Toshiba refreshes its Portege ultrabook, unveils ultra-wide-screen U845W

By Jos
Jun 5, 2012
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  1. Toshiba refreshed its sole ultrabook offering today while also introducing a couple of new models, one of them sporting a rather unconventional 21:9 aspect ratio. The Satellite U845W is targeted...

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  2. killeriii

    killeriii TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 213   +14

    ultrawide??
    Might be a good idea if the resolution wasn't so low.
    I'd prefer "21?? x 1080".
  3. Tekkaraiden

    Tekkaraiden TechSpot Maniac Posts: 892   +52

    I can't imagine many movie enthusiasts than would prefer a laptop to a full sized screen.
  4. Trillionsin

    Trillionsin TechSpot Addict Posts: 1,044   +37

    yea, this doesnt make a whole lot of sense.

    its still only a 14.4" screen
  5. killeriii

    killeriii TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 213   +14

    New ipad is 2048 x 1536 with only a 9.7" screen.
    But 14.4" is a bit small for an "ultrawide" laptop.
    I'd like to see a standalone "ultrawide" monitor! (with a better res of course)
  6. Uvindu

    Uvindu TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 153

    I also thought it was a bit small for an ultrawide laptop but my biggest complaint is that with the increased horizontal length, they still didn't include a number pad! Why?

    There seems to be sufficient space to easily include a number pad
  7. captainawesome

    captainawesome TechSpot Booster Posts: 410   +42

    VERY good point , haha


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