The Toshiba Satellite L40 laptop lives up to the expectation. This is a balancing device for both gamers and casual users. However, an external graphic card would have been made it a better deal.
Display and design
The Toshiba Satellite L40-A X010 comes with a 14.0-inches, 1,366 x 768 px display, which looks awesome. With the dimensions of 340 x 234 x 24.1 mm, this Satellite model is compact, and lightweight at around 2 kg. Outer framework is made of solid aluminium and feels very safe. HD Clear SuperView LED Backlit display is eye catching and gives it a premium feel.
Processor and memory
The Toshiba Satellite L40 laptop is equipped with 2.7GHz Intel Core i5 3rd Gen processor, which can process many tasks at once without showing any signs of fatigue. All the graphic processes are handled by integrated Intel graphic driver. It has a RAM of 4 GB (DDR), and comes with 2 slots for increasing RAM capacity. You can store up to 750 GB data on your Satellite L40. All in all, machinery in this laptop is same as other laptops in similar price range, and it serves this purpose remarkably well. Multitasking on this laptop is smooth, and works without any lags.
Operating System and multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite L40-A X0110 operates on Microsoft Windows 8 (64 bit) operating system. This operating system is the latest offering from software giant, Microsoft. ItÂs a very user friendly and trusted OS, best for both newbieÂs and experienced users. For Skype and other chatting purposes, it is furnished with 1.3MP web camera. In addition to that, it has a DVD-RW optical drive, and Onkya speakers with DTS Sound technology.
Battery and price
Toshiba has powered this device with 6 li-on cell battery, which gives a back-up time of more than 5 hours. It comes with a special power saving mode for long uses.