Toshiba has churned out its flagship business laptop, the Portege Z30. Powered by Intel 4th generation Core i-series processor, it is a must have for every professional. Specs include a 13.3 inch display with optional touchscreen, high speed SSD (up to 512 gigabytes capacity), and an excellent battery life of up to 12 hours on a single charge.
Toshiba Portege specs at a glance.
33.8cm (13.3”) HD non-reflective screen with optional touchscreen
Up to 512GB mSATA SSD
Battery life: up to 12 hours for the Z30, up to 10 hours for the Z30t
Weight: from 1.2kg
Dimensions: 316 (W) x 227 (D) x 17.91 (H) mm
4th generation Intel Core processors up to i7
Windows 8.1 Pro or Windows 7 Pro preinstalled
Intel HD 4400 graphics
Up to 2x 8GB DDR3L
Connectivity: 3 x USB 3.0 ports, 1 x HDMI, 1x RGB, SD card slot, Gigabit LAN, Wi-Fi (802.11 ac/a/b/g/n) wireless LAN, optional mobile broadband embedded, Bluetooth 4.0, Intel WiDi
Audio: Stereo speakers with DTS Studio Sound audio enhancement
Full HD webcam with stereo microphone
Security: Toshiba EasyGuard, Trusted Platform Module, Intel Active Management
Technology, optional smartcard interface
Spill-resistant backlit keyboard with accupoint
The only thing not to like about the Z30 is the fact there is no full HD or HD+ option. HD just is not enough for businessmen.
Toshiba has also released Z40 and Z50 which have same specs as the Z30 but feature 14.1 and 15.6 inch displays. Z40 has HD+ as option, while the Z50 has full HD option.