Summary: Light as a feather. The power of a big notebook, but as light as a netbook. The Z830, as Toshiba's first ultrabook, presents itself with good battery runtimes and outdoor suitability. Where is the device positioned in comparison to the ultrabook competition from Asus, Acer, Lenovo and co.? Find all details here in this review.
Pros: Extremely light for 13.3 inches, Rigid within the realms of what's possible, Fingerprint resistant surfaces, Comparatively many ports, Many ports at the rear, Good keyboard, High application performance, Full performance on battery power possible, Low heat dissipation, Is light and acceptably solid or heavy(-ier) and as stiff as a board preferable? The difference in build is tremendous compared with the Asus UX31 (13.3 inch, 1300 grams). However, both approaches will ...
Cons: Permanently audible fan, No docking option, Weak colors, viewing angles on the TFT, Built-in battery, Moderate battery life, Stiff mouse keys, Free-fall test: passed. Pressure test: passed. Spill test: passed. - But what about the noise test? Do Toshiba's product developers not listen to the noise development? There's need for improvement here. No other ultrabook has come up with a disturbing fan until now.
Excerpt: Few companies have been making notebooks longer than Toshiba and have managed to retain their identity and unique style. With its Satellite Z830, Toshiba meets the Ultrabook challenge head on with a 2.47 pound and 0.63-inch sliverbook that's well rounded and impressively outfitted and that doesn't rip off the MacBook Air's look and feel.
Summary: Das Toshiba Satellite Z830-10J macht genau deshalb so viel Spaß, weil ihm die Leistungsfähigkeit nicht von vornherein anzusehen ist. Es stellt eine gelungene Konzeption aus Geschwindigkeit, Leichtgewicht, Vielseitigkeit und Energieeffizienz dar. So macht mobiles Arbeiten Spaß, Unterhaltung natürlich auch.
Summary: Les mye mer om Toshiba Satellite Z830-10W i denne testartikkelen her. Toshibas versjon av temaet ultrabook ligner på mange av de andre i den nye pc-klassen som kjennetegnes ved at de er veldig små og lette, men samtidig råsterke og har gode komponenter. Men på ett punkt skiller Z830 seg ut: Den veier bare 1,1 kilo, noe som er 250 gram mindre enn Macbook Air fra Apple, som disse maskinene skal være et svar på.