Reviews and Problems with Toshiba Satellite Pro C850
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Good cheap laptop
28 January 2015
Excerpt: I needed a reasonably priced mid range laptop to replace mine that had a broken screen. The Toshiba satellite c850 seemed to fit the bill nicely for what I needed, something with good speed, and good memory, but not too expensive.
Summary: After having owned a Toshiba Satellite P200-IK8 I am disappointed with the build quality of this rebuild, model, especially as a new one was advertised at £800.00. This model, is made from cheaper materials, the screen/lid does not have a lock and there are less ports, than I am used to.
Excerpt: Halfway through last year, my Dell had finally reached the end of its useful life. I sought help from my University for problems affecting my course and discovered I was eligible for Disabled Students Allowance.
Pros: Very reliable and good quality machine
Cons: Nothing fancy, and Windows 8 not to everyone's taste !
Summary: I am a bit disappointed with this laptop. Firstly the top panel that surrounds the keyboard is very thin and when you use the touch pad I get a clicking noise all the time where this panel hits the disk drive draw. Also when using the keyboard it moves up and down.
Excerpt: The Toshiba Satellite Pro is one of two laptops I currently use, and the third one I've ever owned. I was given it as a Christmas present in December 2012 by my parents. = The Company Toshiba Corporation is a Japanese information-technology company specialising in computing, medical equipment and...
Summary: I bought it for my 80 year old husband, who has been computer literate for several years.He is having terrible trouble with windows8, and would dearly like to go back to a simpler system where there are fewer hidden manouvers
Summary: What a superb price for this laptop , well made and very up to date ... sadly we experienced issues with it needing to re-configure taking 20 minutes each time. As we could not cure it we returned it .. great shame as we had purchased associated products for it.