Featured PC – The Toshiba R830

The TOSHIBA R830 Series of laptops boast portability with a 13.3” screen, lightening fast USB 3.0 transfer speeds and a battery life of up to 8hr 55mins! This allows for some serious productivity! To add to the array of features Toshiba have included a TPM chip which allows heightened security features with the installation of Windows Bitlocker – a feature of Windows 7 Enterprise and Ultimate. This is a serious powerhouse in portable computing.



Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-2410M processor

RAM: up to 8 GB

Hard Drive: up to 640 GB

Graphics: Mobile Intel® HD Graphics

Optical Drive: DVD RW

Screen: 13.3 in. \ 1366 x 768

HDMI Out: Yes

IO Ports: HDMI, 2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0

Media Reader: Media Card Reader

Weight: 3.2 lbs. / 1.5 kgs.

Height: 1.1 in. / 2.8 cm

Just to explain – Microsoft is now a (cloud) services and devices company. We’ve always sold Windows as an OS that runs on every PC – now we get to comment on those PCs. This is an awesome ultraportable laptop that includes a built in DVD drive!

Oh, did I mention? – it runs WindowsSmile


Comments (2)

  1. Good point (the guideline price).  Also a link to more details..

    Thanks Diarmuid.


  2. Diarmuid says:

    I like the review idea. A guideline price would be useful too.

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