Toshiba Portégé Z930-105 is a decent alternative for those looking for a decent notebook. The model is sufficiently enticing with its Intel Core i5 processor and 128GB of SSD. The thin chassis would easily score in usability and ergonomics. Sold for 1300 euro, the Toshiba Portégé Z930-105 doesn’t look too overpriced compared to its direct contenders.
While some ultrabooks don’t feature RJ45 Ethernet port and VGA port to keep design slim, the Toshiba Portégé Z930-105 simply puts these ports on the back. Along with the standard WiFi connecitivty, the notebook is also equipped with built-in HSDPA capability. The 13.3” non-glare display comes with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution with decent average brightness.
The Intel Core i5 3427U is clocked at 1.8GHz with only 17 Watts TDP. The Turbo Boost feature allows the chip to be clocked to 2.8GHz under heavy usage. The 128GB Toshiba mSATA SSD offers impressive loading times.