We already know if Toshiba is one of the most popular laptop brand in the world. There many Toshiba laptop series that already released on the market. Today, we have a good news for Toshiba fans that planning to buy new laptop for daily tasks but on a tight budget. Yeah, the Leading Innovation company that based on the japan expands their budget friendly laptop lineup with Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5163 laptop.
Like common Satellite C55D laptop, Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5163 (PSCFWU-03N005) model also comes with AMD processor as the heart. The AMD E1-2100 dual core processor that clocked around at 1.0GHZ will gives the power that you will need for daily productivity applications and some light multimedia tasks. For multitasking performance, the 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM that cane be expand up to 8GB of RAM and integrated with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 OS will delivers fast and smooth performance, even to handle multithread applications at the same time.
Similar to its predecessor, the Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5304 laptop that also shipped with same processor, the Toshiba PSCFWU-03N005 laptop also integrated with AMD Radeon HD 8210 as graphics accelerator. Yeah, it’s not designed for playing modern 3D games, but for older casual games and light video editing applications its still gives enough performance. There is also 500GB of Serial-ATA hard disk drive with spinning speed of 5400 rpm that gives plenty of storage space for all your multimedia content.
The 15.6 inch High Definition Display on this model uses LED backlit and TruBrite technology, just like common Toshiba laptop on its class. Its provides very clear, bright and crisp color with 16:9 aspect ratio. Yeah, it’s not support for 1080p HD video content, but with support a 1366 x 768 native resolution the Toshiba can handle 720p video playback with ease. If you preferred to watch your video in detailed resolution, the HDMI port and VGA ports is perfect ways to share your content into bigger HDTV or external digital monitor.
In term of size and design, Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5163 laptop is identical to its sister. The high quality plastic also uses to created the casing and finished with Trax Horizon design. On the bottom corner of lid cover, there is silver Toshiba logo. The Satin Black color makes this machine looks more solid and premium than they actual price. Yeah, this is not a slim and light machine, but with just 5.3 lbs weight and measures around at 14.96 x 9.53 x 1.31 inches the laptop still comfortable for travel companion and can fit perfectly in almost all carry bag.
Almost all essential port connection is located on the left and right sides, except the media card reader slot that placed on the front side. There are microphone in jack, headphone jack, USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, VGA, HDMI and RJ 45 port. Above the full size black keyboard, you will find stereo speakers grill that powered by DTS Sound technology to optimized audio quality. Other features are Ethernet LAN, 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN and SuperMulti DVD Drive that located on the right side for playing CDs or DVDs cassettes.
Of course, as the Satellite series, the C55D-A5163 laptop also brings full range of usefully applications, such as Norton Anti-Theft, eco Utility, Media Player by sMedio Truelink+, trial version of Microsoft Office and more. Yeah, this model is not designed for hard work or handle demanding multimedia applications, but with a starting price only around at $329, Toshiba Satellite C55D-A5163 is still a great deals and worth every penny. Looking for better Toshiba’s laptop? If you are, we suggest you to take a look at the $600 Satellite S55-A5376 15.6 inch laptop that comes with Intel Core i7-3630QM quad core processor.