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Toshiba Satellite L50-B 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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STAY ENTERTAINED ANYWHEREWhatever you re into, the super-slim Satellite L50-B series laptop has everything to keep you entertained. Measuring just 23mm thin, and weighing from just 2.2kg, you can... More
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Toshiba Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

On average Toshiba medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews as do all portable PCs produced by Toshiba.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Notebook PCs of this type and age have maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of between 1.7GB and 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 1.9GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 2 gigabytes, the Satellite L50-B has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Satellite L50-B.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite L50-B range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB. The Satellite L50-B has one of the bigger total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Satellite L50-B supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Toshiba notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite L50-B.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite L50-B has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Satellite L50-B.

There are a number of other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might also want to look at including the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2586581_price] which is cheaper.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops with a full-size keyboard and we think the Asus X550CC[plb_1563968_price], or the HP 350[plb_2577775_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Front Camera

The Satellite L50-B has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type also have a front camera.

Other laptops with a front camera currently available that you might also want to consider include the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2586581_price] which is cheaper.

We compared all the other notebook PCs which also have a front camera to this portable PC and we think the Asus X550CC[plb_1563968_price], or the HP 350[plb_2577775_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

Portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Satellite L50-B have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB. With a hard drive capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Toshiba Satellite L50-B has one of the biggest hard drive capacity amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

The DVD-R double layer read speeds of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite L50-B range from 4x to 8x. The Satellite L50-B has a quite fast DVD-R double layer read speed (8 CD-speeds) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Satellite L50-B.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Fast CD-RW Write Speed

With a CD-RW write speed of 16 CD-speeds, the Satellite L50-B has a very fast CD-RW write speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite L50-B. The average CD-RW write speed of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 7.1x, and the CD-RW write speeds range from 4x to 24x.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs of this age and spec is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Satellite L50-B has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Satellite L50-B.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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14 Reasons Against

Only Two SATA III Connectors

The Satellite L50-B is a two SATA III connector portable PC.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Satellite L50-B range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 950 megahertz, the Satellite L50-B has a very slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Satellite L50-B.

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Only Two SATA Connectors

The Toshiba Satellite L50-B is a two SATA connector portable PC.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The Satellite L50-B has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies (only 200 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Satellite L50-B have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the portable PCs of this type and age the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 4GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. The Satellite L50-B has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors (only 16 gigabytes) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

We compared all the other laptops that have an HDD storage media to this notebook PC and we think cheaper laptops such as the Asus X551CA[plb_2452241_price] is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a laptop with a better storage medium then you might also want to consider the HP EliteBook 840 G1[plb_1620817_price] (SSD and cheaper).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The slowest processor clock speed of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years is 0.8GHz and the fastest is 3.1GHz. At only 1.7 gigahertz, the Satellite L50-B has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the Satellite L50-B.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 1.7GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available including the HP 250[plb_2353276_price] which is cheaper.

If you would prefer a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the Asus X451CA[plb_3015235_price] (1.8GHz and cheaper), or the DELL Inspiron 14 3000[plb_2443627_price] (1.8GHz and cheaper).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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Quite Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Satellite L50-B has one of the smaller internal memory amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average internal memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 5.3GB, and the internal memory range from 1GB to 16GB.

We compared all the other 4GB internal memory portable PCs to this notebook PC and we think cheaper portable PCs such as the Asus PU551LA[plb_2380210_price], and the HP EliteBook 820 G1[plb_1872474_price] is also worth considering.

If this portable PC internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to look at the HP EliteBook 820[plb_2520092_price] (8GB) which is also cheaper.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite L50-B, the Satellite L50-B does not have a touch sensitive screen.

Alternative notebook PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen that you might want to look at include the EliteBook 820 G1[pl_2305898_price], or the ProBook 450[pl_2376206_price] both from HP or the DELL Inspiron 14 3000[plb_2443627_price] which is also cheaper.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Satellite L50-B have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports, including the Satellite L50-B which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

With a hard drive speed of only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Satellite L50-B has one of the slower hard drive speeds amongst notebook PCs of this age. The slowest hard drive speed of laptops of this spec and age is 4,200 RPM, the fastest is 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4.0 LE Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite L50-B

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Screen Size

The Satellite L50-B has a fairly average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite L50-B.

If this Toshiba notebook PC screen size is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo G70-70[plb_3375260_price] (17.3") which is also cheaper.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Satellite L50-B has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.2 kilograms, the Toshiba Satellite L50-B has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Satellite L50-B.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to consider the Lenovo T410[plb_1629753_price] (2.2kg and cheaper), or the HP 250[plb_2353276_price] (2.2kg and cheaper).

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Average Battery Life

At 6 hours, the Toshiba Satellite L50-B has a pretty average battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a longer battery life then you might also want to consider the Aspire V3[pl_2417215_price] (7h), or the Aspire V3[pl_2593313_price] (7.5h) both from Acer or the Asus Zenbook UX305[plb_2964593_price] (7h) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
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Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
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)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
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 Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD-RW Write Speed
CD-RW Read Speed
CD-R Write Speed
CD-R Read Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
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
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in 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
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Included Driver
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi 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 Active Management 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
Intel ME Firmware Version
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 Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(3)
26 January 2009

Satellite a215-s7472 is an affordable notebook from Toshiba that delivers cutting-edge connectivity options for business users. It is equipped with an AMD Turion 2.2 MHz processor, 2 GB RAM, 300... Read more…

Very affordable
Fullsize keyboard
Sturdy construction yet sleek design
Ample RAM and hard-drive capacity for less than 1 000
Includes extras such as a Labelflash optical drive and a Webcam
Frustrating volume control
Slightly stiff mouse buttons
AMD processor cant keep up with Intel competition
No Bluetooth option
No option for nonglossy screen
2 April 2014

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Great screen
Good build quality
Good keyboard
Limited performance
Weak graphics
Battery life
23 June 2015

Gutes Technikpaket in preiswerter Verpackung Ist dem Toshiba Satellite L50-B-1TD die Verschmelzung von ansprechendem Design und hoher Leistung zum günstigen Preis gelungen? Teilweise ja,...

Bright Full HD IPS display with stable viewing angles
Quick solid state disk
Silent operation in idle mode
Good battery life
Smart eye, catching design
Reflective screen
Limited gaming performance
The competition is quicker
Disappointing keyboard
Poor screen quality and resolution

User Reviews

(22)
Reviewed 20 August 2015 by PuterGeek
PuterGeek would recommend the Toshiba Satellite L50-B

Absolutely spot on, have updated to win 10 and am completely satisfied...

Reviewed 29 December 2015 by 1234
1234 would recommend the Toshiba Satellite L50-B

Excellent laptop at this price with corei3 processor and 8GB 1TB...

Reviewed 27 July 2015 by Angela Boothe
(Verified Purchase)

This item was purchased less than a year ago, but i am unable to use it as it needs a disc to repair it which was not supplied. Considering the price i paid for it i am still expected to purchas a... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

It's a good laptop for a young person / student, but do they really need to pre-load it with so much useless software that you do not really know if you need it or how to get rid of all of it? ... Read more…

Reviewed 20 January 2015 by MikeC "MC"
(Verified Purchase)

Bought for my Daughter - she loves it. Seems to be reliable, works well over the home wifi which the old HP didn't. Pretty quick too. Ideal for a GCSE student.

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Product Identifiers

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