Toshiba Releases First-Ever HD DVD-R Notebook
Toshiba on Tuesday announced the release of the Qosmio G45-AV680, which is the first notebook computer released in the U.S. to feature the company’s HD DVD-R technology in its optical drive.
The notebook, which also features 1080p playback, allows for burning of up to 30GB of data in one shot. The machine also includes Windows Vista, the Ulead(R) DVD MovieFactory(R) and the NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT GPU gaming software.
Another feature is that users watching HD DVD movies can easily access Internet features associated with the films. One such tie-in is included on the recent release Blood Diamond.