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

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2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB Feb 2015
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10 Reasons For

Good Brand

Toshiba Chromebooks have good reviews on average and across all laptops Toshiba is one of the superior brands.

Three Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to the Chromebook CB30 only use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, however the Chromebook CB30 uses three number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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

Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Chromebook CB30 only have one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity, however the Toshiba Chromebook CB30 has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

When compared to other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Chromebook CB30, the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of the Chromebook CB30 of 1,000 megahertz is one of the fastest. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of Chromebooks that were released one year ago is 750MHz, the fastest is 1,000MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 830MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

The Chromebook CB30 has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Chromebook CB30 also have a front camera.

We compared this portable PC to all the other notebook PCs with a front camera and we think because of it's better review score, the DELL Chromebook 11 is also worth considering.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Chromebook CB30 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Chromebook CB30 also have a full-size keyboard.

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Intel Celeron Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Celeron processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of this spec and age.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

The Chromebook CB30 has a better Wi-Fi standard than most Chromebooks that came out around the same time as it. This portable PC has an 802.11n wi-Fi standards, whereas most comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as it have an 802.11a wi-Fi standards. In addition, this notebook PC has an 802.11g wi-Fi standards.

This laptop's Wi-Fi standard (802.11n) is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard amongst all Chromebooks that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook CB30.

An 802.11a wi-Fi standards is the worst Wi-Fi standard amongst similar types of laptop.

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Very Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

Portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 35Wh and 52Wh. When compared to other comparable spec laptops that were released one year ago, the battery capacity (Watt hours) of the Chromebook CB30 of 52 watt-hours is one of the biggest.

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8 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of a comparable spec and age to the Chromebook CB30 is 250MHz. At only 200 megahertz, the Toshiba Chromebook CB30 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook CB30.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

When compared to other notebook PCs of this type and age, the Toshiba Chromebook CB30's internal memory of only 2 gigabytes is one of the smallest. Across all the Chromebooks that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebook CB30 the internal memorys range from 2GB to 4GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.4 gigahertz, the Chromebook CB30 has a very slow processor frequency compared to most of the other Chromebooks that are a similar age to the Chromebook CB30. The processor frequencys of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebook CB30 range from 1.3GHz to 2.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 1.9GHz.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

The maximum internal memory (64-bit)s of laptops of this spec and age range from 2GB to 4GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 3.1GB. At only 2 gigabytes, the Toshiba Chromebook CB30 has a quite small maximum internal memory (64-bit) compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Chromebook CB30.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Chromebook CB30 does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth noting that most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec also do not have a touchscreen.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Chromebook CB30 range from 2GB to 4GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 3.3GB. The Chromebook CB30 has a fairly small maximum internal memory (only 2 gigabytes) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook CB30.

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Only 16 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Toshiba Chromebook CB30 is a 16 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity notebook PC. Most of the other Chromebooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the Chromebook CB30 have between 16 and 31 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

Across all the Chromebooks that have been available for around the same time as the Chromebook CB30 the front camera resolution (numeric)s range from 0.9MP to 1.3MP. The Chromebook CB30 has a quite low front camera resolution (numeric) (only 0.9 megapixels) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that were released around the same time as the Chromebook CB30.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Chromebook CB30

Released Over Two Years Ago

This portable PC was released over two years ago.

SSD Storage Media

This laptop has an SSD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops of this age and spec. 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 this portable PC to all the other laptops that have an SSD storage media and we think the Acer Chromebook C910 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Toshiba Chromebook CB30 has a relatively typical battery life (max) (9 hours) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that are a comparable age to the Chromebook CB30.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 13.3 inches, the Chromebook CB30 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Chromebook CB30.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 1.5 kilograms, the Chromebook CB30 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Chromebook CB30.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Chromebook CB30 has a relatively standard total storage capacity (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other Chromebooks that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Specification

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Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
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Conflict Free Processor
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PCI Express Slots Version
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Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
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PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
4G
WWAN
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Data Rate (max)
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
GPS (satellite)
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Active Management Technology Version
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Intel® OS Guard
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

5 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(58)
17 December 2015

This is the best Chromebook bar the Chromebook Pixel We all know that Chromebooks aren't for everyone, but if you're after a cheap, lightweight laptop for basic web-browsing, email and word...

Light, portable and practical
Excellent full HD screen
Starts up fast and feels nippy
Good connectivity and battery life
Simple design
Not at its best offline
Limited storage
Keyboard not backlit
Keyboard's drop
Restrictions in the OS
17 December 2015

You might think you know the score with Chromebooks.Bargain basement laptops, low specs and low resolution screens, right? Useless without a live Internet connection? Only good for running simple... Read more…

19 November 2015

The Toshiba Chromebook 2 delivers what a Chromebook should be: portable and easy to use computer that should deliver the basics...

14 August 2015

In Review: Toshiba CB30-B-104The manufacturer has successfully launched a solid Chromebook in form of the Toshiba CB30 on the market. We observed just as many positive as negative aspects...

15 July 2015

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User Reviews

(40)
Reviewed 27 October 2015 by Ian C
Ian C would recommend the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B

Ok it's not got the highest resolution display but you know that when you buy it but it wins with great practicality at a great price point. Ideal as a portable work horse with great battery life... Read more…

Reviewed 26 January 2016 by Dave 1
Dave 1 would recommend the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B

Toshiba Chromebook is all about simplicity, its so easy to use, very quick to boot up, the battery life is amazing. If you already have Google products i.e android mobile or tablet, just need to... Read more…

Reviewed 4 November 2015 by Dee.
Dee. would recommend the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B

The Toshiba Chromebook works really well, I wish I had bought it earlier, the only downside being no Capitals Lock on the Keyboard, so you have to use the "Virtual Keyboard" as on a Tablet, not... Read more…

Reviewed 26 January 2016 by Ali
Ali would recommend the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B

Have been pushing back getting a Chromebook for 2 years not having being able to justify it to myself - huge mistake! If you are looking for an inexpensive, light and quiet laptop to browse the... Read more…

Reviewed 13 October 2015 by Mum to 1
Mum to 1 would recommend the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B

This chrome book is so easy to use! Even my 4 year old uses it (along with a mouse). It starts up in seconds and the battery lasts for days (if not in constant use). I woukd highly recommend this... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cb30a3120
Barcodes 00022265732601, 00222657326016, 04051528118506, 04051528124484, 04051528144468, 04051528147247, 04051528152128, 04051528163001

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