Libretto W100 : Dual Screen Multi-touch Laptop from Toshiba

Jun 26, 2010

Toshiba recently unveiled libretto W100, a limited-edition concept PC with two multi-touch touch screens, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Toshiba’s Laptop business. Designed to deliver a rich Internet experience, multimedia playback and the freedom to multi-task, Libretto W100 is the world’s first dual-touch-screen Windows mini-notebook PC. And it really looks nice. Take a look at the picture below.

Toshiba libretto W100

The Toshiba libretto W100 is an ultra-portable PC that weighs just 1.8 pounds. Designed for portability, the libretto W100 features a compact and durable clamshell design with a brushed metallic finish. The two seven-inch diagonal multi-touch touch screens can work independently or together. A built-in 3D accelerometer allows the libretto W100 to rotate into portrait or landscape modes.

Toshiba libretto W100 front

The libretto W100 features six virtual keyboard modes plus a virtual touchpad. The keyboards feature haptic technology, providing sensory feedback when the keys are selected, making typing fast, accurate and easy. Keyboard modes include simple, full, numeric 10-key and split thumb mode keyboard styles, providing users with options to fit their own personal style or task.

Toshiba libretto W100 photo

Libretto W100 is powered by Windows 7 Home Premium and comes equipped with an Intel Pentium processor, 2GB of fast DDR3 memory and a 62GB solid state drive. Built-in connectivity features, including 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth.

Features of Toshiba libretto W100:  

  • Dual 7.0-inch diagonal multi-touch displays  (1024 x 600)
  • 6-mode virtual keyboard with haptic response
  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Intel Pentium U5400 processor (1.2GHz)
  • 2GB DDR3 memory
  • 62GB Solid State Drive
  • Camera: 1.0 megapixel HD Webcam with Toshiba Face Recognition
  • 802.11 b/g/n wireless
  • Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
  • MicroSD card slot
  • One USB 2.0 port
  • TOSHIBA Bulletin Board, ReelTime and PC Health Monitor software
  • 8-cell battery
  • Dimension: 7.95" (W) x 4.84"(D) x 1.2"(H)
  • Weight:1.8 lbs.

Availability and Price:
According to Toshiba, a limited number of the libretto W100 concept PC will be available for purchase in August, 2010, from select retailers and direct from Toshiba at Price details is not yet available.

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