Beside Toshiba Excite 7.7 inch, Toshiba’s Digital Products Division (DPD) also announced their first big screen powered Android tablet, called Toshiba Excite 13. Unlike the usual 7 inch or 10.1inch screen size that commonly found on other tablets, the Excite 13 Android tablet sports 13.3 inch display screen, so user will get better viewing experience when they browsing internet, playing games, watching movies or TV Shows than commonly tablet on the market.
Toshiba Excite 13 Specs
Like the Excite 7.7 tablet, new Toshiba Excite 13 also has impressive hardware specifications. On the inside, you’ll find new 4-PLUS-1™ mobile quad-core CPU (NVIDIA Tegra 3) as the heart of the machine, paired with 1GB of RAM and preinstalled with latest Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich as the operating system deliver amazing and ultimate performance for both work and play. For storage, users can choice 32GB of internal memory or 64GB of internal storage. Both of them also has microSD card slot, so you can expanded storage capacity up to 32GB.
Unlike the 7.7 inch which use Amoled Screen display, the 13 inch model offers AutoBrite™ LED Backlit display that commonly can found in Toshiba laptop. The display offer cinematic 16:9 aspect ratio, 10-finger touch support, support maximum resolutions display at 1600×900 pixels and protected with Corning Gorilla Glass delievers stunning watching experience, even for watching HD movies and videos. You can also enjo hiigh definition multimedia content with your friends or family, thanks to HDMI port. The four stereo speaker with SRS exclusive sound enhancements delivers amazing audio and clear audio for multimedia tasking.
On the front, the 2 mega pixel front facing camera is perfect for video chats with your friends or family, while on the back you’ll find 5 MegaPixel (2592х1944 pixels) camera with autofocus, LED flash and features Geo-tagging for capture photos or shoot up to 720p video recording. In term of size, it’s measures 10.1 mm thickness and has weight at 997.9 g, so you can easily slip it to your bag and the standard Li-Ion battery will gives users up to 13 hours of battery life on single charge, more than enough for full day computing session.
Other specifications are microUSB v2.0, 3.5-mm headset jack, MicroSD card slot, bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for internet connections with support Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities. Like Archos Arnova 9 G3, the Excite 13 ICS Tablet also support Google Mobile Service, such as gMail, YouTube, Picassa, GMaps, GTalk and download thousand of useful free, rent or paid applications, movies, book or games in Google Play.
Toshiba Excite 13 Features
Other features are GPS, Accelerometer, gyro, compass, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+ player, MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV player, Adobe Flash and preloaded with several useful software and applications to enhance your expereince, such as Netflix™, Zinio™, TOSHIBA Book Place which offers more than 3 million e-books, TOSHIBA File Manager and TOSHIBA Media Player for content sharing. According the press release, both of new Toshiba 13 inch tablet is expected will be ready for order in June 2012 with starting price at $649.99 for Toshiba Excite 13 32GB model and the Toshiba Excite 13 64GB model will cost $749.99.