Toshiba Satellite S55-A5255 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

Toshiba Satellite S55-A5255 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

Toshiba Satellite S55-A5255 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)

B&H # TOS55A5255 MFR # PSKJSU-005001
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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, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Integrated Webcam, Microphone & Speakers
  • Windows 8
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  • 1Description

The Satellite S55-A5255 15.6" Notebook Computer from Toshiba features an ice blue finish with a brushed aluminum design. The 15.6" TruBrite LED-backlit display has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution with native support for 720p HD content.

The system is powered by a dual-core Ivy Bridge 1.8GHz Intel Core i5-3337U processor. It also has 8GB of 1600MHz DDR3 RAM, a 1TB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a multi-format media card reader, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, an integrated webcam and microphone. The built-in stereo harman/kardon speakers with DTS Studio 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 S55

Dual-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5 Performance
The Toshiba Satellite S55 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 push the dual cores into four virtual cores for fast and efficient multitasking
15.6" TruBrite LED-Backlit Display
The 15.6" TruBrite widescreen display of the Toshiba Satellite S55 features LED backlighting, a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1366 x 768 native resolution, which can play 720p HD content natively without upscaling. The screen also features a glossy finish for vibrant color. You can also output video to an external display via the HDMI port
Stay Connected
The Toshiba Satellite S55 can connect to a home or public wireless network via 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. If you require a more reliable Internet connection, you can utilize the 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 LAN jack
USB 3.0 & USB Sleep and Charge
USB 3.0 can provide data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0. USB 3.0 is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 as well. The Toshiba Satellite S55 also has a USB 2.0 port with USB Sleep and Charge, which allows you to charge a USB device, such as a smartphone, even when the Toshiba Satellite S55 is shut down
Toshiba Sleep and Music
With Toshiba Sleep and Music, you'll be able to play your favorite songs through the speakers of the Toshiba Satellite S55 without having to sync. Just plug your mp3 player or smartphone to the microphone jack and you'll be able to play your music even when the Toshiba Satellite S55 is in sleep mode or shut down

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
In the Box
Toshiba Satellite S55-A5255 15.6" Notebook Computer (Ice Blue)
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • 4-Cell Lithium Ion Battery
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Performance
    Processor Intel Core i5-3337U
    Graphics Card Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Display
    Size 15.6"
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 1366 x 768
    Finish Glossy
    Drives
    Optical Drive SuperMulti DVD Burner
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 2 x USB 3.0
    1 x USB 2.0
    Display 1 x HDMI
    1 x VGA
    Audio
    Integrated Microphone
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone Output
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Microphone Input
    Media Card Slots SD
    SD/SDHC
    SD/SDHC/SDXC
    MiniSD
    microSD
    MMC
    Memory Stick
    Memory Stick PRO
    xD-Picture Card
    Communications
    Network 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Webcam User-Facing
    Battery
    Power Requirements 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
    General
    Operating System Windows 8 
    Security Kensington Lock Slot
    Keyboard Type: Standard Notebook Keyboard
    Features: Numeric Keypad
    Pointing Device TouchPad
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 14.9 x 0.9 x 9.6" / 37.8 x 2.3 x 24.4 cm
    Weight 5.2 lb / 2.36 kg
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 17.0 x 14.5 x 2.6"

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