The Toshiba Portege M780 durable tablet notebook is coming to the United States, according to Electronista. This 12.1” laptop has a 2.13 GHz Intel Core i3 processor or an Intel 2.4 GHz Core i5 processor, or a 2.66 GHz Core i7 processor. It packs in from 2-8GB of RAM. The screen has a resolution of 1280x800 and is LED backlit.
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Stock, the M780 only supports input from a digital pen. There is an optional overlay that allows finger touch support to work. This laptop comes with a 250 GB 5,400 RPM HDD, but there are also options for a 320 GB 7,200 RPM HDD and a 128 GB SSD. Toshiba brags that this tablet-book can withstand drops of up to 3 feet without HDD damage.
The (much less cool-looking) Satellite Pro U500 is also coming to the United States. This notebook has a 13.3” multitouch screen and either a 2.2 GHz or 2.53 Gbz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and 2-4 GB of RAM. It uses Intel GMA 4500 MHD graphics and has a 1280x800 resolution screen. The HDD options run the gamut from 250 GB to 400 GB. All units come with DVD drives, webcams, WiFi, and Bluetooth.
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The Satellite Pro U500 costs (at most) $1,099. The M780 costs go from $1,399 to $1,799.