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Toshiba Tecra Z50 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.1GHz 16GB 256GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

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With the super thin and light Tecra Z50-A laptop, you can see more on the 39.6 cm (15.6") non-reflective screen, do more with powerful Intel Core processors - and achieve more using full-size... More
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16 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Toshiba portable PCs and also specifically for Toshiba medium processor cores portable PCs and found that in both cases Toshiba had good ratings compared to other brands.

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

The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Tecra Z50 is 750MHz, the fastest is 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 950MHz. At 1,100 megahertz, the Toshiba Tecra Z50 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were released one year ago.

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Very Big Internal Memory

The average internal memory of laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Tecra Z50 is 6.3GB, and the internal memorys range from 2GB to 16GB. With an internal memory of 16 gigabytes, the Tecra Z50 has a very big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Tecra Z50.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Tecra Z50 has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it. Most medium processor cores portable PCs that were released one year ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

An Intel Core i7 processor family is in fact the best processor family amongst all medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the Tecra Z50.

The worst processor family amongst similar types of laptop is AMD E.

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SSD Storage Media

The Tecra Z50 has an SSD storage media which is better than the HDD storage media found on most medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it. 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 laptop's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium across all medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra Z50.

An HDD storage media is the worst storage medium amongst comparable types of laptop.

We compared this portable PC to all the other portable PCs that have an SSD storage media and we think the DELL Latitude 12 E7250 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Tecra Z50 has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the Tecra Z50.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Toshiba Tecra Z50 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Tecra Z50.

The worst display resolution across similar types of laptop is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Front Camera

The Tecra Z50 has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Tecra Z50 also have a front camera.

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Very Fast Processor Boost Frequency

Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra Z50 the processor boost frequencys range from 2GHz to 3.7GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 2.9GHz. With a processor boost frequency of 3.3 gigahertz, the Toshiba Tecra Z50 has one of the fastest processor boost frequencys amongst portable PCs of this age.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Fairly High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

At 2 megapixels, the Tecra Z50 has a quite high front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Tecra Z50. The average front camera resolution (numeric) of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the Tecra Z50 is 1MP, and the front camera resolution (numeric)s range from 0.3MP to 2MP.

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Quite Big Processor Cache

The Toshiba Tecra Z50 has one of the bigger processor caches (4 megabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest processor cache of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Tecra Z50 is 1MB and the biggest is 6MB.

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Windows 8 Optional Operating System Supplied

This portable PC has a Windows 8.1 Pro optional operating system supplied, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The Toshiba Tecra Z50 has a quite big battery capacity (Watt hours) (60 watt-hours) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Tecra Z50. The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 45Wh, and the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 23Wh to 120Wh.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The Toshiba Tecra Z50 has a fairly bright display brightness (300 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Tecra Z50. The dimmest display brightness of comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Tecra Z50 is 200 cd/m² and the brightest is 1,200 cd/m².

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At only 200 megahertz, the Tecra Z50 has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. Medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the Tecra Z50 have on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of between 100MHz and 650MHz.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the portable PCs that have been around for more than a year the maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys range from 1.7GB to 16GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of only 1.74 gigabytes, the Tecra Z50 has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The Tecra Z50 has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 256 gigabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The total storage capacitys of comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Tecra Z50 range from 32GB to 2TB.

If this laptop total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo B50-45 (320GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most comparable spec portable PCs that are a similar age to the Tecra Z50 do not have a touchscreen. The Tecra Z50 is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Tecra Z50 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4.0 LE bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Tecra Z50

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Processor Frequency

The Tecra Z50 has a relatively average processor frequency (2.1 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Tecra Z50 has a fairly standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the Tecra Z50.

If this notebook PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the HP ENVY 17 (17.3" and higher rated).

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Average Battery Life (max)

The Tecra Z50 has a relatively typical battery life (max) (8 hours) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 1.8 kilograms, the Tecra Z50 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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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 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 (64-Bit)
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 Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Display Response Rise/fall
Display Brightness
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
Display Surface
Display Number of Colours
HD Type
Video
External Video Modes Refresh Rate (max)
External Video Modes Non-Interlaced Resolution With Max. Refresh Rate
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter OpenGL 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
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
4G
4G Standard
WWAN
3G Standards
2G Standards
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
SIM Card Support
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge Ports
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
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
LAN/VGA Combo Port
Number of SATA III Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
GPS (satellite)
Accelerometer
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Keyboard Backlit
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Optional Operating System Supplied
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Recovery Operating System
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® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
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
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
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)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Toshiba Reliability Guarantee
Power Cord Included
Manual
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
Internal Modem
Internal Video Mode, Resolution

1 Award

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Expert Reviews

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22 April 2016

Although it offers a colorful full-HD screen and decent Core i7 performance, the Tecra Z50 gets outclassed by competing business notebooks...

14 July 2014

In review: Toshiba Tecra Z50 A-12K. Review sample courtesy of Toshiba Germany. Toshiba's Tecra Z50 A-12K makes an even more complete impression than the smaller Tecra Z40 A-147 model. Firstly, it...

9 June 2014

This capable business laptop has plenty of extra features, but doesn't get it quite right when it comes to the screen and touchpad...

The Toshiba Tecra Z50-A1503 has design flair with a slim chassis and an attractive metal exterior. It's a powerful business laptop at a premium price...

17 April 2014

The Toshiba Tecra Z50-A1503 has design flair with a slim chassis and an attractive metal exterior. It's a powerful business laptop at a premium price...

24 July 2014

Parfait pour le bureau. Un collaborateur des plus intéressants vient d'entrer dans le bureau. Son nom ? Toshiba Tecra Z50 A-12K. Il est fin et ne souffre d'aucune chauffe notable. Les grands... Read more…

17 July 2014

Geschikt voor het kantoor. Een knapperd met de naam Toshiba Tecra Z50 A-12K heeft zijn intrede gemaakt in het kantoor. Hij is slank en blijft altijd cool. Zouden de bazen hem zo snel mogelijk een... Read more…

21 July 2015

Toshiba Tecra Z50-A-11C, özellikle 15.6 inç kategorisinde ta??nabilirlik ve performans? en iyi ?ekilde sunan bilgisayarlar aras?nda. Hatta siz bunlara bir de sa?laml?k ekleyin. Bize göre tek...

Great magnesium chassis
Decent stiffness
Fairly light and thin
Low power consumption
Good performance
Slightly too inaccurate ClickPad
Battery not accessible from the rear
Screen's brightness drops in battery mode
Yellow hues overemphasized
Keyboard with too little feedback

Ofis için ideal. Ofise güzel görünümlü bir laptop giriyor: Toshiba Tecra Z50 A-12K. ?nce ve her daim serinkanl?. Patron kadroda bir yer açmal? m??

31 December 2014

Toshiba Tecra Z50-A-15P to bardzo dobrze wykonany i wyposa?ony laptop, który ?wietnie sprawdzi si? jako narz?dzie pracy. Jego wydajno?? w zupe?no?ci wystarczy do codziennych zada?. Wygodna...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers z50a10, z50a12, z50a17, z50a18, z50a17t, z50a18d, z50a10n, z50a12k, toshiba z50c12, toshiba z50c12f, toshiba p237854, toshiba p237854p
Barcodes 04051528102741, 04051528107685, 04051528107692, 04051528112627, 04051528123845, 04051528143119, 04051528151602, 04051528151619, 04051528233582

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