New entry level 15.6 inch multi touch laptop in Toshiba Satellite C55DT from Japanese company, called as Toshiba Satellite C55DT-A5250 has been release in US market. Designed for a budget-conscious user that looking for a decent laptop for day to day office multitasks and light multimedia and entertainment tasks, the Satellite C55DT-A5250 laptop provides the power you need for daily use at an affordable price.
Powered by AMD Zacate (AMD E1-1200) Dual-Core Accelerated Processor that incorporated with 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM and integrated with AMD Radeon HD 7310 as graphics accelerator, this machine still provides fast, smooth and seamless office multitasks, along with light multimedia and entertainment tasks. Yeah, Toshiba Satellite C55DT-A5250 is not the most powerful Toshiba’s 15.6 inch budget friendly laptop, but we believe it still delivers more than enough power and graphics performance for play 720p video playback, rich internet browsing or play modern games in low resolution.
The Satellite C55DT-A5250 laptop boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition touch screen widescreen display with support a 1366 x 768 native resolution. It also comes with Led-backlit and TruBrite technology, provides good brightness and contrast for images, video and casual games. Above the display, you will see a HD web camera that integrated with digital microphone for face to face video calls with friends or family.
Like other Toshiba’s 15.6 inch laptop on its range, the C55DT-A5250 laptop also comes with a high quality plastic for construction with Trax Horizon finish design. The satin black laptop has dimension in 9.5 x 15 x 1.3 inches and weighing around at 5.3 pounds. This laptop also bundled with a 6-cell lithium-ion battery that can produces up to 4 hours of battery life on normal usage.
On the left side, there are Kensington lock slot, single USB 2.0 port and a SuperMulti DVD Burner with double-layer and DVD-RAM support for burn multimedia files into CDs or DVDs formats or load more application from DVDs cassette. On the right side, you will find 3.5mm headphone jack, 3.5mm microphone jack, single USB 3.0 port, single USB 2.0 port, VGA port, RJ 45 for Ethernet LAN and HDMI port for HDTV connector.
Moreover, the 15.6 inch budget friendly touch laptop also comes with raised-tile keyboard for fast and accurate typing, 500GB Serial ATA disk drive with speed of 5400 rpm and built in stereo speakers located above the keyboard with DTS Sound support that offers crisp and loud audio reproduction. Other features are Hard disk (HDD) recovery, 1 month trial for Norton Internet Security, WildTangent Game Console, Microsoft Office 365 customers (30-day trial subscription), Adobe Reader, TOSHIBA Media Player, TOSHIBA eco Utility and more.
So, what do you think about this machine? Priced around at $483.99 with free shipping in US and 1 year warranty for labor, parts and battery, Toshiba Satellite C55DT-A5250 laptop is one of the most affordable 15.6 inch Touch laptop on the market, perfect for student, home and small business user that looking for a decent laptop with multi touch capabilities for daily use. If you have more budget and looking for a 15.6 inch Touch laptop which brings better performance, we recommend you to take a look at Acer Aspire M5-583P-6428 15.6 inch Touch laptop that powered by new Intel Haswell Core i5-4200U processor and integrated with Intel HD Graphics 4400 as graphics accelerator.