If you are searching for a laptop that will provide you with a solid computing environment, but is void of unnecessary features, then you will want to continue reading. The Toshiba Satellite 14″ 250GB Laptop, Model: M505-S4972 features solid technologies that are designed for the everyday computer user. Take note that while this computer features high-performance, it is not made for high-demanding users. The average price for this Toshiba Satellite Laptop is $650 and it can be purchased anywhere Toshiba laptops are sold.
Performance: 3.5/5 Stars
Hard Drive: 3/5 Stars
Features: 3.5/5 Stars
Overall Rating: 3.5/5 Stars
Processor, Hard Drive and Operating System:
The processor within this Toshiba Satellite M505-S4972 laptop is the Intel Pentium T4300 Processor. This processor is not the most powerful on the market, and above-average computer users will find that the functionality and performance of this processor is lack luster. I would not recommend this processor for those who must use editing software applications for photos, videos or music, but those looking for a computer to support everyday use will not be dissatisfied with the performance of this processor.
The hard drive space within this Toshiba Satellite M505-S4972 laptop is slightly above-average; measuring 250GB. This hard drive is ideal for those who have a smaller media library or those who store the bulk of their files on a larger hard drive within a desktop or external hard drive.
With the Windows 7 Home Premium Edition OS, you’ll be able to enjoy an advanced user interface that is designed to give users a more visually stunning experience while making finding and securing files easier.
Display and Graphics:
The monitor for this Toshiba Satellite M505-S4972 laptop measures 14-inches, which is a major perk for those who are looking for an ultra-portable laptop but don’t want to settle with the size constraints of a netbook. The monitor is powered by the LCD TruBrite system, which produces a screen resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. The graphics for this Toshiba Satellite M505-S4972 laptop are produced by the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (4500M). As with most other features within this computer, this graphics card is average and will not support graphically-advanced computer users.
This Toshiba Satellite M505-S4972 laptop is outfitted with standard features. These include a built-in webcam and microphone as well as two USB 2.0 ports. You will also be able to connect with the 802.11b/g/n wireless interface or through the 10/100Base Ethernet connection.