Powerful laptop at affordable price
Display and Design
The Toshiba Satellite S50-A X0011 features a 15.6-inch HD Clear SuperView LED backlit display offering modest visuals with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It comes wrapped in a metallic blue coloured chassis which measures 23.8mm around the waist and has a weight of 2.3kg.
Processor and OS
For driving its processes, the notebook is packed with a 2.0GHz Intel Core i5 processor belonging to the fourth generation series and based on HM76 Express chipset. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which operates at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 16GB via two DIMM slots. The responsibility of managing rich games and videos is given to the integrated Intel HD 4400 GPU. It doesnÂt come with any preloaded OS which is a disappointment considering its powerful hardware specs.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Toshiba Satellite S50-A X0011 is equipped with a webcam and inbuilt microphone for video calling purposes. It boasts of a massive 750GB SATA hard disk which provides sufficient space for storing numerous files of all kinds. It also gets a 8X Slim SuperMulti DVD drive for exchanging data via disks. The Onkyo speakers and DTS Sound technology provide rich and powerful multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Toshiba Satellite S50-A X0011 keeps the show running with a 4 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity options come in the form of Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out, digital media reader, two USB 3.0 slots and one USB 2.0 slot.
The Toshiba Satellite S50-A X0011 is a powerful business friendly laptop at an affordable price. It boasts of Intel Core i5 fourth gen processor, 750GB HDD and 8X optical drive. However, many would like to trade off the hard disk for an user friendly platform.