Japanese multinational company, Toshiba has introduced its first Window based Tablet- ‘WT-8’ in India. This device was already unveiled globally with the name Toshiba Encore 7 in May this year. Company has collaborated with one of the largest e-commerce portal Amazon.in to sell WT- 8 exclusively for Rs. 15,490.
WT- 8 packs an 8 inch 10 point multi touch (1280×800 pixels) HD display to entice multimedia lovers. It is powered by 1.3 GHz Quad core Intel Atom Z3735G processor equipped with 1 GB RAM and 32 GB inbuilt memory with option for further expansion by up to 4 GB using Micro SD card. The tablet is running latest Windows 8.1 operating system for productivity oriented users.
WT- 8 sports a 5 MP auto focus rear camera with capability to record 720p HD videos and a 1.2 MP webcam at front. It is 9.4 mm thick and houses a 3788 mAh battery inside. Connectivity features include- Wi-Fi and Micro USB port. A USB Data and Charge Y cable is bundled in the box which allows you to connect UBB accessories to tablet while charging it.
Toshiba is offering 1 year free subscription of Office 365 and some other popular apps including Xbox Music and Video, Kindle Reader and Skype, preloaded on WT- 8.
Speaking on Toshiba’s entry in the Tablet market in India, Mr. Sivakumar, Vice President – Sales and Marketing, PC Business – DS Division, Toshiba India stated,“WT-8 is a testimony to Toshiba’s philosophy of consumer-focused design and innovation. Our tablets are developed and designed to offer unparalleled proposition to customers seeking a tablet that complements their arsenal of devices, giving them the familiarity and common functionality of Windows for a more seamless computing experience, along with a rich, immersive entertainment.”
Key Specifications of Toshiba WT- 8:
|Model Name||Toshiba WT- 8|
|Display||8 inch HD display|
|Processor||1.33 GHz Quad Core Intel Atom processor|
|Camera||5 MP rear camera and 1.2 MP front camera|
|Internal Storage||32 GB|
|Dimensions & Weight||210.7x132x9.4mm and 381 grams|
Toshiba WT- 8 appears to be a decent Windows 8.1 Tablet and is available exclusively on Amazon.in for 15,490 INR.