Toshiba’s Dynabook TX/98MBL: Fully Loaded Multimedia Machine

Well know as Satellite A665 in Europe, Dynabook TX/98MBL is the first ever laptop in industry to playback 3D multimedia in Blu-ray format. Blu-ray technology is popular in video and data disc format, capable of holding up to 50 GB data per disc. It’s first time; a notebook PC is supporting both Blu-ray 3D and NVIDIA’s 3D Vision, bring 3D content to life.

Dynabook TX/98MBL is a 3D HD 15.6-inch TruBrite LED with a 1366×768 resolution at 120 Hz panel and 60 Hz through active shutter glasses (to each eye), utilizes WinDVD BD to deliver a truly impressive Blu-ray 3D format and NVIDIA 3D Vision software and hardware. Using active shutter glasses each eye receives somewhat different picture, which provides a high quality stereoscopic image, we called it full 3D. To out-perform system performance, TX/98MBL is lased with NVIDIA latest processor GeForce GTS 350M and Video RAM up to 1 GB devoted for graphic processing. More of the above, a pre-installed 3D games allows users to feel next-gen gaming experience.

Blending rich visual quality and Harman Kardon stereo speaker makes it a superb multimedia machine; while backing up with Dolby Advanced Audio gives a further boost to it audio projection creates a 3D visual effect. Toshiba’s USB Sleep-and-Music technology is also integrated, enables users to play any type of music through laptop speakers, even when notebook is in sleep or standby mode, which improve its energy efficiency. Resolution + picture processing technology, makes DVD pictures even better by enhancing contrast, saturation and sharpness.

In Dynabook TX/98MBL multimedia is one touch away, a feature dedicated to feather-touch multimedia controls with a matt-black tiled keyboard giving a striking look to its body.

A pre-installed Media Controller Plug-In from Toshiba lets users to stream Flash videos from online video library and enables YouTube to connect directly to DLNA® compatible television sets.

The Dynabook TX/98MBLJ features:

–          15.6-inch (39.6cm) TruBrite HD display with LED backlight.

–          Window 7 Home Premium (64 bit)

–          Intel Core i7- 740QM (Quad Core) processor.

–          500 GB HDD with 3D impact sensor.

–          NVIDIA GeForce GTS 350M graphics.

–          1366×768 resolution (16:9)

–          Blu-ray Disc rewritable drive

–          Harman Kardon Stereo speakers

–          Dolby Advanced Audio

–          Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR

–          WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), Gigabit Ethernet LAN

–          1.3 MP webcam

–          3 x USB Web 2.0

–          Toshiba Resolution+, Toshiba Media Controller, Toshiba Lifespace

–          Pre-installed 3D content

–          Energy Star 5.0 qualified

This entire package in one notebook PC at a price of $2,700, thou its price is not officially listed yet.

So are you ready to face 3D blast? However, you will have to wait for a while, since its projected launch in Japan is in July and company is planning to launch the Dynabook TX/98MBLJ to the U.S. market in near future.

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