Summary: Very good machine, but tech support is the worst I have encountered in 20 years of PC experience. It would deserve a 5 star with a better bios. The bios company is the same I had in my dead HP laptop from 2009. That bios was very useable and flexible.
Summary: Received the Toshiba S70 a few days ago & am overall happy. The only cons I see so far are the non dedicated "f keys" I've become accustom to & an article I've read saying the hard drive is not user replaceable.
Nice laptop for 3D modelling, general use & light weight
13 January 2015
Summary: Good choice so far for 3D modelling & general use, can't say anything very positive about Windows 8.1 yet, came with loads of 'apps' not needed by me. Battery life not too bad, not any where as good as a Mac unfortunately. Not too keen on the 'shiny' finish around the screen & keyboard....
Excerpt: The Toshiba Satellite laptop is one of the fastest laptops that I have ever owned, but it is not without its floors. As with most items such as this laptop, there are certain aspects of it that I think could have been done so much better, and for the hefty price tag of this product, I would have...
Excerpt: Have used Toshiba products since my very first laptop, with the first miniscule color screen back in the early nineties! Am on my fifth, right now - and feel am well qualified to extol product loyalty. Have had no problems with performance, quality or the ability to handle my business requirements.
Pros: Compact, really light and easy to carry around
Haaaa where else to go to get the Best Beast !!!!!!
13 September 2014
Excerpt: ==New Beast== my new buddy my ===Toshiba Satellite S70-B-10U===with advanced Intel Core i7 (4th Gen) 2.5 GHz Max Turbo Speed 3.5 GHz with Quad-Core I love you papa for my bday gift ... Have one n just rule.
Pros: good speed ,loving video graphic and great gaming performance
Cons: weight is 2 . 7 but it is not a disadvantage
Summary: It's a great laptop especially for the hardware that it comes with. A nice bright and clear screen. The mouse pad works well. The only issue I have is that the keyboard could be a little bigger given the space that is available on the laptop.