SHIFT YOUR TECH RADAR TO THIS SATELLITE RADIUS 12 FROM TOSHIBAby Rajshree Faria September 4, 2015
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Most of us have been left scratching our heads when it comes to deciding if we want a laptop or a tablet. With Toshiba, one of the leading electronics manufacturers in the world, we no longer need to do that. For, the company has come up with a brilliant series of designs, the Toshiba Satellite Radius, which are essentially 5-in-1 multi mode models. The latest entrant to the series is the Radius 12 which was recently revealed at the IFA electronics show in Berlin. Read on to find out more about this wonderfully devised laptop…
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4K Ultra HD Display
This Toshiba product will sport a 12.5” 4K Ultra HD display which translates to a whopping 3840 x 2160p that promises to give the user a rich and clear viewing experience. Additionally, the high colour accuracy certified by Technicolor enhances the picture quality.
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The model can be used in five different orientations thanks to its ability to rotate the whole 360 degrees. You can use it as a laptop, a tablet, tabletop, audience view, or as presentation view (as shown in the image above), making it a versatile gadget for everyday use.
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Scratch Resistant Glass
For durability, the Radius 12 is equipped with Gorilla Glass NBT which claims to be eight to ten times more scratch resistant than soda lime glass display used in glass bottles and window panes. Thus, it can endure the occasional bump or drop. It weighs a light 2.9 pounds and comes with a sleek 0.6” profile.
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Toshiba has left no stone unturned to make this 12.5”masterpiece powerful; the Radius 12 will be equipped with the 6th Gen Intel Core Processor which improves the performance of the laptop along with the battery life. The robust processor also ensures better playing of graphics rich content. Thus, Intel’s best processor, the 6th Gen Core assures the user of a seamless multitasking experience, and overall brilliant use.
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Windows Hello security
If security of your data is something that you cherish, then the Radius 12 is the laptop for you. One of a very few below 14” laptops to support the Windows Hello security feature, the user can set their fingerprint, iris, or face as their password to login to their Windows 10 laptop. The inbuilt infrared camera will help to authenticate your credentials and let you get to work.
Toshiba’s Satellite Radius 12 is the perfect example of the heights technology can achieve when the big names in the field – Toshiba, Intel, Technicolor, and Microsoft – come together.
Although there are no news about the pricing of the Toshiba Satellite Radius 12, the expected release date is supposed to be sometime in the last quarter of the year. If you are looking for a convertible laptop, you may wish to wait until then…