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Toshiba Satellite A505
5.4 out of 10

Toshiba Satellite A505

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Overall 4
4.0

Terrible, Terrible laptop. Don't buy Toshiba.

Nader, Amazon
30 May 2013
  • Summary: I've had this laptop since March 2010, and I have regretted ever since. This laptop has a very well-known and well documented overheating problem. If you're lucky, you won't start feeling it until a year and a half. I have read my reports of that issue propping up much earlier though.
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Overall 4
4.0

Lost faith in Toshiba

Shawn, Amazon
26 April 2012
  • Summary: This is my 3rd Toshiba and I am sick of it. When I have a problem with one of Toshiba's product I expect that I will be taken care of because I am a consumer and paid a pretty penny. This laptop is the second with the first having a hardware issue.
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Overall 4
4.0

Don't Bother

Jason Smith, Amazon
18 October 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this computer over a year ago. In the first 8 months I had to have warranty repairs because of over heating. When playing videos or video games this laptop would quickly overheat and shut down. They (Toshiba) replaced the video card, heatsink, and fan.
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Overall 4
4.0

Bad on hard drives.

P. Elson "Avid Reader", Amazon
2 August 2011
  • Summary: We purchased two of these in November of 2009. We have has the hard drive replaced in each one and will now have to replace the hard drive again in one of them. It's not right. We only use it for normal household use. E-mail, facebook, school papers. It stays in one place and is well taken care of.
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Overall 4
4.0

Not worth the plastic

Bonz, Amazon
13 May 2011
  • Summary: I've owned this computer for almost a year. My son purchased the exact same model a week before I did mine. It hasn't been a horrible computer, for the most part. The graphics were clear and crisp and the touch on the keyboard was nice. We both enjoyed the full screen.
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