t is a great example of how the Bay Trail platform enables a new generation of highly portable and affordable devices.”
Pricing and Availability
The Satellite NB15t will be available in November 2013 at major retailers, e-tailers and direct from Toshiba at ToshibaDirect.com, starting at $379.99 MSRP.