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.
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.
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.
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 toshibadirect.com. Price details is not yet available.