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Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Mar 2015
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DESIGNED FOR YOUR BUSINESSRegardless 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... More
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13 Reasons For

Toshiba Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

Toshiba medium processor cores notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Toshiba is one of the better rated manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago. In addition, this Toshiba laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite Pro R50 is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite Pro R50 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this type and age also have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of this type and age, the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Quite Fast DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

At 8 CD-speeds, the Satellite Pro R50 has a quite fast DVD+R Double Layer read speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite Pro R50. The slowest DVD+R Double Layer read speed of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite Pro R50 is 2x, the fastest is 8x, and the average DVD+R Double Layer read speed is 6.4x.

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Fairly Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro R50 the DVD-R Double Layer read speeds range from 2x to 8x. With a DVD-R Double Layer read speed of 8 CD-speeds, the Satellite Pro R50 has a fairly fast DVD-R Double Layer read speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Satellite Pro R50.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Fairly Fast CD-RW Write Speed

The Satellite Pro R50 has one of the faster CD-RW write speeds (16 CD-speeds) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average CD-RW write speed of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite Pro R50 is 7.9x, and the CD-RW write speeds range from 4x to 24x.

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Very Small Non-Operating Vibration

The Satellite Pro R50 has one of the smaller non-operating vibrations (only 1 gravity) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite Pro R50 have non-operating vibrations of between 1G and 160G.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most commonly found memory slots on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Very Small Non-Operating Shock

Portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Satellite Pro R50 have non-operating shocks of between 1.3G and 240G, and the average non-operating shock is 150G. The Satellite Pro R50 has a quite small non-operating shock (only 60 gravity) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Satellite Pro R50.

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14 Reasons Against

Only Two Number of SATA III Connectorss

The Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 is a two number of SATA III connectors laptop. Most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite Pro R50 have between two and three number of SATA III connectorss.

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Only Ten Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

Most similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the Satellite Pro R50 which has ten maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At only 200 megahertz, the Satellite Pro R50 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro R50. Laptops of this age and spec have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 100MHz and 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 290MHz.

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Only Two Total Number of SATA Connectorss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year have between two and three total number of SATA connectorss, including the Satellite Pro R50 which has two total number of SATA connectorss.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the similar spec laptops that have been available for more than a year the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB. The Satellite Pro R50 has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys (only 2 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on portable PCs of a comparable age and type 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The processor frequencys of notebook PCs of this type and age range from 0.8GHz to 3GHz. At only 1.7 gigahertz, the Satellite Pro R50 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of laptops of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro R50 is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Satellite Pro R50 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite Pro R50.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Satellite Pro R50, the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The average front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite Pro R50 is 1MP. At only 0.9 megapixels, the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has a quite low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Very Small Operating Shock

The average operating shock of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the Satellite Pro R50 is 75G. The Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has one of the smaller operating shocks (only 10 gravity) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Very Small Operating Vibration

Portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Satellite Pro R50 have operating vibrations of between 0.5G and 110G. With an operating vibration of only 0.5 gravity, the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has a quite small operating vibration compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50

Released Over a Year Ago

Toshiba released the Satellite Pro R50 over a year ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Satellite Pro R50 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Satellite Pro R50.

If this portable PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the DELL Inspiron 17 5748[plb_2962180_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Satellite Pro R50 has a better processor family than most comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to it. This portable PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the Satellite Pro R50 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 has a fairly average battery life (max) (7 hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
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
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Number of Colours
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
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
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
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® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
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
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
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)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Voltage
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
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
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(21)
8 February 2015

The Satellite Pro R50 is a competent business laptop with a good CPU and decent battery life, but other laptops offer more for the money...

2 February 2015

It's got good ergonomics, build quality and value, but the poor screen and mediocre specification hamper the R50's appeal...

2 February 2015

It's got good ergonomics, build quality and value, but the poor screen and mediocre specification hamper the R50's appeal...

21 November 2014

This jack-of-all-trades system is let down by an awful panel...

9 November 2014

Toshiba's latest Satellite Pro is designed as a do-it-all business machine, but it's mediocre in most departments, from its middling power and battery life to its dull design and poor screen....

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User Reviews

(16)
Reviewed 7 October 2015 by Sarka Nezvalova
(Verified Purchase)

Fast, nice, after one month any problem with... one star down for small quality of loudspeakers-maximum size is still quietly...

Reviewed 4 June 2015 by John Ledgewayled
(Verified Purchase)

Lap top very much up to date it is taking some getting used to against my old windows seven but I will get the hang of it.

Reviewed 1 June 2015 by Andrew
(Verified Purchase)

Just as expected! Thank you.

(Verified Purchase)

This computer arrived promptly and efficiently. It came downloaded with Windows 7 Professional but also had a CD to convert it to Windows 8.1. The laptop is thin and lithe, but whilst looking... Read more…

Reviewed 27 April 2015 by Mrs Catherine Gale
(Verified Purchase)

The computer is good but I hate windows 8. Takes longer than my last one to come on.

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Product Identifiers

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