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Toshiba Satellite S955-S5166 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

Toshiba Satellite S955-S5166 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

Toshiba Satellite S955-S5166 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

B&H # TOS955S5166 MFR # PSKGGU-01Q003
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Product Highlights

  • 1.8GHz Intel Core i5-3337U Dual-Core
  • 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM
  • 1TB 5400rpm Hard Drive
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000
  • 15.6" TruBrite LED-Backlit Display
  • 1366 x 768 Native Resolution
  • SuperMulti DVD Burner
  • 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, 10/100 Fast Ethernet
  • Integrated Webcam, Microphone & Speakers
  • Windows 8
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Overview
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The Satellite S955-S5166 15.6" Notebook Computer from Toshiba features an ice blue brushed aluminum 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 4000. The screen also supports native 720p HD content.

The system is powered by a dual-core 1.8GHz Intel Core i5-3337U processor. It also has 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 1TB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, two USB 3.0 ports, a USB 2.0 port with 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.

Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles that update in real-time, which provide faster access to news, weather forecasts, sports scores, social network updates and more. 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.

Dual-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5 Performance
This Toshiba computer houses an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3337U processor. Its dual cores can reach a stock speed of 1.8GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 2.7GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a dedicated 3MB L3 cache, 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to multitask between applications 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 4000, which can natively display 720p HD content without the need to upscale the video. You can also output to an external display via the HDMI port
Resolution+
With Toshiba Resolution+ Upconvert Technology for Media Player, you'll 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
USB 3.0
USB 3.0 has a data transfer speed of 5Gbps and is up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0
USB Sleep and Charge
You'll be able to power your smartphone or other USB-compatible device using the USB port on this Toshiba computer. With USB Sleep and Charge, you'll be able to charge your device even when the computer is turned off
PC Health Monitor
Toshiba's PC Health Monitor alerts you to issues before they become problems, constantly gauging your machine's temperature and power usage, while checking the hard drive to help protect against shocks
Eco Utility
Quickly adjust the settings and power plan of your Toshiba computer and monitor your ongoing power usage with just a click
EPEAT Gold Registered
This Toshiba computer is EPEAT Gold, which is the highest possible ranking of the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool
ENERGY STAR Qualified
This Toshiba computer meets the ENERGY STAR 4.0 standard
In the Box
Toshiba Satellite S955-S5166 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • 4-Cell Lithium Ion Battery
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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    Specifications
    Performance
    Processor 1.8 GHz Intel Core i5-3337U Dual-Core Ivy Bridge
    Cache L3: 3 MB
    System Bus 5 GT/s
    Memory Type: 1600 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
    Installed: 8 GB
    Capacity: 16 GB
    Graphics Card Type: Integrated
    Installed: Intel HD Graphics 4000 Shared
    Display
    Type Widescreen
    Size 15.6"
    Backlight LED
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Finish Glossy
    Native Resolution 1366 x 768
    Storage
    Hard Drive Installed: 1 TB 5400 rpm
    Type: SATA
    Optical Drive SuperMulti DVD Burner
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 2x USB 3.0 (A)
    1x USB 2.0 (A) with USB Sleep and Charge
    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 SDHC
    1x SDXC
    1x MiniSD
    1x microSD
    1x MMC
    Communications
    Network 10/100 Mbps Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Bluetooth None
    Mobile Broadband None
    Webcam Yes
    General
    Operating System Windows 8 
    Security Kensington Lock Slot
    Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
    Features: Numeric Keypad
    Pointing Device TouchPad with Multi-Touch Control
    Battery 4-Cell Lithium-Ion  Providing up to 4 Hours per Charge (45 Wh)
    Power Requirements AC: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
    Consumption: 45 W
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 14.9 x 0.9 x 10.3" / 37.8 x 2.3 x 26.2 cm
    Weight 5 lb / 2.27 kg
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.5 x 14.1 x 2.4"

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