There are many notebooks from Toshiba in all different sizes and performance levels. If you want a big laptop, you can go with the Toshiba Satellite P870. It has a full-sized keyboard, 17.3-inch screen, Blu-Ray drive, and more.
To say the least it makes an excellent replacement for a desktop. It can handle just as much as an average desktop, yet it’s smaller and lighter. The case has a fashionable silver and black pattern that gives it a nice look. It has a lightly textured surface designed to prevent fingerprints and smudges. The glossy bezel covering the screen is a nice touch.
Even though it’s a large laptop, it’s lighter and more portable than other 17-inch models out there. It weighs 6.6 pounds and is approximately 1.34-inch thick. Although best used in the office or home, you can still carry it around with you if you need a mobile companion. It’s made with a mix of plastic and aluminum to ensure stability.
One of the best things about the Toshiba Satellite P870 is that it provides good speed. You can expect speed and efficiency with just about any task you d communicating with friends, video editing, web browsing, watching movies, playing some games, etc. If you want to use it for multimedia, make sure you customize it with NVIDIA GeForce GT graphics.
Not many laptops can run with Intel Core i7 processors, but this one sure does. It can handle up to an i7 3630 QM CPU. This type of processing power is typically found in high-end desktops, let alone a laptop. With NVIDIA GeForce graphics, it can handle just about any multimedia applications you throw its way. If you’ve been hoping for a gaming laptop, this one comes with everything you’ll need.
Enjoy your games and other multimedia on the 17.3-inch screen, with its resolution of 1600×900. It’s a vibrant screen that’s easy to see from just about any angle. In addition to a great display, the P870 also offers good audio. The built-in speakers provide a clear and loud sound. These are among the best that anyone can expect where laptop speakers are concerned.
The memory is 8 GB of SDRAM, which is upgradable to 16 GB if you need more. There are two extra slots in the machine. There are also plenty of ports for connectivity. You can connect any USB-enabled device to the laptop. Syncing speed is pretty fast.
All in all, the Toshiba Satellite P870 is an excellent choice of a laptop – especially if you want one that offers a lot of power. If you want an entertainment desktop but don’t have a lot of room, this laptop is the best alternative. It’s smaller, yet just as powerful and fast.