78points

Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB

40points

Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

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Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB
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Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB vs Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Why is Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB better than Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB?

  • Uses flash storage
  • Has a anti-reflection coating
  • Has an IPS screen

Why is Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB better than Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB?

  • 4h longer battery life
    9hvs5h
  • 2.42kg lighter
    1.53kgvs3946.3g
  • 21.6mm thinner
    18mmvs39.6mm
  • 75.9% less body volume
    1291.74cm³vs5358.9888cm³
  • 92.9mm shorter
    227.1mmvs320mm
  • 106.9mm narrower
    316mmvs422.9mm

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Design

1.weight

3.95kg

1.53kg

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2.Has a backlit keyboard
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

3.thickness

39.6mm

18mm

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4.volume

5358.99cm³

1291.74cm³

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5.height

320mm

227.1mm

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6.Has a flip and fold design
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.

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Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" FHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 12GB RAM / 512GB SSD

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Display

1.pixel density

255ppi

117ppi

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540ppi

2.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1366 x 768px

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3.has an LED-backlit display
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

4.screen size

17.3"

13.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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5.has a anti-reflection coating
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

6.has a touch screen
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.RAM

64GB

4GB

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64GB

2.internal storage

1000GB

500GB

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3.RAM speed

2133MHz

1600MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

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2800MHz

4.CPU threads

8

4

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

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5.Uses flash storage
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.

6.maximum memory size

64GB

16GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

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Connectivity

1.USB 3.0 ports

4

3

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.

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2.Has WiFi
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.Has USB Type-C
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

4.Bluetooth version

4

4

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5

5.HDMI ports

1

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

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Origin EON17-X 17.3" Intel Core i7-4790K 4GHz / 16GB / 1TB

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6.RJ45 ports

1

1

RJ-45 ports are used for LAN (Local Area Network) connections. With more ports you can achieve increased bandwidth across a LAN, or connect to multiple networks. It also has the added benefit of not losing connection to the network if one fails.

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2

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Battery

1. longer battery life

5h

9h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD

22h

2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

For example

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3.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

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Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.has a front camera
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

3.has GPS
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

For example

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4.Has a stylus
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

For example

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5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

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6.has stereo speakers
Acer Predator 17 17.3" Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6GHz / 64GB / 1TB
Toshiba Portege R30 13.3" Intel Core i3-4000M 2.4GHz / 4GB / 500GB

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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