Toshiba Satellite P105-S921 - their first gaming notebook

Posted on Wednesday, Mar 29 2006 @ 22:13 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Toshiba today launched their very first gaming notebook, the Satellite P105-S921 features the new GeForce Go 7900 GS 256MB and is priced at approx. $1,999.99. The Intel Core Duo T2400 based notebook features a 17" widescreen LCD display and weighs 7.1 pound.

For multimedia ease of use, the Satellite P105-S921 includes an Express Media Player consumer infrared remote control that gives users convenient access to power, CD, DVD, volume and other multimedia functions without booting up the operating system. The slim remote is stored in the PC card slot of the notebook.

The Satellite P105-S921 includes features such as a fingerprint reader for one-touch secure access management as well as a customizable Dual Mode touch pad that can provide one-tap short cuts to launch e-mail, an Internet browser and other selected programs. Other highlights of the Satellite P105-S921 include:
  • a DVD SuperMulti Double Layer drive that reads and writes in up to 11 formats that can nearly double a recordable DVD’s storage capacity for photo, music and video files in either DVD+R or DVD-R double layer formats;
  • 1024MB DDR2 SDRAM dual-channel memory for enhanced performance of games and music, picture and video multimedia files;
  • 160GB serial-ATA hard drive7 for maximum file storage capabilities;
  • 5-in-1 bridge media adapter for easy file sharing and downloads;
  • built-in harman/kardon stereo speakers for a rich audio experience;
  • TruBrite technology from Toshiba for a crisp, clear display;
  • updated Mobile Intel 945 Express chipset and the Intel PRO/Wireless5 3945 ABG network connection as part of Intel Centrino Mobile Technology.
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional operating system
  • In addition to the DVI-D output port, the Satellite P105-S921 notebook include four USB 2.0 ports, TV-Out (S-Video), iLINK IEEE 1394, RGB, RJ-11 modem (v.92), RJ-45 LAN, S/P DIF output port (shared with the headphone port) and microphone port. The Satellite P105-S921 chassis dimensions are 15.5 by 10.8 by 1.41 inches.

    The Satellite P105-S921 notebook comes with a standard one-year limited warranty.8 The standard limited warranty includes carry-in support at Authorized Service Providers throughout the country, or the customer may use any of the more than 3,000 UPS Stores for packaging and delivery of the product to a centralized depot for prompt service turnaround. Customers can also choose to upgrade the notebook’s service plans, including up to four years of extended service plans.

    To help stay connected while traveling for business or leisure, the Satellite P105-S921 line integrates Toshiba ConfigFree software, the company’s intuitive graphic connectivity management utility for optimum wireless access.

    Included Microsoft Office OneNote 2003 software enables users to better capture, organize, find and share notes gathered from e-mail, meetings, presentations, classes, the Web and other sources. OneNote captures virtually any type of information — ranging from typed notes to audio — in a single convenient place.


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    Thomas De Maesschalck

    Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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