Toshiba Satellite A300 Specifications:
The CPU is the Penryn Processor .
- Penryn Core2 Duo Processor (1066MHz)
- P8400(2.26G)/P8600(2.40G) Hz
- P9500(2.53G)/T9400(2.53G) Hz
- T9600(2.80G) Hz
Host Bridge System Controller:
- System Controller: Intel Cantiga PM45/GM45/GL40 + ICH9M
- Intel GM45/GL40 integrated graphic or PM45 with ATI M82XT/M86M.
The computer has two SO-DIMMs slot comes standard with DDRII-667/800MHz module. It supports PC2-5300/6400 and uses SO-DIMMs (DDRII SDRAM) driven at 1.8 V, accepting BTO/CTO for your memory requirements. It can incorporate up to 8 GB for PM/GM45 and 4GB of main memory for GL40.
Using the following sizes of memory modules:
- 512 MB (64M×64)/667/800 MHZ
- 1024 MB (128M×64)/667/800 MHZ
- 2048 MB (256Mx64)/667/800 MHZ
- 4096 MB (512Mx64)/667/800 MHZ
Hard Disk Drive (HDD):
The computer accommodates 9.5 mm and 12.5mm height HDD with following storage capacities:
- 120 GB (9.5 mm thick) SATA (5,400rpm)
- 160 GB (9.5 mm thick) SATA (5,400rpm)
- 200 GB (9.5 mm thick) SATA (4,200rpm/5,400rpm)
- 250 GB (9.5 mm thick) SATA (5,400rpm)
- 250 GB (12.5 mm thick) SATA (4,200rpm)
- 300 GB (12.5 mm thick) SATA (4,200rpm)
- 320 GB (9.5 mm thick) SATA (5,400rpm)
- 400 GB (12.5 mm thick) SATA (4,200rpm)
- 500 GB (12.5 mm thick) SATA (4,200rpm/5,400rpm)
The computer accommodates a fixed 12.7 mm SATA ODD with one of following types:
- DVD Super Multi +-R Double Layer drive
- DVD Super Multi +-R Double Layer with Label Flash
The LCD displays available come with one of following types:
- 15.4” WXGA CSV 1-Lamp 200nits color display, resolution 1280×800
- 15.4” WXGA+ CSV 1-Lamp 200nits color display, resolution 1280×800
- 15.4” WXGA 500 CSV WV 72% 2-Lamps display, resolution 1280×800
The keyboard has 31 kinds’ countries key.
The computer has a removable 3/6/9 Cell Lithium Ion battery pack .
Universal Serial Bus (USB) Ports:
The computer has four USB 2.0 ports. It is supported to daisy-chain a maximum of 127 USB devices. The serial data transfer rate is 480 Mbps or 12 Mbps and 1.5 Mbps. These ports support PnP installation and hot plugging.
External Monitor Port:
A 15-pin external monitor port is provided, through which the computer automatically recognizes an external VESA DDC 2B compatible monitor.
Multiple Digital Media Card Slot:
This computer is equipped with Multiple Digital Media Card Slot that can accommodate SD/ Mini-SD/ Micro-SD/ SD-IO/ SDHC/ MS/ MS Pro/ MMC/ XD memory cards. This slot is for your memory card requirements to provide memory card read on your computer
Toshiba Pointing Device:
Toshiba Pointing Device has one kind of Normal touchpad and one kind of Wide Lux touchpad with LED light bar for mainstream ID only.
The ALC268 integrated audio controller supports multimedia. The sound system contains the following:
- Stereo speakers
- Headphone / SPDIF combo jack
- Internal microphone
- External microphone jack
The internal LAN board supports 10/100Mbit or 1Gbit, enabling connection to a LAN at up to 1Gbps. It also supports Wake-up on LAN from S3/S4/S5 and PXE boot support. The LAN board has RJ45 jack to directly accommodate a LAN cable.
The internal Mini Card slot supports IEEE802.11bg (ROW) / IEEE802.11ag (MOW)/ IEEE802.11ag (ROW)/ IEEE802.11ag (JPN)/ IEEE802.11agn (MOW)/ IEEE802.11agn (ROW) card. The Antenna has two or three wires dual band antenna support for BTO.
Internal Modem (BTO):
The computer contains a MDC, enabling data and fax communication. It supports ITU- T V.90 (for rest countries)/V.92 (America, Canada, UK, Germany & France). The transfer rates are 56 Kbps for data reception, 33.6 Kbps for data transmission and 14,400 bps for fax transmission. Note, however, that the actual speed depends on the line quality. The RJ11 modem jack is used to accommodate a telephone line.
The IEEE 1394 serial data transfer rate is 400 Mbps, this port supports hot plugging.
Finger Print (BTO):
This product has a fingerprint utility installed for the purpose of enrolling and recognizing fingerprints. By enrolling the ID and password to the fingerprint authentication device, it is no longer necessary to input the password from the keyboard. Just by swiping the finger against the fingerprint sensor.
PCI Express Slot:
The ICH9-M provides PCI Express root ports which are compliant to the PCI Express Base Specification, Revision 1.0a. The root port supports 2.5 Gb/s bandwidth in each direction (5 Gb/s concurrent) and two virtual channels for full isochronous data support.
CD Key (BTO):
The CD Key supports to play Audio CD directly.
Internal Camera (BTO with Microphone):
The computer has an internal camera. The camera has VGA (fixed focus) for low end ID or 1.3Mpix resolution (Auto macro or w/o Auto macro) for mainstream ID support.
FELICA card reader (for JAPAN BTO):
The felica card reader writes and reads data to and from contactless Felica IC cards. Having no need for physical contact with the card, the reader/writer is immune to performance deterioration caused by wear and contamination, providing easy maintenance and long term reliability. The computer has Felica card reader and support BTO for Japan model only.
HDMI Out Port (BTO):
A HDMI monitor can be connected to the HDMI out port on the computer. The computer has HDMI out port and support BTO.
S Video Out Port:
The S Video out port lets you transfer video data to external devices.
FM Tuner Port (Exclusive with Modem/Felica):
The FM Tuner Port lets you connect an external FM Antenna.
ROBSON Mini Card (BTO):
Robson is Intel’s platform non-volatile memory (NVM) disk-cache accelerator which delivers a fast cold boot as well resume from hibernate while saving power. It also accelerates application loading and run time thru intelligent file caching.
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