Toshiba Satellite A505-S6960
$184.99 [refurb] (CowBoom.com)See it
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Very good user reviews on Amazon
Low-cost processor suitable for basic tasks such as internet, music, movies.
Processor not suitable for multitasking, and computation intensive tasks such as photo and video editing, etc.
Memory may not be sufficient for simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), engineering and simulation software, etc
Uses conventional harddrive. Higer power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
Battery life is unknown.
Basic GPU allows playing less demanding games (WoW, Sims3, etc) at low detail settings and resolution
GPU is not suitable for demanding games (Assassin's creed, Black Ops 2,) even at lowest settings
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
Integrated webcam for video chatting
Basic Specs2.1 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo T6500
4 GB RAM
1366 x 768 resolution
320 GB hard drive
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD integrated video
 4.30 stars (3 user reviews)
BatteryNot avail
DisplayNot avail
CameraWebcam and microphone built into LCD bezel
Other Specs
DVDRW DL with Labelflash
PortsNot avail
Resources
 4.3 stars (3 user reviews)
Charged right up, holds a charge, usual Toshiba message "regarding battery health" went away. I get as much time out of this battery as I did the high-dollar extended charge battery that came with the... No issues with this battery. Good battery for the price. I might recommend a higher cell battery if you can spare the change.... The battery works fine and I like the smaller design. Laptop sits in my lap better, but I'm not sure that I get the same battery life that I had with the original battery. I get about 6 to 8 hours fr...
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