|[April 15, 2014]
Toshiba Announces Completely Redesigned Performance Laptops
IRVINE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information
Systems, Inc., today announced its completely redesigned line of its
all-purpose performance laptops - the ultra-slim 15.6-inch Satellite®
S55, desktop replacement 17.3-inch Satellite S75 and highly mobile
14-inch Satellite E45. The laptops deliver powerful capabilities in a
premium design built to increase productivity and provide an excellent
"These new laptops are designed to give power users and entertainment
enthusiasts the power and versatility to do more with their laptop,"
said Carl Pinto, vice president of marketing, Toshiba America
Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. "Full-featured,
completely customizable with an all-new stunning design, these laptops
provide the ultimate audio and visual experience for movies, games and
Premium Styling and Enhanced Entertainment
The new Satellite S Series features a stylish brushed aluminum finish
and new thinner design. At less than 0.8 inch thin, the Satellite S55 is
up to 29 percent thinner than the previous generation, and starts at
just 4.6 pounds1, making it easy to carry and comfortable to
use anywhere. The larger Satellite S75 offers more screen real estate
for productivity, gaming and entertainment, and is available with a
built in rewriteable Blu-ray Disc™ drive2. The Satellite E45
is also less than 0.8 inch thin and weighs 4.6 pounds, making it highly
portable and easy to carry.
The Satellite S55 and E45 also feature a new TruType keyboard with
contoured, raised tile keys and optional LED backlighting that deliver a
more comfortable and responsive typing experience - while a large
clickpad keeps users in control of all their tasks, browsing and
entertainment. In addition the Satellite S55t and E45t can be configured
with a 10-point touchscreen, for easy interactivity and navigation with
The Satellite S55 and E45 can be configured with an HD (1366x768) or
Full HD (1920x1080) TruBrite® display and the Satellite S75 can be
configured with an HD+ (1600x900) or Full HD TruBrite display. All are
equipped with high-fidelity Harman Kardon® stereo speakers enhanced by
DTS (News - Alert) Sound™ for an exceptional listening experience.
Premium Performance and Connectivity
The Satellite S Series and E Series are designed to help users get more
done, delivering fast, smooth and responsive performance for enhanced
entertainment and multitasking. The laptops can be configured with
powerful 4th generation Intel (News - Alert)® Core™ i5 or i7 dual-core processors3,
up to 16GB of DDR3L 1600MHz memory4 and up to 1TB of storage5.
The Satellite S55 also supports the AMD A10 Accelerated Processing Unit.
For faster gameplay and immersive image quality, the Satellite S55 and
S75 can be equipped with optional AMD Radeon™ M7 M260 discrete graphics6
with 2GB of video memory.
The Satellite S Series and E Series laptops feature a full array of
ports to accommodate for a variety of computing needs, including an
HDMI® port capable of 4K output in certain models and dual USB 3.0 ports7,
one with USB Sleep & Charge technology8, which allow
users to charge USB-powered electronics while the laptop is powered
down. In addition, select Satellite S Series laptops include powerful
wireless capabilities, such as ultrafast 802.11ac Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth&re;
v4.0 and Intel® Wireless Display9 enabling wireless content
sharing to compatible large screen TVs.
The new Satellite S Series will be available on June 22, 2014, at major
retailers, e-tailers and direct from Toshiba at toshiba.com/us,
starting at $698.99 MSRP10.
The new Satellite E Series will be available on June 22, 2014,
exclusively at Best Buy (News - Alert) and BestBuy.com, starting at $649.99 MSRP.
Connect with Toshiba on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ToshibaUSA,
on Twitter (News - Alert) at twitter.com/ToshibaUSA,
and on YouTube at youtube.com/ToshibaUS.
About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)
Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of three business
units: Digital Products Division, Imaging Systems (News - Alert) Division, and
Telecommunication Systems Division. Together, these divisions provide
digital products, services and solutions, including industry-leading
portable computers; televisions, TV/DVD Combination products, Blu-ray
Disc™ and DVD products, and portable devices; imaging products for the
security, medical and manufacturing markets; storage products for
computers; and IP business telephone systems with unified
communications, collaboration and mobility applications. TAIS provides
sales, marketing and services for its wide range of products in the
United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating
company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba
Corporation. For more information on TAIS visit us.toshiba.com.
About Toshiba Corporation
Toshiba is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider
and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems.
Toshiba Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of
businesses: digital products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail
solutions and MFPs; electronic devices, including semiconductors,
storage products and materials; industrial and social infrastructure
systems, including power generation systems, smart community solutions,
medical systems and escalators & elevators; and home appliances. Toshiba
was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than
590 consolidated companies, with 206,000 employees worldwide and annual
sales surpassing 5.8 trillion yen (US$61 billion). Visit Toshiba's web
site at www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm.
© 2014 Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. All product, service
and company names are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks
of their respective owners. Information including without limitation
product prices, specifications, availability, content of services, and
contact information is subject to change without notice. All rights
1 Weight. Weight may vary. See Weight Legal Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
2 Blu-ray Disc™ Player Technology. Compatibility and/or
performance issues are possible. See Blu-Ray Disc Player Technology
Legal Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
3 Processor. CPU performance may vary. See Processor Legal
Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
4 Memory. Memory size may vary. See Memory Legal Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
5 Hard Disk Drive Capacity. Hard drive capacity may vary. 1
Gigabyte (GB) means 109 = 1,000,000,000 bytes using powers of
10. See Hard Disk Drive Capacity Legal Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
6 Graphics. GPU performance may vary. See Graphics Legal
Footnote at www.info.toshiba.com
7 USB 3.0. 5Gbps is the maximum theoretical interface
transfer rate per the specifications of the Universal Serial Bus 3.0.
Actual transfer rate will vary depending on your system configuration
and other factors.
8 The "USB Sleep & Charge function" may not work with certain
external devices even if they are compliant with the USB specification.
In those cases, turn the power of the computer ON to charge the device.
9 Intel® Wireless Display. Copy protection technology, if
any, associated with the content may prevent or limit viewing of content.
10 Price. Reseller prices may vary. MSRP means
"Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price."
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