There are many affordable touch screen laptop on the market, but if you are preferred with Toshiba Satellite C50 laptop’s series performance, we suggest you to take a look at Toshiba Satellite C55TB5140 (C55T-B5140) laptop. Yeah, comes with Intel Pentium N3540 dual core processor for the heart of machine and combined with 4GB of RAM, this machine is not promises ultimate performance. The Toshiba Satellite C55T-B5140 laptop’s computing performance also not designed for running most demanding video and games. But with 15.6 inch HD touch screen display, big hard disk for storage and measures just 1.05 inch thin, the Satellite C55TB5140 15.6 inch laptop is still a great laptop for price under $500.
Speaking of design, Toshiba Satellite C55TB5140 is looks identical to the sub-$650 Toshiba Satellite C55T-B5354 laptop that promises better computing performance, thanks to the new Intel Core i5-4210U processor and 8GB of RAM. Yeah, both new Toshiba Satellite C55T laptop series is completely made out of plastic, but with Toshiba textured finished design that combined with Jet Black color for entires laptop make it looks more solid and sturdy than they really are. The 5.18 lbs laptop which has dimension in 14.96 x 10.2 x 1.05 inch is may not the slimmest and lightest laptop on the market, but the C55TB5140 laptop is still easy and perfect for companion in office, home or when you on the occasional trips.
Combine the Intel Pentium N3540 dual core processor with 4GB DDR3L 1333MHz provides more than enough power for day to day daily activity in home, office and school. The dual core processor that features a 2MB cache and brings up to 2.66 GHz of processor speed provides fairly smooth and seamless performance for basic computing tasks, such as rich internet browsing, streaming new movies from Netflix, play casual games and working with newest Microsoft Office. Of course, as a touch screen machine, Toshiba Satellite C55T-B5140 also incorporated with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 for the operating system which offers better user experience than the previous Windows OS version.
Toshiba Satellite C55TB5140 has a plenty of storage space. The 750GB of SATA disk drive with spin speeds 5400 RPM not only gives spacious storage for multimedia content, but also plenty of storage for install more media and productivity software. The 15.6 inch LED-backlit HD multi touch-screen laptop’s display offered very crisp, bright and natural color for video, photo and games. Paired with Toshiba TruBrite technology and Mobile Intel HD graphics, the Toshiba C55T-B5140 laptop’s display which supports a 1366 x 768 pixels native resolution is only supported for playing and watching 720p video content. For playing and watching 1080p HD video content, you should connect it into external HDTV, thanks to RGB and HDMI ports. You also can play more movies and music from CDs and DVDs cassettes, thank to the DVD-SuperMulti drive (+/-R double layer).
The Satellite C55TB5140 laptop comes with Toshiba US keyboard and has 10-full numeric keypad for working with calculating and MS Office. Above the 15.6 inch touch screen display, user can use the web camera with internal digital microphone to stay in touch with family or friend when you in office or on the go. Around the laptop’s edge, the Satellite C55T-B5140 has 3.5mm audio combo jack, dual USB 2.0 port, RGB port, RJ 45 port, HDMI port, USB 3.0 port and security lock slot, along with 6-in-1 media card reader slot. Other Satellite laptop’s features are Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN, 10/100 Ethernet LAN and 4-cell Lithium Ion battery which claimed provides more than five hours of life on single charge.
Yeah, the Intel® Pentium® N3540 dual core processor as the heart is not brings powerful performance. But with large memory space, full connectivity features and priced only around at $479, Toshiba Satellite C55TB5140 (C55T-B5140) 15.6 inch laptop is still delivers big value for your money, especially if you are not too concern about graphics performance. If you really need a powerful 15.6 inch laptop, you should take a look at Toshiba Satellite S55B5157 laptop that comes with Intel Core i7-5500U processor and paired with AMD Radeon R7 M260 as graphics engine.