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Toshiba Tecra A50 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.6GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2.6GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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Tecra A50-A ALL-ROUND EFFICIENCY The 39.6cm (15.6 ) Tecra A50-A laptop from Toshiba was made for business. And because it has a robust design as well as advanced productivity features, you know... More
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16 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Toshiba is one of the better rated laptop brands according to average expert and user reviews, and Toshiba also has good reviews for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Tecra A50 has more maximum number of PCI Express laness than most of the laptops of this age and type. Most of the medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Tecra A50 only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, however this portable PC has 16 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on portable PCs of this spec and age.

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Quite New PCI Express Slots Version

The oldest PCI Express slots version of notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the Tecra A50 is 2 and the newest is 3. At 3, the Tecra A50 has a fairly new PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of laptops of this age and type is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of 1,150 megahertz, the Tecra A50 has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Fast Processor Frequency

Laptops that were launched around the same time as the Tecra A50 have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz. With a processor frequency of 2.6 gigahertz, the Tecra A50 has one of the faster processor frequencys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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SSD Storage Media

The Toshiba Tecra A50 has a better storage medium than most portable PCs of this spec and age. This notebook PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium across all similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

The worst storage medium across comparable types of notebook PC is HDD.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The Tecra A50 has a fairly big display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Tecra A50. Across all the similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Tecra A50 the display diagonals range from 10" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15".

If this Toshiba portable PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17R (17.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toshiba Tecra A50 has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the Tecra A50 do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Tecra A50, the Tecra A50 has a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on portable PCs of this type and age.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Tecra A50 has a fairly big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. The average maximum internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 12GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

The Tecra A50 is a six number of battery cells notebook PC.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is the most frequently found memory slots on notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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14 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra A50 have total storage capacitys of between 1GB and 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB. With a total storage capacity of only 128 gigabytes, the Tecra A50 has one of the smallest total storage capacitys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max)s of comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years range from 2h to 5,200h. At only 4 hours, the Toshiba Tecra A50 has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Tecra A50 has one of the smaller internal memorys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The internal memorys of notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years range from 1GB to 16GB.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on portable PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Tecra A50, the Toshiba Tecra A50 does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a front camera resolution (numeric) of only 0.9 megapixels, the Toshiba Tecra A50 has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of a comparable type and age to the Tecra A50 have front camera resolution (numeric)s of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP.

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Heavy

Portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg. The Toshiba Tecra A50 is one of the heavier laptops that were launched around the same time as the Tecra A50 (2.6 kilograms) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Tecra A50 is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC. Most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Quite Slow DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

The DVD+R Double Layer read speeds of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 1x to 8x. At only 6 CD-speeds, the Toshiba Tecra A50 has a quite slow DVD+R Double Layer read speed compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

With a DVD-R Double Layer read speed of only 6 CD-speeds, the Toshiba Tecra A50 has one of the slower DVD-R Double Layer read speeds amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The DVD-R Double Layer read speeds of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the Tecra A50 range from 1x to 8x.

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Quite Slow CD-RW Write Speed

The average CD-RW write speed of portable PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra A50 is 6.8x. When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the CD-RW write speed of, the Tecra A50's CD-RW write speed of only 4 CD-speeds is one of the slowest.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4.0 LE bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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1 Other reason to consider the Toshiba Tecra A50

Released Over Two Years Ago

Toshiba released the Tecra A50 over two years ago.

Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD-RW Write Speed
CD-RW Read Speed
CD-R Write Speed
CD-R Read Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
DisplayPorts Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
ESATA/USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
GPS (satellite)
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Toshiba Reliability Guarantee
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Wi-Fi Certified
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

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19 December 2015

The Toshiba Tecra A50-C is a fit for on-the-go businesspersons who need a solid laptop with an Ethernet jack, optical drive and VGA port. Power users, however, will find it lacking...

Solidly constructed
Diverse array of ports
Well, balanced
Wellbalanced
Small and quiet system fan, quiet keyboard
Awful display
Spongy keys
Poor multi, touch support
Poor multitouch support
Weak outer lid, very inaccurate colors without calibration, low contrast, display backlight could be brighter, no mSATA or M.2 options, small touchpad, no TrackPoint, no keyboard backlight
18 December 2015

The Toshiba Tecra A50-C is a fit for on-the-go businesspersons who need a solid laptop with an Ethernet jack, optical drive and VGA port. Power users, however, will find it lacking...

9 November 2015

In any case, this is business notebook through and through, and so the Tecra A50-C comes loaded with the kinds of enterprise-focused features one might need during a hard day's work. Although this... Read more…

8 October 2015

In review: Toshiba Tecra A50-C1510W10. Test model provided by Toshiba US.The Tecra A50 series is but a shadow of the more expensive and well-regarded Portege series. In order to reach the lower...

11 November 2015

Discret. Toshiba a mis à jour sa gamme Tecra A50 avec la nouvelle branche A50-C. Plus fin et plus léger, l'appareil ne peut malheureusement pas rivaliser avec ses rivaux de chez Dell, HP, ou... Read more…

20 October 2015

Onopvallende verschijning. Toshiba frist zijn betaalbare Tecra A50 serie op met een dunnere en slankere A50-C modellen. Helaas heeft de fabrikant nog een lange weg te gaan om in de zakelijke... Read more…

18 October 2015

Sessiz tav?r. Toshiba makul fiyatl? Tecra A50 serisini yeniliyor. Malesef rakiplerine i? segmentinde yeti?mek için yapaca?? çok ?ey var...

25 September 2013

Toshiba A50-A to w dzisiejszych czasach swoisty ewenement. 15-calowe laptopy o grubo?ci 3,5 cm zdarzaj? si? ju? naprawd? rzadko. Taka konstrukcja pozwala jednak zaproponowa? osobom niewra?liwym na...

20 June 2013

Japo?ski producent twierdzi, ?e najnowszy model z linii Tecra powinien zainteresowa? profesjonalistów. Znajdziemy w nim 15,6-calowy ekran HD oraz procesory z serii Intel Core (z najmocniejszym i7... Read more…

18 October 2015

Atitude discreta. A Toshiba atualizou sua acessível linha Tecra A50 com a série A50-C mais fina e elegante. Infelizmente o fabricante ainda tem um longo caminho a percorrer para alcançar os... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers a50a1d, a50a1e2, a50a1dm, toshiba a50a1, toshiba a50a1d, toshiba a50a1dm, toshiba pt644e058030, toshiba pt644e058030f, toshiba pt644e058030fr
Barcodes 04051528143607, 04051528151718

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