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Toshiba Z30 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Mar 2014
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14 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Based on 3,971 user and expert reviews, Toshiba has good ratings for its portable PCs. Toshiba also has good ratings specifically within its medium processor cores notebook PCs range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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

The Toshiba Z30 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Z30 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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12 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Toshiba Z30 is a 12 maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.

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Quite Long Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 12 hours, the Toshiba Z30 has one of the longer battery life (max)s amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of this spec and age have battery life (max)s of between 2h and 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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SSD Storage Media

The Toshiba Z30 has an SSD storage media which is better than the HDD storage media found on most notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. 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.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium across all medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Z30.

An HDD storage media is the worst storage medium across similar types of notebook PC.

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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 notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toshiba Z30 has a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other laptops of a similar spec and age to the Z30 which do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Toshiba Z30 has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec also have a front camera.

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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 portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Fairly High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a front camera resolution (numeric) of 2 megapixels, the Toshiba Z30 has a very high front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The average front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Z30 is 2.9MP.

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Fairly Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Toshiba Z30 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Z30. The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Z30 is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Light

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Z30 have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Z30 that we have checked the weight of, the Toshiba Z30's weight of only 1.2 kilograms is one of the lightest.

We compared this laptop to all the other 1.2kg heavy notebook PCs and we think the Acer Aspire One AO725[plb_1491127_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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13 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Portable PCs of this age and type have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 200MHz and 650MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Toshiba Z30 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Z30 have total storage capacitys of between 1GB and 1.5TB. With a total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes, the Toshiba Z30 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Z30.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of only 13.3 inches, the Toshiba Z30 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Z30. Across all the laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Z30 the display diagonals range from 10" to 18".

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The Toshiba Z30 has a fairly small internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Z30. The smallest internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Z30 is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years do not have a touchscreen. The Toshiba Z30 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Small Operating Shock

The smallest operating shock of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Z30 is 10G, the biggest is 140G, and the average operating shock is 67G. The Toshiba Z30 has one of the smaller operating shocks (only 10 gravity) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Toshiba Z30 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.

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Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

The Toshiba Z30 is a four number of battery cells portable PC.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4.0+HS bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Very Small Operating Vibration

The average operating vibration of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Z30 is 1.2G, and the operating vibrations range from 0.5G to 110G. At only 0.5 gravity, the Toshiba Z30 has a quite small operating vibration compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Z30.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Z30

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.9 gigahertz, the Toshiba Z30 has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Z30.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 1.9GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available including the Lenovo T431s[plb_1610743_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free 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)
Stepping
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 Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
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
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
4G Standard
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
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
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
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
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
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
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
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)
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
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Vibration
Operating Shock
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified

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Expert Reviews

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7 May 2016

The average user will not find the Toshiba Portégé Z30's abundance of ports or backlit keyboard enough to justify its high price...

10 February 2016

The new Toshiba Portege Z30-C feels very much like the last model I tried in 2012. It is as thin and light as I remember.It even has a business-like magnesium alloy chassis like those of earlier... Read more…

28 June 2015

Toshiba does a good job in many aspects of the Satellite Z30-B-100. We still like the casing although it is a bit older because its low weight and compact size completely fulfills the mobility...

27 June 2014

Toshiba's Portégé series of thin light notebooks were Ultrabooks well before the term Ultrabook was even coined, the latest model in the series, the Z30, continues this legacy. It is extremely... Read more…

28 February 2014

The Toshiba Portege Z30-A1301 is a solid business ultrabook, elevated by a full selection of ports and impressive battery life...

27 February 2014

The Toshiba Portege Z30-A1301 is a solid business ultrabook, elevated by a full selection of ports and impressive battery life...

13 January 2014

As its makers no doubt intended, I found I was lugging the Toshiba Portégé Z30 around everywhere without noticing it as a major imposition. Also having a machine that's more likely to be alive...

19 December 2013

This business-oriented ultrabook is well-built, thin, light, and comfortable to use. The latest "Haswell" CPU makes it fast, but a low-resolution screen diminishes its overall value...

Computershopper.com

8 October 2013

The term "business laptop" used to evoke images of bulky, drab slabs of plastic, something that Toshiba is staying clear of with its consumer-inspired Z-range of enterprise notebooks.The 13.3-inch... Read more…

7 October 2013

What is the Toshiba Portege Z30? The Toshiba Portege Z30 is a business-oriented 13-inch Ultrabook. That gets you the slim profile and light body of an Ultrabook, but with the extra security and... Read more…

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