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Toshiba Adds 7th Generation Intel Processors to Mobile Solutions Portfolio

January 24, 2017 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Toshiba’s Client Solutions Division (CSD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the addition of the 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processors to its line of high-performance, business-class mobile computing devices. The Toshiba Windows-based notebooks now available with Intel’s newest processors are the 13.3-inch Portege A30, 14-inch Tecra A40 and Tecra C40 as well as the 15.6-inch Tecra A50, Tecra C50 and the Tecra Z50. The adoption of this Intel technology promises to deliver advancements in security, performance, productivity, manageability and streamlined connectivity.

Portégé® A30
The Portégé® A30 laptop is a compact 13.3-inch laptop that delivers the enterprise performance users require, with the price and performance value modern budgets demand. Further boosting productivity, the Portégé A30 includes a built-in optical drive1, docking capability, a user-removable battery, a wide variety of storage options, plus a touchpad and Accupoint® pointing system. Toshiba is so confident in the laptop’s reliability; select models of the Portege A30 will include the Toshiba Quality Replacement Guarantee2. Under this guarantee, Toshiba will replace the unit with a new laptop if the LCD panel, hard drive, memory or system board fails within the first year of ownership.

Tecra A40 & Tecra A50
Toshiba’s Tecra® A40 (14-inch display) and Tecra A50 (15.6-inch display) are the company’s mainstream laptops that provide enterprise-class performance at an affordable price point. Both notebooks feature built-in optical drives, docking capabilities, touchpad and Accupoint® pointing systems, as well as a wide variety of hard drive and storage options to give professionals with everything needed for enhanced on-the-go productivity. These notebooks are equipped with vibrant HD displays, spill-resistant, backlit keyboards3, user-replaceable batteries with excellent battery life ratings to provide hours of productivity for work in any setting. Select models of the Tecra A40 and Tecra A50 will include the Toshiba Quality Replacement Guarantee.

Tecra C40 & Tecra C50
As entry-level notebooks, the Tecra C40 (14-inch display) and Tecra C50 (15.6-inch display) deliver the essential features professionals want—all at a budget-friendly price. These notebooks feature a collection of productivity essentials, like a built-in optical drives, user-replaceable batteries and the essential ports and connections. In addition, these laptops also offer vibrant displays, spill-resistant keyboards and smart touchpads. To deliver the full confidence of worry-free computing, this laptop offers the legendary tradition of Tecra quality and reliability, backed by Toshiba’s Quality Replacement Guarantee.

Tecra Z50
Sleek, light and extremely portable, the Tecra® Z50 is a high-performance and premium notebook with a generous 15.6-inch display for those who need a desktop replacement. The Tecra Z50 combines the smart, durable styling with the power and IT manageability of the 7th generation Intel® Core™ processors with vPro™ technology and advanced security measures. Input and navigation are comfortably simple with a contoured, spill-resistant and full-size, LED-backlit keyboard with numeric keypad, an Accupoint® pointing device and a smart, dual-point click pad with Windows® gesture support. For added durability, the Tecra Z50 incorporates an aluminum LCS cover, plus a shock-absorbing design for more protection during the mobile workday.

Common Docking and Accessories
The Portege A30, Tecra A40, Tecra A50 and Tecra Z50 all share a common docking port and accessories, including power adapters and port replicators, making it easier for IT managers to purchase, deploy and manage these devices for their companies.

Pricing and Availability
These new notebooks will be available at and from the company’s network of resellers. In addition to standard configurations, the notebooks with the 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processors are also available with wide variety of Build-to-Order (BTO) options including memory, storage, display and security capabilities.

About Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (TAIS)
Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of six business units: Client Solutions Division, Digital Display Division, Branded Storage Division, Imaging Systems Division, Telecommunication Systems Division, and Industrial Solutions & Services Division. Together, these divisions provide digital products, services and solutions, including award-winning notebook computers, tablets, branded storage products, digital display solutions and cloud services; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing markets; IP business telephone systems with unified communications, collaboration and mobility applications; and IoT solutions development, data analytics and IT services. TAIS provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of products in the United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. For more information on TAIS visit

About Toshiba Corporation
Toshiba Corporation, a Fortune Global 500 company, channels world-class capabilities in advanced electronic and electrical product and systems into three focus business fields: Energy that sustains everyday life, that is cleaner and safer; Infrastructure that sustains quality of life; and Storage that sustains the advanced information society. Guided by the principles of The Basic Commitment of the Toshiba Group, “Committed to People, Committed to the Future”, Toshiba promotes global operations and is contributing to the realization of a world where generations to come can live better lives. Founded in Tokyo in 1875, today’s Toshiba is at the heart of a global network of 550 consolidated companies employing 188,000 people worldwide, with annual sales surpassing 5.6 trillion yen (US$50 billion). (As of March 31, 2016.) To find out more about Toshiba, visit

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  1. Optical Drive. Copy Protection technology may prevent or limit recording or viewing of certain optical media. (e.g.CD or DVD).
  2. Toshiba Quality Guarantee. Cosmetic damage due to handling and wear of the product is not included in this program, including keyboards, case work covers, key caps and plastic pieces. All of Toshiba’s standard limited warranty terms and limitations apply.
  3. Spill-Resistant Keyboard. Under Toshiba testing conditions, the spill-resistant keyboard delayed the time for a water spill (and on certain select models as expressly advertised by Toshiba, a soda, coffee or beer spill) to reach the computer's main board to allow more time to properly close down the machine. Toshiba’s standard limited warranty terms and limitations apply. Visit for details.

Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc.
Eric Paulsen, 949.583.3541
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