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Future of Toshiba televisions: Dash battery replacements, Alexa voice control and Android TV
Future of Toshiba televisions: Dash battery replacements, Alexa voice control and Android TV By Chris Hall

As Toshiba looks to re-establish its TV brand in Europe, the company is looking at a wide range of technologies to support its sets.Vestel, manufacturing Toshiba TVs under licence has a range of flagship OLED models, a bezel-less design, a Wall Art concept... Read more

Toshiba has an 8K TV of its own, but it's just a concept
Toshiba has an 8K TV of its own, but it's just a concept By Chris Hall

Toshiba has used IFA 2018 to show off a range of TV technologies as Vestel, license holder of the Toshiba brand, looks to push the brand in Europe.Alongside a range of 4K HDR sets, including OLED models and some interesting integrated technologies, the... Read more

Toshiba announces 2018 4K HDR TV choices, with OLED, Dolby Vision and HLG
Toshiba announces 2018 4K HDR TV choices, with OLED, Dolby Vision and HLG By Max Langridge

Toshiba was noticeably absent from Pocket-lint.com until last year, when it mounted a comeback in Europe thanks to a partnership with Vestel, and the X97 OLED TV spearheading the charge. The Japanese TV manufacturer is ramping up its efforts for 2018,... Read more

Toshiba Poster TV concept is a wafer-thin rival to LG's Wallpaper
Toshiba Poster TV concept is a wafer-thin rival to LG's Wallpaper By Chris Hall

Toshiba has outlined its plans to re-establish the TV brand in the UK and across Europe and the brand has teamed up with Vestel to make that happen, showcasing a lot of the latest models at IFA 2017.For those who don't know who Vestel is, it's a massive... Read more

Toshiba's Star Wars TV is ready to take you to a galaxy far, far away
Toshiba's Star Wars TV is ready to take you to a galaxy far, far away By Chris Hall

Toshiba has unveiled a Star Wars inspired TV at IFA 2017, ready and willing to transport fans to a TV galaxy far, far away. This isn't a TV that's going to shift the balance in the TV universe, but it might make some young fans happy. Based around a... Read more

Toshiba X97 Series OLED TV preview: High-end TV tech, but at what price?
Toshiba X97 Series OLED TV preview: High-end TV tech, but at what price? By Adrian Willings

Toshiba recently announced its re-entry into the European TV market with a series of televisions, the pinnacle of which is the 65-inch X97 OLED.Toshiba is pitching the new series of models as being "mid-market" - aimed at price-conscious but ambitious... Read more

Toshiba TVs return to Europe with 65-inch X97 OLED leading the charge
Toshiba TVs return to Europe with 65-inch X97 OLED leading the charge By Chris Hall

It's been some time since we've had anything to write about from Toshiba, but the company is making its way back into Europe thanks to its partnership with Vestel, and leading the charge with an OLED TV.OLED has seen something of a up kick in 2017, with... Read more

It's Toshiba's turn to take on the Surface Pro with its dynaPad Windows 10 tablet
It's Toshiba's turn to take on the Surface Pro with its dynaPad Windows 10 tablet By Rik Henderson

Although we've had tablets that transform into laptops for a while now, it seems that the category has really taken off in the last couple of weeks, with Microsoft's own Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book leading the charge.Now Toshiba has shown its hand... Read more

Toshiba aims at MacBook with 'world's first' 4K 12.5-inch Satellite Radius 12
Toshiba aims at MacBook with 'world's first' 4K 12.5-inch Satellite Radius 12 By Rik Henderson

Ahead of IFA getting into full swing, Toshiba announced a 12.5-inch convertible laptop that comes with an Ultra HD 4K display.The Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 can be spec'd with up to a 6th gen Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of LPDDR3 RAM, and a 512GB M.2... Read more

Toshiba in serious trouble as CEO quits over $1.2 billion accounting scandal
Toshiba in serious trouble as CEO quits over $1.2 billion accounting scandal By Rik Henderson

