Smart balance of power, portability and price
Display and Design
The Toshiba Satellite S40-B X0412 sports a 14-inch HD Clear SuperView LED backlit which offers pretty sharp and rich viewing experience with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a unique silver coloured outfit which looks stylish and can be easily carried around thanks to a thickness of 19.3mm and a weight of just 1.8kg.
Processor and OS
Doing duty under the hood is a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 processor belonging to the fourth generation and based on HM76 Express chipset. It is assisted by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM slots. It manages rich games and videos with the integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It runs on 64 bit Windows 8 Professional OS, made typically for business.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite S40-B X0412 accounts for the video calling needs of the user with a webcam and inbuilt microphone. The 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5,400rpm provide sufficient space for creating a library of files. The dual Harman Kardon speakers and DTS Sound technology provide powerful and vibrant audio quality while watching movies and playing basic games.
Battery and Connectivity
The Toshiba Satellite S40-B X0412 sips juice from a 4 cell Li-ion battery which guarantees up to 6 hours of uninterrupted service. On the connectivity front, the laptop supports features like Ethernet port, WLAN, two USB 3.0 slots, digital media reader, HDMI out, one USB 3.0 slot and Bluetooth v4.0.
The Toshiba Satellite S40-B X0412 is an ideal business friendly laptop for those who are looking for a powerful device at a decent price. It looks stylish, has an impressive weight and carries a powerful processor. The powerful battery backup makes it more lucrative.