Toshiba today announced a new addition to its 17.1-inch desktop replacement laptop line with the Satellite L350 series, with dual-core processors and an affordable starting price of $749.99.
The new Satellite L350 offers some basic multimedia features including a large 17.1-inch diagonal widescreen TruBrite display, built-in Webcam, ATI Radeon X1250 graphics and a DVD SuperMulti drive with Labelflash. More importantly, consumers have a choice of dual core processors from either AMD or Intel.
The Satellite L350 series is available in several configurations, including the Satellite L355D-S7810, which features an AMD TurionTM 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology TL-60 processor.
Satellite L355D-S7810 Specifications ($749.99)
- Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium (SP1, 32-bit version)
- AMD Turion 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology TL-60 (2.0 GHz, 1MB L2 Cache, HyperTransport Technology @ up to 800MHz)
- 2GB PC5300 DDR2 SDRAM memory (Maximum capacity 4GB)
- 200GB (4200 RPM) Serial ATA hard disk drive
- DVD SuperMulti (+/-R double layer) with Labelflash drive supporting 11 formats
- 17.1" diagonal widescreen TruBrite TFT LCD display with 1440×900 native resolution (WXGA+)
- ATI Radeon X1250 128MB-831MB dynamically allocated shared graphics memory
- Built-in stereo speakers
- Atheros 802.11 b/g wireless-LAN
- 3 USB Sleep-and-Charge ports
- Built-in Webcam and microphone
- One-year standard Limited Warranty
As previously mentioned, Toshiba is also offering a version of the L350 with an Intel Core 2 Duo T5550 processor and 3GB of system RAM that retails for $799.99.
The Satellite L350 series is available from a variety of major consumer electronics and computer stores nationwide, or directly from Toshiba at www.toshibadirect.com and detailed product specifications and information can be found on the Toshiba website.
Clearly, the big news here is that you can now buy a big desktop replacement with tons of screen real estate and tons of storage from a reliable company for less than $800. That’s pretty impressive.