Hisao Tanaka, the CEO and president of Toshiba, has resigned after the company was found to have overstated its operating profits for the last six years, to the tune of $1.2 billion (£780 million).He and two others in senior management, vice-chairman... Read more

Toshiba crams a stunning 4K screen into its new convertible notebook
Toshiba crams a stunning 4K screen into its new convertible notebook By Luke Edwards

It wasn't too long ago that 4K laptops were new, and already they've adapted the tech enough to fit it into a convertible notebook.The new Toshiba Satellite Radius 15 4K Ultra HD Edition is Toshiba's first convertible notebook with such a high-resolution... Read more

Toshiba Satellite Click Mini review: In and out of orbit
3.5 stars Toshiba Satellite Click Mini review: In and out of orbit By Mike Lowe

Small is portable. Big is comfortable. But go too far either way and the cart turns over. Toshiba is playing with how small a laptop can get with the Satellite Click Mini, an ultra-low-cost tablet-meets-laptop hybrid.The Satellite Click Mini costs just... Read more

Toshiba Satellite Computex prototype to feature face-authentication camera (hands-on)
Toshiba Satellite Computex prototype to feature face-authentication camera (hands-on) By Cat Thomas

Microsoft revealed a prototype by Toshiba at its press conference at Computex in Taipei, highlighting Windows Hello and what could be possible in the future.The new prototype device, which doesn't even have a name as yet, was one of a handful of devices... Read more

Toshiba beefs up Kira Ultrabook with Broadwell processor and better battery life
Toshiba beefs up Kira Ultrabook with Broadwell processor and better battery life By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has given its Kira Ultrabook an Apple-like refresh. Everything about it stays the same as last year's model but the CPU has been changed, to Intel's 5th generation i7 "Broadwell" processor range, and the graphics are now Intel HD 5500.Not only... Read more

Toshiba Chromebook 2 review: Finally a Chromebook worth buying
4.0 stars Toshiba Chromebook 2 review: Finally a Chromebook worth buying By Mike Lowe

We've always admired the Google Chromebook laptop concept and its attempt to deliver an affordable, easy to use, online-focused platform. Problem is, every manufacturer (ignoring Google itself with the ultra-expensive Pixel model) has shoehorned poor... Read more

Could the Toshiba Satellite Click Mini be the best budget 2-in-1 for travellers?
Could the Toshiba Satellite Click Mini be the best budget 2-in-1 for travellers? By Rik Henderson

Toshiba first unveiled its Satellite Click Mini 8.9-inch tablet and laptop combination device at CES in Las Vegas in January, but as its UK and European release edges nearer (coming in March) Pocket-lint was invited to have a quick play with the device.The... Read more

Toshiba teases new superthin tablet or 2-in-1 for CES 2015... or is it a TV remote?
Toshiba teases new superthin tablet or 2-in-1 for CES 2015... or is it a TV remote? By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has taken to Twitter to tease a new device to be launched in Las Vegas during the CES consumer electronics trade show.Simply posting a picture under the tweet "Keep on Clickin'" with the date of "06.01.2015" on the image, Toshiba UK confirms that... Read more

Toshiba Encore 2 review
3.5 stars Toshiba Encore 2 review By Mike Lowe

Upon switching on the Toshiba Encore 2 tablet, the company's "Leading Innovation" brand strategy slogan pops onto the screen. But does the second-generation tablet truly innovate within the entire market, or does it merely represent progress within Toshiba's... Read more

Toshiba 5K 21:9 Super Wide Ultra HD TV concept is as big as its name (eyes-on)
Toshiba 5K 21:9 Super Wide Ultra HD TV concept is as big as its name (eyes-on) By Rik Henderson

On its IFA 2014 stand, Toshiba was demonstrating some proof of concept displays that could drive television technologies in the near future. One of which was the re-emergence of an idea Philips originally took a punt on over five years ago, a 21:9 telly... Read more

