Search BBspot:

Toshiba Satellite E205-S1980 Laptop with Intel Core i5

The Toshiba Satellite (Model: E205-S1980) laptop features an Intel Core i5 processor, a 14″ display and Microsoft Windows Home Premium.

Toshiba Satellite E205 S1980 Laptop with Intel Core i5

Toshiba Satellite E205-S1980 Laptop with Intel Core i5

This laptop is powered by the Intel Core i5-460M CPU. This  is a dual-core, 64-bit processor with 4 processing threads.  The cores operating at 2.53GHz normally, but can be boosted up to 2.8GHz with TurboBoost technology.  It has 3MB of L3 cache and uses 35W.  The laptop comes with 4GB of 1066 MHz DDR3 SDRAM and can be expanded to a maximum of 8GB. That’s plenty of memory for all of your multitasking needs. It uses the Mobile Intel HM55 Express Chipset.

The screen is a 14.0” diagonal widescreen TruBrite® TFT LCD display with a resolution of 1366 x 768. It’s LED backlit for lower power consumption and has native support for 720p content.  This screen is also configure for Intel Wireless Display Technology.This bright display is driven by the NVIDIA GeForce 310M Graphics engine.  The chip has 512 MB of dedicated DDR3 video memory (up to 2270 MB with shared memory).   The GPU comes with NVIDIA PureVideo HD technology–helping extend battery life, reducing fan noise, and freeing the CPU for multitasking.

For storage you get a 500GB Serial ATA (SATA) hard drive rotating at 5400RPM.  That’s a large drive that’s plenty big enough for all your music, movies, games and more.  The optical drive is a slot-loading DVD SuperMulti with Labelflash® drive supporting 11 formats.  The media card reader supports Secure Digital, Memory Stick™, Memory Stick PRO™, Multi Media Card, and xD Picture Card formats.

For networking you have 3 options.  First, there is the 10/100 Ethernet port for wired connections.  It’s accessible through the standard RJ-45 port.  Second, there’s the Intel 802.11 a/g/n wireless LAN adapter.  Third, there the Intel 4G WiMAX adapter for true mobile broadband.  This option requires an additional data contract from your wireless provider.

You also get a webcam and microphone for easy video chat.  External ports include an RGB (monitor) port, 1 HDMI-CEC (REGZA LINK), microphone in, headphone out, 3 USB v2.0 ports (2 USB + 1 eSATA/USB combo), and a slot for a security lock.  Other features include built-in stereo speakers, Premium LED backlit keyboard and TouchPad pointing device with multi-touch control.

The Satellite comes installed with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition.  Other software includes Adobe Acrobat Reader, Corel Label@Once, Microsoft Starter 2010, Microsoft Live Essentials,  and Norton Internet Security 2011 (30-day trial subscription).

The laptop measures 13.7″x9.57″x1.22″ and weighs 5.1 pounds.  It’s finished in a Fusion Metallic Blue.  The 6-cell (63 Wh) Lithium Ion battery pack can provide a very high 6 hours and 19 minutes of unplugged power.

You can find the Toshiba Satellite E205-S1980 laptop for around $950.

Related Categories

Similar Content That You May Also Like:

Comments are closed.