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Toshiba Satellite L350-153

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite L350-153
Toshiba Satellite L350-153 (Satellite L350 Series)
Memory
2048 MB 
, DDR2 PC5300, 2x1024MB, max. 2048MB
Display
17.0 inch 16:10, 1440x900 pixel, Toshiba TruBrite WXGA+ TFT High Brightness Display, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel GM965
Storage
320 GB - 5400 rpm, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm, Toshiba MK3252GSX
Soundcard
Realtek HD Audio
Connections
1 Express Card 54mm, 3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 Modem, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: headphones, microphone
Networking
Realtek RTL8102E Family PCI-E Fast Ethernet (10/100MBit), Realtek RTL8187B Wireless 802.11g (g)
Optical drive
Pioneer DVD-RW DVRKD08A ATA Device
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 43 x 292 x 398 ( = 1.69 x 11.5 x 15.67 in)
Battery
43 Wh Lithium-Ion, 10.8V, 4000mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 32 Bit
Additional features
Works 8.5, Ulead DVD MovieFactory, Toshiba Tools, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
3.15 kg ( = 111.11 oz / 6.94 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
710 Euro

 

Average Score: 77% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 72%, features: 78%, display: 84% mobility: 73%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 86%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite L350-153

83% Short Review Toshiba Satellite L350-153 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Big display at a great price. The price of a notebook is the most important aspect for most customers. Nearly all manufacturers are responsive to this trend and also offer a number of low price models. Toshiba has already offered its Satellite L-series, which consists of very reasonable beginner's office notebooks, for a long time. The Satellite L350, which is equipped with a big 17 inch display and Intel's Dual-Core technology, is available at a great price.
65% Toshiba Satellite L350-153
Source: CNet English
Entry-level desktop-replacement laptops are almost as popular as netbooks in many online stores' bestseller lists. The appeal of models like those in Toshiba's Satellite L350 series lies in their size. Big screens and keyboards make them no less usable than a desktop PC, but they can still be carried around and hidden away when not in use. If you lack the space for a cheap desktop PC, the Toshiba Satellite L350-17P is a capable alternative with precious few compromises when it comes to usability. The only real weak spot is the under-powered 3D graphics chip, but, since that's only an issue for 3D games, it won't matter to everyone.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/11/2009
Rating: Total score: 65%

Foreign Reviews

83% Kurztest Toshiba Satellite L350-153 Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/04/2008
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 80% performance: 72% display: 84% mobility: 73% workmanship: 86% ergonomy: 85% emissions: 86%

Comment

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) X3100 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip on a Mobile Intel 965GM chipset. It is the successor of GMA 950 and features a fully programmable pipeline (supports Aero Glass fully and DirectX 10 with newest drivers). The peformance of the X3100 is clearly better than the GMA 950, still demanding modern games won't run fluently.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

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


Intel Pentium Dual Core: The return of the name Pentium, though it is a Yonah core. In fact, it is a double Core processor with a very good relation of performance to current consumption.


T2390: Entry level dual-core processor based on the Merom core (and therefore with 64 Bit support). » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.0":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

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


3.15 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 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


77%: 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.

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Stefan Hinum, 2009-08-27 (Update: 2012-05-26)