Toshiba Satellite L55-A5284NR Review


Pros & Cons:
Pros: Sleep and charge function on USB 2.0 port- stylish slim design - 750GB Hard Drive - 8GB RAM - Intel i5 processor - Turbo Boost Technology - High quality images and sound.

Cons: 4 cell battery is not user replaceable.

Toshiba Satellite L55-A5284NR is a great solid laptop for browsing the internet, word processing, playing songs, watching movies and gaming. Realistic clear picture, theater sound, quick and powerful processor, plenty of storage for your files, fast and easy multitasking with 8GB RAM and more at a very low price tag.

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4th generation Intel® Core™ i5-3337U Processor, smart 4-way processing performance with Intel Turbo Boost Technology (3 MB Cache and 1.8GHz processor speed - up to 2.7GHz)- better performance and power when you want it and energy efficiency when you're on less demanding tasks, 8GB DDR3 RAM for multitasking power- expandable to 16GB.

750GB HDD (5400rpm, Serial ATA) hard drive - ample storage space to save all your files.

Windows 8 operating system- fun to use on a touchscreen, you'll enjoy it.

Very clear and sharp images on 15.6" HD TruBrite® LED Backlit widescreen Touchscreen display, when watching movies and videos and playing games. It offers 1366x768 (HD) resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio and supports 720p content.

Mobile Intel HD Graphics 32MB-1632MB dynamically allocated shared graphics memory means extra extra graphics power for a machine at this price range.

Good quality rich sound in great detail through built in stereo speakers with DTS sound system.

User friendly and comfortable with a 10 key numeric keypad.

HD Webcam and Microphone, DVD-SuperMulti drive (+/-R double layer), Headphone jack (stereo), Microphone jack (mono), built-in stereo speakers, Wi-Fi® Wireless networking (802.11b/g/n), 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN, 1-USB (2.0) port with Sleep and Charge (you can charge your smart phone when the laptop is off), 2-USB (3.0) ports, HDMI port, RGB port, media card reader supporting 6 formats.

Lithium Ion (43Wh, 4-Cell) battery gives you up to 4 hours battery life.

1.1" thin and 5.4 lbs- very portable, thin and not heavy.

Stylish, thin and elegant, mercury silver colour in fusion horizon.

Conclusion: The Toshiba Satellite L55-A5284NR laptop offers reliability, versatility and performance in a solid and well built package. Great for work, fun, school or home. All the features at a small price. We like the Toshiba L55 and definitely recommend it to people that don't want to spend a lot but still want performance or more expensive machines.

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