Toshiba Tecra A8-EZ8512 Specs

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Toshiba Tecra A8-EZ8512

Part Number: PTA83U-0F304U

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino Duo
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
  • Notebook type
    Budget, Mid-size laptops (6-7.5 lbs.)
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Toshiba

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 2 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    667 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 945GM Express

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    2 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    533 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-4200
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 512 MB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    1 GB
  • Rated Memory Speed
    533 MHz

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM fixed
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x(CD)/8x(DVD-R)/2x(DVD+R)/2x(DVD-R DL)/2.4x(DVD+R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    16x (CD) / 4x (DVD±RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
  • Type
    portable

Memory

  • RAM
    1 GB (2 x 512 MB)
  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    533 MHz / PC2-4200 - 533 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Display

  • Resolution
    1280 x 800 (WXGA)
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    39.1 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    WXGA

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    EPA Energy Star, RoHS
  • Humidity Range Operating
    20 - 80%
  • Max Altitude Operating
    9842.5 ft

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    80 GB

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    256 MB
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers

Input

  • Type
    AccuPoint, keyboard, touchpad

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD SuperMulti DL
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM
  • Form Factor
    fixed

Processor

  • CPU Type
    Core 2 Duo
  • Processor Number
    T5500
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    1.66 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • CNET Labs: Battery drain test / Video playback
    103
  • Capacity
    4400 mAh
  • Cells
    6-cell
  • Technology
    lithium ion

Card Reader

  • Type
    card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    SD Memory Card

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    2 x memory (0 free)
    1 x PC Card (1 free)
  • Interfaces
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone mono 3.5 mm
    1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - line-in - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - line-out - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) 4 pin FireWire
    3 x USB 2.0 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x docking / port replicator 240 pin docking
  • Memory Card Reader
    Yes (SD Card)

Header

  • Brand
    Toshiba
  • Product Line
    Toshiba Tecra
  • Model
    A8-EZ8512
  • Country Kits
    United States
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG

System

  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino Duo
  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    80 GB
  • Embedded Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip
  • Security Devices
    fingerprint reader

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    titanium silver
  • Security
    Trusted Platform Module (TPM 1.2) Security Chip, fingerprint reader
  • Features
    Toshiba EasyGuard, administrator password, hard drive I/O control, power-on password, security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
  • Compliant Standards
    ACPI, Plug and Play, RoHS, VESA DPMS

Software

  • Microsoft Office Preloaded
    Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.5 in
  • Depth
    10.6 in
  • Height
    1.5 in

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    667 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Mobile Intel 945GM Express

Environmental Standards

  • ENERGY STAR Certified
    Yes

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.39 lbs

Power

  • Min Operating Temperature
    41 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Type
    Adobe Acrobat Reader, Drivers & Utilities, Toshiba Extended Tiles for Windows Mobility Center, Toshiba Game Console, Toshiba Management Console, Toshiba PC Diagnostic Tool, Toshiba Recovery DiskCreator, Toshiba Security Assist, Toshiba Speech System, Toshiba Value Added Package, Toshiba Zooming Utility, UPEK Protector Suite QL, Infineon TPM Professional Package 2.0, Ulead DVD MovieFactory for Toshiba, WinDVD, Yahoo! Music Jukebox, McAfee Internet Security Suite (Trial), Microsoft Windows Media Player 11, Sun Java 2 Runtime Environment, Toshiba Assist, Toshiba Bluetooth Stack, Toshiba ConfigFree, Toshiba Disc Creator

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    8 MB
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    256 MB

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Toshiba