Toshiba DynaBook Satellite T560 - a new entertainment laptop

One of the latest portable PCs introduced by Toshiba, the DynaBook Satellite T560, reportedly comes with an Intel central processing unit, 4GB of system memory, an HD wide screen and a high capacity hard drive. The laptop is also powered by a Windows 7 OS (users can choose between a 32 and a 64-bit version).

Configuration

This new portable computer by Toshiba is supposedly equipped with an Intel Pentium P6100 dual core processor (ranked 106 on our CPU Benchmark list) clocked at 2GHz. The CPU also has 3MB of L3 cache.

The new DynaBook Satellite T560 apparently features a high definition TFT LCD wide screen which comes with LED backlighting and has a native resolution of 1366-by-768 pixels. The screen is supposedly powered by an Intel HD graphics controller built-in the processor which can have up to 1305MB (32-bit system) or up to 1696MB (64-bit system) video RAM.

As for storage and system memory, this laptop reportedly houses 320GB SATA hard drive (5400 rpm) and 4GB of system memory which can be increased to up to 8GB.

Connectivity

According to the product web site, consumers can connect to the Internet with the help of the integrated LAN and 802.11 b/g/n wireless network adapters. File transfer is also quite facilitated as the notebook features a multi-in-1 card reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC, xD, MS, MS-Pro) and four USB 2.0 ports. The DynaBook Satellite T560 also comes with a headphone output, 3.5mm jack, a TV tuner, a microphone jack and an HDMI output (for watching high definition videos on a TV).

Other specs, availability and pricing

This laptop is quite portable as it weighs just 3kg (or about 6.61lbs) and measures 380.5 x 254 x 35.6 mm (approx. 14.9 x 10 x 1.4 inches). The DynaBook Satellite T560 is apparently equipped with an Intel high definition sound card and a Lithium-ion battery pack. The laptop also runs on Windows 7 Home Premium OS (either 32 or 64-bit version).

The new Toshiba DynaBook Satellite T560 is now available for purchase and costs 129,800 Yens (approx. $1,609 or 1,131).

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Author: Ivan Zhekov, 2010-11- 3 (Update: 2012-05-26)