Toshiba archive

  • When are we getting 3D TVs?
    Home Cinema

    When are we getting 3D TVs?

    By 24 September 2009

    Home made efforts on YouTube and the inventive stills on Flickr are all very well and good but the big question on everyone's lips is when are 3D TVs actually going to be available to us. Sky has got the broadcast side of things ready for 2010, Channel...

  • Toshiba Qosmio X500 Blu-ray laptop announced
    Gaming

    Toshiba Qosmio X500 Blu-ray laptop announced

    By 23 September 2009

    Toshiba has announced the launch of the Qosmio X500 boasting a "sleek, glossy black chassis, backlit keyboard and LED-feathertouch controls". Powered by Intel's latest Quad Core processors and the latest Nvidia GeForce graphics, the Qosmio X500 claims...

  • Toshiba dynadock wireless U docking station launches
    Online

    Toshiba dynadock wireless U docking station launches

    By 18 September 2009

    Toshiba has announced the availability in the States of its universal "dynadock" wireless U USB docking station. The new dynadock will charge a laptop - sans-wires - as well as "act as a conduit" for add-on peripherals like external speakers, keyboard,...

  • Transformers: USB drive and mouse in disguise
    Gadgets

    Transformers: USB drive and mouse in disguise

    By 18 September 2009

    When was the last time you saw a USB drive do the above? Bonkers right, but not as crazy as the optical mouse that turns into a dinosaur. Toshiba has teamed up with Hasbro to launch four official 1984 Transformers in the shape of a USB drive and optical...

  • Toshiba launches 160GB HDD for portable media players
    Audio

    Toshiba launches 160GB HDD for portable media players

    By 10 September 2009

    Energy-efficient portable media players with larger memory capacities (such as say, the new Apple iPod classic) are on the horizon, thanks to a component launch from Toshiba. Toshiba has launched four new 1.8-inch hard disk drives designed "for use in...

  • Five alternative pocket camcorders to the iPod touch
    Cameras

    Five alternative pocket camcorders to the iPod touch

    By 7 September 2009

    It's pretty clear by now that the next generations of iPods announced later this week are going to have built-in cameras. The leaked shots all over the web were one thing but the pod cases on show at IFA with lens shaped holes carefully sculpted into...

  • IFA 2009: A theory year
    Phones

    IFA 2009: A theory year

    By 7 September 2009

    As the dust finally settles on this year's IFA it is very apparent that it was a theory year. What do I mean by that? Well lots of talk from the industry but little physical product. In "theory" gadget fans have plenty to look forward to. 3DTV was the...

  • Toshiba unveils Ducati laptop and camcorder
    Laptops

    Toshiba unveils Ducati laptop and camcorder

    By 4 September 2009

    Toshiba has unveiled some Ducati-themed devices out at IFA and we were there to grab some live pics. A Satellite U500, one of Toshiba's consumer-aimed 13-inch notebooks has been given a Ducati makeover, with logos plastered over it. In addition, one of...

  • Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player

    By 4 September 2009

    You've seen a press shot, and some official video of Toshiba's new BDX2000 Blu-ray player, but here are some hands-on pics. The new home cinema hardware offers Full HD 1080p, 24fps playback and is a Profile 2.0 BD-Live player. We're looking at a December...

  • Toshiba S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders
    Cameras

    Toshiba S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders

    By 4 September 2009

    Here's some hands-on pics of Toshiba's new camcorders launched at IFA 2009 in the form of the Camileo S20, H30 and X100 models - all of which offer full HD (1920 x 1080p). Prices come in at £119.99 for the S20, £189.99 for the H30 whilst the top-end...

  • VIDEO: Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player
    Home Cinema

    VIDEO: Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player

    By 4 September 2009

    This video will give you a decent glimpse at Toshiba's first Blu-ray player, the BDX2000, that marks the product turning point for the company that once fought the HD format tooth and nail. Hit play for more - and if you listen really carefully you can...

  • VIDEO: Toshiba P500 Satellite Blu-ray laptop
    Home Cinema

    VIDEO: Toshiba P500 Satellite Blu-ray laptop

    By 4 September 2009

    Following the news'n'pics we've brought you on Toshiba's new Blu-ray-playing laptop, here's the official infomercial from Tosh about the new product, due an October launch. Hit play for more.

