Toshiba India has launched its Toshiba WT-8 Windows Tablet in India. It is powered by Intel Atom Z3735G processor and runs on Windows 8.1 operating system. It comes with an 8 inch HD multi-touch display (1280 x 800 resolution). It gets 1 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage which is expandable via microSD cars. On imaging front, this tablet comes with a 5 mega pixel primary camera with auto focus and 1.2 mega pixel front facing camera for taking selfies and video calling. It packs a 3788 mAh battery which is claimed to give 11.1 hours of usage time. It includes Wi-Fi 11b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 as connectivity options. It weighs 385 grams and measures 62 x 132 x 9.48 mm in dimensions.
Specifications of Toshiba WT-8 Windows Tablet
- Processor: Intel Atom Z3735G
- Operating System: Windows 8.1
- Display: 8 inch HD multi-touch display with 1280×800 resolution
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 32 GB (Expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 5 mega pixel with auto focus
- Front Camera: 1.2 mega pixel
- Battery : 3788 mAh
- Usage Time: 11.1 hours
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
- Dimensions: 62 x 132 x 9.48 mm
- Weight: 385 grams
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Sivakumar, Vice President – Sales and Marketing, PC Business – DS Division, Toshiba India said, “WT-8 is a testimony to Toshiba’s philosophy of consumer-focused design and innovation.”…” Our association with the World’s leading e-commerce player – Amazon, will expand our reach to the country’s online and tech-savvy audience. WT-8, coupled with this association will help us in achieving a strong footing in the tablet category in India.”
- TruCapture which enables the user to click superior quality pictures.
- Stereo speakers with Dolby Digital Plus audio which give an amazing audio experience to the users.
Toshiba WT-8 Tablet will compete with Dell Venue 8 Pro and Acer Iconia W4-820 Tablet.
Dell Venue 8 Pro comes with 1.8 GHz Quad-Core Intel Atom Z3740D processor and runs on Windows 8.1 operating system along with 2 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. Imaging specs of this tablet are a 5 mega pixel rear camera and 1.2 mega pixel front facing camera. It packs a 4830 mAh battery.
While Acer Iconia W4-820 Tablet is powered by 1.33 GHz, Quad Core Intel Atom Z3740 Q processor and runs on Windows 8.1 operating system. It gets an 8 inch display with 5 mega pixel primary camera and 2 mega pixel front camera. It packs a powerful 4960 mAh battery. It comes at a higher price but shares almost similar specifications as that of Toshiba tablet.
Price and Availability
This tablet offering from Toshiba is available exclusively through e-commerce portal Amazon.in at Rs. 15,490.
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