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Toshiba NB100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 278 reviews of Toshiba NB100. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviews about the design and screen are generally positive. The usability and performance also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the touchpad and keyboard.

portability, performance, usability, screen, design

keyboard, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba NB100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Toshiba NB100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 121 user reviews of Toshiba NB100 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the size and screen. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are mixed reviews on the reliability and keyboard.

portability, usability, performance, screen, size

81% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba NB100-12A 8.9-inch Netbook, Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz, 1GB RAM, 120GB HDD, Windows XP HomeToshiba NB100-12A 8.9-inch Netbook, Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz, 1GB RAM, 120GB HDD, Windows XP Home

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Toshiba NB100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Toshiba NB100 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the price and portability.

portability, price

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba Satellite L305D Bottom Case V000133260Toshiba Satellite L305D Bottom Case V000133260

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Liu Shao-Hung (notebookcheck.net)

Review Toshiba NB-100 Netbook

 

Netbook from Toshiba. The fight for netbook-market shares goes on

Quiet even under load; Option of Win XP or Ubuntu; Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR; UMTS/3G

Glossy display; Unsuitable for outdoor use; Loudspeakers are too quiet

Netbooks are defined as being small, light and mobile so that you can take them everywhere. Well, almost everywhere. What's the glare display doing here?

May, 2009

Expert review by: ZDNet (zdnet.com)

Toshiba NB100

 

In the face of an identical hardware platform, Toshiba's netbook fails to bring a unique point of difference.

The same netbook platform we've come to know and love

The same netbook platform we've come to know and love, Horrific mouse buttons, Cramped keyboard, Out of date styling, Poor battery life

Nov, 2008

Expert review by: (electronicsme.com)

Toshiba NB100 NB100-014 Netbook

 

In conclusion, the NB100-014 provides great functionality with some performance features of its larger siblings, but into an easier to carry package. If you are looking for the functionality of a netbook, with some added features that are normally only...

8.9 inch screen with 1024 x 600 resolutionMemory upgradeableStandard keyboard, no finger gymnasticsJust under 4 hrs battery life at normal usageConvenient port layout

If you are in the market for a go anywhere notebook produced by one of the

Feb, 2009

Expert review by: InsideHW (insidehw.com)

Expert Review

 

In accordance with ASUS philosophy of presenting new devices in short periods of time, not long after the first Fonepad, new models, Fonepad Note 6 and Fonepad 7, have been announced. Unfortunately, f... Mechanical keyboard are conceptual way of going...

Oct, 2009

Expert review by: Andy Sim (hardwarezone.com)

Toshiba NB100 - HardwareZone.com

 

Toshiba's answer to the mini-notebook trend comes in the form of a typical 8.9-inch model that sports similar specs as its competitors.

Expert review by: Adam Oxford (techradar.com)

Toshiba NB100-11R review

 

A tiny Toshiba netbook which doesn't cut corners on features

Stylish design ; Good value ; Sturdy build

Cramped touchpad

The small screen and slightly squashed layout won't appeal to everyone, but performance-wise, this netbook is a gem

Mar, 2009

Expert review by: Alex Bentley (techradar.com)

Toshiba NB100-128 review

 

Great mobility and software, but too flawed to be an essential purchase

Great battery life ; Screen quality ; Good storage

Thick chassis ; Small screen

A good netbook for average office and internet use but there are better netbooks available

Mar, 2009

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Toshiba NB100

 

An 8.9in, WIndows XP-based netbook

1kg, Sleep-and-Charge USB ports, screen tilts all the way back

Cramped keyboard is hard to type on, screen is susceptible to reflections, touchpad buttons are uncomfortable, Sleep-and-Charge is not enabled by default

Dec, 2008

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (goodgearguide.com.au)

Toshiba NB100

 

An 8.9in, WIndows XP-based netbook

1kg, Sleep-and-Charge USB ports, screen tilts all the way back

Cramped keyboard is hard to type on, screen is susceptible to reflections, touchpad buttons are uncomfortable, Sleep-and-Charge is not enabled by default

The NB100 is a little overpriced, but it is a solid little unit with Sleep-and-Charge USB ports, which are very convenient while travelling. It could use more RAM and a solid-state drive; a version with Linux installed would be pretty sweet, too.

Dec, 2008

Expert review by: Stephen Patrick (pocket-lint.com)

Toshiba NB100-11R notebook - Pocket-lint

 

With netbooks increasing in size and price, it's nice to see a return to the 8.9-inch form factor, and Toshiba has done it better than most

Tiny, sturdy, well-designed interface

Noisy keyboard, slightly cramped

With its mini-me styling, comprehensive software suite and easy to use operating system, it’s impossible to dislike the NB100. Now some of its rivals are concentrating solely on larger, 10.2-inch Netbooks, it’s a refreshing change to see a return to...

Nov, 2008

Product Specifications

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3

Display

Display Surface:Matt

Graphics

Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.224 / 0.5

Processor

Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Diamondville
Processor Series:Intel Atom N200 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):2.5

Processor special features

Intel 64: No
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor ARK ID:36331 / N270
Processor package size:22