Toshiba, one of the famous computer maker that based on the Japan reportedly has announced new middle class laptop that designed for work hard and play, called as Toshiba Satellite E55t-AST2N01. Comes with latest Intel Haswell technology and boasts a gorgeous High Definition widescreen display with multi touch support, the Satellite E55t-AST2N01 15.6 inch laptop provides ultimate performance for daily work in office and play at home.
Similar to Toshiba Satellite E45t-A4200 14 inch portable laptop, this model also comes with a sleek and premium design. To reduce weighs, Toshiba E55t-AST2N01 laptop comes with a high quality brushed aluminum material for chassis (interior and exterior). It’s also comes with Silver color for interior and exterior that makes it looks more premium than the price. In term of size, the multimedia laptop has dimension in 14.9 x 9.8 x 0.85 inches and weighing around at 5.0 lbs, which mean it’s slightly thinner and lighter than common 15.6 inch laptop from other brand. The built in 3-cell Lithium Polymer battery offers up to 7 hours of battery life, which mean you did not need worries loosing your work when use this machine on the occasional trip.
Like the Satellite E45t model, Toshiba Satellite E55t-AST2N01 also comes with some impressive multimedia features. There are a pair of high quality stereo speakers that optimized by DTS Studio Sound technology. Its not only perfect for listening music, but also ideal for movies and games. The Premium Raised Tile “Black” keyboard which brings a full numeric keypad also offers fast and comfortable typing session, especially for daily work in office (documents and spreadsheets). Yeah, This is also missing an optical drive for burn or load any CDs or DVDs cassette, but you can buy external DVD-SuperMulti drive and connect into this laptop via USB port.
Comes with newest Intel i5 Haswell processor as the heart, Intel Core i5-4200U which has a base clock rates at 1.6GHZ, this model also integrated with Hyperthreading and Intel Turbo Boost technology (up to 2.6GHZ) to increase office and multimedia tasks performance when you needed. Similar to Aspire M5-583P-6428 Touch laptop, the E55t-AST2N01 laptop also paired with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM and preinstalled with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system, provides ultimate performance and smooth multitasking performance, even to handle the most demanding multimedia and office applications.
The 15.6 inch High Definition touch screen display also powered by new Intel HD Graphics 4400 for graphics cards, promises brighter, clearer and natural color for both image and video. Like common new Satellite E series, the display also comes with TruBrite technology, Led backlit technology and multi touch function for full Windows 8 Touch experience. The company said if the multimedia laptop can produces maximum resolution at 1366 x 768 pixel and offer 16:9 aspect ratio, which mean you will get stunning viewing 720p video experience almost on every angle.
Above the screen, there is a High Definition web camera built into bezel and internal dual microphones for self portrait and face to face video communications. The Beam Forming technology make this machine brings clearly voice chats for video conference. Around the edges, Toshiba Satellite E55t-AST2N01 laptop also equipped with a full range of interface ports, including a 3.5mm Microphone input port/Headphone output combo jack, multimedia card reader slot, single USB 2.0 port, RJ 45 for wired connection and HDMI port as HDTV connector.
Furthermore, the $849.99 laptop also equipped with 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN, latest Bluetooth technology, Intel Wireless N7260 LAN for internet connection and a plenty of storage capacity with 1TB Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive which has spinning speed of 5400 rpm that backed with 32GB SSD (Solid State Disk). Of course, like other Toshiba’s machine, the Satellite E55t-AST2N01 15.6 inch laptop also equipped with a full range of preinstalled applications for enhanced multimedia, security and productivity, such as TOSHIBA Maintenance Utility, TOSHIBA eco Utility, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office Trial Version, Norton Online and Anti-Theft Trial, Intel Wireless Display and Nuance Dragon Assistant which also brings similar function likes Dragon Mobile Assistant for voice recognition.
If the multitasking performance and touch Windows 8 experience is your big concern, we believe Toshiba Satellite E55t-AST2N01 laptop is provides faster performance than the Acer Aspire M5 laptop and has many strengths that make it a good 15.6 inch laptop choice you should consider buying. So, what do you think? Are you like new Toshiba Satellite E55t value laptops and decide to buy it?