Pros

  • Excellent speakers
  • Supports two side-by-side hard drives

Cons

  • Sub par speed and battery life
  • Cheap-feeling keyboard and dim screen

At A Glance

Bargain priced laptop has sweet built-in speakers, but it's too slow for demanding users.

Manufacturer’s Description

Enjoy affordable, fundamental business computing with the Satellite Pro A210-EZ2201 Notebook, an economical blend of productivity-enhancing features, providing the style, mobility and value that business users need.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PSAFHU-00Y001
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 4
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 4
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.40 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:10
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
Graphics Controller Manufacturer ATI
Graphics Controller Model Radeon X1200
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 319 MB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 80 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 32017153257
Manufacturer Part Number PSAFHU-00Y001
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Satellite Pro A210-EZ2201 Notebook
Marketing Information

Enjoy affordable, fundamental business computing with the Satellite Pro A210-EZ2201 Notebook, an economical blend of productivity-enhancing features, providing the style, mobility and value that business users need.

Product Model A210-EZ2201
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Satellite Pro
Product Series A210
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard (MMC), xD-Picture Card
Standard Memory 1 GB
Maximum Memory 4 GB
Memory Technology DDR2 SDRAM
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Satellite Pro A210-EZ2201 Notebook
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.6"
    Width 14.3"
    Depth 10.5"
    Color Onyx Blue
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer AMD
    Processor Type Athlon 64 X2
    Processor Model TK-55
    Processor Speed 1.80 GHz
    Cache 512 KB
    Bus Speed 1600 MHz
    Chipset Manufacturer AMD
    Chipset Model M690V
    Software
    Operating System Windows Vista Home Basic
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 54.0
    WorldBench 6 Rating Poor
    Battery
    Battery Life 2:14:27 AM   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 516.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 481.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 617.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 1186.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 638.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 1050.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 374.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 1278.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 319.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Far Cry, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 24.14   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Doom 3, 1024 by 768, 32-Bit 12.33   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Performance
    World Bench 5 Multitasking 632.0
    Number of Included Batteries 1.0