Toshiba has expanded its Excite family of Android tablets by launching three new tablets namely the Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure at the Computex. These tablets come with 10.1-inch displays and feature Android 4.2 Jelly bean amongst other features. Toshiba has introduced the Excite Pro and Write as the high end tablets, and the Pro as an affordable offering, for prices starting from $299 (Rs 17,000 approx). Also Read - Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects and other apps get new features
Specification wise, Excite Pro and Write feature a 10.1-inch PixelPure display offering 2560×1600 pixels resolution with the pixel density of 300 pixels per inch, however the Write comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 2 as well. The tablets also come with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and Nvidia Tegra 4 processor quad-core processor coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Both the tablets sport an 8-megapixel rear cameras, built-in microHDMI ports, microUSB ports and also have a microSD slot for expansion. These tablets also feature Harman Kardon speakers for better sound quality with DTS Premium Voice Pro audio processing technology with enhanced bass, audio levelling and more clarity for VoIP web chats. Also Read - Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i (2020) review: Great for work-from-home computing
Excite Write is stylus friendly and comes with TruNote application as well as a full version of ThinkFree Office Mobile for Android. There also is TruCapture app by Toshiba for integrating the snapshot taken from tablet camera in to presentations and documents. Also Read - Google Assistant for smart display gets dark mode and new features
Excite Pure on the other hand includes a 10.1-inch AutoBrite display with 1280×800 pixels resolution, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, Nvidia Tegra 3 processor with 1GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. The tablet comes with a 3-megapixel rear camera, stereo speakers with DTS Premium Voice Pro, and built-in micro HDMI, micro USB ports and a microSD slot.
The Excite Pro and Write are are priced for approximately $500(Rs 28,300 approx) and $600 (Rs 34,980) respectively, while the Pure will be available for about $299 (Rs 17,000 approx).
Toshiba is also bundling a 2-in-1 keyboard cover with Bluetooth keyboard with all the tablets. These models will be available from June 25 and can be purchased directly at ToshibaDirect.com or from other e-tailers in early July. Though there is no note on its availability in India.