Pros

  • Lightweight, with a great keyboard

Cons

  • Omits a built-in optical drive

At A Glance

This superportable laptop has a good keyboard and screen, but no built-in optical drive.

Manufacturer’s Description

Portege R200-S234 is an ultra-thin, ultra-light notebook with all the features you need to stay productive on the go, including high-end security to protect your data.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PPR20U-01S00Q
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 3800 mAh
Maximum Battery Run Time 5 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
Total Number of USB Ports 2
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 2
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 12.10 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Screen Mode XGA
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator 900
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 128 MB
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 60 GB
Hard Drive Interface Ultra ATA/100 (ATA-6)
Hard Drive RPM 4200
Optical Drive Type No
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 32017353633
Manufacturer Part Number PPR20U-01S00Q
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Portege R200-S234 Notebook
Marketing Information

Portege R200-S234 is an ultra-thin, ultra-light notebook with all the features you need to stay productive on the go, including high-end security to protect your data.

Product Model R200-S234
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Portege
Product Series R200
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Standard Memory 512 MB
Maximum Memory 1.25 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-400/PC2-3200
Number of Total Memory Slots 1
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Portege R200-S234 Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Additional Information

    On-Board Memory:

  • 256 MB
  • Special Buttons:

  • Toshiba Console
  • Presentation
  • Zoom In/Out
  • Built-in Devices:

  • Microphone
  • Sound Features:

  • 3D Sound
  • Direct 3D
  • DirectSound
  • DirectMusic
  • MIDI (playback)
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.0
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 0.8"
    Width 11.3"
    Depth 9.0"
    Color Magnesium Alloy
    Built-in Devices
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Pentium M
    Processor Model 753
    Processor Speed 1.20 GHz
    Cache 2 MB
    Bus Speed 400 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model 915GMS Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows XP Professional
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type CardBus Type II

    Performance

    Battery
    Battery Life (Office Applications) 4:38   (hh:mm)
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 1106.0
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Rating Fair
    World Bench 5 Score 60.0
    ACD Systems ACDSee 1062.0
    Musicmatch Jukebox 866.0
    Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 567.0
    Ahead Nero 1268.0
    Windows Media Encoder 687.0
    Roxio VideoWave 619.0
    Adobe Photoshop 530.0
    Microsoft Office XP 668.0
    WinZip 671.0
    Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 1006.0
    Adobe Premiere 768.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0
    Mozilla 599.0