Toshiba® Tecra A8
Discuss the features and performance of Toshiba Tecra A8. What are its technical specifications?
Toshiba Tecra A8 is a good performance notebook PC from Toshiba. Since the processor used here is an Intel Core Duo T2400, it would deliver very nice performance. You could also find the system comes with a full GB of RAM. Because of these reasons, you would find that there is no shortcoming present during its performance. While we talk about sound, it is seen that the built-in sound would perform very well. You would also find that the speakers present are also very loud and clear. On the front side of the laptop, you would also find a handy wheel for volume adjustment. After installing the Operating System, you have to install the drivers for it. Then the system would be in the full working mode.
Following are the features and the specifications of Toshiba Tecra A8:
- Screen features
- Ports and connections
- Technical specifications
It is seen that this notebook PC has got WXGA TruBrite glossy screen. The resolution is about 1280x800. It is an excellent one, very crisp and bright. You would find that there is virtually no leakage and there are also no dead pixels present. The screen is about 15.4 inches and it would then deliver a very good visual experience. There are no screen reflections present. You would also find that the display size is great when you work with more documents and the many Excel spread sheets. The lower end of the screen would come with a matte LCD.
Ports and connections
You would find that almost all ports found in Tecra A8 are arranged along the back edge of the system. It is seen that there are three side by side viz. USB 2.0, Ethernet, and modem ports. You would also find VGA-out, Headphone, and a four-pin FireWire in the system. The head phone and the microphone jacks would also be found along the front edge of the laptop. There is also a volume wheel and the Wi-Fi 'On/off' switch. Then on the left side of the case, there are slots for Type II PC cards and the SD cards. A built-in DVD burner is located at the right side of the case.
In this notebook PC, the processor used is Intel Yonah Core Duo T2400. The default Operating System used is Microsoft Windows XP Professional. In the case of storage, it has got 100 GB SATA hard drive with 5400RPM. The screen is about 15.4" WXGA TruBrite Widescreen with a resolution of 1280 x 800. In the case of memory, the RAM is about 1GB DDR2 SDRAM having 533 MHz. The optical drive present is DVD SuperMulti Drive with CD/DVD burner. The battery is of 6-cell lithium ion. In the case of wireless connection, it would have Intel PRO/Wireless 3945 802.11 a/b/g.