Toshiba Satellite M645 - Intel Core i5

  • Toshiba Satellite M645 - Intel Core i5
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  • Powerful second-generation Intel Core i5 processor, Backlit keyboard, Harman/Kardon speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio, Blu-ray player, Speedy USB 3,0 port and wireless Bluetooth 3,0 connection.
  • Decent gaming frame rates, Good everyday performer.
  • Blu-ray drive; Nvidia optimus graphics; fast processor; great speakers.


  • Four-hour battery life is short for a mainstream laptop, Dated design.
  • Anooyingly bright power button light, Only 10/100 ethernet.

Expert reviews and ratings

By PC Mag on 80

The Toshiba Satellite M645-S4118x serves up the latest second-generation Intel Core i5-2410M processor, and features like Blu-ray, Harman/Kardon speakers, and speedy USB 3.0 and Bluetooth connections....

By PCWorld on 80

Like an unmarked highway patrol car, this all-purpose laptop's looks belie its power....

By Online Notebook on

Toshiba Satellite M645-S4118X might not be a perfect laptop but it certainly will impress you with its specifications. There is Core i5 second generation processor, Nivida GeForce high-powered GT 525 graphics card with Optimus technology, fantastic...

By AnandTech on

Toshiba has spent the last half a decade carving out an interesting niche as a notebook manufacturer, with many consumer-grade notebooks that are ostensibly budget offerings but often feature a markedly different look and feel from the kinds of...

By CNET Asia on 75

The Toshiba Satellite M645 has a killer combination of Blu-ray, high-end graphics, and a fast processor at an affordable price, but poor battery life is the Achilles' heel on what would otherwise be an ideal 14-inch laptop....

By PC Mag on 80

With a new Sandy Bridge processor and a lot of memory, the Toshiba Satellite M645-S4116 excels for work in standard productivity applicationsbut its graphics prowess and battery life leave something to be desired. Buy it nowBuy this laptop...

By Computer Shopper on 88

A wide-ranging feature set and strong performance set this $1,099 thin-and-light notebook apart. You cant find a better all-around 14-inch laptop for this size and price....

By PC Mag on 60

While the Toshiba Satellite M645-S4080 packs a lot of power, it ignored other things that make a successful mainstream laptop. Buy it...

By Online Notebook on

Toshiba’s laptops can be compared to Volvo cars: they are well featured, sturdy, but don’t always inspire. Midsize Satellite from Toshiba blend well in terms of design and this notebook does fall in to that camp. This is also a higher end...

By eTech Reviews on

Toshiba might confuse you with the way they name their laptops but these notebooks are really cool. One such example is Toshiba Satellite M645-S4055 which costs $1,050. When a notebook goes past the $1,000 mark I expect some high end features because...

By PCWorld on 80

Above-average sound, performance, and gaming highlight this otherwise staid midsize laptop. Shop for the Satellite M645-S4055 MerchantPriceMerchant Rating $1019.99 Learn More 5 Reviews $989.00 Learn More 5 Reviews $1036.73...

By Computer Shopper on 90

The Satellite M645-S4055 delivers performance power and mobile multimedia moxie in a stylish-looking laptop that costs just over a grand....

By Notebook Review on 80

The Toshiba Satellite M645 is an impressive 14-inch notebook with a nearly perfect balance of everything you want in a back-to-school laptop. Starting configurations priced at just $720 make this notebook a very good value. This higher-end...

By LaptopMag on 70

This stylish thin-and-light combines strong graphics with the best speakers we've heard from a 14-inch...