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Toshiba Satellite L850 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.2GHz 6GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.2GHz 6GB Oct 2012
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The Satellite Pro L850 business series is technology rich with advanced features including comprehensive connectivity, premium quality sound and energy saving benefits. The Satellite Pro L850 is a... More
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Toshiba Satellite L850-1D5 UNBOXING!
Toshiba Satellite Pro L850 Laptop Review **Core i5 3210m**
Toshiba Satellite L850 Laptop Review and Specs
Unboxing Toshiba Satellite L850-1L1

11 Reasons For

Good Brand

Toshiba is one of the superior notebook PC manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and Toshiba also has good ratings for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

16 PCI Express Lanes (max)

Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite L850 only have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), however the Toshiba Satellite L850 has 16 PCI Express lanes (max).

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64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 650 megahertz, the Satellite L850 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite L850 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of between 200MHz and 650MHz.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

At 750 gigabytes, the Satellite L850 has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Satellite L850. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have total storage capacity of between 1GB and 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Asus X551CA[plb_2452241_price] (1TB).

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1,066MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba Satellite L850 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most laptops of this age and spec. This portable PC supports a 1,066MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been available for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all laptops of a similar age and spec to the Satellite L850 is 1,600MHz and the worst is 133MHz.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB. With a hard drive capacity of 750 gigabytes, the Satellite L850 has one of the bigger hard drive capacity amongst laptops of this age.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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12 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

Portable PCs of this age and type have maximum processor memory bandwidths of between 17GB/s and 32GB/s, and the average maximum processor memory bandwidth is 25GB/s. With a maximum processor memory bandwidth of only 21.3 gigabytes per second, the Satellite L850 has a fairly slow maximum processor memory bandwidth compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

The Satellite L850 is a laptop that uses two displays supported by on-board grap.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Satellite L850 have a front camera, however the Satellite L850 does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite L850 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite L850 which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age. 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.

Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth looking at include the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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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 medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Toshiba Satellite L850 has a better processor family than most laptops that have been available for a similar time to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Satellite L850 processor families range from AMD C (worst) to Intel Core i7-3xxx (best).

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

The slowest memory clock speed of portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Satellite L850 is 1,000MHz, the fastest is 1,800MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,600MHz. The Satellite L850 has one of the slower memory clock speeds (only 1,333 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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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 of a comparable type and age to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Satellite L850 does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Thick

The heights of laptops of a similar spec and age to the Satellite L850 range from 2.4mm to 300mm. With a height of 33.52 millimeters, the Satellite L850 is fairly thick compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite L850.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite L850

Released Over Four Years Ago

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

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.2 gigahertz, the Satellite L850 has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the Satellite L850.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Satellite L850 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the Satellite L850 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite L850.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Toshiba Satellite L850 has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite L850.

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Average Battery Life

The Toshiba Satellite L850 has a relatively standard battery life (5.5 hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Satellite L850.

If this medium processor core notebook PC battery life is too short for you then you might also want to look at the Toshiba Satellite C50D[plb_2457380_price] (5.75h).

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Processor
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
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
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Maximum External Video Mode Refresh Rate
Non-Interlaced External Video Mode
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board 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 Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Networking Topology
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
S-Video Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
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 VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading 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 FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port
Resolution of Internal Video Mode
Wireless Technology
Display
Type

Expert Reviews

(15)
27 November 2012

What you get in the Toshiba Satellite L850 is a 15.6in laptop that can be used for a little bit of everything. It has a good CPU and discrete graphics, and it ships with plenty of internal storage...

20 September 2012

The Toshiba Satellite Pro L850 lacks the pace of some budget notebooks, and the screen and input device are trimmed to the budget price. Triumphs for the Satellite Pro include its large hard drive...

24 August 2012

After doing the Satellite L850 Laptop Review, it can be said that although it is a good computing device, it is not suitable for mid-budget customers. With Intel Core i7 (3rd Generation) processor...

2 August 2012

Toshiba Satellite L850 is powerful, and then some! For around Rs. 55,000, you will get a machine powered by a Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM and a 2GB graphics card, which will warm the heart of...

23 June 2012

The other day we took a look at the Asus K55VM multimedia notebook and while it was a very good performer and offered great value, the lack of a bundled OS might be a slight deterrent for many... Read more…

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 1 April 2013 by Sophia Gampton
(Verified Purchase)

For my first laptop, it was a special buy and does every thing I need it to do. Instructions were limited which is why it gets four stars and not five. Had to spend a lot of time working out where... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers l8501d, l8501dn, pskdhe00h005en
Barcodes 04026203993068, 04026203993075

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