Are you Toshiba fan and on the market for a decent 15.6 inch laptop for work and play? If you are really interesting with multi touch screen technology but did not want to spend much money for new laptop, we think you should take a look at Toshiba Satellite C55T-A5102 laptop. Based on the 4th generation of Intel Core i3 Haswell platform with features a 3MB cache and preinstalled with the latest generation of Microsoft Windows as the operating system, the Satellite C55T-A5102 laptop is a really a good choice, especially if you are on a tight budget and want to enjoy new Windows 8 touch experience.
Like common budget friendly laptop on its class, Toshiba Satellite C55T-A5102 laptop is made from a plastic material for casing. The satin black color that finished by Toshiba’s Trax Horizon design for entires palm rest area and lid cover makes the C55T-A5102 looks more robust and expensive than the actual price. Like the predecessor, this model also has a small Toshiba silver logo on the corner of lid and shipped with a full size black keyboard that has a full numeric keypad which brings more accurate and comfortable typing on the desk.
In term of size, the 5.3 lbs laptop which has dimension in 9.5 x 15 x 1.3 inches is slightly thicker than the 5 lbs Gateway NE51003h 15.6 inch laptop which has dimension in 10.1 x 15 x 1 inch , but we believe its still offers good portability for user on the go and easy to hold in your hand. Like its predecessor, the 6-cell Lithium Ion battery on this model still promises more than fours of battery life for office and light multimedia task in low bright setting.
Speaking of performance, the sub-$450 Satellite C55T touch screen laptop provides enough power and stable performance for all basic tasks. The Intel Core i3-4000M dual core processor with a clock rates at 2.4GHZ delivers more than enough power for day to day computing tasks in office or at home. Paired with 4GB of DDR3L RAM and integrated with Intel HD Graphics, Toshiba Satellite C55T-A5102 laptop provides smooth and fast performance for common modern office and light multimedia applications. For storage, the 750GB of SATA disk drive which has up to 5400 rotate per minutes speed gives user more space than its competitor that commonly only equipped with a 500GB of onboard storage.
As the Satellite multi touch series, the Toshiba C55T-A5102 laptop also boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition touch screen display and can produces maximum internal resolution at 1366 x 768 pixels. It’s also integrated with Intel HD graphics and Toshiba’s Trubrite technology, provides crisp images, great brightness and natural vivid color for 720p video playback and casual games. Above the 15,6 inch LED-backlit screen, the HD web camera that also comes with internal digital microphone delivers crisp and bright face to face video session.
Furthermore, the Toshiba Satellite C55T-A5102 laptop also comes with 3.5mm headphone jack, 3.5mm microphone jack, dual USB 2.0 port, security lock slot, USB 3.0 port, VGA port, HDMI port, 6-in-1 media card reader slot, RJ 45 connector for 10/100 Ethernet LAN, WiFi 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN and more. So, what do you think about this machine? If you are interested, you can buy Toshiba Satellite C55T-A5102 15.6 inch laptop with a starting price only around at $449 and 1 year warranty. If you are not too concern about touch screen technology and need a cheaper Toshiba’s laptop, we suggest you to check Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5163 laptop that sold for price only around at $350.