Toshiba has already made a positive impact in the tablet market with a wide range of fantastic devices. The Folio 100 is one of the company’s impressive creations which are similar to the Samsung Galaxy Tab and the iPad in terms of performance. The tablet is powered with an Android operating system of v2.2, on a 10.1 inch screen.
The Folio 100 comes with a price tag of somewhere around £330. It also supports 3G connectivity to allow smooth and fast downloading.
The Toshiba Folio 100 does not have a rear facing camera but does accompany a 1.3 megapixel camera perfect for video calling, but only over Wi-Fi with VoIP app Fring. 3G calling will not be available on the device but will definitely offer smooth and rapid browsing of internet through 3G connection.
Memory capacity of the device is that of 16 GB, which can be expanded using a microSD card being one of the cheapest options available. There’s a mini-HDMI connection for high-definition video playback on your television, with USB 2.0, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth rounding out the device’s connectivity.
Processing options of the Folio 100 occupies a Nvidia Tegra 2 processor. The 10.1 inch capacitive touchscreen offers multi-touch support, allowing you to tap or pinch the screen to zoom in and out. The screen has an amazing resolution of 1,024 x 600 pixels.
The device comes with some high quality Android apps, but you can be sure that the developers will develop their apps rapidly with more and more devices inheriting the Android operating system. Enjoy high definition videos of 1080 pixels on the Folio with Flash video support using Adobe Flash Player 10.1.
Toshiba has added its own front end to the Android operating system. The built-in accelerometer turns the display to landscape orientation when you turn the tablet on its side, with the option to lock the display in place.
Battery stamina of the Folio 100 is up to 7 hours which is sufficient enough to spend most of your time Web browsing and performing various tasks. There is also an instant-on function in the device that has you up and running in less than 30 seconds after you poke the on button.
The Toshiba Folio 100 comes with lots of high quality pre-installed apps to choose from, which includes Opera Mobile for Web browsing and FBReader for ebook perusal. Documents To Go office software and note-taking app Evernote are some handy options to get down enhancing your business. Download thousands of applications and games from the Android market to spend your free time.
The Toshiba Folio 100 tablet is a device worth going for, considering its friendly price tag.