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Toshiba Portege R30-A-15C

Specifications

Toshiba Portege R30-A-15C
Toshiba Portege R30-A-15C (Portege R30 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Intel HD Graphics 4600, Core: 1200 MHz
Memory
8192 MB 
, 2 slots, 1 x 8192 MB filled
Display
13.3 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, TOS508F, FHD Hochhelligkeits eDP Display, IPS, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM86 (Lynx Point)
Storage
Samsung PM851 Series MZMTE256HMHP, 256 GB 
, mSATA SATA III, Samsung 21nm 3-bit/cell MLC (TLC NAND), 1.5 million hours MTBF, 180 GB free
Soundcard
IDT 92HD91BXX @ Intel Lynx Point PCH - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
3 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, 1 Docking Station Port, Audio Connections: line out, microphone combo, Card Reader: SD, MiniSD, microSD, SDHC, SDXC max. 128 GB, MC, 1 SmartCard, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Sensors: hard drive protection w/ 3D sensor
Networking
Intel I218-LM (Clarkville ULT) Network Adapter (10/100/1000MBit), Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.0, Sierra Wireless Mobile Broadband 3G/LTE (4G)
Optical drive
Matshita DVD-RAM UJ8E2
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 18.3 x 316 x 227 ( = 0.72 x 12.44 x 8.94 in)
Battery
66 Wh Lithium-Ion, 5800 mAh, 10.8 V, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 9 h
Operating System
Windows 8.1 Professional (64 Bit) + Windows 7 Professional (64 Bit)
Camera
Webcam: 0.9 MP HD camera (1280 x 720)
Additional features
Speakers: stereo w/ DTS, Keyboard: matte black tile keyboard, 87 keys, Keyboard Light: yes, DTS Studio Sound, McAfee Internet Security (trial), Microsoft Office 2013 (1 month trial), Eco Utility, PC Health Monitor
Weight
1.412 kg ( = 49.81 oz / 3.11 pounds), Power Supply: 393 g ( = 13.86 oz / 0.87 pounds)
Price
1700 Euro

 

Average Score: 81% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 70%, features: 82%, display: 89% mobility: 81%, workmanship: 71%, ergonomy: 67%, emissions: 91%

Reviews for the Toshiba Portege R30-A-15C

81% Toshiba Portégé R30-A-15C Notebook Review | Notebookcheck
Ambitious. Full HD matte screen, speedy SSD, docking port, light weight, and long battery runtime - has Toshiba strung the perfect office bundle?
Business-Notebook-Leichtbau
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/04/2014

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4600:

Integrated processor graphics card found on a number of Haswell CPU models. Offers varying clock speeds depending on the CPU.

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.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


4600M:

Haswell-based dual-core processor clocked at 2.9 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4600 GPU and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.3":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.412 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.


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


81%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.


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

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HD Graphics 4600, Core i5 4210M, 1.5 kg
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HD Graphics 4600, Core i7 4600M, 1.5 kg
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HD Graphics 4600, Core i3 4000M, 1.5 kg

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Toshiba KIRA-10D
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HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 13.3", 1.4 kg
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HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U, 13.3", 1.4 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2014-07- 8 (Update: 2014-07- 8)