Toshiba, the Leading innovation Electronics company that based on Japan has expanded their Toshiba Satellite L855 series with Toshiba Satellite L855-S5119. Powered by third generation of Intel Core Ivy Bridge platform, the Intel Core i3-3120M dual core and comes with stylish brushed aluminum design with just 1.3 inch thin, the Satellite L855-S5119 15.6 inch laptop delivers desirable performance and solid design for budget friendly laptop.
In term of design, the Satellite L855-S5119 laptop looks identical to Toshiba Satellite L855D-S5117 model that powered by AMD’s configurations. Comes with brushed aluminum Fusion finish in mercury silver and weighing only at 5.5 lbs with measures 9.5 x 15 1.3 inches, this machine looks classy and comfortable for companion at home, office or school. The 6-cell Lithium 48Wh battery that can produces up to 4 hours of battery life is not brings a fantastic battery life, but we think it more than capable of handling daily office work and light entertainment use when you on the go.
Unlike the predecessor that powered by AMDs quad core processor, Toshiba Satellite L855-S5119 laptop comes with a 2.5GHZ Intel Core i3-3120M processor with two cores and features a 3 MB L3-Cache. Paired with 4GB DDR3 1600MHz memory that can be expanded up to 16GB DDR3 SDRAM and integrated Mobile Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator delivers the power you need to handle demanding business applications and multimedia work. The 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system also gives stable platform and smooth multitasking performance for day to day activities.
The Premium keyboard’s black glossy finish with 10-keypad delivering fast and comfortable typing experience, make it perfect to use on the desk. The 15.6 inch High Definition TFT widescreen display capable to play 720p video content with 16:9 viewing angle and supports 1080p video playback on your HDTV (via HDMI port). It also uses Led Backlit and TruBrite technology, delivers bright and stunning images and video with support a 1366 x 768 native resolution.
The HD Webcam built into display and internal microphone allows you to capture photo and make face to face video conference, while dual stereo speakers that backed with SRS Premium Sound HD delivers crisp and powerful sound when you listen music or play casual games. For storage needs, buyer will gets a 640GB Serial ATA II hard disk drive which has spinning speed of 5400 rpm. You can also burn video files, music files or office work to CD’s or DVDs cassette, thanks to DVD SuperMulti drive that supporting multi layer formats.
On the right edge, you will also find a headphone jack, microphone jack, double USB 3.0 port, RJ 45 port, VGA port and HDMI port, along with slot for Security Lock. On the left side, you will see optical drive and single USB 2.0 port, while on the front edge, there is a multimedia card reader slot for SDHC, SDXC, Secure Digital, miniSD, Multi Media Card and microSD cards. There are also a wide connectivity features, includes 10/100 Ethernet LAN and high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN.
Of course, as a Toshiba’s machine, Toshiba L855-S5119 bduget friendly laptop also preloaded with full range of multimedia and productivity software, such as TOSHIBA BookPlace, PC Health Monitor, Media Player, WildTangent Games, Adobe Flash Player, Windows Essential, 1 month trial for new Microsoft Office 365 customers and more. For security, potential buyer will gets Norton Internet Security and Anti Theft (1 month Trial), Supervisor Password Utility, Toshiba’s HDD Protection and more.
For base configurations, the latest Toshiba Satellite L855 15.6 inch laptop will be has price tag around at $400 with 1 year limited warranty. Yeah, Toshiba Satellite L855-S5119 laptop is not the most powerful 15.6 inch laptop on the market, but we think this laptop still has everything a small business and home user could need for day to day activities, such as performance, stylish design, portability and inexpensive price. If you have more budget and looking for more performance, durable and portability, we recommend you to check Lenovo IdeaPad P500 59372845 laptop with just 1 inch thin with weighs only at 4.9 pounds, Intel Core i5-3230M dual core processor and priced around at $500.