Toshiba Encore 2, 10-inch tablet with Windows 8.1

Toshiba Encore 2

Toshiba has presented a new range of products among which is the Toshiba Encore 2 tablet . It is a model with a ten-inch screen and the full version of Windows 8.1 as standard. The Encore range is made up of this and another more compact model, with an eight-inch screen, but in this case we are going to focus on large-format equipment. The  Toshiba Encore 2 is a complete tablet, which has a balanced technical profile and a relatively manageable design for a product of its characteristics. This product will be in European stores from the third quarter of the year and, although it has not yet been confirmed, everything indicates that it will have aquite competitive price.

Toshiba Encore 2

The Toshiba Encore 2 is a Windows 8.1 tablet that has a ten-inch diagonal screen , the usual size for large-format tablets, although some have already been seen that overcome this barrier. The panel has a resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels , so we have a concentration of 151 pixels per inch, a figure somewhat tight when compared to today 's standards for high - end, but is consistent with the category of this product it would be closer to the mid-range. The design is quite classic, with a rounded corner shape and smooth edges for a comfortable grip. The equipment has a weight of 550 gramsand its thickness is about one centimeter. It has many connections on its side, including a MicroUSB 2.0 port that will serve to charge the battery or pass information, a MicroHDMI to launch a high definition signal to a compatible monitor or television, MicroSD slot and the essential 3 headphone jack . 5 millimeters.

Toshiba Encore 2

Inside the Toshiba Encore 2 we find a quad - core processor Intel Atom and a memory RAM of 2 GB. It also has a battery capacity unknown allowing be it turned over eight hours without going through the plug in use mode. There are three storage options, to choose between 16 Gb, 32 Gb or 64 Gb, but it also allows memory expansion with MicroSD cards . The tablet also integrates two cameras , the rear one has five megapixel resolution and can record videos in FullHD quality, while the front allows recording in HD and will be used to make video calls through Skype or similar services.  Toshiba and Microsoft include a one-year subscription to the Microsoft Office 365 suite , as well as the usual services from Redmond, including Xbox Music or Xbox Video. The Toshiba Encore 2 will be available soon in our country and at the moment we know that in the United States it is sold for 250 dollars , which at the current exchange rate is about 184 euros.

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