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Toshiba Satellite A350D Series

Toshiba Satellite A350D-202Processor: AMD Turion X2 RM-70, AMD Turion X2 Ultra ZM-80
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Display: 16.0 inch
Weight: 3kg
Price: 800, 900 euro
Average Score: 62.25% - poor
Average of 4 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 65%, performance: 49%, features: 69%, display: 30%
mobility: 27%, workmanship: 60%, ergonomy: 59%, emissions: - %

 

Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite A350D-10ONotebook: Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O
Processor: AMD Turion X2 RM-70
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Display: 16.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: 900 euro
Links: Toshiba homepage
 Toshiba notebook section
 Satellite A350D-10O (Model)

Average Score: 59.67% - poor
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)

 

68% Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O
Source: ZDNet German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/27/2009
Rating: Total score: 68% performance: 70% features: 70% mobility: 60%
41% Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/12/2009
Rating: Total score: 41% performance: 16% features: 54% mobility: 11% ergonomy: 47%
70% Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/23/2008
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 60% performance: 40% features: 70% display: 30% mobility: 10% workmanship: 60% ergonomy: 70%

 

Toshiba Satellite A350D-202

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite A350D-202Notebook: Toshiba Satellite A350D-202
Processor: AMD Turion X2 Ultra ZM-80
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Display: 16.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: 800 euro
Links: Toshiba homepage
 Toshiba notebook section

Average Score: 70% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

70% Toshiba Satellite A350D-202 - 16in Multimedia Notebook Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Toshiba's Satellite A350D-202 is an interesting alternative to its A350-11N, correcting some of the failings of 11N while shifting the focus to a machine that's more suitable as a desktop replacement and will even handle a bit of gaming. If this is what you're after, it's a good option, but the combination of worse CPU performance, mediocre battery life and a higher price mean there are pros and cons to consider first.
70, Preis 70, Leistung 70, Ausstattung 80
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/01/2009
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 70% features: 80%

 

Comment

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.

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Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650: The Hd 3650 is a middle class graphics card (in 2008) and compareable to an 8600M GT GPU from Nvidia. It is fabricated in 55nm process and due to Avivo video engine the graphic card can support the processor with several video operations (HD video too).

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


AMD Turion X2: The Turion X2 (without 64) is based on the Turion X2 Ultra, but has only 1024 MB L2 Cache and is therefore slower (performance compareable to the old Turion 64 X2). Because of new parts from the K10 architecture, the CPU should be more energy efficient.

RM-70:

Griffin based entry-level dual core processor. The cores are still based on the old K8 architecture (memory controller is newer).

AMD Turion X2 Ultra: The AMD Turion X2 Ultra is part of the Puma platform and a mixture of the old K9 core (form the Turion 64 X2) and some parts of the K10 architecture (memorycontroller, hypertransport, crossbar switch from the Phenom). Because of the increased L2 cache ("Ultra" CPUs) and the improved memory controller, the performance increased a bit. Still a similar clocked Core 2 Duo is noticably faster.

ZM-80:

Mixture out of two K8 based cores and K10 uncores (e.g. memory controller). Offers improved power saving functions compared to older Turion CPUs but still not as good and fast as a Core 2 Duo. The ZM-80 is the slowest CPU of the ZM series and a entry level CPU in 2008.


16.0: 16 inch display-variants exist since 2008 and partially got the market share of 15 inch notebooks. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.

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


3 kg:

This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in this class of weight.

3 kg:


62.25%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.

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

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

Sony Vaio VGN-FW390
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo T9550
Toshiba Satellite A355-S6944
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo P8600
Sony Vaio VGN-FW31E
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo T6400
Sony Vaio VGN-FW31ZJ
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo T9550
Gateway MD7826u
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo P8400
Toshiba Satellite A350D-10O
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Turion X2 RM-70

Devices with the same GPU

Lenovo ThinkPad W500
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo T9400, 15.4", 2.8 kg
Acer Extensa 5630G
Mobility Radeon HD 3650, Core 2 Duo T5800, 15.4", 2.9 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Toshiba Qosmio X70-B-10T
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4720HQ, 17.3", 2.9 kg
Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5242
Radeon R3 (Mullins/Beema), A-Series A4-6210, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Toshiba Qosmio X70-B-10P
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4710HQ, 17.3", 2.9 kg
Toshiba Satellite S50-B-133
Radeon R7 M260, Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
Toshiba Satellite S50-B-14P
Radeon R7 M260, Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
Toshiba Satellite S50-B-12Z
Radeon R7 M260, Core i7 4510U, 15.6", 2 kg
Toshiba Satellite L50-B-1TD
Radeon R7 M260, Core i7 4510U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Toshiba Satellite L50-A-1CE
GeForce GT 740M, Core i5 4200M, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B-12U
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Toshiba Satellite L50-B-16C
Radeon R7 M260, Core i7 4500U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50t-B-10T
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4710HQ, 15.6", 2.379 kg
Toshiba CB35-B3340
HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2840, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Toshiba Satellite L70-B-11C
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50-A-14F
GeForce GT 745M, Core i7 4700MQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50-B-103
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Toshiba Satellite L70-B-10W
Radeon R7 M260, Core i3 4005U, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50-B-10D
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50t-B-108
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50-B-108
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Toshiba Satellite S70-B-10N
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ, 17.3", 2.8 kg
Toshiba Satellite S50T-B-10H
Radeon R7 M260, Core i7 4500U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2009-05-20 (Update: 2012-05-26)