Toshiba has unveiled the latest refreshes for its Satellite series of mainstream laptops, as well as a refreshed Qosmio gaming notebook. All of these new Windows 8 machines will be available starting on September 29.
Starting with the latter, the Qosmio X75 is designed for enthusiasts. It comes with a fourth-gen Core i7 processor, 3GB of RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 770M graphics, and options for either HDD, SSD, or hybrid storage.
Its 17.3-inch display sports a 1080p resolution, and the rest of the beefy machine packs a Blu-ray drive, Harmon Kardon speakers, and an HDMI port that can output 4K video. It’ll start at $1400.
The Qosmio is the most powerful of Toshiba’s latest batch of notebooks, but leading the mainstream charge is the refreshed Satellite P series. Those will start at $800, and they’ll come with a 15.6-inch 1920×1080 resolution displays, either a Core i5 or Core i7 Haswell processor, and optional Nvidia graphics.
Going down the line from there, the Satellite S, L, and C series start at $600, $530, $360, respectively. Each of them come with the option for a 15.6-inch or 17.3-inch touchscreen display, through only the Satellite S can have a 1080p resolution. The others are either 1600×900 or 1366×768, but all three can be configured with Haswell processors.
The Satellite S can also come with a new AMD A4 chip, optional Nvidia graphics, up to 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB of HDD storage. The Satellite L and Satellite C, meanwhile, also get AMD chip configurations, up to 8GB of RAM, and either 750GB or 1TB of storage space.