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The Toshiba Tecra R850 Series is a high-end series of business laptops similar to the Toshiba Tecra R840 Series.

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battery time is very good, can often get 8.5 hours out of it

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solid build quality, case doesn't flex or bend

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full numeric keypad makes working with spreadsheets much easier

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relatively light weight, easy to carry around with one hand

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brushed metal finish looks professional and sophisticated

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Cons

ships with a large collection of bloatware that needs to be uninstalled for best performance

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space bar is shortened, takes some getting used to

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The Toshiba Tecra R850 Series is a high-end series of business laptops similar to the Toshiba Tecra R840 Series. The R850 Series differs from the R840 Series in a few key areas: display size (15.6" displays rather than 14"), cooling (the R850 Series lacks the R840 Series' Airflow Cooling) and keyboard layout as the R850 Series offers a full 10-key numpad while the R840 Series does not. Otherwise, the two series of laptops sport similar features, including AMD graphics options, Sandy Bridge processors, USB 3.0 and a durable design.

The Tecra R850 Series' Sandy Bridge processors offer high levels of performance while draining less battery power than first-generation Intel Core i chips. Each of the Tecra R850 Series' laptops sport a 15.6" LED-backlit display, ensuring greater contrast than typical LCD displays while consuming less battery life. Meanwhile, the Tecra R850 Series sports a fiberglass-reinforced casing for increased rigidity and durability as well as EasyGuard technology for protection against spills and bumps.

Features
  • 4 models: the Tecra R850-S8540, R850-S8510, R850-S8520 and the R850-S8530
  • Intel Core i Sandy Bridge processors
  • USB 3.0
  • Full 10-key numpad
  • Ultra-Durable construction - fiber-glass reinforced chassis, EasyGuard technology
  • Extremely portable and lightweight (most systems weigh about 5 lbs.)
  • AMD graphics options
  • 15.6" LED-backlit displays
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