  • Toshiba P500 Satellite laptop
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba P500 Satellite laptop

    By 4 September 2009

    Toshiba's just-announced P500 laptop, a new Blu-ray-themed addition to the Satellite range, is a monster of a machine. The 18.4-inch laptop offers a 1920 x 1080p LCD display and a built-in BD drive that can burn - as well as play - Blu-ray discs. It's...

  • Toshiba TG01 Windows phone announced
    Phones

    Toshiba TG01 Windows phone announced

    By 4 September 2009

    Toshiba has announced a new "variant" of its Snapdragon-powered TG01 touchscreen phone, the "TG01 Windows phone". The "new" model differs only in the fact that it will feature the new Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system, although those that already have...

  • Toshiba still upscaling with the XDE600 DVD player
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba still upscaling with the XDE600 DVD player

    By 3 September 2009

    There's no reason why the world should switch to Blu-ray, even if Toshiba finally has, so the XDE series of DVD players is still there offering "near to 1080p quality". The XDE600 is named after eXtended Detail Enhancement which works on the colour, contrast...

  • Toshiba pledges CO2 target
    Laptops

    Toshiba pledges CO2 target

    By 3 September 2009

    Toshiba, in its IFA2009 press conference, has pledged to cut its CO2 emissions by 120 million tonnes before 2025. The company says that it wants environmental measures to "take a very very strong role" in the company's future. Consumer electronics plays...

  • Toshiba launches S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders
    Cameras

    Toshiba launches S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders

    By 3 September 2009

    Toshiba has launched a trio of camcorders at IFA 2009 in the form of the Camileo S20, H30 and X100 models - all of which offer full HD (1920 x 1080p). The Camileo S20 launches as one of the slimmest HD camcorders in the world at just 17mm, whilst claims...

  • Toshiba Journ.E Touch
    Gadgets

    Toshiba Journ.E Touch

    By 3 September 2009

    Here are a few photos of Toshiba's just-announced multimedia tablet from IFA 2009 in Berlin. We weren't able to wrest the device out of Toshiba's hands, but were able to get some pictures showing the front and sides of the device, including its USB port...

  • Toshiba brings LEDs to REGZA SV
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba brings LEDs to REGZA SV

    By 3 September 2009

    Toshiba, like everyone else at IFA 2009, has decided that LED TVs are the way to go and has announced its first in the shape of the REGZA SV series. The full backlighting offers a better colour gamut than before plus an improved 2,000,000:1 dynamic contrast...

  • Toshiba brings Blu-ray to P500 Satellite laptop
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba brings Blu-ray to P500 Satellite laptop

    By 3 September 2009

    It's not just the players that benefit from Blu-ray this IFA as Toshiba adds the P500 to the Satellite laptop range. The 18.4-inch machine has a 1920 x 1080p LCD display to appreciate the BD addition, as well as an HDMI REGZA link meaning that your remote...

  • Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player launched
    Home Cinema

    Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-ray player launched

    By 3 September 2009

    Amongst the many announcements at IFA 2009 is the release of Toshiba's first Blu-ray player, significant in that the company had previously only supported HD DVD, the standard that lost out to Blu-ray. According to the company the BDX2000 "delivers high...

  • Toshiba goes tablet with the Journe Touch
    Gadgets

    Toshiba goes tablet with the Journe Touch

    By 3 September 2009

    Toshiba has joined the internet tablet crowd today with the launch of the Journe Touch at IFA 2009. It has a 7-inch TFT touchscreen with a resolution of 800 x 480 and an aspect ratio of 16:9. The LED backlighting helps with a steady 300:1 contrast and...

  • We've landed: IFA 2009 coverage starts now
    Audio

    We've landed: IFA 2009 coverage starts now

    By 2 September 2009

    IFA, Europe's largest consumer electronics show is almost here, and that means Pocket-lint will be bringing you all the news on what you are going to want to be putting on your Christmas list. So what can you expect from the show and from us? From the...

  • Toshiba intros energy-saving HDDs
    Online

    Toshiba intros energy-saving HDDs

    By 2 September 2009

    Toshiba has added to its range of 2.5-inch internal HDDs with the MKxx65GSX series of 5400 RPM devices which will hit the shelves in the fourth quarter of this year. The light weight units are designed to sit inside notebooks, all-in-one PCs and any other...

  • Toshiba Satellite A500-11U notebook   review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Toshiba Satellite A500-11U notebook review

    By 27 August 2009

    Toshiba’s Satellite A500 marks a new direction for the brand, with excellent multimedia capabilities more in line with the company’s Qosmio range than regular Satellite models. Along with raw power, it’s also stylish, comfortable and well made....