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Toshiba - Toshiba Tecra A50-EC Series 8th gen A50-EC-179 Black Notebook, Intel Core i5 Kaby Lake Quad Core i5-8250U 1.6Ghz with Turbo Boost up to 3.4Ghz 6MB L3 Cache Processor, 8192MB (8GB) DDR4-2400 SO-Dimm Memory (1x8192), Supports 32GB Max Mem, 2 Memory slots, 256GB SSD Solid State Hard Drive, DVD Super Multi Writer optical drive, 15.6" FULL HD (1920 x 1080 resolution) Non Gloss Type LED Backlit Display, Intel UHD Graphics 620, 802.11ac Wireless Lan, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth, Webcam, 4 Cell Battery, Full Size Keyboard with Numpad, 1x USB Type-C with Display Port and Power Delivery, 3x USB 3.1, HDMI output, VGA output, SD Card Reader, 2 kg, Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64 bit, 3 Year On-site warranty, ©2019
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Engineered with experience
Built on more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing premium laptops, you and the Tecra A50-EC are the perfect match. Designed for long-lasting versatility, whilst remaining professional with a slim appearance and a subtle yet distinct design, the A50-EC strikes the balance between exterior durability and interior performance.

The Tecra standard
Fulfil your users business requirements with high performance and reliability. With the power of up to the latest 8th Generation Intel Core processors, non-reflective screen and backlit keyboard, users can stay productive from the start of the day right through to its end. And inside, the premium components meet the high standard of quality for which the Tecra series is renowned.

Connected to your business
The Tecra A50-EC enables you to output your content to a 4K Ultra HD or to two FHD screens using the optional USB-C dock. You can extend the laptop's viewing capacity across external displays - ideal for working on multiple documents at once, or sharing presentations with colleagues. What's more, the built-in USB Type-C slot offers fast connectivity, as well as Display Port and Power Delivery, so you can connect, share and produce your best work at speed.

Security and reliability from dynabook
Spill and drop resistant, the Tecra A50-EC is designed to withstand the challenges of mobile usage, as proven during the H.A.L.T. (Highly Accelerated Life Test) to which the device is subjected. Inside, the 3D HDD Impact Sensor protects the storage HDD / SSD in the event of physical damage, keeping your business-critical data intact. When it comes to accessing the device, the optional fingerprint reader and face authentication camera increase both your level of security, and your peace of mind.

Easy to use, easy to manage
The Tecra A50-EC's dual point functionality and backlit keyboard make it easy to use for individual workers. And the built-in management capability means your IT department can stay in control too. Manage a single Tecra A50-EC or an entire fleet, thanks to a number of features that enable remote control and network-based management. The integrated high-speed Gigabit LAN facilitates rapid delivery of patches from an SCCM infrastructure, while the WMI-enabled bios allows the same SCCM system to remotely manage and configure all settings.


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Specifications and features
Laptop Product Code A50-EC-179spacer
Processortype : 8th generation Intel Core i5-8250U processor
clock speed : 1.60/3.40 GHz
3rd level cache : 6 MB
Operating System / PlatformWindows 10 Pro 64-bit
Design Colourcolour : Graphite Black
System memorystandard : 8,192 MB
maximum expandability : 32,768 MB
technology : DDR4 RAM (2400MHz)
Solid State Drivecapacity : 256 GB
interface : M.2 SATA
Displaysize : 39.6cm (15.6")
type : Full HD TFT non-reflective High Brightness eDP display with LED sidelighting and 16 : 9 aspect ratio
internal resolution : 1,920 x 1,080
Graphics adaptertype : Intel UHD Graphics 620
memory type : shared
Interfaces1 x external Headphone (stereo) / Microphone combo socket
1 x HDMI-out supporting 1080p signal format
1 x RGB
1 x RJ-45
1 x SD card slot (SD, SDHC, SDXC supporting UHS-I, MMC)
1 x integrated 0.9MP HD Web Camera (1,280 x 720) with built-in dual microphone
1 x USB Type-C with Display Port and Power Delivery capabilities, supporting 1 x external monitor.
3 x USB 3.1 (one supporting USB Sleep-and-Charge with Auto mode detection)
Expansion2 x memory slots
Wireless communicationCompliancy : Wi-Fi
Network Support : 802.11ac+agn
Manufacturer : Intel
Wireless Technology : Wireless LAN
Version : Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265
Manufacturer : Intel
Wireless Technology : Bluetooth 4.2
Version : 4.2
Wired communicationtopology : Gigabit Ethernet LAN
speed : 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T
Sound systemsupported audio format : 24-bit stereo
speakers : built-in stereo speakers, enhanced by DTS Studio Sound
KeyboardKeys : 102
special features : Black tile backlit keyboard and 10-digit numeric keypad with AccuPoint
Pointing devicetype : DualPoint (Accupoint + SecurePad with fingerprint reader)
Batterytechnology : lithium-ion, 4 cell
maximum life : up to 10h30min (MobileMark 2014 running Windows 10)
MobileMark is a trademark of Business Applications Performance Corporation.
AC adapterinput voltage : autosensing AC adapter (100/240 V) for worldwide usage
output voltage : 19 V
output current : 2.37 A
Physical dimensionsW x L x H : 379 x 258 x 24.05 mm
weight : starting at 2 kg
Bundled hardwareAC adapter
Bundled softwareDTS Sound
Microsoft Office - 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers
Security featuresuser password
supervisor password
HDD password on request
slot for Secure Cable Lock
Fingerprint Reader
3D Acceleration sensor
Advanced Encryption (TPM 2.0)
Special featuresENERGY STAR qualified computer
CertificationThe manufacturer declares that this product complies with the following directives and regulations for the CE-marking. Responsible for CE marking is Dynabook Europe GmbH, Hammfelddamm 8, 41460 Neuss, Germany.

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