Toshiba Portege R835

  • Toshiba Portege R835
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  • Thin lightweight frame.
  • Large accurate touchpad.
  • Runs cool.


  • Skinny mushy keyboard keys.
  • Mediocre graphics and performance.

Expert reviews and ratings

By NotebookCheck on 78

The Portégé R830 was launched essentially right before the dawn of ultrabooks in mid- to late 2011. The notebook was at the time a light subnotebook with support for standard-voltage Sandy Bridge CPUs for generally faster performance. By...

By LaptopMag on 70

The Toshiba Portege R835-P88 is a lightweight ultraportable with a sturdy frame and large accurate...

By AnandTech on

With the deluge of ultrabooks stemming from Intel's initiative over the past few months, it's easy to forget ultraportables have been a part of the Windows PC landscape for quite some time. One of the unlikeliest sources was Toshiba; in 2010, a...

By PC Mag on 90

The Toshiba Portege R835-P88 shows that an ultraportable can still kick ultrabook butt. ...

By cnet on 70

This one-time favorite is still an excellent go-to 13-inch laptop, if you don't need something quite as slim as an ultrabook, and you can get it for the right...

By cnet on 80

Excellent battery life, a light weight, and great pricing make the Toshiba Portege R835 hard to beat, even in the highly competitive 13-inch laptop...

By Dev Hardware on

This computer system review lifts the hood on the Toshiba Portege R835-P56X and Toshiba Satellite A665-S5176X laptops to see what makes them tick.The Toshiba Portege R835-P56X is a 13.3-inch laptop that comes packed with a well-rounded feature set and...

By TechReviewSource on 90

4.50 For a ultraportable beauty and style are just as important as computing power. Sometimes even more important. The focus has been that of razor-thin, seductive frames, at the cost of speed, features, and price. Yes, I'm talking to you...

By PC Mag on 90

The Toshiba Portege R835-P50X is the epitome of what an ultraportable should be: Lightweight, relatively inexpensive, powerful, and equipped with enough battery life to last from dawn to dusk. Buy it nowBuy this laptop powered by an Intel®...

By Online Notebook on

Toshiba Portege R835-P56X comes with a zippy 2.13 GHz Intel Core i5 2410M processor, 640 GB hard drive running at 5,400 rpm, and 4 gigs of RAM. In my lab tests, this laptop was a bit slower than the latest MacBook Pro which had a Core i5 Sandy Bridge...

By Computer Shopper on 90

Under $1,000, this sturdy little ultraportable is an excellent value, with top-notch app performance, a robust feature set, and nearly the longest battery life we’ve seen....

By cnet on 80

With three more hours of battery life over last year's model, Toshiba's new R800 series of Portege laptops are hard to beat, even in the highly competitive 13-inch laptop...

By LaptopMag on 80

We liked but didn't love the last Toshiba Portege because it ran a little hot and we experienced some problems with the touchpad. Toshiba has addressed those issues with the Portege R835-P56X. The company also beefed up the graphics performance...