The Satellite L855-S5136NR 15.6" Notebook Computer from Toshiba features a mercury silver chassis with a 15.6" TruBrite LED-backlit display. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution, supported by integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000. The screen also supports native 720p HD content and a glossy finish for vibrant color.
The system is powered by a dual-core 2.3GHz Intel Core i3-2348M processor. It also has 4GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 640GB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, two USB 3.0 ports, a USB 2.0 port with USB Sleep and Charge, 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound 3D technology.
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