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Toshiba Satellite C55-B

Toshiba Satellite C55-B 4 Core Intel Pentium 2.16GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

4 Intel Pentium 2.16GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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Toshiba Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Toshiba has good average ratings for its many processor cores laptops as well as across its entire notebook PC range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter burst frequencys of many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than two years range from 640MHz to 900MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter burst frequency is 850MHz. The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter burst frequencys (896 megahertz) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Has a Front Camera

The Satellite C55-B has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the Satellite C55-B also have a front camera.

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Light

With a weight of only 2.2 kilograms, the Satellite C55-B is fairly light compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that came out more than two years ago. The lightest comparable spec laptop that came out more than two years ago is 430g heavy and the heaviest is 4.8kg.

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Quite Fast DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

The DVD+R Double Layer read speeds of notebook PCs of this type and age range from 4x to 8x. At 8 CD-speeds, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a fairly fast DVD+R Double Layer read speed compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the Satellite C55-B.

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Quite Fast DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

Many processor cores laptops that have been available for a similar time to the Satellite C55-B have DVD-R Double Layer read speeds of between 4x and 8x, and the average DVD-R Double Layer read speed is 6.5x. The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a quite fast DVD-R Double Layer read speed (8 CD-speeds) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite C55-B.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Fairly Fast CD-RW Write Speed

With a CD-RW write speed of 16 CD-speeds, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly fast CD-RW write speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the Satellite C55-B. The slowest CD-RW write speed of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite C55-B is 4x and the fastest is 24x.

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Very Small Non-Operating Vibration

The average non-operating vibration of many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B is 1.2G, and the non-operating vibrations range from 1G to 3.5G. With a non-operating vibration of only 1 gravity, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B has one of the smaller non-operating vibrations amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Very Small Non-Operating Shock

The Satellite C55-B has one of the smaller non-operating shocks (only 60 gravity) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. Across all the portable PCs of this spec and age the non-operating shocks range from 60G to 240G.

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22 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of laptops of a comparable type and age to the Satellite C55-B is 1,100MHz. At only 896 megahertz, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the Satellite C55-B.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of laptops of a similar age and spec to the Satellite C55-B is 29GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a very small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the Satellite C55-B.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

Most similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, including the Toshiba Satellite C55-B which uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Only Four Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B is a four maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.

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

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

When compared to other portable PCs of this age and spec that we have checked the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of, the Satellite C55-B's on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 313 megahertz is one of the slowest. Across all the many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as the Satellite C55-B the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 430MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite C55-B does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been around for around the same time as the Satellite C55-B which have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Old PCI Express Slots Version

Notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite C55-B have PCI Express slots versions of between 2 and 3. The Satellite C55-B has one of the older PCI Express slots versions (only 2) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on many processor cores laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Notebook PCs of this age and type have internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average internal memory is 8.4GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite C55-B.

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Only Intel Pentium Processor Family

The Satellite C55-B has a better processor family than most portable PCs of this age and type. This portable PC has an Intel Pentium processor family, whereas most notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i7 processor family. The best processor family of all portable PCs of this type and age is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Atom.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

Across all the many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B the memory clock speeds range from 1,000MHz to 1,600MHz, and the average memory clock speed is 1,600MHz. With a memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz, the Satellite C55-B has one of the slower memory clock speeds amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

The maximum internal memorys of comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Satellite C55-B range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 18GB. When compared to other many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B's maximum internal memory of only 4 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

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Very Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s (only 32 watt-hours) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the Satellite C55-B have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 30Wh and 2,700Wh, and the average battery capacity (Watt hours) is 64Wh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Very Small Processor Cache

Notebook PCs of this spec and age have processor caches of between 2MB and 8MB, and the average processor cache is 4.7MB. With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the Satellite C55-B has a quite small processor cache compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Satellite C55-B.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.

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Very Small Operating Shock

The smallest operating shock of laptops of this age and type is 10G, the biggest is 140G, and the average operating shock is 45G. At only 10 gravity, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly small operating shock compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Satellite C55-B.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

Similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Satellite C55-B have processor boost frequencys of between 1.3GHz and 3.9GHz. At only 2.58 gigahertz, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for a comparable time to the Satellite C55-B.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a L2 processor cache which is better than the L3 processor cache found on most many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

This portable PC's processor cache level (L2) is actually the worst processor cache level amongst all comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C55-B.

Amongst similar types of portable PC the best processor cache level is L3.

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Very Small Operating Vibration

The Toshiba Satellite C55-B has one of the smaller operating vibrations (only 0.5 gravity) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. The smallest operating vibration of many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the Satellite C55-B is 0.5G, the biggest is 1.1G, and the average operating vibration is 0.56G.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite C55-B

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Toshiba released the Satellite C55-B.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.16 gigahertz, the Satellite C55-B has a relatively standard processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Satellite C55-B has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the Satellite C55-B.

If you would prefer a bigger display diagonal then you might want to consider the HP 17 G2[plb_2985052_price] (17.3" and higher rated).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Toshiba Satellite C55-B has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

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HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to 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.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
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
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
HDD Recovery
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Operational Conditions
Non-Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Thermal Gradient (max)
Operating Thermal Gradient (max)
Operating Vibration
Non-Operating Shock
Operating Shock
Non-Operating Altitude
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers c55b5353, toshiba n3530216, toshiba c55b5353, toshiba n3530216g, toshiba n3530216gh, toshiba n3530216ghz

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