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Toshiba Satellite L855D-S5242

Specifications

Toshiba Satellite L855D-S5242Notebook: Toshiba Satellite L855D-S5242 (Satellite L855 Series)
Processor: AMD A-Series A8-4500M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 7640G
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.4kg
Price: 600 euro

Reviews for the Toshiba Satellite L855D-S5242

Toshiba Satellite L855d-s5242
Source: Comp Reviews English
Toshiba's Satellite L855D-S5242 uses the update AMD APU with its Radeon HD 7640G integrated graphics which does still outperform even the new Intel HD graphics in a large number of cases. This combined with the above average hard drive and memory sizes will really appeal to those on a budget but needing to run a lot of applications simultaneously.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/09/2012

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 7640G: Processor graphics card that is built into the Trinity A8 series APUs from AMD. Based on the VLIW4 architecture of the Radeon HD 6900 desktop series.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


A8-4500M: Trinity quad-core, 1.9 - 2.8 GHz, 7640G GPU» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.4 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Toshiba: Toshiba Corporation is a multinational conglomerate manufacturing company, headquartered in Japan. The company's main business is in Infrastructure, Consumer Products, and Electronic devices and components. Toshiba-made Semiconductors are among the Worldwide Top 20 Semiconductor Sales Leaders. Toshiba is one of the biggest international notebook-manufacturer. There exist many reviews for Toshiba models.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2012-08-10 (Update: 2012-08-10)