Pros

  • Audio playback quality is quite good
  • Excellent LED-backlit LCD screen

Cons

  • Auto-stereoscopic 3D is terrible
  • Unusually heavy for a 15-incher

At A Glance

Toshiba's heavy 15.6-inch F755-3D290 laptop offers a good display for normal use, but its auto-stereoscopic 3D effect isn't so hot.

Manufacturer’s Description

If you crave extreme performance and entertainment, our new Qosmio laptop line is sure to satisfy. Wherever and whenever, it delivers cutting-edge multi-core power and blazing-fast 3D graphics for high-end gaming, high-def viewing and high-demand tasks. And for kicks it lets you create killer multimedia too.

Elite Performance

When it comes to power, Qosmio laptops leave the rest of the field fighting for second place. They come with 2nd generation Intel Core processors with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, delivering visibly smart performance when you need it most. These PCs also offer dedicated NVIDIA graphics. So go ahead: savor the hottest FPS-intensive games, HD movies, seamless photo and home movie editing, hyper-realistic 3D visuals, along with vibrant, lifelike scenes and dynamic character effects. And you'll experience blazing-fast peripheral performance through a USB 3.0 port.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PQF75U-02601K
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 3.06 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
Number of USB 3.0 Ports 1
VGA Yes
Audio Line In Yes
Audio Line Out Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.60 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
Graphics Controller Manufacturer NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model GeForce GT540M
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 1 GB
Graphics Memory Technology GDDR3 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Dedicated
Storage
Storage Size 750 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type Blu-ray Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 883974831531
Manufacturer Part Number PQF75U-02601K
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Qosmio F755-3D290 Notebook
Marketing Information

If you crave extreme performance and entertainment, our new Qosmio laptop line is sure to satisfy. Wherever and whenever, it delivers cutting-edge multi-core power and blazing-fast 3D graphics for high-end gaming, high-def viewing and high-demand tasks. And for kicks it lets you create killer multimedia too.

Elite Performance

When it comes to power, Qosmio laptops leave the rest of the field fighting for second place. They come with 2nd generation Intel Core processors with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, delivering visibly smart performance when you need it most. These PCs also offer dedicated NVIDIA graphics. So go ahead: savor the hottest FPS-intensive games, HD movies, seamless photo and home movie editing, hyper-realistic 3D visuals, along with vibrant, lifelike scenes and dynamic character effects. And you'll experience blazing-fast peripheral performance through a USB 3.0 port.

Product Model F755-3D290
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Qosmio
Product Series F755
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Standard Memory 6 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Qosmio F755-3D290 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 3.0
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.5"
    Width 15.3"
    Depth 10.5"
    Weight (Approximate) 120.0 oz
    Color Brilliant Red
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Speakers Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core i7
    Processor Model i7-2630QM
    Processor Speed 2 GHz
    Processor Core Quad-core (4 Core)
    Cache 6 MB
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model HM65 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
    Operating System Architecture 64-bit
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    TouchPad Features Multi-touch Gesture

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 123.0
    Battery
    Battery Life 2:37   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 251.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 350.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 185.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 320.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 312.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 249.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 179.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 306.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 182.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 142.91   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 116.82   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1680 by 1050 62.44   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 112.86   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 97.43   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1680 by 1050 52.17   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, High Quality, 800x600 44.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 36.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1920x1080 20.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 800x600 74.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 64.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1920x1080 40.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, High Quality, 800x600 49.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 39.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, High Quality, 1920x1080 22.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Low Quality, 800x600 122.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 98.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1920x1080 48.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Ultra Quality, 1920x1080 21.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Ultra Quality, 1920x1080 18.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Stalker 2, Ultra Quality, 1920x1080 15.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Power Usage
    Idle power usage 17.7   Watts
    Sleep power usage 1.4   Watt hours
    Off power usage 0.0   Watt hours
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 283.0