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Toshiba Satellite M70-236

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite M70-236Notebook: Toshiba Satellite M70-236
Processor: Intel Pentium M 740
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900 128 MB
Display: 15.4 inch, 16:10, 1280x800 pixels
Weight: 2.8kg
Average Score: 78.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 85%, performance: 67%, features: 78%, display: 67% mobility: 48%, workmanship: 85%, ergonomy: 84%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite M70-236

Foreign Reviews

95% Toshiba M70 - 236
Source: Notebookforum.at German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/24/2006
Rating: Total score: 95% display: 85% workmanship: 85%
62% Toshiba Satellite M70-236
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/04/2006
Rating: Total score: 62% price: 85% performance: 61% features: 95% mobility: 48% ergonomy: 84%
Günstiges Single-Core-Notebook
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/27/2006
Rating: performance: 72% features: 60% display: 48% mobility: 48%

Comment

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 900: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900 is an integrated (onboard) graphic chip with shared memory on Mobile Intel 915GM chipset. It is the predecessor of Graphics Media Accelerator 950. The performance can be compared with the Mobile Radeon 9000 (with a 64 bit memory bus).

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 M: With Intel chip set (855 or 915) and Intel WLAN also available with the name Centrino (name for the package).
In the comparison very fast per megahertz and very modest with weaknesses in floating point operations.
It is also available as a low voltage version with very small current consumption.


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


15.4": 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. 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.

Toshiba reviews


78.5%: 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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Author: Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-15)