Gear 09/05

Type reports, watch TV and listen to the stereo--all from the comfort of your lap
Magazine Contributor
1 min read

This story appears in the September 2005 . Subscribe »

Toshiba Qosmio G25-AV513 laptop (www.toshibadirect.com)

CNET's rating: Excellent 8.1

The good: Attractive design; crisp display; built-in TV tuner; runs cool and quiet; slot-loading, double-layer DVD burner; excellent software and support

The bad: Pricey; bulky; small touch pad and mouse buttons; less battery life than other desktop replacements

What it's for: It'll get the job done for virtually any computing task, including gaming, recording, and watching TV and DVDs.

The bottom line: Combining TV, DVR, stereo, DVD player and high-performance PC, it's the most complete multimedia experi-ence available in a laptop.

Street price: $2,999

More from Entrepreneur

Are paying too much for business insurance? Do you have critical gaps in your coverage? Trust Entrepreneur to help you find out.
Get Your Quote Now

One-on-one online sessions with our experts can help you start a business, grow your business, build your brand, fundraise and more.
Book Your Session

Whether you are launching or growing a business, we have all the business tools you need to take your business to the next level, in one place.
Enroll Now

Related Books

Latest on Entrepreneur

My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.

It Started As a Joke and Turned Into a Startup That Raised $1 Million in Funding