Toshiba Satellite C55-A5246 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black)

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Product Highlights

  • 2.3GHz Intel Core i3-2348M Dual-Core
  • 4GB of 1333MHz DDR3 RAM
  • 500GB 5400rpm Hard Drive
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics
  • 15.6" TruBrite TFT LED-Backlit Display
  • 1366 x 768 Native Resolution
  • SuperMulti DVD Burner
  • 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Built-In Webcam, Microphone & Speakers
  • Windows 8
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The Satellite C55-A5246 15.6" Notebook Computer from Toshiba features a satin black chassis and a Trax Horizon pattern with a 15.6" TruBrite TFT LED-backlit display. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution, supported by integrated Intel HD Graphics. The screen also supports native 720p HD content.

The system is powered by a dual-core 2.3GHz Intel Core i3-2348M processor. It also has 4GB of 1333MHz DDR3 RAM, a 500GB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a 6-in-1 media card reader, 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with DTS Sound technology.

Windows 8 (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.

Toshiba Satellite

Dual-Core Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3 Performance
This Toshiba notebook houses a Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3-2348M processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 2.3GHz. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache and 4GB of 133MHz DDR3 RAM, you'll be able to multitask quickly and efficiently
15.6" TruBrite LED-Backlit Display
The 15.6" TruBrite widescreen display is backlit with LED lights for lower power consumption and better energy efficiency than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a glossy coating for vibrant color. The 1366 x 768 native resolution is powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics, which can natively play 720p HD content without upscaling. You can also output to an external display via the HDMI port
With Toshiba Resolution+ Upconvert Technology for Media Player, you'll be be able to upscale standard definition DVD content to HD quality for sharper picture and vibrant color. Please note that viewing enhancements may vary depending upon content quality and display device capability, functionality, and settings
6-in-1 Media Card Reader
With a media card reader, this Toshiba computer provides options to expand storage space and easily transfer media files without having to use the USB ports. The media card reader supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, Secure Digital XC, miniSD, microSD, and Multi-Media Cards
DTS Sound
The built-in stereo speakers in this Toshiba notebook provide adequate sound quality. This Toshiba notebook also utilizes DTS Sound for high-definition audio support
Eco Utility
Quickly adjust the settings and power plan of your Toshiba computer and monitor your ongoing power usage with just a click
USB 3.0
USB 3.0 has a data transfer speed of 5Gbps and is up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0

Windows 8

The Redesigned Start Screen
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a tablet style design featuring tiles. Tiles are customizable as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps, and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen
To the Cloud
With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history, and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, and more
Windows Store
In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it, so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it
UPC: 022265526484
Processor 2.3 GHz Intel Core i3-2348M Dual-Core
Cache L3: 3 MB
System Bus 5 GT/s
Memory Slots: 2
Type: 1333 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
Installed: 4 GB
Capacity: 16 GB
Graphics Card Type: Integrated
Installed: Intel HD Graphics 
Type Widescreen
Size 15.6"
Backlight LED
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Finish Glossy
Native Resolution 1366 x 768
Hard Drive Installed: 500 GB 5400 rpm
Type: SATA
Optical Drive SuperMulti DVD Burner
Input/Output Connectors
Ports 2x USB 2.0 (A)
1x USB 3.0 (A)
Display 1x HDMI
1x VGA
Audio Integrated Stereo Speakers
Integrated Microphone
1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone Output
1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Microphone Input
Flash Media Slot 1x SD
1x microSD
1x MiniSD
1x MMC
Network 10/100 Mbps Ethernet (RJ-45)
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
Webcam Yes
Operating System Windows 8 
Security Kensington Lock Slot
Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
Features: Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device TouchPad with Multi-Touch Control
Battery 6-Cell Lithium-Ion  Providing up to 4 Hours per Charge (48 Wh)
Power Requirements AC: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Consumption: 65 W
Dimensions (WxHxD) 14.9 x 1.3 x 9.5" / 37.8 x 3.3 x 24.1 cm
Weight 5.4 lb / 2.45 kg
Packaging Info
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.5 x 14.0 x 2.4"
Toshiba Satellite C55-A5246 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black)
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • 6-Cell Lithium Ion Battery
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty

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    By Jay

    from Palau

    About Me Frequent User

    Verified Buyer


    • Bright
    • Doesn't Jam
    • Durable
    • Good Value
    • Professional Weight
    • Sharp Tones & Colors


      Best Uses

      • Black & White documents
      • Color Photos
      • Graphics & Charts
      • Professional Documents

      Comments about Toshiba Satellite C55-A5246 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black):

      I use this mainly to make presentations for classroom activities..it is fast and stable.

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      • Personal

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      (3 of 12 customers found this review helpful)


      Dont judge by the name brand that all go

      By nisha

      from Los angeles CA

      About Me Learning Curve

      Verified Buyer


      • Comfortable Keyboard
      • Quiet


      • Heavy
      • Icon Not There For Wifi
      • Short Battery Life
      • To Close Game No Tab W X
      • Too Hot

      Best Uses

      • Business Use
      • Word Processing

      Comments about Toshiba Satellite C55-A5246 15.6" Notebook Computer (Satin Black):

      Not much happy, have to learn on my own and figure the feature. Not much help at the store. There no Icon for Wifi and games there no upper close x tab to close. Access to my flash drive not easy. Other computer it will pop up and able to go. Here I have to search for the drive, gave up and just do a search for my cover letter than it show up. And it so hot after just 1 min

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      • Personal

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