However, this leaves black bars on the sides and the top. Summary Pros, Cons and Conclusion: Although I did mention some cons above, there is nothing serious enough to warrant a disclaimer against buying this notebook. Overall, I really like this notebook. So I wouldn t want to place it on bare skin.

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To test and compare this notebooks processor performance to other notebooks I ran the program called Super Pi download link: Although I did mention some cons above, there is nothing serious enough to warrant a disclaimer against buying this notebook.

Overall, I really like this notebook. There is also a microphone which records very clearly at a comfortable sitting toshiba satellite pro m30 from the toshiba satellite pro m30, and with a bit of noise at toshiga distances.

There is no parallel port, but it doesn t really make a difference to me. I recommend a second normal battery, or Toshiba s high-capacity batter double that of the normal one if you don t have any access to a plug for the day.

To the right, there are indicators for AC power, power-on, and if the toshiba satellite pro m30 is charged or charging. There is noticeable flexing in the keyboard when it is used normally, but is not too bad. On the right, there is the mic-in satellige, a headphone-out port, 3 USB ports, and the Super-Multi drive. toshiba satellite pro m30

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If you play games, run the processor at full speed etc. I know some other notebooks have a multiple card reader, but again this wasn t an important feature for me.


If you are just doing word-processing or surfing toshiba satellite pro m30 net on low processor power, the computer will run pretty cool. I am using XP Pro on my desktop and considered upgrading my notebook to pro, but for what I do on Windows I can t tell any difference between the two.

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Toshiba Satellite M30 Review (pics, specs)

Behind a small flap, there is a USB port and the monitor-in port. I have only tried a few games SimCity 4 and Need for Speed Undergroundand they worked on their highest modes without any problems. Toshiba satellite pro m30 Recovery DVD-ROM gives you the option to either install individual drivers and applications, or to restore the original system default install.

A feature I found particularly cool on this notebook is the monitor-in port. I find 2 or 3 good if toshiba satellite pro m30 re not using where there is sunlight. I m still not sure if I will extend to warranty for two additional years.

The fan makes a bit of noise, but only kicks in when a heavy demand is placed on the computer.

I also noticed that some applications lag a bit when roshiba drive speeds up. To see the entire image gallery associated to this review click the following link:.

I haven t had any experience with customer support yet, so I can t toshiba satellite pro m30 on it. There is a numeric mode to overlay a number pad on the keyboard.

The AC-Adaptor is small and well-built. Customer Support and Warranty: The touchpad is one place where it will heat up, but it is normally not too bad. However, the bottom left side of the computer where the Toshiba satellite pro m30 is located can get quite hot I measured 43 degrees C after playing SimCity 4 for a few hours when you place a toshiba satellite pro m30 demand on the computer.

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Some people on the forums have said they do not like the TruBrite screen, but I find it very bright and crisp. Battery life could be a bit longer Some keyboard flex Latch could be stronger Somewhat noisy optical drive as stated in the Acer WLMi review Somewhat expensive toshiba satellite pro m30 it s normal price Overall, I really like this notebook. View updated pricing for the M30 here. So there is a great variance in performance, depending on how you have everything set-up in the Toshiba Power Saver program.

I will restate all the connectivity ports in a convenient list later.

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It is made of plastic and if treated too roughly it would probably snap off. Nevertheless it is small enough sateplite carry around without being too much of a nuisance.

Tapping on the keypad acts as the left mouse button, which I find useful. However, a scroll button would have been a good feature.