Toshiba Portege R600 laptop

Thursday, October 16, 2008 Leave a Comment

Toshiba has recently announced a new ultralight and ultraportable laptop called the Portege R600.

The Portege R600 is powered by a Core 2 Duo processor running at 1.4 GigaHertz. There are two versions of the laptop available with the main difference between them is the storage type. One comes with a solid-state drive or SSD and the other comes with a standard HDD. Both have a memory of 3 GigaBytes.
The R600's display screen size is 12.1 inches and has an excellent battery life. It also includes a 5-pocket ballistic nylon carrying case, battery charger with integrated AC adapter and slim port replicator II.
The HDD version costs US $2099 while the SSD version costs US $2999. More detailed specifications are listed below.

Portege R600 Specifications:
CPU: Intel ULV Core2Duo SU9400 1.4 GHz (FSB 800 MHz)
RAM: 3 GB DDR2 800 MHz
HDD: 128 GB SSD or 160 GB HDD
GPU: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
Weight: starting at 1.1 Kgs
Screen size: 12.1 inch (1280 x 800 resolution) WXGA
Battery Life: Upto 7.5 hours
Other Features:
  • Built for Vista OS
  • DVD Super Multi
  • Intel 802.11 a/b/g/n Wireless LAN
  • Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
  • 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet
  • Web Camera
  • Built-in Microphone
  • Built-in Speaker
  • 85 key US keyboard
  • Toshiba Outdoor Display Switch
  • Toshiba Assist Button
  • TouchPad pointing device
I/O Ports:
  • SD Card Reader
  • 3 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x eSATA
  • 1 x PCI Express Card Slot
  • 1 x Headphone-out
  • 1 x Mic in
  • 1 x RJ45 (LAN)
  • 1 x Docking Port
Price: US $2099 for 160GB HDD, US $2999 for 120GB SSD