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Toshiba Portege A30T-C1340


Toshiba Portege A30T-C1340
Toshiba Portege A30T-C1340
Intel Core i5-6200U 2 x 2.3 - 2.8 GHz, Skylake
Graphics adapter
13.30 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: yes
1.4 kg ( = 49.38 oz / 3.09 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
1000 Euro



Average Score: 60% - poor
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

Reviews for the Toshiba Portege A30T-C1340

60% Toshiba Portege A30t-C1340
Source: Computer Shopper English
Sensible purchases are rarely all that exciting, and so it goes with the Toshiba Portege A30t-C1340. The value proposition here is that it’s a business-class laptop on a consumer budget—albeit $930 being at the high end of the scale of what home consumers are used to seeing these days.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/11/2016
Rating: Total score: 60%
60% Toshiba Portege A30t
Source: Laptop Mag English
Toshiba markets the Portege A30t as a business system, but the product lacks several key features that both IT departments and productivity workers want, including vPro manageability, MIL-STD 810G durability and a comfortable keyboard. Both corporate and home users will be disappointed by the laptop's below-average battery life.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 03/31/2016
Rating: Total score: 60%


Intel HD Graphics 520: Integrated GPU (GT2) with 24 EUs found on some Skylake CPU models (15 W ULV series).

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.

6200U: Skylake-based ULV dual-core processor for thin notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 520 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


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.

1.4 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 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.

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

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Stefan Hinum, 2016-04- 6 (Update: 2016-04- 6)