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The Toshiba Tecra R840 Series is a series of high-end business laptops similar to the Toshiba Portege R830 Series.

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graphics processing is good enough for some light gaming duties

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comes with a good range of connection options, works with everything

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very light weight considering the size of the screen, easy to carry around

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runs cool all the time, can sit it on your lap comfortably

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handles multiple applications and browser windows all at once without any major lag

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has a nice large screen area, gives you lots of space to work with

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hinge wears out and starts to feel like it isn't sitting straight when you open it

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The Toshiba Tecra R840 Series is a series of high-end business laptops similar to the Toshiba Portege R830 Series. The R840 Series offers a few improvements over the R830 Series, namely: fiberglass-reinforced chassis (as opposed to magnesium), 14" displays (over 13.3" screens on the R830 Series) as well as AMD graphics options. Otherwise, the two series of laptops sport similar features, including Sandy Bridge processor options and an Airflow Cooling System.

The Tecra R840 Series' fiber-glass reinforced chassis feature a unique honeycomb structure for increased durability and rigidity while EasyGuard technology protects from spills and bumps. Its Sandy Bridge processor options provide the Tecra R840 Series with competent to excellent performance, depending on the exact processor, while ensuring greater battery life than with previous generation Intel Core i chips. Meanwhile, the Tecra R840 Series' Airflow Cooling System ensures optimal performance and system stability.

  • 4 models: the Tecra R840-S8440, R840-S8430, R840-S8410 and R840-S8420
  • Intel Core i Sandy Bridge processors
  • USB 3.0
  • Unique Airflow Cooling system
  • Ultra-Durable construction - fiber-glass reinforced chassis, EasyGuard technology
  • Extremely portable and lightweight (most systems weigh about 4 lbs.)
  • AMD graphics options
  • 14" LED-backlit displays
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