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Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11L

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11LNotebook: Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11L (Satellite P50 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 4700MQ
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M 4096 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.44kg
Price: 999 euro
Average Score: 77.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 78%, features: 77%, display: 75% mobility: 71%, workmanship: 75%, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: 76%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11L

72% Review Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11L Notebook | Notebookcheck
Silver arrow. Toshiba sent us a 15.6-inch multimedia notebook after we already reviewed two larger 17-inch devices. How does the silver colored aluminum device perform and what can you expect from the Satellite P50-A-11L?

Foreign Reviews

83% Toshiba Satellite P50-A-11L
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/05/2013
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 81% features: 89% display: 84% mobility: 76% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 75%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M: Mid-range graphics card of the GeForce GT 700M series. Based on the Kepler architecture and manufactured by TSMC in a 28nm process.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

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


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


4700MQ: Haswell-based quad-core processor clocked at 2.4 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.4 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4600 GPU and a dual channel DDR3 memory controller.» 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.


2.44 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.

Toshiba reviews


77.5%: 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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Devices with the same GPU

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Core i7 4700MQ, 17.3", 3 kg
» Toshiba Satellite P70-A-104
Core i7 4700MQ, 17.3", 3 kg

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GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4710HQ
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GeForce GTX 850M, Core i5 4200H
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GeForce GTX 850M, Core i7 4702HQ
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GeForce GTX 760M, Core i7 4700HQ
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GeForce GTX 850M, Core i7 4710HQ
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HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3217U
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GeForce 840M, Core i7 4510U
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HD Graphics (Bay Trail), Celeron N2830
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HD Graphics 4400, Core i3 4030U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-11-12 (Update: 2013-11-12)