03 Jan '12, 9pm

Whatever floats your boat: by Ryhan Bte Mohd Yazid Toshiba is finally getting back in the computer-making groove...

Toshiba is finally getting back in the computer-making groove with its first Ultrabook, the Portege Z830, and all-in-one desktop, the Qosmio DX730. The Japanese firm also has a double bill of new tablet computers in the form of the Android-powered REGZA AT1SO and AT100. Portege Z830: Slim body, fat tech Weighing a mere 1.12kg, the Portege Z830 is almost 20 per cent lighter than the average Ultrabook, the ultra-desirable class of higher-end, thin, lightweight ultraportable laptops. So the Z830 is the lightest Ultrabook in the world, and one of the thinnest too, just 15.8mm across at its thickest point. And it's not just light to the touch - Toshiba would have you believe it's light on the wallet, too. "The Portege Z830 Series sets a new standard for thin and light systems, not just in terms of portability, but also in affordability for such cutting-edge designs," said Ms Wo...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/TechandDigital/EDC120104-00000...

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