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Toshiba Tecra M2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 reviews of Toshiba Tecra M2. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the durability and battery are on the whole positive. The price and screen also get good opinions. Some have doubts about the size and keyboard, and opinions are divided on the reliability.

performance, screen, price, battery, durability

touchpad, keyboard, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Tecra M2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Toshiba Tecra M2 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the reliability. The durability also gets good feedback.

durability, reliability

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This summary is based on the product: Toshiba Satellite Professional C660-255 15.6 inch HD Laptop (Core i3-2310M, 2.10GHz, RAM 6GB, HDD 500GB, DVD-SuperMulti, Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit

Jun, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Toshiba Tecra M2 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People are impressed by the portability and durability. The screen and price also get good feedback, whereas the reliability and size get negative reviews.

performance, price, screen, durability, portability

size, reliability

90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba Super Fast WiFi Laptop w/Free Docking Station, 1GB (Gigabyte) RAM, 60GB Hard Drive, Built-In WiFi Wireless, DVD Player, CD Burner/Recorder, IToshiba TECRA M2-S730 PM-1.6G 512MB ( PTM20U-4MP0C8 )

Jun, 2016

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Toshiba Tecra M2


The well-rounded Toshiba Tecra M2 is a good choice if you need a versatile two-drive notebook for business use. This mainstream model delivers good wireless throughput and lots of battery and optical drive options—all in the least expensive mainstream...

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Light and fast NB


This is a very good laptop for regular work, not for any high perfomance work and 3D Mark 2005 Pro was not able to run on this Notebook. Very light and small for travel.

Mar, 2005

Product Specifications

Designed for users who demand the greatest mobile PC experience, the Tecra M2 delivers outstanding performance, full functionality and long battery life in an easily portable, thin and light design. In addition to its new sleek design with slimming angular lines, the Tecra M2 incorporates Intel Centrino Mobile Technology, providing advanced power, battery optimization and wireless connectivity allowing for greater freedom to be productive in new places and in new ways. Delivering the perfect balance of portability, usability and performance, the Tecra M2 weighs less than five pounds and packs extraordinary performance into a small, elegantly-designed package, including high performance graphics and various Slim SelectBay options. These factors are also combined with Intel Centrino Mobile Technology to achieve an overall increase in performance, wireless communication, and an impressive reduction in power consumption. Powered by the NVIDIA GeForce FX Go 5200 64MB graphics controller, the Tecra M2 offers high-performance graphics for displaying detailed designs and high-powered presentations in the office, on the road and everywhere in between. In addition, the Tecra M2 offers customers a 14.1" XGA display providing generous space for home business or hobby applications, making it a well-suited mobile PC for work or play. The Tecra M2 demonstrates Toshiba's ability to answer the need of the mobile user, while confirming its engineering excellence in the industry.

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Run Time (Up To):3.7hour(s)/4hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:1MB/2MB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Color Support:24-bit (16.7 million colors)
Diagonal Size:14.1in/15in
Diagonal Size (metric):35.8cm/38.1cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768/1400 x 1050
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: No


Country Kits:Canada/Poland/United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Toshiba Tecra

Input Device

Type:AccuPoint II / Keyboard / Touchpad/DualPoint / Keyboard/Keyboard / Mouse/Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad


Data Bus Speed:400MHz




Max Transfer Rate:53Kbps/56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.90/ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem


Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/802.11b/802.11b / Bluetooth/802.11b/g

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:10x
Type:CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
Write Speed:24x

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Professional


Clock Speed:1.4GHz/1.5GHz/1.6GHz/1.7GHz/1.8GHz
Processor Number:330/715/725/745
Type:Celeron M/Pentium M


Installed Size:1GB/256MB/512MB
Max Supported Size:2GB
Technology:DDR SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty /3 years warranty

Storage Controller


Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:30GB/40GB/60GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino

Video Memory

Installed Size:32MB/64MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:Intel Extreme Graphics 2/NVIDIA GeForce FX Go5200