Toshiba Satellite C55Dt-A5174 is based on one of the most popular AMD A6-5200 Quad core processors which is not only capable of performing day to day computing but also offers power for casual gaming and other multimedia tasks. The processor is supported by 6GB memory and AMD Radeon HD 8400 graphics. As far as specification is concerned, it really can’t wow the buyers. However, price-features ratio of Toshiba C55Dt-A5174 is really impressive. The machine weighs around 5.3lbs which is certainly not too light for mobile users but you can carry it to your office as well as school on daily basis. The laptop comes with DVD burner as optical drive. The system is driven by Windows 8.1 operating system. Satellite C55DT-A5174 model offers all necessary ports and network connectivity features which we need for regular computing. Here is a brief review about specification of Toshiba Satellite C55Dt-A5174:
Toshiba Satellite C55Dt-A5174 specification and performance
Toshiba Satellite C55Dt-A5174 is equipped with AMD A6-5200 accelerated processor which is a quad core processor and operates with 2 GHz frequency. There is 2 MB of L2 cache available with the processor. AMD Radeon HD 8400 offers powers for processing graphics related tasks. It supports DirectX11.1. With 6GB memory, Toshiba C55DtA5174 is appropriate for working with office suite, emailing, browsing web and social networking. The laptop can be used for video streaming and even for casual gaming. Games like Counter strike global offensive, Minecraft, F1 2013 etc. are easily playable in low to medium details and settings. The laptop can stream high definition videos smoothly. Even though it is a budget laptop yet the 15.6” display comes with native resolution of 1366 by 768. Tthus you can expect only 720p HD video playback but not full high definition playback( 1080p). However, with help of HDMI port you can watch it in a compatible big screen or monitor.
Toshiba C55Dt-A5174 comes with 6GB DDR3 SDRAM. The memory operates with 1333 MHz and can be expanded up to 16GB. There is 500GB hard drive which spins with 5400rpm. There is no SSD available with this machine and for this price it is hard to get laptop with similar features plus SSD.
Satellite C55Dt-A5174 comes with a high definition webcam, three USB ports (one of which is USB 3.0), audio ports, VGA, HDMI and an media card reader slot. There is also a RJ 45 jack to support LAN connectivity. Network connectivity is supported by 802.11 b/g/n wi-fi and Fast Ethernet.
Standard lithium ion battery of Toshiba C55Dt-A5174 offers up to 5 hrs of battery life ( when fully charged)
Pros of Toshiba C55Dt-A5174
Inexpensive laptop for everyday use
Plenty of memory
Cons of Toshiba C55Dt-A5174