The Toshiba Satellite S55-A5292NR features a great battery backup and an ample amount of RAM. However, considering the price, the laptop fails to impress on other grounds. You can go for some other laptops featuring a high-end configuration along with features such as an upgraded processor, a Full HD display, dedicated GPU, more storage etc. by paying such a hefty budget.
Display and Configuration
With the Toshiba Satellite S55-A5292NR comes a 15.6-inch TruBrite TFT LCD wide display which has a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Under the hood, there is a 2.6GHz Intel Core i5-3230M processor assisted by a 6GB of DDR3 RAM and an integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400 card. For better performance, the user can increase the RAM capacity up to 16GB. The laptop runs on Windows 8 operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture.
Camera and Battery
A 720p HD webcam is armed in the Toshiba Satellite S55-A5292NR for video calling and recording needs. The laptop derives its energy from a 4 cell Li-ion battery in order to keep the entertainment on for long hours.
Storage and Connectivity
The user can save files in a 500GB SATA hard disk present inside the system. For networking and sharing, the Toshiba Satellite S55-A5292NR offers a wide range of options such as Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Body Looks, Input Devices, and Sound
The Toshiba Satellite S55-A5292NR is well-designed in a silver colored body which measures 375.92 x 243.84 x 27.9mm and weighs 2.4Kg. Input devices include a Buttonless Touchpad pointing device with multi-touch control & One Touch Function Keys, a Premium Raised Tile Keyboard with 10-Keypad and a DVD Writer. The stereo speakers (Built-in Harman Kardon) output crisp clear audio wave.