The newest low cost Toshiba Satellite AMD based multi-touch laptop, dubbed as Toshiba Satellite C55DT-B5128 notebook has been listed in BestBuy and ready now for price under $350. Like the predecessor, this model that shipped with AMD A6-6310 Quad Core Accelerated Processor as the heart is not designed for professional and other high end users. But if you are really need a new big screen multi-touch laptop for daily use and the price is your biggest concern, we think the Satellite C55DT-B5128 15.6 inch notebook is still a great laptop and one of the most affordable machine that you can get for that price range.
Toshiba Satellite C55DT-B5128 15.6 inch notebook is may not designed for everything, but with the AMD A6-6310 Quad Core processor as the heart, the newest Toshiba Satellite C55DT laptop series still can handle daily mobile computing tasks without any delays. The quad core processor that clocked around at 1.8 GHz to 2.4 GHz is provides similar performance to the Dell Inspiron i3542-5000BK 15.6 inch touch-screen laptop that shipped with Intel Core i3 4030U dual core processor. Combine the 4GB of DDR3L SDRAM with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 OS delivers really stable and smooth performance for basic computing needs, such as working with daily office tasks and enjoy some multimedia and casual games. The Japanese based company claimed the notebook’s user also can handle two or more casual tasks at the same time without get any delays.
Like common Toshiba Satellite C50 laptop series on its price range, the Satellite C55DT-B5128 laptop is completely made from a high quality plastic material. Combined the Jet black color with Toshiba matte textured resin finished design brings more solid and premium appearance than at common machine at this price point. This 4.85 lbs notebook which measures around at 10.2 x 14.96 x 1.05 inch is still feel light and easy to carry around with you wherever you go. Behind the bottom cover, the 4-cell Lithium Ion battery promises longer battery life than its competitor (more than five hours between charge).
The High Definition TFT multitouch screen display that comes with Toshiba TruBrite technology is may not provides stunning viewing experience, but still provides fairly bright, crisp, and natural color for multimedia and entertainment activity. The LED-backlit laptop’s display that can produce maximum resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels is also supports 10-point multitouch for full Windows 8 experience. The Toshiba Satellite C55DT-B5128 laptop’s display that incorporated with AMD Radeon R4 as graphics accelerator is very responsive for play some casual games and provides better navigation for watch HD video or play music.
The internal Satellite laptop’s speakers with DTS Sound is may already delivers fairly crisp and loud audio, but its still recommended to connect into external audio system or stereo headphones for impressive audio experience. Like common entry level laptop at its price point, the Satellite C55DT-B5128 15.6 inch laptop also shipped with a 500GB of internal storage and brings up to 5400 RPM for spins speed. You also can use the DVD-SuperMulti drive with double layer support for store your favorite media files for backup.
Around the edges, Toshiba Satellite C55DT-B5128 has few essential I/O ports, such as audio combo jack, few USB 2.0 port, security lock slot, HDMI port, USB 3.0 port, VGA port and RJ-45 port. On the center of top display, the front facing HD web camera and internal microphone is perfect way to stay in touch with family or co-workers when you on the go. Additional features include 10/100 Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth, 6-in-1 media card reader slot, WiFi 802.11b/g/n and few pre-installed software, such as TOSHIBA eco Utility, game console, Norton™ Internet Security, Microsoft Office and more.
So, what do you think about the newest low cost Satellite C55DT-B5128 15.6 inch multi-touch notebook? Yeah, this may not a powerful machine, but with a starting price only around at $349.99, Toshiba Satellite C55DT-B5128 is still a great laptop and really worth for your money. If this model is still too expensive and you are not too interesting with multitouch technology, you should consider to buying new Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5160 laptop that shipped with AMD E1-6010 Dual-Core Accelerated Processor and priced only around at $249 with 1 year limited warranty.