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Toshiba Tecra R940

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Toshiba Tecra R940. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and keyboard. The usability and portability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the touchpad and screen, while the battery and durability get mixed views.

performance, portability, usability, keyboard, price

screen, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Tecra R940 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Toshiba Tecra R940 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on People really like the price and image quality. The battery and portability are also appreciated, but many are less positive about the durability.

performance, portability, battery, image quality, price


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Toshiba Tecra R940 14-inch Laptop (Intel Core i5 3340M 2.7GHz Processor, 4GB RAM, 320GB HDD, DVDRW, LAN, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integrated Graphics, Windo

May, 2016

Expert review by: Manuel Masiero (

Review Toshiba Tecra R940-1FL Notebook


Serious little thing. A 14-inch screen, Intel Core i5-3320M CPU a

Simple business design; Matte display; Good connectivity; Touchpad can be deactivated; Integrated AccuPoint; Stays cool; Low noise levels; Good battery runtimes; No throttling under load

Hard drive instead of SSD; Bad viewing angle stability; Bad speakers; Average display brightness, bad contrast; Insufficient performance for 3D games; High price

The quiet fan, which is only audible under load.

May, 2013

Expert review by: (

Review Toshiba Tecra R940-S9440 Notebook


Sensible productivity. Toshiba's well-rounded Tecra line of business notebooks pursues ergonomic luxury with an understated appearance. Can the R940, with the help of its Ivy Bridge chipset, continue to impress?

Great build quality, Relatively lightweight, High-quality keyboard, Excellent performance with no throttling, Reasonable temperatures, The great build quality, relatively light weight, excellent keyboard, and fast performance make this a serious...

Subpar battery life, LCD lacks brightness and contrast, Middling graphical performance for a dedicated adapter, Touchpad isn't always accurate, Almost entirely plastic construction, Weak speakers, A much better quality LCD (brightness and contrast...

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Matt Hanson (

Toshiba Tecra R940 review


A business laptop with plenty of decent features

Solid outer build ; 7200rpm hard drive ; Good choice of ports ; Lots of business features

Below average screen ; Flex under keyboard ; Low-quality trackpad ; Expensive

The tagline behind the Toshiba Tecra R940 is designed to be a serious business laptop.

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Cliff Joseph (

Toshiba Tecra R940-1JG review - 14in business laptop ticks some boxes


At first glance, the rather nondescript matt-black design of the Toshiba Tecra R940-1JG looks identical to that of its Toshiba stablemate, the Toshiba Portégé R930. It's certainly true that both laptops are aimed at business users, and both ship with...

We’ve seen 14in laptops that weigh around 1.8kg, so the Tecra R940 isn’t the most portable laptop in this category. However, it does provide some of the power and features you need for a desktop replacement machine, while still offering usable battery...

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: Techworld (

Toshiba Tecra R940-1JG


We’ve seen 14in laptops that weigh around 1.8kg, so the Tecra R940 isn’t the most portable laptop in this category. However, it does provide some of the power and features you need for a desktop replacement machine, while still offering usable...

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: John (

Toshiba Tecra R940-1JG


Fast, Light and dependable, second laptop in R range i have owned

Plastic case

May, 2013

Product Specifications


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


Bluetooth:No / 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:WSXGA / WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:NO OS / Windows 7 Professional / Windows 8 / Windows 8 Pro Downgradable


Brand of Graphic Chip:AMD / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):HD GRAPH. 4000 / RADEON HD7570M


Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:HM76 / Unknown
Processor:Core™ i3 / Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I3-3120M / I5-3210M / I5-3230M / I5-3320M / I5-3340M / I7-3520M / I7-3540M