Toshiba FOLIO 100 Media Tablet
“The new Toshiba FOLIO 100 Android based media tablet offers a seamless, easy-to-use experience across entertainment, social networking and mobile internet - anytime and anywhere”, said Marco Perino, General Manager Digital Life Products and Services. Offering a wide range of connectivity options, the Toshiba FOLIO 100 Android tablet is equipped with an SD card slot, an HDMI connector, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, while a Mobile Broadband (3G) ready version will follow soon.
Toshiba FOLIO software applications
The Toshiba FOLIO 100 ships with a wide selection of software applications pre-installed: amongst them Opera Mobile (web browser), FBReader (e-book reader), Document To Go (office suite), Evernote (notes), Adobe Flash 10.1 and Fring, an app that in combination with the embedded webcam allows video calls with friends and family.
Toshiba FOLIO 100 music functions
The Android based media tablet also features Toshiba Market Place, a service that offers easy access to various download choices for multimedia content, services and apps. Music Place, powered by 7 Digital offers easy access to one of the widest catalogues of music and allows easy syncing to a choice of devices. Radio Place gives access to a wide selection of IP radio services. Through the App Place, users are able to download applications compatible to the Toshiba Folio 100 Media tablet.
Toshiba FOLIO 100 Features
Although it is only 14mm slim and weighs only 760g, the Toshiba FOLIO 100 Android tablet still packs a powerful Nvidia Tegra 2 processor that offers a perfect balance between high performance and low battery consumption. A battery life of up to seven hours lets the tablet work for almost a full working day without the need of a power outlet. The instant-on functionality lets the Toshiba FOLIO tablet be operational within less than 30 seconds. A 16GB on-board storage hosts music, videos, photos, e-mails and other data and is even expandable via SD memory card.
Toshiba FOLIO 100 price & availability
The new Toshiba FOLIO 100 Android tablet will be available from October 2010 for 400,00 Euro / £329 inc VAT (non-3G). The Toshiba FOLIO 100 will be available during the fourth quarter of 2010 throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa.