Intriguing gaming beast
Display, CPU and OS
The Toshiba Satellite Qosmio X70-AST3GX1 flaunts a 17.3-inch full HD LED backlit TruBrite display which leaves you stunned with razor sharp image quality and vivid colours and provides clear viewing under bright light.
Doing duty on the inside is a fourth generation Intel Core i7 processor galloping at 3.4GHz. It is aided by a massive 24GB DDR3 RAM for rendering blazing fast and ultra smooth performance. The RAM is further expandable up to 32GB. It ships with 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite Qosmio X70-AST3GX1 is armed with a 0.3MP HD webcam and inbuilt microphone for providing clear and noise free video calling experience. The combination of 1TB SATA hard disk and 256GB SSD flash memory is the best one can expect for ultra fast performance. The Blu ray disc rewritable drive can be used for streaming media from disks while the LED backlit keyboard allows you to type comfortably even in the dark.
The dedicated 3GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M graphics card gives you the license to stay engrossed in life like games and movies. To boost your multimedia experience further, it houses four Harman/Kardon stereo speakers powered by DTS Studio Sound software.
Battery and Connectivity
Connectivity options include three USB 3.0 ports, two Gigabit Ethernet ports, three USB 2.0 slots, digital media reader, WLAN, VGA port, Bluetooth v4.0 and HDMI out. The Toshiba Satellite Qosmio X70-AST3GX1 carries an 8 cell Li-ion battery for delivering up to 3.5 hours of backup.
The Toshiba Satellite Qosmio X70-AST3GX1 is a stunner; it's a high quality gaming beast designed to render life-like multimedia experience. It is big on the outside and deadly on the inside. Go for it if you are okay with its bulky size.