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Toshiba Satellite L550-207

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite L550-207Notebook: Toshiba Satellite L550-207 (Satellite L550 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 330M
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5165 1024 MB
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.098kg
Price: 799 euro
Average Score: 81.33% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 86%, features: 83%, display: 83% mobility: 67%, workmanship: 87%, ergonomy: 82%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite L550-207

83% Review Toshiba Satellite L550-207 Notebook | Notebookcheck
Disguised Game. There is rarely a gamer amongst Toshiba's low-priced laptops. The manufacturer makes an exception with the ATI HD 5165 at a price of 670 euro. The HD 4650 twin even does well in current games and yet doesn't need a strong CPU to do that.
78% Die neue Generation
Source: Chip.de - 6/10 German
Comparison, , Long, Date: 05/01/2010
Rating: Total score: 78% performance: 78% features: 90% display: 94% mobility: 55% ergonomy: 84%
83% Test Toshiba Satellite L550-207 Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/01/2010
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 90% display: 77% mobility: 73% workmanship: 87% ergonomy: 81% emissions: 87%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5165: Renamed Mobility Radeon HD 4650 with slightly higher clock speed. Therefore, no DirectX 11 support and only slightly faster than a HD 4650.

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.


17.3":

This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

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.


3.098 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.

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81.33%: 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.


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Stefan Hinum, 2010-04-14 (Update: 2012-05-26)