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Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC
alaScore 81

14 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the screen and design. The usability and price also get good views, but there are some mixed views about the image quality and durability.

performance, price, usability, design, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design and usability. The durability and price also get good reviews.

performance, price, durability, usability, design

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

This summary is based on the products: Toshiba Satellite C855 - 1WC 15.6-inch Notebook (Silver) - (Intel Core i5 - 3210M 2.5/3.1GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 8, USB 3.0, Bluetooth)Toshiba Satellite C855 - 1WC 15.6-inch Notebook (Silver) - (Intel Core i5 - 3210M 2.5/3.1GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 8, USB 3.0, Bluetooth)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Robert (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

Good sized keyboard and screen. Fast processing speed so quick to open files and games. Good selection of ports so no worries about using a separate mouse or any other add-on hardware.

Annoying to get round windows 8 - designed really for tablet use so don't know why you'd want it on a laptop.

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Ray (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

Looks a nice bit of kit with the great 'Toshiba' reconised logo on the top (turned around the reverse way so others on the other side can see)!, It plays really fast, the processor and graphics card have a windows 8 rating of 4.7 which is superb. It...

Don't expect to play Battlefield 3 or Assassins creed on this as the 3d graphics are not the best, so if its gaming you want at higher levels then you need a different type of laptop/pc. But it plays 2d better than my high spec gamer pc. It seems a...

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Ian (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

Very Quick Laptop, performs well with most apps, not a gamer so can't comment, but for everything else it represents great value

Non really except Windows 8 is a different expereince

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Allan (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

sleek design easy to set up

could have used a written guide to Windows 8 but that is more to do with MSN

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Manuel (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite C855-1WC

 

Excellent with upgrade features, it suddenly update hot issue due to what happen around the world from distinctive sources.

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:24-bit
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery life (max):4
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Camera

Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution:1280 x 800
Front camera resolution (numeric):1

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Grey
Form Factor:Clamshell

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
HD type:Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
Power auto-sensing: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Maximum graphics adapter memory:1.696
Maximum Resolution:2048 x 1536
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4000

Keyboard

Keyboard language:English
Keyboard number of keys:102
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory clock speed:1600
Memory layout:1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100
Networking topology:Fast Ethernet
SIM card support: No
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

CD read speed:24
CD rewrite speed:4
CD write speed:24
CD-R read speed:24
CD-R write speed:24
CD-RW read speed:24
CD-RW write speed:4
Disc types supported:CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-R DL, DVD-RAM, DVD-ROM, DVD-RW
DVD-R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD-R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD-R read speed:8
DVD-R write speed:8
DVD-RAM read speed:5
DVD-RAM write speed:5
DVD-RW read speed:8
DVD-RW write speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer read speed:6
DVD+R Double Layer write speed:6
DVD+R read speed:8
DVD+R write speed:8
DVD+RW read speed:8
DVD+RW write speed:8
LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:24-bit
Display:TFT
Graphics adapter family:Intel
GSM module: No
HD-Ready: Yes
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Internal video mode, resolution:1366 x 768
Power supply type:AC/DC
Type:PC
USB connector type:USB Type-A
Volume Control:Digital
Wireless Technology:Wireless LAN, Bluetooth

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S-Video port: No
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
Power auto-sensing:Y

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):25
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Number of processors supported:1
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:3.0
Processor:I5-3210M
Processor boost frequency:3.1
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:3rd gen Intel® Core™ i5
Processor frequency:2.5
Processor lithography:22
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I5-3210M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1023
Processor threads:4
Stepping:L1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:105

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):Y
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:65708
Processor code:SR0N0
Processor package size:31
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Password protection:HDD, Supervisor, User
Password protection type:HDD, Supervisor, User

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 8
Trial software:Microsoft Office, McAfee Internet Security

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:500

Video

External video modes max. refresh rate:100
External video modes non-interlaced resolution with max. refresh rate:1600 x 1200
External video modes refresh rate (max):100

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.53
Height:1.32
Weight:5.07
Width:15