Toshiba Expands Excite Family Of Tablets With New 10-Inch Model

       Toshiba Expands Excite Family Of Tablets With New 10-Inch Model

New Excite 10 SE Tablet Powered by Android 4.1 Starting at $349.99 MSRP

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 4, 2012

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Toshiba's Digital Products
Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today
announced the availability of the Excite™ 10 SE tablet, a multimedia-rich
tablet with a 10.1-inch touchscreen, powered by Android™ 4.1, Jelly Bean. The
Excite 10 SE offers an affordable option for people looking for a powerful and
versatile tablet for the home, starting at only $349.99 MSRP^1.

"Our Excite family of tablets continues to grow with options to suit a wide
range of consumer needs, from portability and gaming to versatility and
power," said Carl Pinto, vice president of marketing of Toshiba America
Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. "We designed the Excite
10 SE to be a full featured tablet that offers a pure Android, Jelly Bean
experience, while maintaining an attractive price point."

The Excite 10 SE features Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, which improves on the
simplicity and usability of Android 4.0. Moving between customizable home
screens and switching between apps is effortless, while the Chrome™ browser
and new Google Now intelligent personal assistant and Voice Search apps makes
surfing the web fast and fluid.

Slim and light at only 0.4 inches thick and weighing 22.6 ounces^2, the Excite
10 SE is encased with a textured Fusion Lattice finish, making it comfortable
to hold and easy to carry. The tablet offers a vibrant 10.1-inch diagonal
AutoBrite™ HD touchscreen display^3 plus the NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 Super 4-PLUS-1™
quad-core processor^4 that delivers smooth web browsing and outstanding
performance for games, HD movies and more.

Stereo speakers with SRS® Premium Voice Pro create an optimized audio
experience for music, video and games, while providing greater clarity for
video chatting via the tablet's HD front-facing camera. The Excite 10 SE also
includes a 3 megapixel rear-facing camera with auto-focus and digital zoom for
capturing HD video and photos. Featuring a wide range of connectivity, the
tablet includes 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth® 3.0, as well as Micro SD and
Micro USB ports for expandability. The tablet also charges conveniently via
the Micro USB port.


The Excite 10 SE will be available starting at $349.99 MSRP for the 16GB model
at select retailers and direct from Toshiba at on December
6, 2012.

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About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)

Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of three business units:
Digital Products Division, Imaging Systems Division, and Telecommunication
Systems Division. Together, these divisions provide digital products,
services and solutions, including industry-leading portable computers;
televisions, TV/DVD Combination products, Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD products, and
portable devices; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing
markets; storage products for computers; and IP business telephone systems
with unified communications, collaboration and mobility applications. TAIS
provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of products in the
United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company
owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. For more
information on TAIS visit

About Toshiba Corporation

Toshiba is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider and
marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems. Toshiba
Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of businesses: digital
products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail solutions and MFPs;
electronic devices, including semiconductors, storage products and materials;
industrial and social infrastructure systems, including power generation
systems, smart community solutions, medical systems and escalators &
elevators; and home appliances. Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today
operates a global network of more than 550 consolidated companies, with
202,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.1 trillion yen
(US$74 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at

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respective owners. Information including without limitation product prices,
specifications, availability, content of services, and contact information is
subject to change without notice.

^1 Price. Reseller prices may vary. MSRP means "Manufacturer's Suggested
Retail Price."
^2 Weight. Weight may vary. See Weight Legal Footnote at
^3 Display. Any small bright dots that may appear on your display are an
intrinsic characteristic of the thin film transistors manufacturing
technology. See Display Legal Footnote at
^4 Processor. CPU performance may vary. See Processor Legal Footnote at

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