Background and Identification ¶
The Toshiba Encore Mini is a 16 GB Windows tablet with a 7-inch screen. It weighs only 12.5 ounces, compared to the original Toshiba Encore tablet, which has an 8-inch screen and weighs 15.7 ounces. The mini tablet was released November 2, 2014.
The major selling point of this tablet is that it runs Windows 8.1 and only costs around $100, depending on the seller. The tablet's small size makes it ideal for use as a simple, portable device. It can fit into virtually any purse or bag. Most other Windows OS tablets cost upwards of $300, are equipped with screens larger than 8 inches, and weigh 16 ounces or more.
The Toshiba Encore Mini features a 0.3 MP front-facing camera and a 2 MP rear-facing camera.
There are no known recalls on this device, however some common problems and complaints include:
- The device does not come with an AC adapter in the box.
- The device charges very slowly when plugged into a computer.
- The screen resolution is terrible, making small text hard to read and pictures appear fuzzy. The edges of tiles on the home screen are also fuzzy rather than smooth.
- Model Number: PDW0EU-001001
- Screen size: 7 inches
- Max Screen Resolution: 1024 x 600 pixels (scaled to 1280 x 768)
- Processor: 1.33 GHz
- RAM: 1 GB DDR3
- Operating System: Windows 8.1
- Processor: Intel
- Weight: 12.5 ounces
- Dimensions L x W x H: 7.80 x 4.70 x 0.43 inches
- Average Battery Life: 10 hours
- Batteries: 1 Lithium ion battery required (included)
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