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On average Toshiba 2 in 1 laptops have good reviews as do all notebook PCs manufactured by Toshiba.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.
Has a Front Camera
The Fusion 15 L55W has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the Fusion 15 L55W also have a front camera.
There are a number of alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available which you might want to look at including the Asus R554LA, or the HP Spectre x360 which has a better Rating.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Fusion 15 L55W supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of this spec and age.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all comparable spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.
Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Quite Big Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of a similar age and type to the Fusion 15 L55W have screen sizes of between 8.9" and 16", and the average screen size is 13".
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for more than a year.
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4.1 Bluetooth Version
The Fusion 15 L55W supports a 4.1 Bluetooth version which is better than the 4 Bluetooth version supported by most portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
A 4.1 Bluetooth version is actually the best supported bluetooth version across all comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Fusion 15 L55W.
The worst supported bluetooth version amongst comparable types of laptop is 4.
Quite Fast Maximum WiFi Data Rate
The slowest maximum WiFi data rate of similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Fusion 15 L55W is 54 Mbit/s and the fastest is 870 Mbit/s. The Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W has one of the faster maximum WiFi data rate (867 megabits per second) amongst notebook PCs of this age.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to the Fusion 15 L55W, the Fusion 15 L55W has a touch sensitive screen.
We compared all the other notebook PCs with a touch sensitive screen to this laptop and we think because of it's better review score, the Asus R554LA, and the HP Spectre x360 is also worth considering.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on laptops that were released around the same time as it.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of similar spec portable PCs that were released more than a year ago range from 600MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 930MHz. At only 850 megahertz, the Fusion 15 L55W has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that were released one year ago.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Fusion 15 L55W does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The Fusion 15 L55W has an HDD storage medium which is better than most laptops of a comparable age and type to it. Most 2 in 1 laptops that are a similar age to it have an SSD storage medium. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
An HDD storage medium is actually the worst storage medium amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that were launched around the same time as the Fusion 15 L55W.
Amongst comparable types of laptop the best storage medium is SSD.
Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth looking at include the HP 13-r100dx (Hybrid-HDD).
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
The Fusion 15 L55W has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels notebook PC, which is the most common display resolution. Across all portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago the display resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels to 1920 x 1080 pixels.
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At 2.3 kilograms, the Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W is fairly heavy compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Fusion 15 L55W. The weights of portable PCs of this age and type range from 580g to 2.8kg, and the average weight is 1.7kg.
At 22.86 millimeters, the Fusion 15 L55W is quite thick compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year. The thinnest portable PC that was released around the same time as the Fusion 15 L55W is 8.9mm thick and the thickest is 220mm.
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Released Over a Year Ago
Toshiba released the Fusion 15 L55W over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.1 gigahertz, the Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Fusion 15 L55W.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other 2.1GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available including the Fujitsu LifeBook T904 which has a better Rating.
Intel Core I3-5xxx Processor Family
The Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it. This Toshiba notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-5xxx processor family, whereas most laptops of this age and spec have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Toshiba Fusion 15 L55W has a pretty average total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Fusion 15 L55W.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Fusion 15 L55W has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
If you want a bigger internal memory then you might also want to consider the HP Spectre Pro x360 G1 (8GB and higher rated).