Kat from Tech Digest reviews the new Portég R500 notebook from Toshiba, which they're launching this month. It's the world's ...
The world's thinnest widescreen 12.1-inch notebook PC helps you make more headway every day. The Toshiba Portege ...
This is not really a review, just a look at the laptop. I demonstrate how thin and light it is and give a little tour of the laptop.
This month, we're exploding Toshiba's Portege R500, the world's thinnest and lightest notebook, with a claimed battery life approaching 12 hours.
Toshiba Portege R500 notebook
LCD mask LCD panel LCD top cover 802.11n antenna Keyboard Top cover assembly CPU cooling module Heat pipe (CPU cooling module) Antennas for 802.11n Wi-Fi card Main PCB (motherboard) with VGA/USB/ FireWire (iLINK) ports Multimedia card reader (SD controller card) Audio/USB sub board Serial ATA HDD 802.11n Wi-Fi card Real-time clock (RTC) battery 7mm DVD SuperMulti optical device Base cover assembly USB daughter driver board 6-cell lithium-ion battery HDD cover
The Toshiba Portege R500 comes with a choice of conventional hard-drive technology or a 64GB solid state drive.
The scale of things
LCD SCREEN DVD DRIVE
The LCD screen and the newly designed lightweight DVD drive are the thinnest on the market.
The Bluetooth 2.0 module has been reduced in size so that it now takes up the same space ...