Toshiba has another dependable, no-frills laptop that would be perfect for your high-school student or even Gramma or Grampa to cut their technology teeth on. The Satellite C855D-S5230 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black Trax) has everything a first-timer needs - dual-core power and an AMD E1-1200 processor, using AMD's A68M chipset. It's paired with 4GB of fast DDR3 1066MHz RAM, perfect for multi-tasking without overloading the processors.
Mid-range users and web users will appreciate the little nuances, like the integrated microphone and webcam, or the inclusion of 802.11 b/g/n wireless, so they can surf throughout the house and the neighborhood. This notebook also comes with built in stereo speakers, and a beautiful 15.6" TruBrite LED backlit display with a native resolution of 1366 x 768 and support for 720p content.
Also helpful for new users is the library of useful software that comes with this notebook - everything from Microsoft Office Starter 2010 to Toshiba's proprietary PC Health Monitor. Looking for a laptop that meets your needs without breaking your budget? This is the one for you.
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Toshiba Satellite C855D-S5230 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black Trax)