:8: – Toshiba might fail with the predecessor, Toshiba Thrive 10 inches Android tablet. However, Toshiba now has come with the its second 10 inches tablet attempt, the Toshiba Excite X10. Toshiba Excite X10 can be said as the correction to the Toshiba Thrive 10 inches that has many problems. Toshiba Thrive was complained that it was chunkier among the glamorous Android tablets. Toshiba Thrive might have a full HDMI port but it wasn’t exactly slim at 15mm thick.
The new Toshiba Excite X10 has a good performance and the build quality is decent and it’s light. The lightness is resulted from the usage of magnesium and plastic into the casis. Using magnesium might close to the problem that it feels just like plastic and doesn’t have that premium metallic feel and the cool touch of some other metals. Toshiba Excite X10 has an attractive enough brushed metal finish of the back.
Comes along with the very good build quality, Toshiba Excite X10 is fitted with a microSD card slot, a microUSB, a microHDMI socket, and a proprietary docking socket along its edges. The trio of micro connections that are fitted into a 7.7mm frame is nevertheless impressive. Toshiba Excite X10 might be the winner to other high-end Android devices since it has a memory card slot for expandable memory.
For the main display screen, Toshiba Excite X10 has a 10.1in 1,280 x 800 pixel IPS display, features RGB sub-pixel layout. The 10 inches screen is perfectly covered with the tough Gorilla Glass screen layer that supports for the capacitive touchscreen layer. The IPS screen type gives very good contrast levels, the vivid colors, and excellent viewing angles.
Under the hood, Toshiba Excite X10 is powered with a 1.2GHz dual-core Texas Instruments OMAP processor. It will be an interesting feature of the Excite X10 for the good performance over to high bit-rate video playback and 3D games. The main engine is paired with 1GB of RAM and 16GB for the data storage. Handling the homescreen, Toshiba Excite X10 features Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system. The high-performance graphics will be handled by PowerVR SGX540 GPU.
Toshiba Excite X10 comes up with the goods of 5 megapixel camera that is fitted on the back. The main camera comes along with an LED flash. For the secondary camera for video chatting, there is 2 megapixel facing camera on the front side.
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