Toshiba Singapore Pte Ltd today announces the new X-Series (E-Generation) devices offering professional performance and durability, designed to support users on the move. Toshiba’s latest professional range has undergone a technical refresh to maximize performance and make devices more efficient by offering a high performance of up to an 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processor. The new devices launching today are the TECRA X40-E, Portégé X30-E, and Portégé X20W-E.
The new E-Generation laptops are designed to provide enhanced security, seamless connectivity and reliability. These updates to Toshiba’s portfolio further demonstrate Toshiba’s expertise in B2B laptops, offering robust devices that are designed to be ultra-mobile, ultra-thin and lightweight without compromising on high power and performance.
The new E-Generation range is elegantly designed for long-lasting versatility, durability and interior performance. For example, the Portégé X30-E is equipped with a non-reflective touchscreen and brand new In-Cell Touch technology that enables professionals to navigate and interact with content without compromising the design or display of the device. With up to 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, DDR4 (2400MHz) RAM and come complete with a new 1TB PCIe SSD, the X series offering incredible power and performance.
“The launch of our new devices further demonstrates our ambition to provide the fastest and most powerful laptops for professionals on the go,” said Mr. Wu Tengguo, Managing Director, Toshiba Singapore. “We understand that our users’ working patterns are continuing to evolve, and so we aim to provide laptops that offer them the same performance, regardless of where they’re working from. Our latest range will provide a mix of high performance, security, mobility and connectivity – and is ideal for today’s business user.”
The E-Generation range is designed to protect businesses’ data with advanced security features built in. Features including a touchpad with an in-built fingerprint reader called SecurePad™ are available in all of the new Portégé and TECRA devices. In addition to this, an optional IR-camera for face authentication through Windows Hello or Intel® Authenticate is available. With Toshiba’s own built-in BIOS and TPM 2.0 encryption, users are further assured that the risk of third party interference which could leave a product more vulnerable to attacks is significantly reduced.
To help business users keep connected and operate efficiently wherever they are, the X-series has advanced connectivity capabilities, including compatibility with a range of dongles for different usage scenarios. To maximize usability, the laptops are designed to be used with a new optional Thunderbolt 3 Dock2 which provides power, enables data transfers and a display port as well as host a range of modern ports to enable flexible, mobile working. This includes USB Type-C™ 3 a full size USB3.0 and HDMI port, as well as a microSD Card Slot.
Within their sleek designs, the new range provides professionals with powerful and robust machines which enable them to work throughout the day due to impressive battery life. The X-series units offer an ultra-light design with the Portégé X20W-E being 15.4mm wide and weighing just 1.1kg1, whilst the 15.9mm Portégé X30-E weighs only 1.05kg1, and the TECRA X40-E is just 16.9mm thin and weighs in 1.25kg1.
These units also come with a sleek magnesium chassis, complete with honeycomb design for enhanced device strength and security. Designed and manufactured in Toshiba wholly-own facilities with high precision and exquisite craftsmanship, all of Toshiba’s devices have passed rigorous and independent HALT (Highly Accelerated Life Test) which simulates three years of use, to ensure reliability and durability to withstand the pressures of everyday working life.
Toshiba TECRA X40-E, Portégé X30-E, and Portégé X20W-E will be available from Q2 2018. Actual product features and specifications depend on the model and local availability.