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Toshiba KIRA-101

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the build quality and performance. The design and screen also get good opinions. The keyboard and value for money get less positive views.

battery, screen, design, performance, build quality

value for money, keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba KIRA-101 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Toshiba Kira-101 review: High-res touchscreen, premium price


The thin, lightweight and stylish Kira-101's standout feature is its high-resolution 13.3-inch touchscreen. It delivers solid performance and good battery life, but the price is high.

High-resolution touchscreen ; Core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM ; Good battery life ; Good sound output

Expensive ; Lacks legacy ports

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Toshiba Kira-101 review


This Ultrabook has brilliant screen and build quality, but performance isn't up to scratch for the price

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Toshiba Kira-101


Toshiba's latest ultrabook has a killer screen but comes at a price

High-quality, high-resolution screen ; Fast Core i7 processor ; Smart-looking design ; Good touchpad ; Fantastic battery life

Lack of attention to detail ; Middling integrated graphics ; Average keyboard ; Inconsistent screen scaling ; High price

The Kira boasts of Harmon/Kardon speakers, and they’re certainly loud; despite the Toshiba’s small size, it pumped out enough volume to fill a small room. Quality is mixed, with thumping bass drums accompanied by tinny, loud high-hats – they’re...


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Toshiba Kira-101


A generous array of core hardware and a high-quality display.

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Toshiba Kira-101


We weren't sure what to make of the announcement of Toshiba's brand new Kirabook line of Ultrabooks, considering the last Ultrabook-like Toshiba product we reviewed was the underwhelming Portégé Z10t. However, one look at the specification, build and...

Toshiba's new consumer Ultrabook is more than competent in all areas, and possesses a generous array of core hardware