Toshiba Satellite Radius 11 laptop transforms into five modes
Toshiba Satellite Radius 11 laptop transforms into five modes By Luke Edwards

Toshiba, in its myriad IFA-timed announcements, has revealed a new laptop called Satellite Radius 11 which is capable of transforming to suit the user's needs.We say transform but really it means it works as a laptop or tablet is various positions. All... Read more

Toshiba Chromebook 2 brings Skullcandy sound and 11 hour battery
Toshiba Chromebook 2 brings Skullcandy sound and 11 hour battery By Luke Edwards

Toshiba has just announced its latest Chromebook 2 laptop to succeed last year's model. It's coming with plenty of improvements to give Windows laptops and Macs a bit of serious Google powered competition.The Toshiba Chromebook 2 is a 13.3-inch laptop... Read more

Toshiba Encore Mini packs Windows 8.1 into a 7-inch tablet
Toshiba Encore Mini packs Windows 8.1 into a 7-inch tablet By Chris Hall

Taking Windows 8.1 with Bing to the small scale, Toshiba has announced the Toshiba Encore Mini at IFA 2014. Looking to challenge Android in the 7-inch tablet stakes, the Encore Mini is powered by an Intel Atom Z3745 processor with 1GB of RAM, designed... Read more

Toshiba Canvio AeroMobile wireless SSD is the cloud in your pocket
Toshiba Canvio AeroMobile wireless SSD is the cloud in your pocket By Chris Hall

Toshiba has announced the Canvio AeroMobile wireless SSD, an external drive that will allow you to wirelessly store your content locally. Bringing the advantage of SSD - it will be nice and quiet, better protected from drops, as well as power efficient... Read more

Standard smartphone cameras set for a boost, Toshiba unveils 20MP CMOS sensor for all
Standard smartphone cameras set for a boost, Toshiba unveils 20MP CMOS sensor for all By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has announced an enhanced smartphone camera image sensor that should spark a rise in general mobile camera performance.The 1/2.4-inch 20-megapixel BSI CMOS image sensor enables 6mm z-height camera modules for smartphones and tablets.The company... Read more

Toshiba enters the activity tracker race with smartband offering 2-week battery
Toshiba enters the activity tracker race with smartband offering 2-week battery By Luke Edwards

The wearable tracker market is really taking off and now Toshiba has joined it with its first activity tracker, the WERAM1100.Putting the not-so catchy name aside this band could still compete against the big players despite being late to the race for... Read more

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review
4.0 stars Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review By Chris Hall

Sports cameras have attracted a lot of interest in recent times, with the Camileo X-Sports marking Toshiba's first foray into the market.Sports cameras aren't new devices, though, and have been available in a number of different formats over the years.... Read more

Toshiba Kira L93 pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Kira L93 pictures and hands-on By Cat Thomas

Toshiba recently announced the Kira L93 which goes on sale in Japan this month. Pocket-lint was able to get a hands-on with this "7-in-1" device at Computex as it's interesting enough to warrant further investigation.The Kira L93 gets the 7-in-1 moniker... Read more

Toshiba Satellite Click 2 and Click 2 Pro Windows 8.1 2-in-1s announced
Toshiba Satellite Click 2 and Click 2 Pro Windows 8.1 2-in-1s announced By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has announced its first consumer detachable Ultrabook and a 2-in-1 laptop from the same family.The Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro P30W has a 13.3-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) touchscreen display, Intel Dual Core i5 processor, Intel HD graphics 4400... Read more

Toshiba 55L7453DB L7 Series LED TV pictures and hands-on
Toshiba 55L7453DB L7 Series LED TV pictures and hands-on By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has refreshed its L7 Series TV line-up for 2014 and Pocket-lint has seen a pre-production model in action prior to the release of the sets soon.Coming with the L74 designation - last year's range was L73 - there will be 42, 47 and 55-inch models... Read more

