Pictures

57PRO SCORE
GIVE IT AN OVERALL RATING
2.85714285714286 1 5 0
2.85714285714286
7 VOTES

It is a streamlined, lightweight laptop in the company's R500 line-up that weighs only 2.4 lbs.

Where to buy

Seller Price Seller Rating
Show more
Pros

battery lasts at least 5 hours before it runs out

1 agrees

WiFi connects reliably, doesn't tend to drop off ever

1 agrees

ultra-light construction, very easy to carry around

1 agrees

solid construction, no real flex in the shell and the keyboard feels secure

1 agrees
  • Only 3 words are allowed.
Cons

some noticeable system lag when running Windows Vista

1 agrees

multitasking too many applications makes the system run much slower

1 agrees

a bit out-dated, typical processor speeds and HDD sizes are much bigger even on the cheapest modern laptops

1 agrees
  • Only 3 words are allowed.
Edit

 

The Portégé R500-S5006V from Toshiba is a streamlined, lightweight laptop in the company's R500 line-up that weighs only 2.4 lbs. It comes with a 1.3-GHz Core 2 Duo U7700 processor, a 160 GB 5400RPM hard-drive, 2 GB DDR2 RAM and Windows Vista, and has battery life sustainable up to 5.5 hours. The laptop also features firewire, VGA out, and Intel GMA 950 Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0 video card with a 256mb cache. For more information refer to the full R500 Series report.

Features
  • Compact and lightweight (2.4lbs)
  • 12.1" 1200x800 display screen
  • 1.3-GHz Core 2 Duo U7700 processor
  • 160 GB 5400RPM hard-drive
  •  2 GB DDR2 RAM
  • Windows Vista
  • Long battery life (5.5-7 hours)
  • Built-in wi-fi
  • VGA out
  • SDHC card slot
  • PC Card slot
  • iLink
  • Three USB ports
  • Intel GMA 950 Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0 video card with a 256mb cache
  • DVD Supermulti drive
  • Bluetooth V2.0.
About Us