toshiba Toshiba Expands Mini Notebook Portfolio with NB200

Toshiba has announced a new addition to their Mini Notebook PC series – Toshiba NB200. Building on the success of the NB100, the 10.1-inch NB200 sports a stylish matt finish with various color choices for the users. It is powered by the latest Atom N280 processor and preloaded with Windows XP Home OS.

toshiba Toshiba Expands Mini Notebook Portfolio with NB200

SINGAPORE, 29 April 2009 – Toshiba’s Computer Systems Division (CSD), a division of Toshiba Singapore Pte Ltd, today announced the expansion of its mini notebook range with the Toshiba NB200.

Combining style and state of the art technology, this 10.1-inch mini notebook meets users’ mobility needs and reflects their modern digital lifestyle. It offers a unique matt finish and compelling pleated textured cover design with a chrome hinge that appeals to the human visual and tactile senses. For initial shipment, the NB200 will be available in Satin Brown. Other colors – Snow White, Indigo Blue and Silky Pink – will be added onto the portfolio eventually.

Weighing at only 1.18kg with a 3-cell battery, the super-compact mini notebook features a vivid 10.1-inch widescreen LED display, full QWERTY raised-tile keyboard and a generous laptop-sized touchpad, making typing and navigating the Web comfortable and typo-free.

The NB200 is powered by the latest 1.66GHz Intel® N280 Atom processor with Intel® 945GSE graphics chipset and comes preloaded with Windows XP Home. Thanks to Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR, Wifi (802.11 b/g), and 10/100 Ethernet interfaces, the NB200 easily connects with peripherals or Internet access points. Two USB 2.0 ports and a unique USB 2.0 port with Sleep-and-Charge function that enables users to charge portable electronics and mobile phones even when the unit is turned off.

For accessories, Toshiba offers their highly portable external SuperMulti Drive, retractable mouse, Executive Koskin Slipcase, portable external hard disk with capacities ranging from 250GB to 500GB, as well as additional 3-cell or 6-cell battery for users who want longer battery life.

Features available today on the Toshiba NB200 include:
- Windows XP operating system
- Intel® AtomTM N280 processor
- 1GB DDR2 RAM, upgradeable to 2GB
- Spacious storage with a 160GB HDD
- 3D HDD Protection sensor
- 10.1-inch diagonal widescreen Clear SuperView backlit LED display
- Lightweight and very portable at only 1.18kg
- Long-life 3-cell battery delivers up to 4 hours of productivity
- One USB 2.0 Sleep-and-Charge port and two USB 2.0 ports
- 802.11 b/g wireless, 10/100 Ethernet and Bluetooth
- Built-in Webcam, speaker and microphone
- RGB port for connecting with external displays
- 2-in-1 Media Slot (SD, Mini SD, Micro SD, MMC)

Actual features and specifications vary according to model. For detailed specifications, please check the Specs Sheet or http://pc.toshiba-asia.com/

Price and Availability
SRP – SGD899 (inclusive of GST)
Availability from mid Jun 2009 in major IT/retail outlets (Satin Brown color) and end June 2009 for the other 3 colors