Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Toshiba Satellite C70D-A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 94 reviews of Toshiba Satellite C70D-A. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Comments about the size and reliability are generally positive. The screen and usability are also appreciated, but the battery and portability get negative comments.

performance, usability, screen, reliability, size

durability, portability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Satellite C70D-A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

See all Toshiba Laptops

Review analysis

(Based on 94 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 28 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 28 of 28 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (66)

Consumer review by: ( review summary for Toshiba Satellite C70D-A


alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Toshiba Satellite C70D-A from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People really like the keyboard and sound. The usability and price also get good opinions. Some have doubts about the image quality and portability, while the size and performance get mixed opinions.

screen, price, usability, sound, keyboard

durability, reliability, portability, image quality

68% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba Satellite C70D-A-111 17.3-inch Notebook (Black) - (AMD E1-2100 1GHzProcessor, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 8.1)Toshiba Satellite C70D-A-111 17.3-inch Notebook (Black) - (AMD E1-2100 1GHzProcessor, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 8.1)

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (

Review Toshiba Satellite C70D-A-10L Notebook


Quiet, frugal, cool. You have to pay around 450 Euros (~$617) for the 17.3-inch notebook with a Kabini quad-core processor. Our in-depth review shows if you get a good device in return.

Quiet operation, Frugal, Does not get really warm, Usable keyboard, The quiet operation and the low energy consumption

Display has a blue cast, Only Fast-Ethernet, Poor battery runtimes, Longer battery runtimes

Dec, 2013

Consumer review by: Mark (

Good Purchase


Bought this computer to replace my old computer , I like the look, feel & the speed the keyboard has a soft key touch and the mouse pad smooth takes a bit to get used to had to turn off some of the features over all works great great buy!

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Jesse (

Great purchase


Bought this computer the day of release, I love the look, feel & the speed compared to my old computer, great buy!

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.9
Rear camera: No


HD type:HD+ / No


Discrete graphics adapter: No
Maximum graphics adapter memory:2.027
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:12.0
On-board graphics adapter memory:0.004 / 2.027 / 2.03 / 3.994
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI


4G: No

Optical Drive

DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6 / 8

Ports & interfaces

LAN/VGA combo port: No
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt combo port: No
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1


Configurable TDP-down:10
Configurable TDP-down frequency:600
Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual / Single
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333 / 1333,1600 / 1866
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3L / DDR3L, LPDDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L2
Processor cache type:L2 / L3
Processor codename:Broadwell
Processor Series:Intel Pentium 3000 series for Mobile
Thermal Design Power (TDP):10 / 15

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel HD Graphics: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:0.00
Intel Smart Response Technology version:0.00
Intel TSX-NI: No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel® OS Guard: No
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
OS Guard: No
Processor ARK ID:86348
Processor package size:40


Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes