Despite being available at a low price, the Toshiba Satellite C50-A I001C scores extremely well with a host of features, with the most striking one being the powerful Intel Core i3 processor. The others include a 1MP webcam, a high speed optical drive and notable connectivity options like USB 3.0 slot.
Display and Design
The Toshiba Satellite C50-A I001C has been spotted with a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Clear SuperView display that looks extremely rich and bright and has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a white pearl colored body which looks quite thick with a thickness of 33.3 mm and a weight of 2.3kg.
Processor and OS
Doing the duty under the hood is a 3rd generation Intel Core i3 processor racing at 2.4GHz and based on HM76 Express chipset. Such an advanced processor is a rare sight in laptops of the same budget. The RAM of course has the usual capacity of 2GB but can be expanded up to 16GB through the 2 unused memory slots. It lacks any external support for graphics and manages the same with the Intel HD 4000 GPU. It comes loaded with 64 bit DOS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite C50-A I001C sports an impressive 1MP webcam for comfortable video calls at high resolution. For storage needs, it has the standard 500GB SATA hard disk functioning at 5400 rpm. It also has a SuperMulti DVD RW Drive which lets you stream games and videos from disks easily. The 16 bit stereo speakers are powered by Toshiba Audio Enhancement software.
Battery and Connectivity
The Toshiba Satellite C50-A I001C promises to deliver an interruption free service for a maximum period of 3 hours with a 6 cell Li-ion battery. From the connectivity point of view, it has been spotted with features like HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, 1 USB 3.0 port, 1 USB 2.0 port, Ethernet port, VGA port and digital media reader.