Toshiba Tecra R840



The Toshiba Tecra R840 in particular is about 25% thinner and 20% lighter than its predecessor, the Tecra M11. It features a Core i5-5250M processor, an AMD Radeon HD 6450M 1GB, 4GB of DDR3 1333MHz RAM and 320GB 7200RPM HDD, it also includes webcam, mic, facial recognition and a Six-cell battery with 7.16 to 10.10-hour autonomy.
Toshiba Tecra R840

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By TechRadar on 80

Toshiba's Tecra range strikes a fine balance between consumer and business laptops. The Tecra R840-11E offers tons of business features and great performance in a light and slim body, but at a price that isn't out of grasp for the average...

By NotebookCheck on 83

Toshiba has created a conveniently small and light business laptop with the Tecra R840-11E. The black magnesium case's workmanship is exemplary. Neither the display bezel nor any other parts can be depressed on the Tecra R840-11E. The Core i5...

By IT PRO on 83

Apart from the slightly larger screen, there’s very little to differentiate the Tecra R840 from the 13in competition. Thankfully, it excels in many other areas, including performance, battery life and connectivity. If you don’t mind carrying...

By Expert Reviews on 100

A fantastic business machine that doesn’t sacrifice performance or functionality for portability or battery life...

By CNET UK on 80

The 14-inch Toshiba Tecra R840-11E is a good option if you need a laptop for work purposes. It has a great keyboard, plenty of grunt, and it's small and light enough to comfortably carry...

By Computeractive on 80

Despite the high price, this laptop is worth buying if you need a small size and lots of computing power...

By on 80

The Tecra R840-12F is a fantastic PC that matches good business features with a high-end processor, Windows 7 Professional and excellent security options. It's let down only by the high price and somewhat uninspiring...

By ZDNet Australia on 85

The Tecra R840 is the perfect mid-range laptop, which, despite supplying adequate power, doesn't sacrifice on battery...

By LaptopMag on 70

Among all of the available 14-inch business notebooks, the Toshiba Tecra R840 is one of the sleekest money can buy. It has a slim and smart-looking design, a bright display, and good performance for the price. Just don't expect great sound. While...

International Review By on 90

Este equipo cuenta con una configuración más que suficiente para todo lo que podamos necesitar en el ámbito de la productividad, y la autonomía ronda sin problemas las 6-7 horas de uso continuo si sabemos administrar bien los...

International Review By Betabuzz on 72

Mit dem Toshiba Tecra R840-11E erscheint ein überraschend gutes Business-Notebook im handlichen 14-Zoll-Format. Verarbeitung, Anwendungsperformance und Reisetauglichkeit stehen auf „grün“. Lediglich beim Bildschirm scheinen die...

International Review By Notebookjournal on 80

Das Toshiba Tecra R840-11E ist ein portables Notebook für Businessanwender mit gehobenem Anspruch an Design und Leistung. „Schlank, mobil und leistungsstark“ ist dieses Notebook laut Toshiba – alles Attribute, die nach dem...

International Review By on

Das Toshiba Tecra R840-11E ist ein Notebook für Business-Nutzer mit hohen Ansprüchen, es ist hochwertig verarbeitet, wobei Toshibas einzigartige innere Wabenstruktur und das innovative Airflow-Cooling-System zu erwähnen sind. Zu den...

International Review By Netzwelt on

Gut und teuer Das Toshiba Tecra R840-11E bietet sich mit seiner Ausstattung - wie dem matten Bildschirm und dem UMTS-Modul - vor allem als Arbeitsgerät für unterwegs an. Als größte Schwachstelle erweist sich der hohe Preis, so dass...