Pros

  • Great style for any user
  • Superb performance in an ultraportable package

Cons

  • Mushy Chiclet-style keyboard
  • Too hot, too noisy

At A Glance

Toshiba delivers a great machine with a few annoying flaws.

Manufacturer’s Description

Ready to lift the limits on what you can do and how far you can go? Make way for our thinnest, lightest, full-performance laptop ever: the special-edition Portege R700 laptop series, offering a showcase of innovations and impeccable craftsmanship for uncompromising power and freedom.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PT311U-00F00U
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 8 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 2
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 2
VGA Yes
eSATA/USB Combo Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 13.30 "
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 Intel
Graphics Controller Model Graphics Media Accelerator HD
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 1.60 GB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size No
Solid State Drive Capacity 128 GB
Solid State Drive Interface Serial ATA
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 883974507382
Manufacturer Part Number PT311U-00F00U
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Portege R700-S1330 Notebook PC
Marketing Information

Ready to lift the limits on what you can do and how far you can go? Make way for our thinnest, lightest, full-performance laptop ever: the special-edition Portege R700 laptop series, offering a showcase of innovations and impeccable craftsmanship for uncompromising power and freedom.

Product Model R700-S1330
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Portege
Product Series R700
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), miniSD Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Standard Memory 4 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Portege R700-S1330 Notebook PC
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Network & Communication
    Wireless LAN Yes
    Wireless LAN Manufacturer Intel
    Wireless LAN Model Centrino Advanced-N 6200
    Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11n
    Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
    Bluetooth Yes
    Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 2.1
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 1.0"
    Width 12.4"
    Depth 8.9"
    Color Black
    Built-in Devices
    Webcam Yes
    Microphone Yes
    Finger Print Reader Yes
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Manufacturer Intel
    Processor Type Core i7
    Processor Model i7-620M
    Processor Speed 2.66 GHz
    Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
    Cache 4 MB
    Chipset Manufacturer Intel
    Chipset Model QM57 Express
    Software
    Operating System Windows 7 Professional Downgradable to Windows XP Professional
    Input Devices
    Pointing Device Type TouchPad
    I/O Expansions
    Expansion Slot Type ExpressCard/54

    Performance

    Overall Performance
    WorldBench 6 Score 128.0
    Battery
    Battery Life 5:58   (hh:mm)
    Office Productivity
    Web Browsing 219.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Office Suite Use 331.0   seconds (lower is better)
    File Compression 170.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Content Creation
    Image Editing 325.0   seconds (lower is better)
    GPU Graphics Rendering 363.0   seconds (lower is better)
    CPU Graphics Rendering 397.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Encoding 192.0   seconds (lower is better)
    DVD Burning 195.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Video Editing 174.0   seconds (lower is better)
    Gaming
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 24.73   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 18.48   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 20.21   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 15.03   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 800x600 14.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 12.4   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Low Quality, 800x600 22.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 18.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
    Multitasking
    World Bench 6 Multitasking 268.0