Toshiba Satellite L650-170

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite L650-170Notebook: Toshiba Satellite L650-170 (Satellite L650 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 430M
Graphics Adapter: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5145
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.8kg
Price: 700 euro
Average Score: 90% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 90%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: - %, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 90%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite L650-170

Foreign Reviews

90% Toshiba Satellite L650-170
Source: Kieskeurig Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/23/2010
Rating: Total score: 90% performance: 90% display: 90% emissions: 90%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5145: The 5145 is a renamed Mobility Radeon HD 4570 with slightly higher clock rates. Therefore it has no DirectX 11 support and a performance between the 4570 and 5470.

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.


430M:

The Core i5-430M is a middle class dual core CPU that features only 3 MB L3 Cache (compared to the I7-640M) and clocks between 2.26-2.53 GHz (Turbo Mode). Furthermore, VT-d, trusted Execution and AES features are missing in the 430M. Thanks to Hyperthreading, 4 threads can be processed simultaneously. An integrated graphics card (Intel HD Graphics with 500-733 MHz) 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.


2.8 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in 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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90%: There do not exist many models, which are rated better. The most ratings get ratings, which are a bit worse.


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

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

» Toshiba Satellite L650D-12Q
Phenom II X3 P820
» Asus X52J
Core i3 350M

Devices with the same GPU

» Sony Vaio VPC-EA151E/G
Core i3 330M, 14.0", 2.4 kg
» Sony Vaio VPC-EE3S1E/xx
Phenom II X3 P840, 15.5", 2.5 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L630-05R
Pentium P6000, 13.3", 2.1 kg
» Sony Vaio VPC-EF37FX/BI
Turion II P540, 17.3", 3.1 kg
» Asus A42JB
Pentium P6000, 14.0", 2.2 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L630-11H
Core i5 430M, 13.3", 2.2 kg
» Sony Vaio VPCEA2M1R/WI
Pentium P6000, 14.0", 2.7 kg
» Sony Vaio VPC-EA1S1R
Core i3 330M, 14.0", 2.4 kg
» Lenovo IdeaPad Z460
Core i3 330M, 14.0", 2.4 kg
» Sony Vaio VPCEA1S1E/B
Core i3 330M, 14.0", 2.4 kg
» Samsung R425-JS02
Turion II M500, 14.0", 2.2 kg
» Sony Vaio VPCEA1S1E/P
Core i3 330M, 14.0", 2.4 kg
» Asus K72JK-TY001V
Core i3 350M, 17.3", 3.168 kg
» Sony Vaio VPCEA1S1E/L
Core i3 330M, 14.1", 2.287 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» Dell Inspiron 3541
Radeon R5 M230, A-Series A4-6210
» Lenovo ThinkPad T540p-20BFA0AVPB
GeForce GT 730M, Core i5 4200M
» Lenovo IdeaPad S510P-59-405720
HD Graphics (Haswell), Pentium 3556U
» HP Envy 15-j151sr
GeForce GT 750M, Core i7 4702MQ
» Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-70
GeForce 840M, Core i5 4210U
» MSI GP60 2PE-222UK
GeForce 840M, Core i7 4710HQ
» Acer Extensa 2510G
GeForce 820M, Core i3 4030U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-09- 5 (Update: 2012-05-26)