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Toshiba Satellite C55-B

Toshiba Satellite C55-B 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.7GHz 6GB Oct 2014
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Toshiba Has Good Laptop Reviews

Toshiba has good average ratings for its medium processor core laptops as well as across its entire portable PC range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on laptops of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

Across all the medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as the Satellite C55-B the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1.7GB to 16GB. With a maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of 2 gigabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Satellite C55-B supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to it. This Toshiba portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all laptops that are a comparable age to the Satellite C55-B.

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

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 750 gigabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The smallest total storage capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 1GB and the biggest is 1.5TB.

There are a number of other 750GB total storage capacity laptops currently available which you might also want to consider including cheaper portable PCs such as the X550CA[pl_1598959_price], or the X401A[pl_1487212_price] both from Asus.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the HP Pavilion x360 13-s060sa[plb_2964572_price] (1TB and cheaper), or the Lenovo YOGA 500[plb_2981274_price] (1TB and cheaper).

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Has a Front Camera

The Satellite C55-B has a front camera, as do most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B.

We compared all the other laptops with a front camera to this notebook PC and we think the X552CL[pl_2093300_price], and the X200CA[pl_1605177_price] both from Asus or the HP ProBook 4540s[plb_1532938_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Very Small Non-Operating Vibration

Laptops of this type and age have non-operating vibrations of between 1G and 160G, and the average non-operating vibration is 2.3G. The Satellite C55-B has a quite small non-operating vibration (only 1 gravity) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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Very Small Non-Operating Shock

Portable PCs of a similar type and age to the Satellite C55-B have non-operating shocks of between 1G and 240G. The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a quite small non-operating shock (only 60 gravity) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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13 Reasons Against

Only Two SATA III Connectors

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B is a two SATA III connector notebook PC.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 950 megahertz, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Satellite C55-B. The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of portable PCs of this age and spec is 1,100MHz.

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Only Two SATA Connectors

The Satellite C55-B is a two SATA connector portable PC.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B is 23GB. With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite C55-B does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for more than two years do have a full-size keyboard.

We compared this portable PC to all the other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard and we think the P550CA[pl_2611468_price], or the X75A[pl_2440533_price] both from Asus or the HP ProBook 4540s[plb_1532938_price] which is also cheaper is also worth considering.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core laptops that came out around the same time as it. 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.

Other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might want to look at include the DELL Vostro 14 5000[plb_2373664_price] which is cheaper.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the DELL XPS 13[plb_1497490_price] (SSD), the Toshiba Tecra Z40[plb_2287582_price] (SSD), or the Asus Zenbook UX305[plb_2964593_price] (ssd).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Satellite C55-B does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite C55-B also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

It is worth also looking at other portable PCs which also have a touch sensitive screen including the Asus X200CA[plb_1605177_price], or the HP Pavilion 15 TouchSmart[plb_2418547_price] which is also cheaper.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Satellite C55-B is a one USB 3.0 port portable PC. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been available for around the same time as the Satellite C55-B have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Very Small Operating Shock

Across all the portable PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B the operating shocks range from 0.66G to 140G, and the average operating shock is 60G. At only 10 gravity, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly small operating shock compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Very Small Operating Vibration

With an operating vibration of only 0.5 gravity, the Satellite C55-B has one of the smaller operating vibrations amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the Satellite C55-B the operating vibrations range from 0.5G to 110G, and the average operating vibration is 1.3G.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite C55-B

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Toshiba portable PC was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Satellite C55-B.

There are a number of other 15.6" laptops currently available which you might want to consider including cheaper portable PCs such as the Acer Extensa EX2510[plb_2531905_price], or the HP EliteBook 850[plb_2353448_price].

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Satellite C55-B has a better processor family than most comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it. This laptop has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most laptops that are a comparable age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Internal Memory

At 6 gigabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 6GB internal memory laptops and we think the X75A[pl_2093232_price], and the X75A[pl_2440533_price] both from Asus or the Toshiba C55[plb_2201915_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

If this portable PC internal memory is too small for you then you might want to look at the Latitude 14 5000[pl_2657528_price] (8GB and cheaper), or the Latitude 15 5000[pl_2743179_price] (8GB and cheaper) both from DELL or the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2554981_price] (8GB and higher rated).

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Average Weight

The Satellite C55-B has a fairly typical weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that were released around the same time as the Satellite C55-B.

There are a number of other 2.2kg heavy notebook PCs currently available that you might want to consider including the DELL Latitude 15[plb_2530017_price] which is cheaper.

If you would consider a laptop with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Lenovo T430[plb_1601897_price] (2.2kg), or the HP 250[plb_2342458_price] (2.2kg) which is also cheaper.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

At 1.7 gigahertz, the Satellite C55-B has a relatively standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the Satellite C55-B.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 1.7GHz processor clock speed laptops currently available including the HP EliteBook 850[plb_2353423_price] which is cheaper.

If this medium processor core notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the DELL Latitude 15[plb_2530017_price] (1.9GHz) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

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Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
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Processor Thread
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)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Speaker
Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
WiFi Standard
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
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
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Processor Package Size
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
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
Depth
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Packaging Data
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
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
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers i34005, i34005u, toshiba c55b5200
Barcodes 00222658395394
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