There are many 15.6 inch budget laptop has released by many computer manufactures and now Toshiba also release new 15.6 inch budget office and multimedia laptop, called as Toshiba Satellite P855-S5102. Comes with Etched aluminum body with just 1.2 inches, 3rd generation of Intel Core i5-3230M dual core processor with Intel’s Hyperthreading and Turbo Boost technology, the Satellite P855-S5102 laptop offers great performance at a reasonably affordable price.
Similar to Asus K55A-SI50301P, the latest Toshiba Satellite P855 series will be powered by a 2.6GHZ Intel Core i5-3230M processor with dual cores, offers a 3 MB L3-Cache and integrated with Intel’s Turbo Boost technology to increase clock rates up to 3.2 GHz when only one core active. Paired with a 8GB of DDR3 SDRAM, Mobile Intel HD Graphics and the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system, Toshiba Satellite P855-S5102 laptop gives you the ultimate power and graphics performance to handle most power-hungry office applications, watch HD movies and a lot of multimedia work.
The 15.6 inch High Definition display also uses LED Backlit and TruBrite technology, gives bright, clear and vivid color for images, 720p video playback and light games. As a multimedia laptop, the Toshiba P855-S5102 laptop also comes with a 750GB Serial ATA hard drive offers plenty of storage capacity, DVD-SuperMulti drive (+/-R double layer) for watch and load CDs or DVDs cassette, and a pair of stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound 3D offers crystal clear and a very solid sound reproduction, as well as individual headphone and microphone jack.
This laptop uses textured metal with etched aluminum body in prestige silver. Measures 15.2 inches x 9.9 inches x 1.2 inches with a weight of 5.4 pounds, Toshiba Satellite P855-S5102 laptop brings an attractive appearance and slim design, make it perfect for companions at home, office or on occasional business trips. Sadly, the 6-cell lithium-ion battery only can produce around 168 minutes of battery life. There is also a HD webcam with internal digital microphone for your face to face video communications needs.
Furthermore, the 15.6 inch Toshiba’s laptop also equipped with four USB 3.0 ports (two ports with Sleep and Charge), 10/100 Ethernet LAN with RJ-45 connector, Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2200 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN and a full-size Chiclet keyboard with a number pad. Priced around at $580 with 1 year warranty, Toshiba Satellite P855-S5102 offers great value for your money. Looking for decent laptop for basic home and office use? Check HP Pavilion g6-2211nr with same display size and powered by AMD Dual-Core A4-4300M, priced only at $389.99.