Pros

  • Dual hard drives
  • Four built-in speakers

Cons

  • Heavy total weight
  • Unimpressive battery life

At A Glance

Robust home portable offers great gaming with beautiful-sounding audio and a stylish striped lid.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Satellite X205-S9359 Notebook, with the stunning 17" diagonal widescreen display, delivers a high-impact gaming experience for the high-end gamer.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PSPB9U-019004
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 6000 mAh
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
FireWire/i.LINK Yes
S-Video Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 6
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 6
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 17.00 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WSXGA+
Screen Resolution 1680 x 1050
Graphics Controller Manufacturer NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model GeForce 8700M GT
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 767 MB
Graphics Memory Accessibility Semi-shared
Storage
Storage Size 320 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type HD DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 032017913059
Manufacturer Part Number PSPB9U-019004
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Satellite X205-S9359 Notebook
Marketing Information

The Satellite X205-S9359 Notebook, with the stunning 17" diagonal widescreen display, delivers a high-impact gaming experience for the high-end gamer.

Product Model X205-S9359
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Satellite
Product Series X205
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 2 GB
Maximum Memory 4 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR2-667/PC2-5300
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Satellite X205-S9359 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion battery
  • AC Adapter
  • TOSHIBA USB HDTV Tuner
  • Additional Information

    Built-in Device(s):

  • Microphone
  • Webcam

    Toshiba TV Tuner1:

  • TOSHIBA USB HDTV Tuner
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.0
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 2.1"
    Width 15.7"
    Depth 11.3"
    Color Flare Carmine
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core 2 Duo
    Processor Model T7300
    Processor Speed 2 GHz
    Cache 4 MB
    Bus Speed 800 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model PM965 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Ultimate
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 76.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
    Battery
    Battery Life 2:34:54 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 356.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 393.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 374.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 540.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 407.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 817.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 283.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 707.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 260.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 122.56   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 84.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 460.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0