Few days ago, we have brings to you the newest Toshiba Satellite E50 series laptop comes with great AMD’s performance and ultra sleek design, the Satellite E55D-AST2N01 laptop. Today, the leading innovation company, Toshiba has added new family again in Satellite E50 with Toshiba Satellite E55DT-AST2N02. Physically, both new Toshiba Satellite E50 series is identical, except the memory space and multi touch display. Yeah, if you are usually store all favorite movies and music files in your laptop and looking for a new laptop that offers full Windows 8 Touch experience, we believe the Satellite E55DT-AST2N02 14 inch laptop is one of the great choice for daily multimedia and computing tasks.
Similar to its brother, Toshiba Satellite E55DT-AST2N02 15.6 inch laptop also comes with a high quality design and sleek profile, make it easy to carry around with you and perfect for companion at home, office or when you on the ocassional trips. The Aluminum casing with Snart Silver color and Toshiba brushed design make this machine looks more expensive than the actualy price. On the bottom corner of the lid, there is also a Toshiba silver logo. Of course, it’s also has dimension in 14.9 x 9.8 x 0.85 and weighs around at 5 lbs. There is also a 3-cell Lithium Polymer battery, gives user around 5 hours of battery runtime betwen charges (up to 5 hours and 30 minutes for light usage).
Powered by newest AMD A6 SOC platform, the AMD A6-5200 Quad-Core Processor that clocked around at 2.0GHZ and integrated Radeon HD 8400 as graphics engine, Toshiba promises ultimate performance and seamless day to day office and multimedia multitasking, even for latest multimedia and home video editing applications. Its claimed will gives bettr and faster graphics performance than the Intel HD graphics 4000 that commonly integrated with Intel Ivy Bridge’s laptop.
As the next successor of E55D-AST2N01 15.6 inch laptop, the E55DT-AST2N02 model is equipped with 8GB of DDR3 RAM for faster and smoother multitasking performance and offers larger memory space with 1TB SATA HDD that offers 5400 rotate per minutes. Its mean you did not need to worried again shortfall storage space. Like common newest Toshiba’s notebook, the laptop also preloaded with most popular Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit for operating system. It’s not only gives stable platform for play and work hard, but also gives better experience for multimedia tasks (on touch display).
Unlike the predecessor that lacks multi touch support, Toshiba Satellite E55DT-AST2N02 laptop boasts a 15.6 inch High Definition Touchscreen widescreen display with support native resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and LED backlit technology to improved visibility in low light condition. Of course, for better viewing experience, the A6-5200 machine also comes with Toshiba’s TruBrite technology, delivers brighter, crisper and more vivid color for all modern games, streaming movies or watch 720p video playback. Yeah, similar to other laptop on its size, this model also did not equipped with optical disk drive, but if you needed, you can easily connect it into external drive via USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port.
Built into center of bezel, the High Definition web camera and internal digital microphone combined provides clear and bright face to face video communications or self portraits, along with bright photo and video recording. Under the case, there are a pair of stereo speakers with DTS Studio Sound technology, promises clear and loud audio reproduction for music, games and video, especially in small office room. There are also a full range fo port interface that located around the edges, including single USB 2.0 port, 3.5mm headphone / microphone combo jack, two USB 3.0 port, RJ 45 port for wired connection, HDMI port as HDTV connector and multimedia card reader slot that compatible with Secure Digital High Capacity, Multi Media Card, Secure Digital, Micro SDHC, Mini SD Card and Micro SD cards.
The rest of specifications are Kensington lock slot, 10/100 Fast Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11b/g/n Wireless networking for rich internet browsing and Toshiba’s Premium Raised Tile “Black” Keyboard with a full numeric keypad that gives fast, secure and typing experience. There are a full range of preinstalled applications from the company and third-party, such as WildTangent games, Adobe Reader, Trail version of Microsoft Office and Norton Anti Theft and Backup, Toshiba Recovery Media, HDD Protection, Sleep Utility and more.
Priced around at $680 with 1 year limited warranty, Toshiba Satellite E55DT-AST2N02 Touch laptop is not the most affordable 15.6 inhc Touch laptop on the market. But, if you are Toshiba’s fan and portability and multimedia performance is your big concern, we believe this is still a great choice and worth to buy it. So, what do you think? If you are preferred with Intel Haswell’s performance, we suggest you to consider buying Toshiba Satellite E55t-AST2N01 15.6 inch Touch laptop that powered by Intel Core i5-4200U processor and integrated with Intel HD Graphics 4400.