Toshiba Qosmio G40/F40 with Santa Rosa power

by Dhiram Shah


Toshiba has announced two new Santa Rosa lappies the Qosmio G40 and F40 which will be available in Japan. The Qosmio G40 is a multimedia powerhouse and offers decent specs, including a 17 inch WUXGA (1,920×1,200) display, your choice of T7300 or T7100 Core 2 Duo processors, upto 4GB of memory, Intel PM965 platform, Dual 160GB hard drives, HD-DVD drive, HDMI output, 2 Megapixel camera, 4 in1 card reader and a fingerprint reader. Along with features the G40 scores high on looks also, enclosed in a stylish black case it has cool blue LED’s around the switches. Optional accessories include external Digital TV tuner and remote control. The unit measures 440×303×38.1~45.3mm and weighs 5 kg.


The Qosmio F40 packs in a 15.4 inch (WSXGA,1,280×800) display, Core 2 Duo T7100 processor, upto 4GB memory, 160GB hard drive, nVidia GeForce 8400M GS (128MB) graphics, Dual speakers with woofer, DVD writer, 4 in 1 card reader and HDMI output. The Toshiba Qosmio G40 / F40 go on sale later this month in Japan for 430,000 Yen ($ 3500) and 250,000 Yen ($ 2100).


Blue LED on Qosmio G40