Toshiba Portege R600

Toshiba Portege R600

Product Name: Toshiba Portege R600
Official Website: Toshiba Canada

Summary:
– 12.1″ Intel Core 2 Duo ULV, SSD, Up to 9 hours of battery life
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Markets: Professional / Business
Regions: Worldwide
– This Page Updated: October 9, 2008

Notes:
– Ultra Low Voltage Intel Core 2 Duo
– Solid State Drive (SSD) Options
– Up to 9 hours of battery life
– 5GB RAM Maximum (1GB Built-in)
– Indoor/Outdoor Display
– 0.3MP Web Camera
– Color: Black/Titanium Silver, Magnesium Alloy case
– Spill-resistant keyboard

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History:
Status: In production
Announced: October 9, 2008 (Canada)
Available: October, 2008
Price: Oct 9, 2008 – (Starts at $2,399 CAD – $2095 USD)

Related Laptops:
– Replaces the Toshiba Portege R500
– Announced at same time as Toshiba Portege A600
– Announced at same time as Toshiba Portege M750

Updates over previous models:
– Updated CPU and chipset
– Upgrade graphics
– Thinner and lighter

Models:
– R600-14 (PPR61C-01409C): ($2,399 CAD – $2095 USD), Intel SU9300 1.2GHz CPU,Vista Business, 2GB RAM, 160GB HDD
– R600-VH3 (PPR61C-VH309C): ($3,299 CAD – $2880 USD), Intel SU9400 1.4GHz CPU, Vista Business, 1GB RAM, 128GB SSD

CPU/Platform/Memory:
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo Ultra Low Voltage (ULV)
– SU9300 (1.2GHz, 3MB L2)
– SU9400 (1.4GHz, 3MB L2)
Chipset: Intel Centrino 2 (Intel Mobile GS45)
Front-side Bus: 800MHz
Memory: DDR2 800MHz
Memory Capacity: 1GB – 5GB (1 slot)

Graphics/Display:
Display: 12.1″ TFT Indoor/Outdoor, LED Backlit
Resolution: WXGA 1280×800
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Intel GMA X4500
Graphics Memory: Up to 256MB Shared
Video Out: 1x VGA Out
Other:

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: 9.5mm/2.5″ Serial ATA (SATA) HDD or Solid State Drive (SSD)
Hard Drive Capacity: 5400rpm: 160GB, SSD: 128GB
Optical: Super-Multi Dual-Layer DVD Writer/CDROM
eSATA Port: No
Other: Pre-installed Image Recovery system, HDD Protection (against fall), Accelerometer

Connectivity/Networking:
Wireless: Intel WiFi 5100 (802.11a/g/n)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR
Mobile Broadband:
Modem: Not sure
Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Gigabit

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset: Intel High Definition Audio
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 1x Monaural speaker, 1x Microphone
Audio I/O: 1x Line-In/Microphone, 1x Line-Out/Headphone
USB: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire: Not sure
PC Card/ExpressCard: 1x PC Card Type II, CardBus
Flash/Memory Card Reader: – Secure Digital (SD, SDIO)
Keyboard/Mouse: Touchpad w/Scrolling
Other: 0.3MP Web Camera

– Optional Toshiba Slim Port Replicator II (PA3603C-1PRP) (VGA, DVI, 4x USB 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, 1600×1200 external resolution)

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint: Fingerprint reader
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): TPM v1.2
Other: CompuTrace, Multiple passwords

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista Business
Other Software: Toshiba ConfigFree, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Toshiba Disc Creator and DVD Player
Warranty: Varied – Canada, 3 year parts and labor limited international warranty (battery = 1 year)
Drivers:

Battery:
Type: Lithium Ion
Options: 6-cell (5800mAh)
Battery Life: Mfr: Up to 9 hours

Dimensions:
Width: 11.1 inches / 283 mm
Depth: 8.5 inches / 215.8 mm
Height: 0.77 – 1 inches / 19.5 – 25.5 mm
Weight: 2.4 pounds / 1.1 kg