Toshiba Has Announced a 3D-ready Laptop Using 3D Vision

Toshiba has announced its first 3D-capable laptop and it is called Toshiba Dynabook TX/98MBL for the Japanese market and Toshiba Satellite A665 in Europe. The laptop is equipped with a 120Hz LCD panel and uses Nvidia’s 3D Vision active shutter glasses to provide stereoscopic 3D capabilities.

Toshiba Satellite A665 3D Vision model specifications:

- Intel Core i7 (Quad Core)

- RAM: up to 8 GB DDR3 (1066 MHz)

- 2.5″ HDD up to 750 GB (as of Aug. 2010) with HDD 3D impact sensor

- 39.6cm (15.6”) TruBrite HD display (120 Hz) with LED backlighting, 1366×768 pixels(16:9), 200 cd/m2

- Dedicated graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTS 350M, 1GB VRAM

- Blu-ray Disc rewritable drive, ready for playback of Blu-ray 3D Disc or DVD Super Multi drive (Double Layer)

- Bluetooth 2.1 +EDR, WLAN (802.11 b/g/n), Gigabit Ethernet LAN

- 3 x USB 2.0, 1x eSATA / USB combo port with Sleep-and-Charge and Multi-Card Reader, HDMI

- 1.3 MPixel Webcam with Face Recognition

- Sound: Harman Kardon stereo speakers, Line-In with Sleep-and-Music function, Dolby Advanced Audio

- Analog and DVB-T hybrid TV Tuner (*not available in Toshiba Dynabook)

- Toshiba Resolution+, Toshiba Media Controller, Toshiba LifeSpace, Toshiba PC Health Monitor

- Size: 380.5mm x 254mm x 28mm (front) / 35.6 mm (rear)

- OS: Windows 7 Home Premium (64bit)

- ENERGY STAR 5.0 qualified

Toshiba Dynabook for the Japanese market will be released end-July, and Toshiba Satellite will be released later this year too.


Japanese article on Toshiba Dynabook