Toshiba has unveiled the Qosmio X500 Series, an enthusiast-class line of performance laptops geared for high definition multimedia and gaming. Featuring premium technologies, the Qosmio X500 Series offers hardcore gamers and digital content creators a portable, well-equipped “pro-class” laptop.
Qosmio X500 Series laptops feature the new Intel Core i7 processor, delivering four cores of processing power, Windows 7 and Intel’s Turbo Boost Technology, which automatically allows processor cores to run faster than the base operating frequency if it is operating below power, current and temperature specification limits.
The laptops also offer ultra-fast DDR3 system memory, dual hard-drive configurations, as well as NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250M graphics with 1GB of GDDR5 video memory. Together, this pairing of high-performance technologies allow consumers to go through the latest 3D games at fast frame-rates or create hi-definition video and audio faster and more efficiently with smooth rendering and encoding.
For hi-def lovers, select models of the Qosmio X500 Series laptops will be available with an integrated Blu-ray drive, so movie fans can enjoy their favorite movies right from the laptop’s high-definition 18.4-inch diagonal widescreen display.
A premium sound system featuring built-in harman/kardon speakers and Dolby Home Theater audio and an integrated HDMI-CEC port amplifies the entertainment experience, while adding the flexibility to extend the laptop’s playback capabilities to HDTVs and home theaters.
Sporting a new premium design, the Qosmio X500 Series features Toshiba’s Fusion Finish in Omega Black with red chrome accents and a comfortable full keyboard with LED Backlighting and numeric keypad. An intuitive touchpad with multi-touch control, enables greater flexibility to browse and control what’s happening on-screen with gesture-commands, such as two-finger pinch, swipe, rotate and scroll.