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Toshiba C50 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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20 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both liked this notebook PC. This portable PC received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews who concluded it was would make a great purchase and it received an "Editor's Choice" award from PC Mag.

Expert Reviews Are Average

Seventeen experts from sites including Expert Reviews, Techradar, PC Mag and PC Advisor.co.uk have rated this medium processor core notebook PC on average 74%.

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 337 owner reviews the average owner rating of this Toshiba laptop is 84%.

Robust

A number of Toshiba C50 owners concluded that it was strong and durable. Tupence mentioned in their Toshiba C50 review on Amazon “Not too heavy to carry around even though it seems quite sturdy” but despite that they gave the Toshiba C50 a score of 40 out of 100. Dnaindia.com mentioned in their review of the Toshiba C50 “Sturdy chassis, capable mid, range processor, good keyboard, very affordable”.

Several Toshiba C50 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Toshiba C50 was well made. Trevor Hibbert said in his review of the Toshiba C50 “This Toshiba is also built to a price, if they can get away with saving a little screw, l they will”. Expert review site Computershopper.com mentioned “Affordable price tag make it a solid choice as a small-business laptop”. Techradar.com wrote in their Toshiba C50 review on Techradar “This notebook makes a solid case for itself as a budget offering, despite portability” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

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Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Toshiba has good average ratings for its medium processor core notebook PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range.

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Nice Design

Several customers mentioned that the Toshiba C50 was good looking. David Watson said “I am afraid the although it was a good looking machine and worked well it did not have” in his review of this laptop. Techworld.com wrote “Toshiba has been showing off a bit recently, introducing new models such as its stylish Kira Ultrabook” in their review of this laptop. Dnaindia.com wrote “Gorgeous design”.

A few Toshiba C50 owners said in their reviews that the Toshiba C50 was ergonomic. Dnaindia.com mentioned in their review of this laptop “Ergonomic keyboard”. One person thought the Toshiba C50 was a good design. Markster scored it 4 stars and wrote in their Toshiba C50 review on Amazon “Design looks good”.

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Good Battery Life

Several Toshiba C50 owners mentioned that it had a good battery life. Expert review site Pcmag.com mentioned “It has the power and battery” in their Toshiba C50 review. Pcmag.com also said “The Toshiba Tecra C50-B1503 is a simple, business-focused laptop with good battery life, plenty of features”. Techradar.com said “A reasonable processor with Radeon graphics, comfortable ergonomics and decent battery life”.

Acceptable Noise Level

A few Toshiba C50 owners thought this laptop was quiet. Markster mentioned in their review on Amazon “Nice and quiet”. Dnaindia.com said “Always operates quietly” in their review. One customer concluded that the Toshiba C50 was noisy. Amazon Customer said “Tinny my old dell sound is louder and richer” in their review of this laptop.

Easy to Use

Two Toshiba C50 reviewers who bought the Toshiba C50 thought it was easy to use. Alejandro Guerrero wrote “So exciting to use it, looks soooooooooo great”. One Toshiba C50 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

Good Connectivity

Some customers wrote in their reviews that this laptop was ethernet compatible. Dnaindia.com said in their review “Fast Ethernet only” . Dnaindia.com also mentioned “Alleen Fast Ethernet”.

Some Toshiba C50 owners thought it was able to connect to the internet. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “I used a friends old toshiba satellite i loved it fast, sturdy, good internet speed”. Simon Edward said in his review of the Toshiba C50 “It's OK and the internet connection remains stable” however despite that he scored the product 2 stars. Trevor Hibbert he mentioned on Amazon “The PB kept losing internet, upon investigations it was laid down to WINDOWS 8.1 s***”.

One Toshiba C50 owner who bought it reckoned that it was good in terms of USB connections. Last year Simon Edward wrote in his review of this laptop “The spec looks OK + it has USB 3.0, Windows 8.1”.

One person who purchased it mentioned that it was good in terms of connectivity. Trevor Hibbert said “Firstly to correct some here, losing connectivity is NOTHING to do with the actual laptop” but even so he only scored it 60 out of 100.

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Good Technical Features

One Toshiba C50 owner reckoned that it had good features.

Large Storage Capacity

One customer who reviewed this laptop thought it had good storage. Techradar.com/au/ wrote in their Toshiba C50 review “Plenty of storage space” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba C50 supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops of this age and type support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Toshiba laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of laptop is 133MHz.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Has a Front Camera

The Toshiba C50 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the C50 also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on similar spec laptops that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Fast Maximum WiFi Data Rate

The Toshiba C50 has a fairly fast maximum WiFi data rate (433 megabits per second) compared to most of the other laptops that are a similar age to the C50. The average maximum WiFi data rate of laptops of this age and spec is 340 Mbit/s, and the maximum WiFi data rate range from 150 Mbit/s to 870 Mbit/s.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Very Small Non-Operating Shock

The average non-operating shock of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the C50 is 120G, and the non-operating shocks range from 60G to 240G. The Toshiba C50 has one of the smaller non-operating shocks (only 60 gravity) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age.

