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Toshiba Satellite P855-10E

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Toshiba Satellite P855-10E. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and durability. The performance and image quality are also mentioned favorably. The reliability and portability get critical views, and reviews about the battery and screen are mixed.

image quality, performance, durability, design

keyboard, portability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Toshiba Satellite P855-10E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Patrick Afschar Kaboli (notebookcheck.net)

Review Toshiba Satellite P855-107 Notebook

 

Classy one-man show. The website for the Toshiba Satellite P855-1

Good workmanship; Timeless looks; Good equipment; High CPU performance; Full HD resolution; Suitable for gaming; Glasses-free 3D; Excellent speakers

Highly reflective screen; Unstable display lid; Slow hard disk; Loud Blu-Ray drive; Possible throttling; Short battery life

Competition is huge in the field of medium-sized multimedia laptops. Almost every manufacturer has a corresponding device in its range. The Toshiba Satellite P855-107 has to compete with the Dell XPS 15 (L521X), Gigabyte P2542G, Dell Inspiron 15R...

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Stephen (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

Quick startup, and restart, particularly if in hibernation or sleep mode. Great bright clear screen. Quick to recharge battery, with good life.

Keyboard not great, as you have to press the key firmly to type, but the spacebar is very poor to respond.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Robert (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

goodsize keyboard, positive pressure and backlit

too much preloaded software trying to get you to purchase it.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: S (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

Ease of appliations

Weight

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Elangeswaran (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

So many good points

Mouse right click and left click is designed really very poor.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Robert (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

goodsize keyboard, positive pressure and backlit

too much preloaded software trying to get you to purchase it

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Richard (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

Looks great, it is also very fast as well. Up to now this laptop is everything I wanted, the screen is crystal sharp with its HD resolution picture and vibrant colours. I love how you can just plug a hdmi cable into the laptop and then into any tv to...

It is heavy, but based on this laptop is a desktop replacement it is to be expected.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Stephen (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

Quick startup, and restart, particularly if in hibernation or sleep mode ; Great bright clear screen ; Quick to recharge battery, with good life

Keyboard not great, as you have to press the key firmly to type, but the spacebar is very poor to respond

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Richard (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

Looks great, it is also very fast as well. Up to now this laptop is everything I wanted, the screen is crystal sharp with its HD resolution picture and vibrant colours. I love how you can just plug a hdmi cable into the laptop and then into any tv to...

It is heavy, but based on this laptop is a desktop replacement it is to be expected

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Elangeswaran (reevoo.com)

Toshiba Satellite P855-10G

 

So many good points

Mouse right click and left click is designed really very poor

May, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:24-bit / HD / SRS PS 3D
Audio system direct 3D sound: Yes
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Harman Kardon

Battery

Battery Capacity:4400
Battery life (max):3.5 / 5.5
Battery performance:4400
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution:1280 x 720 / 1280 x 800
Front camera resolution (numeric):1

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Aluminium, Silver / Black / Bronze / Metallic / Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N / Y
3D compatibility:No / Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display response rise/fall:8
HD type:Full HD / Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Pixel Pitch:0.00706 x 0.00706
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:4.74 / 6.32
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:120 / 90
Power auto-sensing: Yes

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2 / 4
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M / NVIDIA GeForce GT 640M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Maximum graphics adapter memory:4.095
Maximum Resolution:2048 x 1536
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1100 / 1300
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116 / 0x166
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000 / Intel HD Graphics 4000

Keyboard

Keyboard backlit:Y
Keyboard language:Dutch / German
Keyboard Layout:AZERTY
Keyboard number of keys:102
Keyboard type:AZERTY
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Clickpad / Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Memory clock speed:1333 / 1600
Memory layout:2 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking topology:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN: No

Operational Conditions

Non-operating altitude:0 - 1574803.1
Non-operating shock:60
Non-operating vibration:1
Operating altitude:0 - 393700.8
Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating shock:10
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35
Operating vibration:0.5
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 60

Optical Drive

CD read speed:24
CD rewrite speed:10 / 4
CD write speed:24
CD-R read speed:24
CD-R write speed:24
CD-RW read speed:24 / 4
CD-RW write speed:10 / 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 / 8
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 / 8
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:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / Blu-Ray RW / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No
Audio system:24-bit / HD / SRS PS 3D
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Display:LCD / TFT
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Diagonal (metric):15.6
Ethernet interface type:Fast, Gigabit / Gigabit
Floppy drive installed: No
Graphics adapter family:Intel, NVIDIA / NVIDIA
GSM module: No
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Internal video mode, resolution:1366 x 768
Power supply type:AC/DC
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:Wireless LAN, Bluetooth

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: No
Manual: Yes

Performance

Electronic compass: No
TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
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 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2 / 4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:4.74 / 6.32
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:120 / 90
Power auto-sensing:Y

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N / Y
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):22 / 23 / 25
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Motherboard manufacturer:Intel
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8 / 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0 / 3.0
Processor:I5-2450M / I5-3210M / I7-2670QM / I7-3610QM
Processor boost frequency:3.1 / 3.3
Processor cache:3 / 6
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2 / 4
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 2nd gen Intel® Core™ i7 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 3rd gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor frequency:2.2 / 2.3 / 2.5
Processor lithography:22 / 32
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:I5-2450M / I5-3210M / I7-2670QM / I7-3610QM
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-2400 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-2600 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3600 Mobile series
Processor socket:BGA1023 / PGA988 / Socket G2
Processor threads:4 / 8
Stepping:D2 / J1 / L1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35 / 45
Tjunction:100 / 105 / 105 C

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:22 / 32
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:No / 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 / Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / 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):N / 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: Yes
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53452 / 53470 / 64899 / 65708
Processor code:SR02S / SR04Z / SR0N0
Processor package size:31 / 37.5 / 37.5x37.5 (rPGA988B); 31 x 24 (BGA1023)
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: No
Password protection:HDD, Supervisor, User
Password protection type:HDD, Supervisor, User

Software

Bundled software:NVIDIA Quadro NVS 295 / Skype \nWindows Live Essentials \nNero KwikMedia, Nero BackItUp & Burn Autobackup \nToshiba Blu-ray Disc Player \nToshiba Video Player, 2D to 3D up-conversion \nToshiba Eco Utility\nToshiba PC Health Monitor \nToshiba's Resolution + plug-in for Windows Media Player \nToshiba Tempro\nToshiba Web Camera Application \nToshiba Recovery Media Creator \nWildTangent Games Console \nToshiba Disc Creator / Skype \nWindows Live Essentials \nNero Mercury Media, Nero BackItUp & Burn Autobackup \nToshiba Video Player, 2D to 3D up-conversion \nToshiba Eco Utility \nToshiba PC Health Monitor \nToshiba Resolution + Plug-in for Windows Media Player \nToshiba TEMPRO\nToshiba Web Camera Application \nToshiba Recovery Media Creator \nWildTangent Games Console \nToshiba Disc Creator
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium
Trial software:McAfee Internet Security / McAfee Internet Security, Microsoft Word & Excel

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MiniSD, MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MMC, SD, SDIO
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 750
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 750

Video

External video modes max. refresh rate:100
External video modes non-interlaced resolution with max. refresh rate:1920 x 1200
External video modes refresh rate (max):100

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.92
Height (front):1.09 / 1.17
Height (rear):1.22 / 1.24 / 1.32
Weight:5.86 / 5.95 / 6.48
Width:15.2