Toshiba are rejoicing their 25th anniversary of laptop manufacture by launching a number of new models, as well as the Portégé R700. The R700 is an innovative version to the Portégé variety, and integrates a number of new and quite dramatic changes to the old 12 inch Portégé design. With a larger monitor size of 13.3 inches, a shift to Intel Core technology, and the lightest weight of any completely featured 13.3 inch laptop in the Toshiba variety, the R700 looks similar to it might be commendable of thought.
The Portégé R700 has a starting weight of just three pounds, and measures in at below an inch of thickness. This is complete likely due to its magnesium covering and interior honeycomb beam arrangement, which are said to give an assuring level of rigidity and power. Toshiba are boasting a battery life of regarding 8 and a half hours, though only time will tell whether this assert lives up to genuine world practice. Beside this its small size and weight, the R700 has as well been designed as a tough little laptop, with a exclusive shock absorbing design, a hard drive collision sensor, and a spill-resistant keyboard.