Toshiba Satellite Pro S500-115
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite Pro S500-115
The Toshiba Satellite Pro S500 is a no-nonsense laptop that's primarily aimed at business users. It has a large, 15.6-inch screen and an impressive range of ports and is available for around £630. It may be large and heavy, but the Toshiba Satellite Pro S500’s performance and impressive range of ports make this 15.6-inch laptop a good option for desk-bound professionals.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/13/2010
Rating: Total score: 80%
Source: PC Pro
An affordable business-orientated laptop offering great battery life if not the last word in speed.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/05/2010
Rating: Total score: 67% price: 67% performance: 50% features: 50%
Source: Netzwelt DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/30/2010
Rating: price: 40% performance: 70% display: 50% workmanship: 50%
CommentIntel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) HD Graphics: Onboard graphics card that is built in the new Arrandale CPUs (Core i3 / i5 / i7 Dual Cores). Depending on the model and Turbo Boost, the GMA HD is clocked between 166 and 766 MHz. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
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.
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.
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 is not present in the smartphone sector. As laptop manufacturer, Toshiba still had 6.6% of world market share in 2014. However it fell to only 1.6% in 2016, making only for the 8th place.
73.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
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