Notebookcheck

Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380Notebook: Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380 (Satellite U945 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i3 3217U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4000
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.9kg
Price: 700 euro
Average Score: 60% - poor
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380

60% Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380 14-inch
Source: Comp Reviews English
Toshiba has made their 14-inch ultrabook even more affordable with their second revision. To achieve this, they did sacrifice some of the metal exterior which doesn't really impact the feel of the laptop but in the process also reduced the battery size. They did make a number of improvements however including better storage performance and two USB 3.0 ports instead of one.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/12/2012
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4000: Processor graphics card in the high end Ivy Bridge models. Offers a different clock speed in the different CPU models (ULV to desktop quad core) and therefore a different performance.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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


3217U: Ivy-Bridge-based ULV-CPU in Q2 2012. Offers a core clock of 1.8 GHz (no Turbo Boost) and an HD 4000 GPU (350 - 1050 MHz). The TDP is rated at 17 W.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.0":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

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.


1.9 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 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 reviews


60%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.


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

Similar devices from a different Manufacturer

Acer Aspire E1-470P-6659
HD Graphics 4000
HP Pavilion 14-b003sa
HD Graphics 4000
Asus S46CA-WX074H
HD Graphics 4000

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

HP Envy 4-1120SW
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Toshiba Satellite U840T-109
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3227U
Asus BU400A-W3101G
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Asus BU400A-CC107P
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430-62712HG
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3110M
Asus S46CA-WX077H
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Fujitsu Lifebook E743-0M55A1DE
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3230M
Lenovo IdeaPad S400-MAY9BGE
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3227U
Toshiba Satellite C50-AI0110t
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3210M
Toshiba Tecra R940-1HR
HD Graphics 4000, Core i7 3540M
Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01PL
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U
Dell Latitude E6430u
HD Graphics 4000, Core i7 3667U
Asus VivoBook S400CA-CA028H
HD Graphics 4000, Core i7 3517U
Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01US
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U
Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E431
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3230M
Lenovo IdeaPad U410-MAHC2GE
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Lenovo ThinkPad S431
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3227U
HP Envy TouchSmart 4-1130sb
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Fujitsu LifeBook E743
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3340M
Medion Akoya S4215
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3337U
Toshiba Satellite U840W-10M
HD Graphics 4000, Core i5 3317U
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Toshiba > Toshiba Satellite U945-S4380
Author: Stefan Hinum, 2012-12-18 (Update: 2012-12-18)