Toshiba claims it is going to introduce the world’s thinnest 10-inch tablet at the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas.
The company’s Japanese-language Web site says it’s the thinnest and lightest 10.1-inch tablet in the world.
Though Toshiba’s not revealing a model number, it’s probably a good bet that the mystery tablet is one already available in Japan: the Regza AT700. Or the very similar Toshiba Excite, slated to appear in in the U.S. later this month.
And, yes, it is thin. All 7.7 mm of it. The iPad 2, by comparison, is 8.8 mm thick. At 558g, it’s slightly less than the iPad’s 613g.
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