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Toshiba Tecra M9-S5514

Based on Intel’s new Centrino Pro architecture, the Toshiba Tecra M9 delivers the latest in mobile technology. The 5.2-pound system is powered by Intel’s 2.2-GHz Core 2 Duo T7500 processor and features 802.11n Wi-Fi for increased wireless throughput and range. The M9 features a 14.1-inch widescreen WXGA+ display, Nvidia Quadro NVS 130M graphics, and built-in stereo speakers. Business travelers will appreciate the Tecra’s spill-resistant keyboard as well as its 3D accelerometer that protects the hard drive from sudden bumps. Security features include a fingerprint reader, TPM hardware and software, Toshiba’s Secure Digital Token Utility, the UPEK Protector Suite, optional hard drive locks, and CompuTrace tracking services.

$1,799; toshibadirect.com

Pros
– Spill and Shock resistant
– 802.11n Wi-Fi
– Fingerprint reader

Cons
– Some keyboard keys not full-sized

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