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Toshiba Tecra R840-199

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Toshiba Tecra R840-199. The average rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the battery and price. Opinions are divided on the screen, while many are less positive about the image quality and design.

performance, price, battery

keyboard, design, image quality

On average, users rate this product 53/100 and experts rate this product 76/100.

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Consumer review by: N/A (

Faulty laptop


Other than the keyboard, the laptop works fine

The keyboard doesn't work properly, while I'm typing the cursor jumps back so I end up writing in the middle of a paragraph. At first I thought it was user error, but now I'm sure something is wrong. Course now it just slipped by my 90 day warranty, so...

May, 2015

Consumer review by: NP (

Toshiba Refurbs


should be pictures of scratches, etc.

Cost is average

Screws missing, was taken off, dirty for the price ; rather buy slower new. dell refurbs are much better

Feb, 2015

Consumer review by: Dennis (



Compared to my five-year old Tecra M5, there are several things that are disappointing - Doesn't have a wheel for volume control, must use keyboard. Keys seem further apart and must be pressed harder to register and some keys (like delete) are in...


Consumer review by: Bernard (

Toshiba Tecra R840-199


Complete functionality for business purpose but also good for some entertainment (Picture, music, video, etc)

None as yet

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Embedded 3G/4G:3G / No
Embedded UMTS:No / Yes
Fingerprint Reader: Yes
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Professional


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel ® HD Graphics 3000


Chipset Brand:Unknown
Chipset Type:Unknown
Processor:Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I5-2520M / I7-2640M