Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook


Toshiba CB35-A3120 ChromebookNotebook: Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook (CB30 Series)
Processor: Intel Celeron 2955U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics (Haswell)
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.5kg
Price: 300 euro
Average Score: 77.5% - good
Average of 8 scores (from 9 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 80%, features: 70%, display: 60% mobility: 70%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook

Toshiba Chromebook Review: Best and Worst of Chromebooks in One
Source: English
We gave the Toshiba Chromebook our Best of CES 2014 award. After using it for a couple of weeks, I don’t think we’d do that now. Even though HP released their computer months ago, it remains the best current generation Chromebook available. Until Google launches an updated Chromebook Pixel, the HP beats it too, thanks to a faster processor and longer battery life. We’re excited to see the Samsung Chromebook 2 next month. It may take the crown as the best larger display Chromebook available. The Toshiba certainly didn’t take the prize away.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/02/2014
70% Toshiba Chromebook review
Source: Pocket Lint English
The power and quality of the Chromebook continues to grow. They've come to replace Netbooks in terms of the market area they sit and for a certain audience that will be just perfect for their computer needs. Something to write essays on, surf the web, sort your email, or even to link to a TV to present at meetings. Like Netbooks did in their day, the Toshiba Chromebook fills a need, but for how long we aren't sure. If you're seeking a moderate screen size then the Toshiba is better looking than the similar HP Pavilion, and the keen price is commendable, but if you're taken enough to buy one then you might find that you'll quickly outgrow it.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/23/2014
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Toshiba Chromebook review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Not to sound like a broken record but if you can buy into Google’s concept of working entirely in browser windows and getting the most out of it when hooked up to the Wi-Fi, Toshiba's Chromebook is another affordable laptop we'd happily recommend. It's the first 13-inch Chromebook available and the extra screen estate and keyboard space makes it a far more enjoyable Chromebook to use than the 11-inch models. Crucially, it delivers slick performance, good battery life and even serves up some decent speakers to make up for yet another below-par display and a troublesome clickpad.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/07/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80% performance: 80% features: 70% display: 60% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70% emissions: 80%
80% Toshiba Chromebook (CB35-A3120)
Source: Computer Shopper English
What weighs about three pounds, has a 13.3-inch screen, and is silver with a black keyboard? If it's made of aluminum and costs $1,099, it's Apple's MacBook Air$1,048.99 at Amazon. The first 13.3-inch Chromebook is a winning example of the breed. Amazon and Best Buy shoppers will get a lot for their $279.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/24/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Toshiba Chromebook CB30
Source: Good Gear Guide English
Toshiba's Chromebook CB30 possesses good styling and a useful array of features. At 13.3 inches, it's also a comfortable Chromebook to use. Importantly, it performs swiftly and can do a good job when streaming Web video. However, it has a screen that is very glossy and not as crisp and colourful as we would like. It's the only thing holding it back. Even so, it's still a Chromebook that's well worth considering.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/17/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook review
Source: IT Reviews English
The Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook ($299.99 list) is a 13.3-inch Chromebook made for the value-oriented, Internet-connected laptop user. The Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook can act as the primary computer of a home user or student, particularly if you have near-constant access to Wi-Fi. Close to the top choice, the 13-inch CB35-A3120 Chromebook comes highly recommended.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/16/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook
Source: PC Mag English
The Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook is a good choice for the general user who wants to give Chrome OS a try. If you have constant Internet access, the system can replace an aging Windows or Mac laptop easily. Its larger screen may be easier on the eyes than an 11-inch Chromebook, for the same price. However, the Acer Chromebook C720P-2600 remains our Editors' Choice for Chromebooks, due to its larger built-in storage, smaller and lighter chassis, and clearer touch screen.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/14/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%
70% Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook review: It hits a sweet spot
Source: PC World English
The Chromebook’s other features include 2GB of DDR3L 1600MHz memory and a 16GB SSD. You get 100GB free on Google Drive but for only 2 years, so prepare for the end. Chromebooks are hitting their stride. With the Toshiba CB35-A3120 Chromebook, there’s now a handful of models I’m actually willing to recommend. My current attainable favorite (that is, not the Chromebook Pixel) is the HP Chromebook 14. But for greater portability, competitive attributes, and slightly less cash, the CB35-A3120 is a tempting alternative.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/14/2014
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Toshiba Chromebook (13-inch)
Source: Laptop Mag English
Those seeking the simplicity of a Chromebook paired with a big enough screen to be your primary laptop will be very pleased with the Toshiba Chromebook. For $279, this notebook's display and audio quality both impress. We especially like the more than 8 hours of battery life. Our only complaint is the slightly mushy keyboard.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/13/2014
Rating: Total score: 80%


Intel HD Graphics (Haswell): In the mobile Haswell Celeron and Pentium integrated processor graphics card. The HD Graphics is the slower, GT1 called, part with less execution units (EUs).

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

2955U: Entry level ULV dual core processor with integrated graphics card called Intel HD Graphics and reduced features of the Haswell core (no Turbo Boost, AES, ...).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.5 kg: This sub-notebook weighs less than the average of all notebooks and represents a medium class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 11 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

Toshiba: Toshiba Corporation is a multinational conglomerate manufacturing company, headquartered in Japan. The company's main business is in Infrastructure, Consumer Products, and Electronic devices and components. Toshiba-made Semiconductors are among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders. Toshiba is one of the biggest international notebook-manufacturer. There exist many reviews for Toshiba models.

Toshiba reviews

77.5%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

» HP Spectre 13-H200EF
Core i7 4500U

Devices with the same GPU

» MSI S20-4M341
Pentium 3556U, 11.6", 1.1 kg
» Lenovo G50-70-59424801
Celeron 2957U, 15.6", 2.5 kg
» HP Chromebook 14-q014sa
Celeron 2955U, 14.0", 1.8 kg
» Lenovo IdeaPad S510P-59-405720
Pentium 3556U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
» Dell Inspiron 3537
Celeron 2955U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
» HP Chromebook 14-Q000Er
Celeron 2955U, 14.0", 1.9 kg
» HP Pavilion 11-n008tu x360
Celeron N2820, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» HP Pavilion 14-q030sg
Celeron 2955U, 14.0", 1.9 kg
» Acer C720-29552G01Aii
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» HP Pavilion 11-N000eo X360
Celeron N2820, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» Dell Inspiron 11-3137
Pentium 3556U, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» Acer C720P-29552G01aww Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.4 kg
» Acer C720P-29554G01aww Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Dell Chromebook 11
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite NB10t-A-103
Celeron N2810, 11.6", 1.3 kg
» Acer C720P-2666 Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Acer C720-2802 Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Sony Vaio Tap 11 SV-T1121C5E
Pentium 3560Y, 11.6", 0.8 kg
» Acer C720P-2600 Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.2 kg
» Acer C720-2955G01aii
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.25 kg
» HP Chromebook 14-q001tu
Celeron 2955U, 14.0", 1.8 kg
» HP Chromebook 14-q029wm
Celeron 2955U, 14.0", 1.8 kg
» Acer Aspire C720 Chromebook
Celeron 2955U, 11.6", 1.198 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» Asus ZenBook UX303LN-R4359H
GeForce 840M, Core i5 5200U
» HP Spectre 13-4003NF x360
HD Graphics 5500, Core i5 5200U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-02-17 (Update: 2014-02-17)