Excerpt: The Toshiba TG01 boasts one of the biggest touchscreens we've seen on a mobile (4.1-inch). According to Toshiba, the TG01 has been optimised to run multiple applications while conserving battery power -- a welcome feature for business users. What we like The TG01 is massive, in a good way.
Conclusion: Overall the TG01 from Toshiba is a solid offering however yet again falls short of the unbelievably high standard of the iPhone and it unfortunately will fall into the category of failed iPhone contender which is a shame because the TG01 does offer a number of great feature and applications which...
Conclusion: It´s obvious that brute force is not a guarantee for product quality even if this happens to be a high-end smartphone. Yes, 3D games run smoothly on the 1GHz Snapdragon chipset and watching movies on the huge 4.1-inch screen feels awesome, but these are pretty much all advantages of the phone.
Pros: Screen that is suitable for video playback in the utmost degree, Ultra-fast 1 GHz Snapdragon chipset, Integrated CorePlayer
Cons: Mediocre performance as an actual phone, Nothing new under the Sun, Home screen with unappealing design, Camera that is good for nothing, Battery doesn’t last long enough
PHOTOVIEW: Toshiba TG01 Windows Mobile Professional Smartphone
21 June 2009
Excerpt: Back in February, Toshiba announced its next attempt to jump the Windows Mobile bandwagon when the company unveiled the TG01 Windows Phone. Running on Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional, the TG01 might be one of the - if not the - thinnest Windows Phones on the market today, measuring 129 x 70 x 9.9 mm...
VIDEOVIEW: Toshiba TG01 Windows Phone Hardware Hands-on
21 June 2009
Excerpt: The Toshiba TG01 is the company's latest Windows Phone which is released soon across Europe and Japan. Size- and hardware-wise it's quite unique for a Windows Phone. At a size of 70 x 129 x 9.9 mm and a weight of 129 g it features an enormous 4.1" WVGA (800x480)touchscreen and it's powered by a...
VIDEOVIEW: Toshiba TG01 Windows Phone Software Hands-on
21 June 2009
Excerpt: The Toshiba TG01 is a typical Microsoft Windows Mobile Professional smartphone which means it comes with all the typical Professional applications including Office Mobile, Outlook Mobile, Windows Live Mobile and Windows Media Player Mobile in addition to features like Internet Connection Sharing and...
#MWC09 LIVE: Hands-on Videoview of the Toshiba TG01 Windows Mobile Smartphone
28 March 2009
Excerpt: One of the most interesting Windows Mobile smartphones in Barcelona was the Toshiba TG01, the company announced just ahead of the Mobile World Congress. Featuring Qualcomm's Snapdragon platform with a CPU speed of 1 GHz, this Windows Mobile Professional smartphone also sports an enormous 4.1" WVGA...
Excerpt: The TG01 was the first smartphone to use Qualcomm’s 1GHz Snapdragon processor -- followed in short order by HTC’s Touch HD2. It’s a seriously fast chip, and is the first we’ve seen capable of running Windows Phone smoothly -- the TG01’s installed 6.5 version runs like a dream.