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Toshiba Tecra A50-A

Toshiba Tecra A50-A 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 2.4GHz 4GB Feb 2014
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
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 you're... More
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12 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

On average Toshiba medium processor cores notebook PCs have good reviews as do all portable PCs produced by Toshiba.

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Tecra A50-A is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years only have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At 2 gigabytes, the Tecra A50-A has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of laptops that were released more than two years ago is 1.7GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 2.7GB.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Tecra A50-A has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Tecra A50-A. The average display diagonal of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 15".

If you want a laptop with a bigger display diagonal then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 7737[plb_2579406_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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Has a Front Camera

The Toshiba Tecra A50-A has a front camera. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were launched more than two years ago also have 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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Tecra A50-A is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity portable PC.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Toshiba Tecra A50-A has a quite big maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Tecra A50-A is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

The Toshiba Tecra A50-A is a six number of battery cells portable PC. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have between one and eight number of battery cellss.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slots

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slots, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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11 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Tecra A50-A does not have a full-size keyboard, although this is within the context that most of the other notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the Tecra A50-A also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as 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.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Tecra A50-A have internal memorys of between 1GB and 16GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Tecra A50-A has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the Tecra A50-A.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Tecra A50-A, the Tecra A50-A does not have a touchscreen.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra A50-A is 0.3MP, the highest is 1,300MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 2.9MP. At only 0.9 megapixels, the Tecra A50-A has a quite low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Tecra A50-A.

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Heavy

At 2.6 kilograms, the Tecra A50-A is quite heavy compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Tecra A50-A. The average weight of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the Tecra A50-A is 2.1kg, and the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg.

We compared all the other 2.6kg heavy portable PCs to this laptop and we think the Lenovo T520[plb_1500745_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity

With a hard drive capacity of only 500 gigabytes, the Tecra A50-A has one of the smaller hard drive capacitys amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The average hard drive capacity of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Tecra A50-A is 590GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4.0 LE bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Tecra A50-A

Released Over Three Years Ago

This medium processor cores notebook PC has been on the market for over three years.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.4 gigahertz, the Tecra A50-A has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Toshiba Tecra A50-A has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops of a similar age and type to it.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Toshiba Tecra A50-A has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Tecra A50-A has a relatively typical battery life (max) (6 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the Tecra A50-A.

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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 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
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
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
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 Ports
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
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
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
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
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers a50a17, a50a15, a50a17p, a50a15r, a50a17l, apple i34000, apple a50a15, apple i34000m, apple a50a15r, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabite, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitet, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabiteth, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethe, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitether, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethern, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitetherne, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethernet, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethernetl, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethernetla, apple a50a15rnetworkcardgigabitethernetlan
Barcodes 04051528120349, 04051528121377, 04051528123975

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