Toshiba Launches The Excite Pure, Pro, and Write Tablets At Computex 2013

Posted Jun 5, 2013

At Computex 2013, Toshiba announced three new tablets: the Excite Pure, Pro, and Write.  All three tablets measure at 10 inches and are based on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.  Each of the tablets have their own advantages.  The Excite Pure is for those who are on a budge, the Excite Pro has premium features, and the Excite Write is known for being able to handle taking notes.

The Pure has the base Android operating system built-in without a Toshiba-branded user interface placed on top of the operating system.  The Excite Pure has an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, an IPS display (1280 x 800 resolution), 1GB of RAM, and 16GB internal storage.  The Pure has a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera as a single camera built-in.  The Pure also has a microSD card slot, microHDMI, and microUSB.

The Toshiba Excite Pro has an NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor, 32GB of expandable storage, 2GB RAM, a screen resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, Gorilla Glass 2, Harmon Kardon stereo speakers, 8-megapixel rear camera, 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera, a microSD storage slot, microHDMI, and a microUSB port.

The Toshiba Write tablet can support a Wacom digitizer that can support 1,024 degrees of pressure.  This means that the Toshiba Write essentially competes against the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 operating system.

The Toshiba Excite Pure will retail for $499.99, the Excite Pro for $599.99, and the Excite Pure for $299.99.

Toshiba will start selling the tablets from their website on June 25th and it will be made available in stores starting in early July.