Long before the Toshiba Excite 7.7 got its name, its prospects were cause for excitement. The tablet’s beefy Nvidia Tegra 3-powered specs, its slim and lightweight design, its Android 4.02 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, and its high-resolution AMOLED display all made it a front-runner challenger on paper.
Now that it’s here, I can report that this model fully lives up to its potential. The only disappointment lies with its steep price: $500 for the 16GB version–the same as the larger-screen third-generation iPad costs–and $580 for the 32GB model. More