Toshiba Satellite A660-14C

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite A660-14CNotebook: Toshiba Satellite A660-14C (Satellite A660 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 330M
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 310M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.7kg
Price: 800 euro
Average Score: 81.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 87%, performance: 72%, features: 90%, display: - % mobility: 55%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite A660-14C

83% Toshiba Satellite A660-14C review
Source: PC Pro English
Middling performance, but supplying a Blu-ray drive and such a striking screen at this price is an impressive feat.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/06/2010
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 83% performance: 67%
80% Toshiba Satellite A660-14C Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Toshiba has hit a nice sweet-spot in the Satellite A660, offering solid performance and excellent multimedia features at a very attractive price. Toshiba could do better in the aesthetic design apartment, but the functional appearance is matched by equally functional ergonomics and the excellent speakers are the icing on the cake.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/22/2010
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 90% performance: 70% features: 90% mobility: 70%

Foreign Reviews

Toshiba Satellite A660
Source: Notebook.cz CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/10/2010
Rating: performance: 80% mobility: 40% emissions: 80%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 310M: The GeForce 310M is the successor of the GeFore G210M and based on the same chip with very similar clock rates (shader speed +30MHz to 1530MHz).

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.


330M:

The Core i3-330M is a slower clocked 350M and therefore also lacks the Turbo Boost feature and clocks with max. 2.13 GHz. Thanks to Hyperthreading, 4 threads can be processed simultaneously. An integrated graphics card (GMA HD 3150) and a DDR3 memory controller are also included in the package.

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


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. 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.


2.7 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 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.

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81.5%: 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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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-08-10 (Update: 2012-05-26)