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Genuine Windows Vista® Business
With powerful new security features, enhanced mobility technology to stay connected in and out of the office. and new search and organization features, Windows Vista® Business has the tools you need to get ahead.
Good-as-Gold Green Technology
Toshiba technology in this laptop isn't just some of the most advanced. The design is also among the greenest. In fact,
the Portégé® R500 was awarded elite EPEAT Gold™ status, the highest rating in environmental standards for laptops by EPEAT.
Carry this eco-conscious machine and you'll be doing a world of good.
World's lightest widescreen 12.1" notebook
The compact design of a 12.1" laptop. Thin styling to slip easily into a briefcase or purse. 1.72-pound featherlight portability2
Plus a widescreen format for more visual work space. Where CAN'T you go with this machine?
World's first notebook PC with a 7mm integrated DVD SuperMulti drive
Many laptops this light cheat you out of an optical drive. But not the R500. You'll be able to load programs, share your
work and back-up your hard drive without lugging around another piece of hardware. You'll enjoy full mobile multimedia capabilities
Durable, shock–absorbing design4
Strategically placed vibration dampening materials better protect critical components, like the hard disk and display, against
drops and jarring.
A sizeable 128GB Solid State Drive
Smaller, tougher, and faster than a traditional spinning hard drive, the new solid state drive on select models gives you
safe and reliable access to your crucial business files. It also weighs less and uses less power than the older technology—which
helps us keep you more mobile than ever.
World's first widescreen 12.1"
Short version? This amazing display gives you richer colors and more stunning visual clarity when you're indoors. Outdoors,
the transreflective screen ingeniously uses natural light to bring colors and images to life.
Extended battery life.
The R500 is engineered to help you go a full work day on a single battery charge!
Biometric fingerprint reader
Replace ever-changing, hard-to-remember passwords for the BIOS, hard drive and operating system with the swipe of a finger.
A convenient, highly effective way to keep your machine and critical data secure.
works great with
Toshiba 12.1" Envoy Case
Help avoid airport hassles with this checkpoint-friendly case! Plenty of compartments for all your accessories.
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Toshiba Slim Port
Tap into your office resources — printers, a full-size monitor and keyboard, networks, the Web and more — without wrangling
cables. Plus, charge your laptop at the same time.
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6-Cell Battery Pack
Stay unplugged even longer with a convenient spare battery pack.
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