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Toshiba R50-B

Toshiba R50-B 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Jan 2015
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Regardless of your business' size, this slim, smart and reliable laptop will help to meet all your requirements. Feature-rich yet reasonably-priced, Toshiba has put more into the 39.6 cm (15.6 )... More
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Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Toshiba medium processor core notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Toshiba is one of the superior manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

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

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Four SATA Connectors

The Toshiba R50-B has more SATA connectors than most of the comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the R50-B. Most of the notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the R50-B only have between two and three SATA connectors, however this portable PC has four SATA connectors.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the R50-B have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 750MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 950MHz. The Toshiba R50-B has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (1,000 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba R50-B supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the R50-B the memory clock speeds supported by processor ranges from 133MHz to 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Toshiba R50-B has a better storage medium than most laptops of a similar age and type to it. This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. 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.

This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the R50-B.

Amongst similar types of laptop the worst storage medium is HDD.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the HP EliteBook 820 G2 (£778.63) (SSD).

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

The Toshiba R50-B has a better processor family than most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5 processor family, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the R50-B the worst processor family is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-4xxx.

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Quite Big Screen Size

The smallest screen size of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago is 11", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Toshiba R50-B has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

Laptops with a bigger screen size that might also be worth considering include the MSI GP72 2QD (£795.28) (17.3").

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the R50-B, the Toshiba R50-B has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the R50-B is 100MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Toshiba R50-B has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the R50-B.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At only 1.74 gigabytes, the Toshiba R50-B has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the R50-B is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other laptops that came out more than a year ago have a full-size keyboard, however the Toshiba R50-B does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The average total storage capacity of notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the R50-B is 550GB. The Toshiba R50-B has a quite small total storage capacity (only 128 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the R50-B.

If you want a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the Lenovo X1 Carbon (£1,344.00) (180GB).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Toshiba R50-B has one of the slower processor clock speeds amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago have processor clock speeds of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.2GHz.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the HP Probook 430 G2 (£308.20) (1.9GHz).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Very Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Toshiba R50-B has one of the smaller internal memory amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The smallest internal memory of laptops of this spec and age is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Toshiba R50-B does not have a touch sensitive screen, although keep in mind that most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The average maximum turbo frequency of notebook PCs of this age and type is 2.9GHz, and the maximum turbo frequencies range from 1.8GHz to 3.7GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the Toshiba R50-B has one of the slower maximum turbo frequencies amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba R50-B

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this Toshiba notebook PC was released.

Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the Toshiba R50-B has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by 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
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync 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 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
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers r50b16, r50b16e, toshiba 80211, toshiba r50b16, toshiba i54210, toshiba 80211a, toshiba i54210u, toshiba 80211ag, toshiba r50b16e, toshiba 80211agn, toshiba 80211agna, toshiba 80211agnac, toshiba pssg0e03300, toshiba pssg0e03300q, toshiba pssg0e03300qd, toshiba pssg0e03300qdu
Barcodes 04051528178227

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