Toshiba Satellite L40

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Toshiba Satellite L40

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The stylish Satellite L40 series from Toshiba is an entry level notebook that offers exceptional value with the assurance of re-known Toshiba quality....

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ProQuick, Very reliable, Incredibly robust

ConsHeavy, Battery life collapses over time, Not attra...

I bought the Toshiba L40 almost two years ago from PC World, I needed a laptop which was suitable on all specifications, RAM, reasonable hard drive space, decent video card and a good battery life. On paper and recommended by staff the outstanding applicant was the L40, it also looked good and...

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Product Information : Toshiba Satellite L40

Manufacturer's product description

The stylish Satellite L40 series from Toshiba is an entry level notebook that offers exceptional value with the assurance of re-known Toshiba quality. Equipped with a widescreen display, DVD-RW SuperMulti drive and Intel processor, the Satellite L40 series is equipped for all your modern day computing needs.

Product Details

Product Description: Toshiba Satellite L40-14N - 15.4" - Pentium T2310 - Vista Home Premium - 1 GB RAM - 120 GB HDD

Product Type: Notebook

Operating System: Vista Home Premium

Processor: Intel Pentium T2310 / 1.46 GHz / 1 MB Cache

Memory: 1 GB DDR2

Storage: 120 GB HDD / 5400 rpm

Optical Drive: DVD SuperMulti DL

Display: 15.4" 1280 x 800 / WXGA

Graphics: Intel GMA X3100

Networking: 802.11b/g , 10/100 Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: Up to 3.2 hours

Dimensions (WxDxH): 36.5 cm x 26.9 cm x 3.7 cm

Weight: 2.8 kg

Localisation: United Kingdom

Environmental Standards: ENERGY STAR Qualified

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty


MPN: PSL48E-01E008EN

Product Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Pentium T2310 / 1.46 GHz

Number of Cores: Dual-Core

Cache: L2 - 1 MB

Front Side Bus: 533 MHz

Chipset: Mobile Intel GL960 Express


RAM: 1 GB ( 2 x 512 MB )

Max RAM Supported: 2 GB

Technology: DDR2 SDRAM

Speed: 667 MHz

Slots Qty: 2

Empty Slots:


Main Storage: 120 GB HDD / 5400 rpm

Interface: SATA 1.5 Gb/s

Optical Drive: DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM - fixed

Read Speed: 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)

Write Speed: 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD±R DL)

CD / DVD Rewrite Speed: 10x (CD) / 4x (DVD±RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)


Type: 15.4"

Resolution: 1280 x 800 ( WXGA )

Widescreen: Yes

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: Intel GMA X3100

Memory Allocation Technology: Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0

Sound: Stereo speakers

Codec: Realtek ALC660

Compliant Standards: DirectSound, DirectSound3D, High Definition Audio

Audio Features: Toshiba Bass Enhanced Sound System


Type: Keyboard, touchpad


Wireless: 802.11b/g

Network Interface: 10/100 Ethernet

Compliant Standards: Wi-Fi CERTIFIED


Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.92

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps


Technology: Lithium Ion

Capacity: 4000 mAh

Run Time: Up to 3.2 hours

AC Adapter

Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 2 x memory ( 0 free ) ¦ 1 x ExpressCard ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ¦ 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 3 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A


Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, ConfigFree, Connectivity Doctor, Toshiba Assist, Toshiba Disc Creator, Norton Internet Security 2007 (90 days subscription), Ulead DVD MovieFactory for Toshiba, Toshiba DVD Player


Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), administrator password, system password

Compliant Standards: Plug and Play, ACPI 1.0b, UL, TUV GS, cUL, UL 1950, VESA DPMS, CSA 22.2 No. 950, FCC Part 15 B, FCC Part 68, DDC/CI, R&TTE

Localization: United Kingdom

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 36.5 cm

Depth: 26.9 cm

Height: 3.7 cm

Weight: 2.8 kg

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 1 year

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 5 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 35 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 20 - 80%


Listed on Ciao since: 28/12/2007