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13 Reasons Against

Not Good in Terms of Size

Some customers concluded that the Toshiba C50 was not heavy and bulky. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk wrote in their review of the Toshiba C50 “At 32mm thick, pretty chunky.” nonetheless they still gave the Toshiba C50 a score of 5 stars. Dnaindia.com said in their review “Very heavy” .

One Toshiba C50 owner wrote in their reviews that the Toshiba C50 was not heavy. Techradar.com/au/ said “It's a hefty machine” in their review although they still gave this laptop a score of 4 stars.

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Poor Product Quality

A number of Toshiba C50 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was not good quality. Last year Dnaindia.com wrote “Poor display quality” in their review.

Poor for Gaming

One person wrote in their reviews that it was not good for gaming. Techradar.com said “Most people don't need flashy, light Ultrabooks or monster gaming laptops –”.

Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toshiba C50 does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.1GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz. With a processor clock speed of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Toshiba C50 has one of the slower processor clock speeds amongst comparable spec laptops of this age.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of notebook PCs of this type and age is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.3GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Toshiba C50 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as the C50.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Toshiba C50 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Operating Shock

With an operating shock of only 10 gravity, the Toshiba C50 has a quite small operating shock compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the C50. The operating shocks of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the C50 range from 10G to 140G.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the C50 have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports, including the Toshiba C50 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba C50

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Toshiba notebook PC was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

The Toshiba C50 has a fairly typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the C50.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Toshiba C50 has a fairly typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the C50.

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Average Weight

The Toshiba C50 has a relatively standard weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the C50.

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Average Battery Life

At 6.8 hours, the Toshiba C50 has a relatively typical battery life compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the C50.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Maximum WiFi Data Rate
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

2 Awards

PC Mag Editor's Choice Expert Reviews Best Buy

Expert Reviews

(24)
31 July 2015

The popular sub-Rs 30,000 price band comprises a ton of laptops vying for your business. While some manufacturers mange to nail a good balance of price and performance, others tend to overreach on... Read more…

Affordable price
Gorgeous design
Decent battery life
Sturdy chassis, capable mid, range processor, good keyboard, very affordable
Sturdy chassis, capable midrange processor, good keyboard, very affordable
Chassis will scratch
Screen glare
Very heavy
Boring design, middling battery life, slow hard disk, terrible audio
Fast Ethernet only
19 June 2015

The Satellite C won't wow you with any special powers, but if you're just trying to surf the web and write papers, this is a safe and affordable laptop...

31 January 2015

It's far from perfect, but this notebook makes a solid case for itself as a budget offering, despite portability and battery life issues...

Relatively good performance
Cheap
Plenty of storage space
No optical drive
It's a hefty machine
Disappointing battery life
22 December 2014

Toshiba's Tecra C50 isn't a blazing performer or multimedia ace, but its excellent keyboard, good Webcam, and affordable price tag make it a solid choice as a small-business laptop. Read More?...

Affordably priced
VGA port included
Excellent keyboard
Good Webcam
Affordable
Lackluster visuals and audio
Sluggish performance
Modest 1 366b 768 screen doesn't support touch
Somewhat slick keys
Short space bar
24 November 2014

The Toshiba Tecra C50-B1503 is a simple, business-focused laptop with good battery life, plenty of features, and a nice price...

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User Reviews

(318)
Reviewed 22 August 2014 by Sparkey
Sparkey would recommend the Toshiba Satellite C50-B

Very good value for money. Battery life is good lasting 5-6 hours per charge. Surprisingly fast performance that is as good as my last Hp laptop which cost twice as much . you will soon get used... Read more…

Reviewed 10 November 2013 by Hatir Ba Loon
(Verified Purchase)

I needed a replacement for my old Vista based Toshiba laptop and I wanted Windows 7. So in that respect this is fine. In summary, it's an acceptable replacement for my old laptop, but I don't feel... Read more…

Reviewed 9 October 2014 by Louise
Louise would recommend the Toshiba Satellite C50-B

There isn't much fuss needed with this laptop, it's easy to use and light weight...

Reviewed 30 September 2015 by Bocky22
Bocky22 would recommend the Toshiba Satellite C50-B

I wanted a new laptop as my old was slowing down terribly beyond repair. I spent ages looking for new laptops. I found on the Argos website but later I found out that they don't sell it any more.... Read more…

Reviewed 25 February 2015 by Baz1
Baz1 would recommend the Toshiba Satellite C50-B

I found the Toshiba laptop to with windows 8 to do everything and more that I needed. It's stylish lightweight and startup is very quick...

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers c50b1503, toshiba i56200, toshiba i56200u, toshiba ps571u01j01, toshiba ps571u01j01e
Barcodes 00022265863114, 00889661166870
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