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Toshiba Satellite C855 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.3GHz 6GB 640GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 2.3GHz 6GB Jan 2013
Processor Cores Processor Family Processor Frequency Internal Memory Release Date
Satellite C855-2F7 - Intel Core i3-2348M Processor(2.30GHz)/Win8/6144MB(4096+2048)/640GB/15.6 Wide TruBrite HD/DVD-RW SuperMulti(DL)/WiFi 802.11bgn/Btooth/1.0MP HD WebCam More
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8 Reasons For

Toshiba Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

We calculated the average reviews for all Toshiba notebook PCs and also specifically for Toshiba medium processor core notebook PCs and found that in both cases Toshiba had good reviews compared to other brands.

Fairly Big Screen Size

The average screen size of similar spec laptops that have been around for more than two years is 15". The Satellite C855 has a quite big screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C855.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

At 640 gigabytes, the Satellite C855 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the Satellite C855. The smallest total storage capacity of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the Satellite C855 is 1GB and the biggest is 1.5TB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on laptops of this type and age.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Very Big CD/DVD Drive Buffer Size

At 2 megabytes, the Satellite C855 has a very big CD/DVD drive buffer size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Satellite C855. The average CD/DVD drive buffer size of similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as the Satellite C855 is 1.6MB.

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AC Cable Included

This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most commonly found cable included on medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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15 Reasons Against

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

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C855 have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Toshiba Satellite C855 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other laptops of this age and type have a front camera, however the Toshiba Satellite C855 does not have a front camera.

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Very Short Battery Life

Notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the Satellite C855 have battery lifes of between 2h and 4,400h. At only 4 hours, the Toshiba Satellite C855 has a fairly short battery life compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Satellite C855 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age do have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on laptops of this age and spec. 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.

Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might also be worth considering include the T420s (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Toshiba Satellite C855 has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

Portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Satellite C855 have battery capacities of between 3mAh and 30,000mAh. At only 10.8 milliamperes * hour, the Satellite C855 has a very small battery capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Memory Clock Speed

When compared to other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the Satellite C855, the Satellite C855's memory clock speed of only 1,333 megahertz is one of the slowest. The memory clock speeds of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the Satellite C855 range from 1,000MHz to 1,800MHz.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most laptops of a similar age and spec to the Satellite C855 have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Toshiba Satellite C855 which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago, the Toshiba Satellite C855 does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Slow CD Rewrite Speed

Laptops that are a similar age to the Satellite C855 have CD rewrite speeds of between 4x and 16x. The Satellite C855 has one of the slower CD rewrite speeds (only 4 CD-speeds) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4.0 LE Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Thick

The average height of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 27mm, and the heights range from 2.4mm to 300mm. At 33.52 millimeters, the Toshiba Satellite C855 is fairly thick compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Toshiba Satellite C855

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Toshiba released the Satellite C855.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Toshiba Satellite C855 has a relatively standard processor clock speed (2.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

If this portable PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the HP Probook 650 (2.4GHz).

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Average Weight

The Satellite C855 has a relatively standard weight (2.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the Satellite C855.

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Average Internal Memory

The Toshiba Satellite C855 has a pretty standard internal memory (6 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Satellite C855.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Front Side Bus
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
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
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
External Video Modes Refresh Rate (max)
External Video Modes Non-Interlaced Resolution With Max. Refresh Rate
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Resolution
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
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
CD Rewrite Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Disc Types Supported
LightScribe
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Networking
Cabling Technology
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
SIM Card Support
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone Connectivity
Headphone Connectivity
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Performance
TV Tuner Integrated
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Language
Windows Keys
Keyboard Number of Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Trial Software
Bundled Software
Operating System Architecture
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® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Technology
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
Security
Password Protection Type
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing
Internal Modem
HD-Ready
Internal Video Mode, Resolution

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers c8552f7, c8552f8, toshiba i32348, toshiba c8552f8, toshiba i32348m

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