March 5, 2012

Toshiba Satellite L755-S5168 : 15.6 Inch Laptop, Core i5-2450M, 640GB HDD

The Toshiba Satellite L755-S5168 laptop sports 15.6 inch LED-backlit high-definition widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolution; 4GB DDR3 SDRAM memory which is expandable to 8GB; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support; 640GB hard drive with 5400 rpm – much better if it has 7200 RPM; webcam with microphone; and media reader for Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, SDXC, miniSD, microSD, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO and MultiMediaCard formats.

This Toshiba Satellite L755-S5168 comes equipped with Second Generation Intel Core i5-2450M dual core processor that offers 3MB L3 cache and 2.5GHz base clock speed that overclocks automatically up to 3.1GHz because of Turbo Boost technology and processes 4 threads at once because of Hyper Threading technology. It has an integrated GPU called Intel HD Graphics 3000 which is faster than the old Intel HD Graphics in the older CPU architecture and shares the same level 3 cache with the CPU cores the Core i5-2450M’s integrated GPU is clocked at 650 to 1300MHz because of the GPU Turbo Boost.

In terms of connectivity, this Toshiba Satellite L755-S5168 laptop is packed with 3 high-speed USB 2.0 ports – much better if it offers at least one USB 3.0 port; high-speed wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n); 10/100 Ethernet LAN; RGB port and HDMI output port. It has 6-Cell lithium-ion battery and weighs 5.3 pounds and measures just 1.5 inch thin. It comes in Brushed aluminum blue finish style.

This Toshiba Satellite L755-S5168 laptop runs on 64-bit Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition operating system. It is priced at around $650.