Efficient but affordable
Display and Design
The Toshiba Satellite Pro B40-A P0010 poses an HD LED backlit TFT display featuring Clear SuperView technology which adjusts the colors and intensity of the display as per the ambience to give the ideal viewing experience. The resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels can make texts look a bit larger than usual and pictures unclear.
Despite being packed in a 32.5mm thick black body which definitely looks chunky, it has a weight of just 2kg. The package has been spotted with a flat keyboard and a typical touchpad as the input features.
Processor and OS
On the inside, the notebook is configured with an Intel Pentium 2020M processor from the 3rd generation family which is built on the HM76 Express chipset and clocked at a speed of 2.4GHz. The CPU is supported by a RAM of just 2GB operating at 1600MHz and expandable up to 8GB for better performance. The presence of Intel HD 4000 graphics card handles high resolution pictures and videos quite proficiently. The Toshiba Satellite Pro B40-A P0010 is loaded with DOS for managing the software platform.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite Pro B40-A P0010 features a webcam for handling basic video call needs and 500GB Serial ATA hard disk functioning at 5400 rpm to provide space for storing files. You can even use the powerful 8X DVD Super Multi Drive for storing info on CDs and DVDs.
With the stereo speakers functioning on Toshiba Audio Enhancement technology, you can create the perfect ambience while watching videos and playing games.
Battery and Connectivity
The notebook is packed with a 6 cell Li-ion battery for running the show. It can be connected through options like Ethernet, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB 3.0 port, digital media reader and HDMI out.
In case you are looking for a low end laptop which has all the basic features to support basic computing needs, the Toshiba Satellite Pro B40-A P0010 is worth considering. With a sharp HD panel and a sound processor under the hood, the gadget performs quite well, although the RAM can be a bit slow.