Toshiba NB305-N600 is a NB300 series mini notebook. This notebook is compact and light, which is just right for traveling and carrying. NB305-N600 weighs less than 3 pounds. Unlike other mini notebook this notebook is loaded with windows 7 starter edition 32-bit.
Toshiba NB305-N600 has a streamline design, which is sleek, highly compact and portable, so that this can be easily carried in a purse or a Bag. The thickness is less then an inch. This has a unique texture that is boss pinstripe pattern which gives a completely different look. This also comes in a variety of colors so that u can choose according to your personality.
NB305-N600 is powered by Intel Atom processor and pre-loaded with Windows 7 starter 32 bit. The performance is increased by its in-built Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150 with 250 MB of shared graphics. The RAM is 1GB DDR3 memory which is enough for a mini notebook. The storage capacity is 250GB (5400 rpm). If you want a DVD writer you need to buy that separately.
As seen in other mini notebooks, NB305-N600 has Wi-Fi Wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n) and a 10/100 Ethernet LAN. There is no modem or Bluetooth option available.
Webcam, Display, USB charge, keyboard and touchpad
This is included with webcam and microphone for video conferencing, video recording and sound recording.
The screen size is 10.1-inch widescreen with the screen resolution of 1054×600 and has an aspect ratio of 16:9. Toshiba claims the display to be Eco-smart and environment friendly.
The interesting thing which Toshiba points out is USB sleep and charge, where in you can charge your smart phone when your note book is asleep.
Unlike other net book NB305-N600 has full-size keyboard and touchpad, where you can easily navigate over the desktop. The touch pad is multi touch and we can easily zoom in or zoom out the photos.
NB305-N600 has no PC Express slot and no SmartCard Reader, but has a memory card reader. There are 2-USB 2.0 ports and 1-USB 2.0 for sleep and charge.
Software, security and support
There are many options for protection like Password security, Toshiba Supervisor Password Utility, security cable lock slot, and hard disc recovery.
Some software’s bundled are MS office starter 2010, Microsoft silverlight, Norton Internet Security 2011; 30 days trail version and many Toshiba’s application such as bulletin board, service station, disc creator, etc.
Toshiba claims the battery life of 11 hours..!! Where in you can use the net book from morning to evening…!! But in MobileMark 2007 battery test, when only MobileMark and other doc application were running, the battery life was 8.66 hours.
The Toshiba NB305-N600 is a sleek mini and eco-friendly efficient notebook which has high battery life and High marks in energy efficiency and costs only $379.99.