Close

Loading image...
Toshiba Tecra Z40
2 Images + 5 Videos

Toshiba Tecra Z40 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Oct 2014
Processor Core Processor Family Processor Clock Speed Internal Memory Release Date
The Z30/Z40/Z50 series feature a range of features to assist you in managing and securing your fleet, ensuring your company's data stays safe and your workforce up to date. A common image build... More
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Toshiba Tecra Z40 A 150 Unboxing
Toshiba Tecra Z40 A 18Q Laptop Unboxing
Toshiba Tecra Z40 Laptop Review
Toshiba Tecra Z40 HALT test   spill

13 Reasons For

Good Brand

Toshiba is one of the superior portable PC brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Toshiba also has good ratings for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.

Chart Edit

Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Tecra Z40 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Tecra Z40 range from 1.7GB to 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 1.9GB. At 2 gigabytes, the Tecra Z40 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Tecra Z40.

Chart Edit

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Most medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Tecra Z40.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of laptop.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.

Chart Edit

Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Tecra Z40, the Tecra Z40 has a front camera.

Chart Edit

802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Fairly High Front Camera Resolution

At 2 megapixels, the Tecra Z40 has a quite high front camera resolution compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Tecra Z40. Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP.

Chart Edit

Three USB 3.0 Ports

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 is a three USB 3.0 port notebook PC.

Chart Edit

Light

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 is fairly light (only 1.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Tecra Z40. The average weight of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.2kg.

Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Tecra Z40[pl_2252510_price] (1.5kg), or the Tecra Z40[pl_2357769_price] (1.5kg) both from Toshiba.

Read more Less Chart Edit

2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

If the storage medium of this notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

Chart Edit

Quite Small Screen Size

Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years the screen sizes range from 10" to 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of only 14 inches, the Tecra Z40 has a fairly small screen size compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Tecra Z40.

Chart Edit

Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Tecra Z40, the Tecra Z40 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

Chart Edit

Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4.0 LE Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

6 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Tecra Z40

Released Over Two Years Ago

Toshiba released the Tecra Z40 over two years ago.

Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Tecra Z40 has a better processor family than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. This Toshiba laptop has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

Chart Edit

Average Battery Life

With a battery life of 9 hours, the Tecra Z40 has a pretty standard battery life compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Tecra Z40.

If this medium processor core notebook PC battery life is not long enough for you then you might want to consider the HP 2570p[plb_3229152_price] (9.3h) which also has a higher rating.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Total Storage Capacity

The Tecra Z40 has a relatively standard total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Tecra Z40.

If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite Z30[plb_2558036_price] (512GB), or the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_2843836_price] (512GB).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Average Internal Memory

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 has a fairly typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Tecra Z40.

Chart Edit

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Toshiba Tecra Z40 has a relatively average processor clock speed (1.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Tecra Z40.

If this notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the DELL Latitude 12 7000[plb_2676862_price] (2GHz).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Keyboard Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
WiFi Certification
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(24)
21 April 2016

The Toshiba Tecra Z40-C is a long-lasting business notebook, but its keyboard, touchpad and screen are subpar...

I mentioned that the Tecra Z40 is indicative of why Toshiba is often left behind by HP, Dell, and Lenovo. The $1,229 notebook is not a bad PC; it's even very good with respect to build quality and...

20 September 2014

Toshiba Tecra Z40T-A1410 Notebook The Toshiba Tecra Z40T-A1410 repeats many of the successes of its lower-grade counterpart, the Tecra Z40-A-147 , with lightweight magnesium construction , a solid...

17 June 2014

The Toshiba Tecra Z40-A-11U is mostly an effective design for the intended corporate user. It's light, considering its 14in chassis, and the battery life is exceptional, which will make it an...

Toshiba doesn't deliver enough in the way of features or performance to justify this business laptop's lofty price tag...

« Prev 1 of 5 Next »

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 6 January 2016 by Cris
(Verified Purchase)

Thin and lightweight, good battery, great buy...

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers toshiba z40, toshiba z40a, toshiba z40b, toshiba z40a19, toshiba z40a19k, toshiba intel4030, toshiba intel4030u, toshiba pt45fe003004, toshiba pt44fe0cv025, toshiba pt44fe0cv025e, toshiba pt45fe003004e, toshiba pt45fe003004en, toshiba pt44fe0cv025en
Barcodes 04051528159912

Save Money with These Great Laptop Vouchers & Offers

£25 Off
Voucher
£25 Off Apple Mac orders over £350
Valid 25 Apr 16 - 25 Apr 17
20% Off
Voucher
20% Off over £80
Valid until 31 Dec 16
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other Laptops Compare to the Toshiba Tecra Z40

DELL XPS 13 vs Toshiba Tecra Z40

DELL XPS 13 vs Toshiba Tecra Z40
DELL XPS 13
2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 512GB SSD 13.3"
Toshiba Tecra Z40
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
£
Vastly Better PC Mag Review
Vastly Better "IT Reviews.com" Review
Vastly Better Pcworld.com_techhive.com Review
Vastly Better Laptopmag.com Review
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
54% Lower Front Camera Resolution

LifeBook E754 vs Tecra Z40

Fujitsu LifeBook E754 vs Toshiba Tecra Z40
Fujitsu LifeBook E754
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 320GB HDD 15.6"
Toshiba Tecra Z40
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
£ 651.20
Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
Longer Battery Life
Faster On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
50% Bigger Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Two Times Lower Front Camera Resolution
Significantly Smaller Total Storage Capacity

Lenovo X1 Carbon vs Toshiba Tecra Z40

Lenovo X1 Carbon vs Toshiba Tecra Z40
Lenovo X1 Carbon
2 core Intel Core i7-4xxx 1.5GHz 8GB 512GB SSD 14"
Toshiba Tecra Z40
2 core Intel Core i3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 14"
£ 2,116.07
Much Better Expert Reviews
Eight Battery Cells
50% Bigger Internal Memory
25% Bigger Processor Cache
Smaller Maximum Internal Memory
Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
Feedback