Pros

  • Lots of quick-launch buttons, number pad
  • Good screen, sound

Cons

  • Short battery life
  • Lacks built-in Bluetooth

At A Glance

Budget desktop replacement, despite short battery life, covers office duties with the promise of some after-hours gaming.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Satellite P205D-S7479 17" diagonal WXGA+ TruBrite widescreen Notebook demonstrates a level of reliability and robustness to keep up with the fast changing conditions of your life. The Satellite P205D-S7479 Notebook features the AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core Processor for optimal performance.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PSPBQU-015006
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh
Interfaces/Ports
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 WXGA+
Screen Resolution 1440 x 900
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Mobility Radeon HD 2600
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 511 MB
Graphics Memory Accessibility Semi-shared
Storage
Storage Size 250 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 4200
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 032017980723
Manufacturer Part Number PSPBQU-015006
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Satellite P205D-S7479 Notebook
Marketing Information

The Satellite P205D-S7479 17" diagonal WXGA+ TruBrite widescreen Notebook demonstrates a level of reliability and robustness to keep up with the fast changing conditions of your life. The Satellite P205D-S7479 Notebook features the AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual-Core Processor for optimal performance.

Product Model P205D-S7479
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Satellite
Product Series P205D
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard (MMC), 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 P205D-S7479 Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Additional Information

    Built-In Devices:

  • Webcam
  • Microphone
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.8"
    Width 15.7"
    Depth 11.3"
    Color Onyx Blue Metallic
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer AMD
    Processor Type Turion 64 X2
    Processor Model TL-64
    Processor Speed 2.20 GHz
    Cache 1 MB
    Bus Speed 1600 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer AMD
    Chipset Model M690
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Home Premium
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 68.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Good
    Battery
    Battery Life 1:38:03 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 400.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 420.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 464.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 738.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 460.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 844.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 314.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 820.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 277.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 87.78   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 83.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 501.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0