Are you looking for the best alternative for Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (Retina display) laptop that preinstalled with Microsoft Windows 8 for operating system? If you are, we think you must consider to buy Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 Touch Ultrabook. Yeah, comes with a smaller profile than MacBook Pro and also brings a stunning 13.3 inch multi touch display with support a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixel (Retina Display), as well as new Intel Ivy i7 “Ivy Bridge ULV” processor, the highest Toshiba KIRAbook model will brings fast mobile computing experience and great multimedia experience.
Similar to Samsung Series 9 NP900X3E-A02US, Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 ultrabook comes with a 2.0GHZ Intel Core i7-3537U dual core processor with Intel’s Hyper-Threading and Turbo Boost technology to increase processor speed up to 3.1 GHz and boosting your office productivity. Under the hood, the 13 inch ultra light laptop incorporated with a 8GB DDR3 1600MHz (upgradable to 18GB DDR3 RAM), Mobile Intel HM76 Express Chipset and preinstalled with the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system deliver the power you need for all your daily computing activities and multitask with ease. Like other ultrabook on its class, the highest KIRABook 13.3 inch ultrabook also shipped with a 256GB mSATA solid state drive (SSD) that make it brings faster multitasking performance than other conventional machines.
Similar to Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i5 model, the Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 laptop also brings integrated Intel HD graphics 4000 with 64MB-1664MB shared graphics memory and sporting 13.3 inch PixelPure LED backlit touch widescreen display, offers stunning images and vivid color when you watch Full HD 1080p video or play modern games. According to Toshiba, the PixelPure display offers 16:9 viewing angle, 217 pixels per inch, 10-finger multi-touch capabilities and capable to produces a native resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels.
The KIRABook’s Frameless LED Backlit Keyboard with individually backlit is fast and pleasant for type on, even in the low light condition. Other features are Clickpad pointing device with Gesture support, HD Webcam that integrated with dual microphone for video conference or video recording and Dual Harman/kardon stereo speakers with DTS Studio Sound support for stunning audio experience.
Like the i5 model, this machine also has dimension in 8.2 x 12.4 x 0.7 inches and weighing only at 2.7 pounds with a 4 cell/52Wh Lithium Polymer battery. The rest of specifications are 3X USB 3.0 port, audio combo jack, HDMI port, 6-in1 memory card reader (Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, SDXC, Mini SD, Micro SD, MultiMedia Card), Bluetooth 4.0 and Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 LAN for wireless internet connection. For HDTV connector, user can use HDMI port and Intel Wireless Display.
For software, new Toshiba KIRAbook 13.3 inch ultrabook will be preloaded with TOSHIBA Desktop Assist, TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator, TOSHIBA Video Player, TOSHIBA eco Utility and more, as well as few third parties applications, such as Adobe Photoshop Elements 11, Adobe Premiere Elements 11, Norton Internet Security (24-month subscription), Norton Online Backup and new Office 365 customers (1 month trial).
So, what do you think? If you interested, Toshiba KIRAbook 13 i7 Touch Ultrabook will be available in next few days with a price starting around of $1,999.99 with 2 years limited warranty. If you looked for cheaper 13.3 inch ultrabook, we recommend you to take a look at Samsung Series 5 NP540U3C-A03UB Ultrabook with Intel Core i5-3317U processor and priced only of $700.