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Toshiba Satellite C50-A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1713 reviews of Toshiba Satellite C50-A. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the screen and portability are overall positive. The price and performance also get good comments. The energy efficiency and touchpad get less positive views. The keyboard and battery get mixed reviews.

usability, performance, price, portability, screen

durability, sound, reliability, touchpad, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Satellite C50-A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 user reviews of Toshiba Satellite C50-A from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers really like the portability and size. The design and performance are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the sound and keyboard. Opinions about the reliability and image quality are mixed.

price, performance, design, size, portability

keyboard, sound

78% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1JN 15.6-inch Laptop (Intel Celeron N2820 2.13 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Windows 8.1) - BlackToshiba Satellite C50-A-1JN 15.6-inch Laptop (Intel Celeron N2820 2.13 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Windows 8.1) - Black

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A P0011


Toshiba Satellite C50-A P0011 laptop runs on DOS OS and has Intel Pentium (3rd generation) 2.4 GHz dual core processor. It laptop is ideal for personal and professional users. The Toshiba Satellite C50-A P0011 laptop has an integrated Slim 8x DVD Super...

Dec, 2013

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A P0012


Toshiba Satellite C50-A P0012 laptop has Intel Pentium (3rd generation) 2.4 GHz dual core processor, DOS OS and Intel HD Graphics solution. It has 500 GB HDD, 2 GB DDR3 RAM and an integrated 8x DVD-SuperMulti Disk Drive. The laptop has a 15.6 inch HD...

Nov, 2013

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A X2110


Toshiba Satellite C50-A X2110 laptop is powered with Intel Core i5 (3rd generation) 2.6 GHz With Turbo Boost up to 3.2 GHz processor and runs on Windows 8 (64 bit) OS. It runs on Nvidia GeForce GT 710M graphics processor with 1 GB dedicated graphics...

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: jessica (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1JM PSCJEE-006007EN


good size awful customer service when asking for help

the overall battery life quickly disintegrated resulting in the laptop needing constant charge after use

Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: Didler (

Toshiba Satellite Pro C50-A-1E0


good value for a general everyday computer, note not for gameing

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: Brenda (

Toshiba C50-A-1CK PSCG6E-09601CEN


Easy to use and does not overheat

Letters on keyboard fade very quickly especially the letter E as most used

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Hekmat (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1DV PSCG6E-08P01CEN


Good Battery life, good value for the money, free upgrade to Win10

The keyboard is horrible and the worst I have used, if I can use it in the first place as it is not reliable at all, and I am a PhD student who types all the time.

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Jade (

Toshiba Satellite Pro C50-A-1E0


Excellent laptop excellent performance not so great design as In appearance! If this laptop looked as good as it performed this would be one great piece of machinery

Appearance is poor bland and minimal

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: Peter (

Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1DV PSCG6E-08P01CEN


Easy to expand memory Now have 12 gb on board cost only £34.00 for me to expand memory

It's a bit slow

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Anthony (

Toshiba Satellite Pro C50-A-1E0


IT very good internet system

There is no bad points

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio chip:Realtek ALC269Q-VB5-GR


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.9
Rear camera: No


Display Surface:Gloss
HD type: No


Discrete graphics adapter:No / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1.7 / 1.739 / 1.771 / 1.792 / 3.787
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 2
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.1
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166 / 0x416
On-board graphics adapter memory:1.65 / 1.762 / 1.771 / 1.792
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)


Island-style keyboard: Yes


4G: No

Optical Drive

DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6 / 8

Ports & interfaces

LAN/VGA combo port: No
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt combo port: No
Total number of SATA connectors:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1 / 2


Conflict Free processor:No / Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:No / Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 32 / 8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16 / 4
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3 / 25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066 / 1066,1333 / 1333 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:L2 / L3 / L3, L2 / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Bay Trail / Haswell / Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Celeron 1000 series for Mobile / Intel Celeron Processor N2000 series for Mobile / Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series / Intel Pentium 2000 series for Mobile / Intel Pentium B900 series for Mobile / Intel Pentium N3000 series for Mobile
Scenario Design Power (SDP):4.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17 / 35 / 37 / 7.5

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:0.00 / 1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel TSX-NI:No / Yes
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:59836 / 65700 / 71142 / 71465 / 71995 / 72056 / 75193 / 76348 / 79049 / 79052 / i3-3110M / I5-3230M
Processor package size:25 / 31 / 37.5


Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Password protection: Yes