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Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R


Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R
Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R
Intel Core i5-6200U 2 x 2.3 - 2.8 GHz, Skylake
Graphics adapter
14.00 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: no
1.9 kg ( = 67.02 oz / 4.19 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
900 Euro



Average Score: 81.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 98%, performance: 84%, features: 80%, display: 88% mobility: 70%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 100%

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R

Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R
Source: e-media - Heft 10/2016 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 09/01/2016
86% Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R
Source: PC Welt German DE→EN version
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/21/2016
Rating: Total score: 86% performance: 94% features: 86% display: 82% mobility: 74% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 100%
77% 14-Zoll-Laptop der Spitzenklasse
Source: German DE→EN version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/29/2016
Rating: Total score: 77% price: 98% performance: 74% features: 74% display: 94% mobility: 66% ergonomy: 70%


Model: The Toshiba Satellite Pro A40-C-13R is a business laptop designed for office productivity on the go. The laptop is agile, light, built to last and backed by Toshiba's reliability guarantee. It runs on Windows 7 Professional edition that is available through the downgrade rights from Windows 10 Pro edition. The laptop is powered by a 2.3 GHz Intel Core i5-6200U processor, 8 GB DDR3-1600 RAM and an Intel HD Graphics 520 graphic card. It also has a 256 GB Solid State Disk from Toshiba for storage space.

Its non-reflective 14-inch Toshiba Full HD TFT High Brightness uses IPS technology and LED backlight and features an aspect ratio of 16:9. Images and text are displayed pleasantly sharp. Moreover, a DVD Super Multi drive with double layer is included. Furthermore, it provides three USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port, an VGA port, a RJ-45 port, a headphone / microphone combo jack, an SD card slot and an integrated 2-MP Full HD camera with built-in dual microphone. The laptop weighs 1.95 kg and its battery life can last up to 4.5 hours in a WiFi test and up to almost seven hours during normal office tasks.

Intel HD Graphics 520: Integrated GPU (GT2) with 24 EUs found on some Skylake CPU models (15 W ULV series).

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

6200U: Skylake-based ULV dual-core processor for thin notebooks and ultrabooks. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 520 GPU and is manufactured in 14 nm.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.9 kg:

This weight is typical for very old and big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal; nowadays, rather typical for 15 inch laptops.

Toshiba: Toshiba Corporation is a multinational conglomerate manufacturing company, headquartered in Japan. The company's main business is in Infrastructure, Consumer Products, and Electronic devices and components. Toshiba-made Semiconductors are among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders. Toshiba is one of the biggest international notebook-manufacturer. There exist many reviews for Toshiba models.

Toshiba is not present in the smartphone sector. As laptop manufacturer, Toshiba still had 6.6% of world market share in 2014. However it fell to only 1.6% in 2016, making only for the 8th place.

81.5%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum, 2016-03-31 (Update: 2016-03-31)