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Toshiba Satellite Pro C70-B 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB 500GB HDD 17.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB Jul 2014
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Your work never stops. So, your business laptop can t. Thanks to speedy Intel processors and an optional 7200rpm HDD, the Satellite Pro C70-B delivers a consistently powerful performance, for as... More
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Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Based on 3,511 owner and expert reviews, Toshiba has good ratings for its laptops. Toshiba also has good ratings specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

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

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Quite Big Screen Size

The smallest screen size of portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro C70-B is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average screen size is 15". The Satellite Pro C70-B has a fairly big screen size (17.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Satellite Pro C70-B supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite Pro C70-B has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Satellite Pro C70-B also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Satellite Pro C70-B has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Fast Hard Drive Speed

The Satellite Pro C70-B has a fairly fast hard drive speed (7,200 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Satellite Pro C70-B. Similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Satellite Pro C70-B have hard drive speeds of between 4,200 RPM and 7,200 RPM.

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Very Fast DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

When compared to other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years that we have assessed, the DVD+R double layer read speed of the Satellite Pro C70-B of 8 CD-speeds is one of the fastest. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Satellite Pro C70-B the DVD+R double layer read speeds range from 4x to 8x, and the average DVD+R double layer read speed is 6.6x.

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Quite Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Satellite Pro C70-B the DVD-R double layer read speeds range from 4x to 8x, and the average DVD-R double layer read speed is 6.6x. With a DVD-R double layer read speed of 8 CD-speeds, the Satellite Pro C70-B has one of the faster DVD-R double layer read speeds amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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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 the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a similar age and spec 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 laptops of this spec and age.

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Fairly Fast CD-RW Write Speed

The Satellite Pro C70-B has one of the faster CD-RW write speeds (16 CD-speeds) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average CD-RW write speed of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Satellite Pro C70-B is 7.1x, and the CD-RW write speeds range from 4x to 24x.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Satellite Pro C70-B has one of the bigger maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The maximum internal memory of laptops that are a comparable age to the Satellite Pro C70-B range from 2GB to 32GB.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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11 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Satellite Pro C70-B the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 370MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Satellite Pro C70-B has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

Laptops of a similar spec and age to the Satellite Pro C70-B have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 1,000 megahertz, the Satellite Pro C70-B has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

Across all the portable PCs of this age and type the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 4GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Satellite Pro C70-B has a fairly small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable 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.

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might 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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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Toshiba Satellite Pro C70-B has a quite slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Satellite Pro C70-B. The processor clock speeds of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Satellite Pro C70-B range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz.

If this medium processor core notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17R[plb_2548954_price] (1.8GHz and higher rated).

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Satellite Pro C70-B does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro C70-B also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The Toshiba Satellite Pro C70-B has a fairly slow maximum turbo frequency (only 2.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. The maximum turbo frequencies of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Satellite Pro C70-B range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz.

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Heavy

At 2.7 kilograms, the Toshiba Satellite Pro C70-B is fairly heavy compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Satellite Pro C70-B. The weights of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite Pro C70-B range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

Similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite Pro C70-B have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB. At only 500 gigabytes, the Satellite Pro C70-B has a quite small hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4.0 LE Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite Pro C70-B

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Toshiba notebook PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Satellite Pro C70-B has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the DELL XPS 13[plb_2556381_price] (512GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Satellite Pro C70-B has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been available for more than two years.

Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth considering include the HP EliteBook 850[plb_2356712_price] (8GB).

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Average Battery Life

At 6.2 hours, the Satellite Pro C70-B has a pretty standard battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Specification

Features
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Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
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Processor Family
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Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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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
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 Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete 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 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
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CD-R Write Speed
CD-R Read Speed
Disc
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
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Trial Software
Bundled Software
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
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Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
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Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers c70b14, c70b14z, toshiba c70, toshiba c70b
Barcodes 04051528138481

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