Close

Loading image...
Toshiba CB30

Toshiba CB30 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 16GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB Feb 2014
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
THE 13.3" TOSHIBA CHROMEBOOK - YOUR ESSENTIAL CLOUD COMPANIONThe 13.3 (33.8cm) Toshiba Chromebook was designed for play, productivity and portability; it's a fast and user-friendly device using... More
Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Insight
£229.19
Out of stock
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

13 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

On average Toshiba Chromebooks have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all laptops produced by Toshiba.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops that are a comparable age to it.

Chart Edit

Three Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Toshiba CB30 is a notebook PC that uses three displays supported by on-board grap. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the CB30 only use two displays supported by on-board grap.

Chart Edit

Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Toshiba CB30 has more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports than most of the laptops of a comparable spec and age to the CB30. Most of the similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the CB30 only have one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port, however this Toshiba notebook PC has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

Chart Edit

Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

At 1,000 megahertz, the Toshiba CB30 has a very fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the CB30. Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and type to the CB30 the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 750MHz to 1,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 900MHz.

Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

The Toshiba CB30 has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other portable PCs with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung XE303C12[plb_1570733_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba CB30 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most Chromebooks that are a similar age to it. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all Chromebooks that have been around for a comparable time to the CB30.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of laptop.

Read more Less Chart Edit

1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a similar type and age to it.

Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

The Toshiba CB30 has an 802.11n WiFi standard which is better than most portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have an 802.11g WiFi standard. In addition, this Toshiba laptop has an 802.11a WiFi standard.

An 802.11n WiFi standard is actually the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

An 802.11a WiFi standard is the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of notebook PC.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Two USB 3.0 Ports

Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the CB30 only have one USB 3.0 port, however the Toshiba CB30 has two USB 3.0 ports.

Chart Edit

Very Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16,384 megabytes, the Toshiba CB30 has a very big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the CB30. Across all the Chromebooks that came out around the same time as the CB30 the maximum internal memories range from 8.1GB to 17GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 13GB.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Cache Memory

At 2 megabytes, the Toshiba CB30 has a quite big cache memory compared to most of the other Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the CB30. The smallest cache memory of Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the CB30 is 1MB, the biggest is 2MB, and the average cache memory is 1.7MB.

Chart Edit

3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB Version

This notebook PC has a 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB version, which is typical of many portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the CB30 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 350MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 260MHz. The Toshiba CB30 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst Chromebooks of this age.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the CB30, the Toshiba CB30 does not have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago is 2GB and the biggest is 16GB. The Toshiba CB30 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 2 gigabytes) amongst Chromebooks of this age.

If you would prefer a laptop with a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the Lenovo ThinkPad 11e[plb_2553733_price] (4GB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Very Slow Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the CB30 is 1.1GHz, the fastest is 2.4GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 1.7GHz. At only 1.4 gigahertz, the Toshiba CB30 has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the CB30.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 1.4GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available including the Toshiba CB35[plb_2275441_price] which has better reviews.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the Acer Chromebook CB5[plb_2964438_price] (1.6GHz).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Toshiba CB30 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other Chromebooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the CB30 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops with a touch sensitive screen and we think the Acer Chromebook C720[plb_2422801_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memory of the Toshiba CB30 of only 2 gigabytes is one of the smallest amongst laptops of this spec and age. The average maximum internal memory of Chromebooks that were released around the same time as the CB30 is 5.3GB.

Chart Edit

7 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba CB30

Released Over Two Years Ago

This laptop was released over two years ago.

SSD Storage Medium

This laptop has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and type to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

We compared all the other laptops that have an SSD storage media to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35[plb_2275441_price] is also worth considering.

If the storage medium of this Chromebook is too bad for you then you might also want to look at the HP Chromebook 14[plb_1545160_price] (SSD).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Battery Life

With a battery life of 8.5 hours, the Toshiba CB30 has a fairly standard battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

Chart Edit

Intel Celeron Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is typical of many Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Average Screen Size

The Toshiba CB30 has a pretty standard screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the CB30.

Chart Edit

Average Weight

With a weight of 1.5 kilograms, the Toshiba CB30 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

We compared all the other 1.5kg heavy laptops to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35[plb_2275441_price] is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 16 gigabytes, the Toshiba CB30 has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 16GB total storage capacity notebook PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba CB35[plb_2275441_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Connection
Maximum WiFi Data Rate
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
DVI Port
HDMI Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba plm01e009007, toshiba plm01e009007e, toshiba plm01e009007en
Barcodes 04051528121490

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off Apple Mac orders over £350
Valid 25 Apr 16 - 25 Apr 17
20% Off
Voucher
20% Off over £80
Valid until 31 Dec 16
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Toshiba CB30

Lenovo ThinkPad 11e vs Toshiba CB30

Lenovo ThinkPad 11e vs Toshiba CB30
Lenovo ThinkPad 11e
4 core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 4GB 16GB Flash 11.6"
Toshiba CB30
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 16GB SSD 13.3"
£ 263.60
Two More Processor Cores
50% Bigger Internal Memory
Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Four Processor Threads
8.2GB Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
Only One USB 3.0 Port

Asus Chromebook C300MA vs Toshiba CB30

Asus Chromebook C300MA vs Toshiba CB30
Asus Chromebook C300MA
2 core Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 2GB 32GB Flash 13.3"
Toshiba CB30
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 16GB SSD 13.3"
£ 199.99
Bigger Total Storage Capacity
50% Bigger Maximum Internal Memory
Newer by Eight Months
113MHz Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
One Less USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
8.2GB Smaller Maximum Internal Memory

Acer Chromebook CB5 vs Toshiba CB30

Acer Chromebook CB5 vs Toshiba CB30
Acer Chromebook CB5
2 core intel celeron 1.6GHz 2GB 32GB 15.6"
Toshiba CB30
2 core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 16GB SSD 13.3"
£ 243.50
3.5 Mm Jack Headphone Out Ports
16GB Bigger Total Storage Capacity
15% Bigger Screen Size
0.2GHz Faster Processor Clock Speed
One Less USB 3.0 Port
Seven Months Older
Feedback