Toshiba today announced its award-winning Qosmio® X500 Series laptops is getting a graphics performance boost from the new NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 460M graphics processor with 1.5GB of discrete graphics memory. This my friends is one beast of a machine, so if you are a gamer or someone who does lots of graphics intensive things on your PC, then this just might be the one for you.
Through the use of the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M GPU, you can now take advantage of the newest and most demanding DirectX 11 games. Qosmio X500 Series laptops feature Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processor options with Turbo Boost technology. A stunning 18.4-inch diagonal HD TruBrite® widescreen display4 delivers plenty of screen real-estate for multi-tasking and multimedia enjoyment, while the premium sound system of harman/kardon® speakers and Dolby Home Theater® audio technology delivers rich 5.1 surround sound.
Additional features include LED backlit keyboard and Blu-ray Disc™ player options, speedy dual-configuration 7200RPM HDD and solid state drive options, DDR3 memory configurations expandable up to 8GB, plus a host of ports, including three USB 2.0 ports, one eSATA/USB Combo port with Sleep and Charge7, ExpressCard, IEEE 1394 and a 5-in-1 media card reader.
The Qosmio X500 Series starts at $1,299.99 MSRP and will be available on Sept. 26, 2010 at Amazon.com and direct from Toshiba at ToshibaDirect.com.