Toshiba Encore review
3.5 stars Toshiba Encore review By Mike Lowe

The 8-inch tablet market is full of a raft of devices to choose from, many of which double-up as laptop alternatives with keyboard dock and stylus inputs. Not so the Toshiba Encore, a full Windows 8.1 device that is just that; no additional bells and... Read more

Toshiba Kira review
3.5 stars Toshiba Kira review By Mike Lowe

Laptops these days are statements of design as much as they are capable powerhouses able to crunch through almost any task you throw at them. The Toshiba Kira is the company's bash at high-end design, delivering a slim and capable machine packed with... Read more

Toshiba Chromebook review
3.5 stars Toshiba Chromebook review By Stuart Miles

Toshiba is the latest company to enter the Chromebook market with the aptly named Toshiba Chromebook. It's a larger device than most Chromebooks that have gone before it, offering a 13.3-inch screen in the familiar budget laptop format. Only the HP Pavilion... Read more

Toshiba laptop range adds 4K resolution and Skull Candy certified sound to Satellite range
Toshiba laptop range adds 4K resolution and Skull Candy certified sound to Satellite range By Mike Lowe

It's Toshiba laptop season, with the company announcing a range of models to suit a broad audience. Among those the big ticket device is the Satellite P50: a 15.6-inch laptop with 4K resolution screen.The P50's 3840 x 2160 resolution screen features ChromaTune... Read more

Toshiba Satellite P50 pictures and hands-on: 4K display squeezed into 15.6in laptop
Toshiba Satellite P50 pictures and hands-on: 4K display squeezed into 15.6in laptop By Mike Lowe

With so many laptops available on the market, it takes something special to stand out. The Toshiba Satellite P50 laptop does just that: by cramming a 4K resolution into a 15.6-inch screen. And it looks awesome.That's a 3840 x 2160 resolution - the very... Read more

Toshiba HD TV 2014 range refresh: Faster next-gen Smart TV joins top-of-range models
Toshiba HD TV 2014 range refresh: Faster next-gen Smart TV joins top-of-range models By Mike Lowe

Toshiba has refreshed its HD TV line for 2014, with new models to be available in four separate lines to cater for the basics through to the full package.Top of the range is the 7 Series Toshiba L74, available in 42-inch, 47-inch and 55-inch variants.... Read more

Toshiba Excite Pro 10.1 review
4.0 stars Toshiba Excite Pro 10.1 review By Mike Lowe

There's such a huge variety of tablets in the market right now that it can be hard to know where to look. Fire, Arc, Note, Nexus, to name but a few, are names to try and entice you in. And now Toshiba's take on the 10.1-inch tablet, the Excite Pro, goes... Read more

Toshiba Kira Ultrabook (Haswell edition) pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Kira Ultrabook (Haswell edition) pictures and hands-on By Rik Henderson

The Toshiba Kira Ultrabook is finally heading to the UK, and with a boost in specifications. The processor has been beefed up to a healthy Intel Core i7 ("Haswell") CPU, with Intel HD 4400 graphics for good measure.A former version has been on sale in... Read more

Toshiba Chromebook pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Chromebook pictures and hands-on By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has unveiled its first Chromebook and it's a bold effort, with a 13.3-inch screen aimed at those who want a little more real estate for their online shenanigans.The screen has a 1366 x 768 resolution and naturally, being a Chromebook, comes with... Read more

Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on: laptop-tablet hybrid pushes the budget angle
Toshiba Satellite W30t hands-on: laptop-tablet hybrid pushes the budget angle By Mike Lowe

Every manufacturer is in on the two-in-one laptop-tablet combo, and Toshiba's Windows 8.1 offering - the 13.3-inch Satellite W30t - orbits the more budget end of the market. We got our hands-on the forthcoming hybrid at the IFA electronics show in Berlin.First... Read more

Toshiba Encore tablet pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Encore tablet pictures and hands-on By Britta O'Boyle

Toshiba launched the 8-inch Encore tablet at IFA 2013, featuring an AutoBrite display with 1280 x 800p resolution. From our experience, the screen was sharp, the colours were bright and the viewing angles good at 170-degrees. It isn't the Full HD resolution... Read more

