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Toshiba Kirabook review: Rich and thin, but still short of awesome

Toshiba Kirabook

At a Glance

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  • Toshiba Kirabook Core i7 (Haswell)
    3.5/5
    $1,700.00
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    This Haswell-class Kirabook is a big improvement over the original, but its price-to-performance ratio remains high.

At a Glance

This Haswell-class Kirabook is a big improvement over the original, but its price-to-performance ratio remains high.

Price when rated: $1700
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Pros

  • Beautifully sleek and lightweight design
  • High-res display (and support for a 4K external monitor)
  • Luxurious customer service

Cons

  • Max refresh rate of 30Hz with external 4K monitor
  • Default "eco" power plan suppresses performance
  • Expensive
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