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Toshiba U945 2 Core Intel Core I3-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB Hybrid-HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-3xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Nov 2013
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9 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

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

Reasonably Priced

Some Toshiba U945 owners who purchased the product said that it was good value for money. Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag “The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4390 is a decent choice for anyone in the market for a reasonably priced Windows 8-equipped ultrabook”. Pcmag.com also said “The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4390 is a reasonably priced Windows 8-equipped ultrabook with some nifty features to boot.”.

Good Technical Features

A few people who bought the Toshiba U945 agreed that it had good features.

Good Connectivity

One Toshiba U945 owner who purchased this laptop thought it was good in terms of USB connections. Expert website Pcmag.com mentioned “It doesn't shirk on overall performance or useful features like USB 3.0 connectivity, Intel's Wireless Display technology, a” in their review of this laptop.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The Toshiba U945 has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago also have a front camera.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a front camera to this notebook PC and we think because of it's better review score, the DELL 13[plb_1304263_price], the Asus X555LA[plb_2418695_price], and the Toshiba Satellite Pro A50-A[plb_2422807_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Big Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the U945 have hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memorys of between 8GB and 500GB. When compared to other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the U945 that we have assessed, the hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory of the Toshiba U945 of 32 gigabytes is one of the biggest.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. At 16 gigabytes, the Toshiba U945 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the U945.

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9 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Poor

Based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and IT Reviews.com this notebook PC has an average expert rating of 60%. It seems that notebook PC experts really don't rate this Toshiba portable PC very highly.

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Toshiba U945 is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most portable PCs that came out more than two years ago do not have a full-size keyboard. The Toshiba U945 is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

We think you might also be interested in alternative notebook PCs which also have a full-size keyboard including the 13[pl_1304263_price], or the Inspiron 17 5000[pl_2404184_price] both from DELL or the Lenovo ThinkPad T440[plb_2417689_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has a Hybrid-HDD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable type and age 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 portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Small Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum graphics adapter memorys of notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the U945 range from 0.12GB to 5.9GB. With a maximum graphics adapter memory of only 1.664 gigabytes, the Toshiba U945 has a fairly small maximum graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Toshiba U945 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of this type and age also do not have a touchscreen.

We think you might also be interested in alternative portable PCs which also have a touchscreen including the S400CA-CA035H[pl_1465624_price], or the TP500LA[pl_2381507_price] both from Asus or the Acer Aspire V3-572P[plb_2414236_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Toshiba U945 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the U945 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba U945

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over three years.

Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family

The Toshiba U945 has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Toshiba U945 has a fairly standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the U945.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 500GB total storage capacity portable PCs currently available including the C55t[pl_2041768_price], or the C50D[pl_1589446_price] both from Toshiba or the Asus S400CA[plb_1567827_price] which has better reviews.

If this medium processor cores notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire E5-571[plb_2680097_price] (508GB), the DELL XPS 13[plb_2556381_price] (512GB), or the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon[plb_2719740_price] (512GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Toshiba U945 has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the U945.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 4GB internal memory laptops and we think the Lenovo T420s[plb_48433_price], the Asus S200E[plb_1588403_price], and the Acer Aspire E1-572[plb_1600065_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you want a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the Toshiba C55t[plb_2041768_price] (6GB and higher rated), the Lenovo G50[plb_2658147_price] (6GB and higher rated), or the Asus X555LA[plb_2715484_price] (6GB and higher rated).

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 14 inches, the Toshiba U945 has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the U945.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other 14" portable PCs and we think the T420s[pl_48433_price], the X1 Carbon Touch[pl_1537041_price], and the T430 + 0A65685[pl_1524723_price] all from Lenovo which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Laptops with a bigger display diagonal that might also be worth considering include the E540[pl_2130994_price] (15"), or the E540[pl_2131002_price] (15") both from Lenovo or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2140279_price] (15") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.9 gigahertz, the Toshiba U945 has a fairly standard processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the U945.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 1.9GHz processor clock speed portable PCs currently available including the Latitude 6430u[pl_2007109_price], or the Inspiron 15[pl_2023571_price] both from DELL or the Toshiba Satellite Pro C50-A[plb_1599095_price] which has better reviews.

If this Toshiba portable PC processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Aspire V3[plb_2433278_price] (2GHz), the Lenovo ThinkPad X240[plb_2504289_price] (2GHz), or the Asus X550CC[plb_2248740_price] (2GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

At 1.9 kilograms, the Toshiba U945 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the U945.

We compared all the other 1.9kg heavy portable PCs to this laptop and we think the X502CA[pl_1631840_price], the X502CA[pl_1604896_price], and the X502CA[pl_1633284_price] all from Asus which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Type
Hard Drive Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
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
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Trial Software
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
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
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
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
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
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 Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

Expert Reviews

(3)
27 January 2013

The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4390 is a reasonably priced Windows 8-equipped ultrabook with some nifty features to boot...

Reasonably priced
Good performance
WiDi
Bloatware
Uncomfortable to type on
So-so battery life
24 January 2013

The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4390 is a reasonably priced Windows 8-equipped ultrabook with some nifty features to boot, but better options are out there...

15 November 2012

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 7 April 2016 by Yusuf

Could not charge battery and I returned it next day...

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers u945s4110, toshiba i33227, toshiba i33227u, toshiba u945s4110
Barcodes 01320010312696

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