CES 2013: Toshiba Qosmio X875 laptop updated with hybrid storage

Toshiba's Qosmio X775 has been updated with a hybrid hard disk

Toshiba has revealed an update to its Qosmio X875 at CES in Las Vegas

Toshiba has revealed an update to its Qosmio X875 laptop at CES 2013 in Las Vegas.

The 17.3in mobile giant will be available from February with a hybrid storage option comprising a standard 1TB mechanical hard disk, complemented by 8GB of on-board NAND flash memory designed to act as a cache and, claims Toshiba, reduce application load times.

The rest of the machine remains unchanged, with a powerful Core i7 processor, up to 32GB of RAM and a vast 17.3in display running at 1,920 x 1,080.

Graphical performance is courtesy of Nvidia’s GeForce GTC 630M, and stereoscopic 3D is available as an option. The out-there styling, complete with red accents around the trackpad, is also untouched.

The hybrid storage X875 will be available in the United States from February, priced at around £1,000. UK availability is yet to be announced.

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