Toshiba M700 series tablets feature touch screen LEDs


Toshiba has two new tablet notebooks up for sale starting today. Both belonging to the Portégé M700 series, they are the "company’s first Tablet PC to incorporate a touch screen LED backlit display."

The two newly-available models both feature an Intel Core 2 Duo T7500 processor, 160GB SATA hard drive, 12.1-inch widescreen LED backlit display, integrated dual-layer DVD burner, Bluetooth, built-in webcam, start at about 4.6 pounds, and have a battery life of over 4.5 hours (according to Toshiba).

The M700-S7002 costs $1799 and features Windows Vista Business and 2GB of RAM and the M700-S7001X costs $100 less and comes with XP Tablet PC Edition 2005 and only features 1GB of RAM. Both are available today.

Toshiba Unveils Company’s First Tablet PC with Touch Screen LED Backlit Display [Press Release]