The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4110 laptop features a lightweight body, easy to carry around. It has great battery backup and the performance is good for daily usage. You can hang on with the system for long hours. However, the price seems to be a little higher due to absence of dedicated GPU and Full HD display.
Display and Configuration
The Toshiba Satellite U945-S4110 laptop flaunts a 14-inch HD LED Backlit display which outputs a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The system is driven by a 1.9GHz Intel Core i3-3227U processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and an integrated Intel HD 4000 graphics engine seated upon Intel HM77 Express chipset. One can increase the RAM capacity up to 16GB for better performance. The laptop boots on Windows 8 Professional operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture.
Body Looks, Input Devices and Sound
The laptop comes in an ice blue coloured body which looks shiny and glossy. It measures 340.36 x 238.76 x 20.3mm and weighs 1.85Kg. The input devices present in the Toshiba Satellite U945-S4110 are - a touchpad with multi-touch Gesture support and a standard notebook keyboard. The stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound 3D sound technology delivers good quality audio wave.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as a stamina provider, is a 4 cell li-ion battery which claims to render a backup for around 4.5 hours. On the connectivity front, the Toshiba Satellite U945-S4110 supports a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Camera and Storage
A webcam is armed above the bezel which comes in handy for video calling and recording needs. It captures good quality videos and supports 720p HD recording. The user can enjoy video calling by installing apps such as SKYPE, Hangouts, ooVoo, Jitsi etc. One can also shoot videos and post in websites such as YouTube or share the videos with their dear ones. As far as the storage is concerned, the Toshiba Satellite U945-S4110 features dual storage - a 500GB SATA hard disk with 5,400RPM speed and a 32GB solid state drive.