Toshiba KIRAbook: Competition for MacBook Pro






The Japanese giant returns to the fray with a new series of notebooks that fall within the range of ultrabooks and its launch is imminent. Set to be baptized with the nickname of KIRA and its main attraction is its high resolution screen. We are before the Toshiba KIRABook.

The main feature of this laptop is its screen, which under the name of Pixelpure is characterized by having a 13.3 “under a brutal resolution of 2,560 × 1,440 pixels, providing direct competition nothing more and nothing less than to the retina screen of the new MacBook Pro
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Is expected to hit the market in two formats, with or without touch screen and specifications that will not lag behind, much less, due to its superb screen. In fact they come assembled with Intel Core i5/i7 processors, 256GB SSD and 8GB of RAM. Also will continue to have high quality speakers thanks to its alliance with American Harman Kardon, and a backlit keyboard along with light content and weight thanks to its construction in a magnesium alloy (just over 1Kg) looks to be the making of a short-term flagship product.

Why do we say the short term? This new jewel of Toshiba will be available in the U.S. from May 12, but as you can guess, the price will be according to its quality as the “humble” version will be released with a price around $ 1600 USD and reach $ 2000 USD with its high-end version (Core i7 3537U).