Toshiba Satellite Pro C660-171 review

A relatively powerful laptop, but the poor design and lack of features are a shame

By  from What Laptop Issue 147
Product Type
Notebook
Green Compliant
Yes
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Model
HD Graphics
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Maximum Battery Run Time
5.25 Hour
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
Satellite Pro C660
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i3-370M
Colour
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Professional
Brand Name
Toshiba
Processor Speed
2.40 GHz
Processor Type
Core i3
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
3 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.30 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
ENERGY STAR
64-bit Processing
Yes
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 1.24 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Display Screen Technology
TruBrite
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology
Fast Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
2
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
35.6 mm
Width
380.5 mm
Depth
254 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
C660
Manufacturer
Toshiba
Product Model
C660-171
Product Name
Satellite Pro C660-171 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Product Line
Satellite Pro
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
PSC0RE-00M018EN
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.toshiba.co.uk
Marketing Information

Quality and value. The Satellite Pro C660 is an affordable, great-quality everyday laptop and features a 39.6cm (15.6") TruBrite display and textured matte black finish. The media card reader is ideal for quick and convenient transfers from other devices and the numeric keypad is ideal for working with business applications such as spreadsheets.

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • Satellite Pro C660-171 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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