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Toshiba - Satellite 15.6" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i7 - 8GB Memory - 1TB Hard Drive - Prestige Silver

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What's Included

  • Toshiba Satellite 15.6" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i7 - 8GB Memory - 1TB Hard Drive
  • 4-cell lithium-ion battery
  • 45W AC adapter
  • Software: Dragon Assistant; 12-month subscription to Norton Antivirus and more
  • Owner's manual


  • Warranty Terms - Parts: 1 year limited
  • Warranty Terms - Labor: 1 year limited
  • Height: 1 inches
  • Width: 14.9 inches
  • Depth: 9.6 inches
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Toshiba Satellite P55T-A5118 Laptop: Powerful yet portable, this Toshiba laptop keeps pace with your work and entertainment, both at home and on the go. A Full HD touch screen lets you tap, swipe and scroll with the touch of a finger. Store photos, music, DVD-quality movies and more with a generous terabyte of hard drive space.

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Product Features

15.6" Full HD touch screen for hands-on control

Touch, tap, glide and make the most of Windows 8. The 1920 x 1080 resolution boasts impressive color and clarity. TruBrite technology amps up color and brightness. Energy-efficient LED backlight.

4th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-4500U mobile processor

Ultra-low-voltage platform. Dual-core, four-way processing provides maximum high-efficiency power to go. Intel Turbo Boost Technology delivers dynamic extra power when you need it.

8GB system memory for advanced multitasking

Substantial high-bandwidth RAM to smoothly run your games and photo- and video-editing applications, as well as multiple programs and browser tabs all at once.

1TB hard drive for ample file storage space

Holds a significant collection of digital photos, music, HD videos and movies. Standard 5400 rpm spindle speed. Toshiba 3D hard drive impact sensor helps protect your data if dropped or dinged.

Mobile Intel® HD Graphics

On-processor graphics with shared video memory provide dynamically adjusting image quality for Internet use, photo editing and casual gaming. Optimized to use less power.

Stream entertainment from your laptop to your TV

Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi) wirelessly transmits content to your HDTV* — photos, music, Web videos, Internet TV — whether on the hard drive or online.

Built-in Harman/Kardon speakers

DTS Studio Sound creates a virtual surround sound experience for your music, movies, streaming Web content and games.

Weighs 5.3 lbs. and measures 1" thin

Balances portability and screen size, so you get a respectable amount of viewing space without the laptop being too cumbersome for practical portability. 4-cell lithium-ion battery (not replaceable).

Long battery life gives you more time away from an outlet

Rated up to 5 hours and 18 minutes.

Brushed aluminum enclosure in prestige silver

Creates a sophisticated look and provides a rigid but lightweight frame.

Dragon voice recognition capability

Easily control your applications through simple voice commands. Search the Web, update your social media sites, check e-mail and more.

Bluetooth 4.0 interface syncs with compatible devices

Wirelessly transfer photos, music and other media between the laptop and your Bluetooth-enabled cell phone or MP3 player, or connect Bluetooth wireless accessories.

2 USB 3.0 ports maximize the latest high-speed devices

Also includes 2 USB 2.0 ports to connect more accessories and peripherals. USB 3.0 ports support USB 2.0 devices (at 2.0 speeds) and 1 features sleep-and-charge technology.

HDMI output expands your viewing options

Connect to an HDTV or high-def monitor to set up two screens side by side or just see more of the big picture. Supports 4K Ultra HD.

Built-in media reader for simple photo transfer

Supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, SDXC, miniSD, microSD and MultiMediaCard memory card formats. (Shared slot may require adapter for use.)

Next-Gen Intel® Wireless-AC connectivity

Connect to a Wireless-AC router for up to 3x the speed, more capacity and broader coverage than Wireless-N. Backward-compatible with all other Wi-Fi networks and hotspots. Gigabit Ethernet LAN port.

Microsoft Windows 8 operating system

Designed for touch, mouse and keyboard, so you can choose how you get around. Use the touch screen to easily zoom and customize your new Start screen, or restore the familiar Windows desktop experience.

Built-in HD webcam with stereo microphone

Makes it easy to video chat with family and friends or teleconference with colleagues over Skype or other popular applications.

LED-backlit keyboard for easy typing in dim or dark conditions

Sleek, frameless keyboard design with raised-tile keys. Built-in 10-key numeric keypad. One-touch function keys. Buttonless touchpad with multitouch control.

SuperMulti DVD/CD burner

Reads and writes to a wide variety of media formats, including DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW, CD-R/RW, DVD-RAM and double-layer DVD.

Listen to music on your MP3 player with Sleep-and-Music

Connect your MP3 player to the microphone jack on your laptop to listen to music while you work or play, even while your laptop is powered down or in sleep mode.

Software package included

Nuance Dragon Assistant. Norton AntiVirus (12-month subscription). Resolution+ Upconvert Technology for Media Player. 1-month trial of Microsoft Office 365.

Additional ports

RGB (VGA) output. Microphone input. Headphone output.

*Requires a separate wireless display adapter (not included), such as NETGEAR Push2TV, or a TV or receiver with built-in Intel WiDi.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
91% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (72 out of 79)

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