Toshiba Portege M300

Toshiba Portege M300

Summary: Discontinued, 12.1″, Intel Pentium M Ultra Low Voltage (ULV), Europe, Canada

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Product Name: Toshiba Portege M300
Official Page: Discontinued
Manufacturer: Toshiba
Announced: Early 2005?
Available: Early 2005?
Status: Discontinued
Price: Originally from £799 Ex VAT (£938 Inc VAT)
Markets: Europe/UK, Canada


– Water Resistant keyboard
– Toughened Chassis
– Hard Drive protected: Crushable Corners of Laptop to take impact, also “HD Trap”

Manufacturer’s Description:
Designed for the most mobile and demanding business users. The Portégé series demonstrates a perfect balance between function, style, weight and ultra-portability. The Portégé series comes equipped with the Toshiba EasyGuard suite of technologies for carefree mobile computing. Top end performance on the go. Impressive power, speed and expandability to handle any task.

CPU: Intel Pentium M Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) 733 (1.1GHz, 2MB L2 Cache), 753 (1.2GHz, 2MB L2)
Chipset: Intel 855GME
Front-side Bus: 400MHz
Memory: DDR SDRAM – PC2700
Memory Capacity: 256MB – 1.25GB (1 slot)

Display: 12.1″ TFT LCD
Resolution: 1024×768 XGA
Widescreen: No
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Intel® Extreme Graphics 2 Intel 855GM
Graphics Memory: 16-64MB
Other: VGA Out

Hard Drive Type: Enhanced ATA (ATA-6)
Hard Drive Capacity: 40GB, 60GB
Optical: CDRW/DVD-ROM or SuperMulti DVD Writer
Other: Crushable Corners of Laptop to take impact, also “HD Trap”

Wireless: 802.11b/g
Modem: 56K V.90/V.92
Ethernet: 10/100 Ethernet
Bluetooth: Optional
Mobile Broadband:

Audio Chipset: STAC9750
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 2x Stereo
Audio I/O: Headphone/Line-Out, Microphone/Line-In
USB: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire: 1x i.Link (iEEE 1394)
PC Card: 1x PC Card Slot Type II
Flash/Memory Card Reader: Compact Flash (CF) / Secure Digital (SD)
Keyboard/Mouse: Full size 84-key, Spill Resistant, Touch Pad
Other: Optional infrared,

Biometric/Fingerprint: No
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): No
Other: Harddrive, Power On, Supervisor Password

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Other Software: Microsoft Office OneNote 2003
Warranty: 3-Year International Warranty (See site for details)
Toshiba Portege M300 Drivers: Toshiba – UK

Options: Lithium-Ion 6-Cell 4700mAh
Battery Life: Up to 6 hours

Width: 11.3 inches / 286mm
Depth: 9.2 inches / 233mm
Height: 1.14 – 1.3 inches / 28.9 – 32.9mm
Weight: 3.5 pounds / 1.59kg

Toshiba Portege M300 Reviews and Articles:
WhatLaptop – 2005, Review/Summary – April 2005, Review – March 2005
InfosyncWorld – EU Edition – March 2005 – “Preview”