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Toshiba S55 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Feb 2014
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18 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Toshiba many processor core portable PCs have good reviews on average and across all laptops Toshiba is one of the better rated brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This portable PC has a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Toshiba S55 has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age also have a full-size keyboard.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Toshiba S55 supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This Toshiba notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the S55, the Toshiba S55 has a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Eight Processor Threads

The Toshiba S55 has more processor threads than most of the many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the S55. This portable PC is a eight processor thread notebook PC compared to most of the many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the S55 which only have between four and seven processor threads.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Laptops of this age and type have hard drive capacity of between 250GB and 1.5TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Toshiba S55 has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the S55.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Fairly Fast CD Rewrite Speed

The Toshiba S55 has one of the faster CD rewrite speeds (10 CD-speeds) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the S55 the CD rewrite speeds range from 4x to 10x, and the average CD rewrite speed is 6.6x.

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Very Small Non-Operating Vibration

The Toshiba S55 has a quite small non-operating vibration (only 1 gravity) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the S55. Many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as the S55 have non-operating vibrations of between 1G and 3.5G, and the average non-operating vibration is 1.4G.

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Windows 8 Optional Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8.1 Pro optional operating system, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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AC Cable Included

This notebook PC has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Very Small Non-Operating Shock

With a non-operating shock of only 60 gravity, the Toshiba S55 has one of the smaller non-operating shocks amongst notebook PCs of this age. The non-operating shocks of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 60G to 240G.

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12 Reasons Against

Quite Short Battery Life

With a battery life of only 3.92 hours, the Toshiba S55 has one of the shortest battery lifes amongst laptops of this age. Many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the S55 have battery lifes of between 3h and 4,700h, and the average battery life is 26h.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Toshiba S55 does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the S55 also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Quite Slow CD-RW Read Speed

With a CD-RW read speed of only 16 CD-speeds, the Toshiba S55 has one of the slower CD-RW read speeds amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The slowest CD-RW read speed of notebook PCs of this age and type is 16x, the fastest is 24x, and the average CD-RW read speed is 23x.

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Very Slow DVD-RW Read Speed

Across all the similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the S55 the DVD-RW read speeds range from 6x to 8x. With a DVD-RW read speed of only 6 CD-speeds, the Toshiba S55 has one of the slower DVD-RW read speeds amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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Very Small Operating Shock

Laptops that are a comparable age to the S55 have operating shocks of between 10G and 140G. With an operating shock of only 10 gravity, the Toshiba S55 has one of the smaller operating shocks amongst portable PCs of this age.

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Very Slow DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

Across all the notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the S55 the DVD+R double layer read speeds range from 6x to 8x, and the average DVD+R double layer read speed is 6.8x. At only 6 CD-speeds, the Toshiba S55 has a fairly slow DVD+R double layer read speed compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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Very Slow DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

At only 6 CD-speeds, the Toshiba S55 has a quite slow DVD-R double layer read speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the S55. The slowest DVD-R double layer read speed of many processor core portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 6x, the fastest is 8x, and the average DVD-R double layer read speed is 6.8x.

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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports

The Toshiba S55 is a two USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the S55 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Small Operating Vibration

At only 0.5 gravity, the Toshiba S55 has a quite small operating vibration compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. Across all the many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the S55 the operating vibrations range from 0.5G to 1.1G, and the average operating vibration is 0.62G.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba S55

Released Over Two Years Ago

Toshiba released the S55 over two years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.4 gigahertz, the Toshiba S55 has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the S55.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Toshiba S55 has a relatively average total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Toshiba S55 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the S55.

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Average Screen Size

The Toshiba S55 has a pretty standard screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the S55.

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Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the Toshiba S55 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops that came out more than two years ago. 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.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
3D Compatible
Full HD
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
HD DVD-ROM Read Speed
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD-RW Write Speed
CD-RW Read Speed
CD-R Write Speed
CD-R Read Speed
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling
Networking Standard
4G
Data Network
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
WiFi Standard
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connection
Headphone Connection
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge Port
SmartCard Slot
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
ExpressCard Slot
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
GPS Function
Keyboard
Keyboard Language
Windows Key
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Optional Operating System
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Processor Package Size
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Power Adapter Weight
Packaging Data
Cable Included
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Maximum Non-Operating Thermal Gradient
Maximum Operating Thermal Gradient
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Technical Details
Display
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

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