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action cam apes GoPro design, offers wrist-mounted control
Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action cam apes GoPro design, offers wrist-mounted control By Chris Hall

Toshiba has joined the action cam fray, launching the Toshiba Camileo X-Sports - which at first glance bears a strong resemblance to the GoPro.Toshiba isn't new to waterproof camcorders, having launched a number of pistol-grip type devices in the past,... Read more

Toshiba Encore tablet coming in Q4: 8-inch, Windows 8.1 and MS Office for free
Toshiba Encore tablet coming in Q4: 8-inch, Windows 8.1 and MS Office for free By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has announced an 8-inch tablet that will come with Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 pre-installed so that it's good for work and play. The Toshiba Encore runs on an Intel Atom architecture, with Intel Gen 7 graphics and 2GB... Read more

Toshiba announces Satellite U and M series laptops, including first 15.6-inch Ultrabook
Toshiba announces Satellite U and M series laptops, including first 15.6-inch Ultrabook By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has unveiled a couple of new laptop ranges, the Satellite U and M series.The Satellite U50t is the company's first 15.6-inch Ultrabook, which comes with a 10-point touchscreen, Windows 8, fourth-generation Intel Core processor, Intel HD Graphics... Read more

Toshiba Excite Pro and Excite Write pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Excite Pro and Excite Write pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Toshiba has announced three new Android tablets, bringing the Excite range to the UK. While the Excite Pure occupies the entry-level spot, it's the Excite Pro and the Excite Write that are likely to draw your attention.The Excite Pro and the Write are... Read more

Toshiba Excite Pure pictures and hands-on
Toshiba Excite Pure pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Toshiba has announced that it's bringing the Excite brand of tablets to the UK, with the launch of three new Android devices to get your fingers on. The most affordable device entry-level is the £249 Toshiba Excite Pure.The design of the Excite Pure... Read more

Toshiba takes on the iMac with Qosmio PX30t 23-inch touchscreen entertainment hub
Toshiba takes on the iMac with Qosmio PX30t 23-inch touchscreen entertainment hub By Rik Henderson

Toshiba is looking to steal some undecided mass-media consumers from peering longingly at the iMac with its Qosmio PX30t all-in-one desktop Windows 8 PC. With a 23-inch Full HD LED touchscreen, Harman/Kardon speakers with Slipstream technology, and a... Read more

Toshiba Satellite S, C and L series offer touchscreen thrills for the bargain hunter
Toshiba Satellite S, C and L series offer touchscreen thrills for the bargain hunter By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has introduced three new laptop ranges, two refreshed from previous models and one entirely new, which add premium features and design at affordable prices. It has also brought touchscreen technology down through its ranges, ensuring that even... Read more

Toshiba P-Series laptops launched with new Intel Haswell processors
Toshiba P-Series laptops launched with new Intel Haswell processors By Hunter Skipworth

Toshiba's just-announced P-Series laptops all feature the brand new Intel Haswell processors. With prices starting from £599, they could also be one of the cheaper ways to get your hands on the first of the new Intel processor-touting laptops.The P-Series... Read more

Toshiba hits 10.1-inch tablet market hard with three new Excite Android devices, Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure
Toshiba hits 10.1-inch tablet market hard with three new Excite Android devices, Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure By Rik Henderson

Toshiba has announced three new additions to its tablet line-up: the Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure. Designed with different types of users in mind, they share the same screen size, 10.1-inches, and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean from the box but offer... Read more

Toshiba to be first manufacturer with DivX Plus Streaming TVs
Toshiba to be first manufacturer with DivX Plus Streaming TVs By Rik Henderson

Rovi has announced that Toshiba will become the first manufacturer of DivX Plus Streaming-certified TVs when it releases its new sets in the UK at the end of the summer. Because of that, not only will they be able to playback DivX Plus video through Rovi-powered... Read more