The Toshiba Satellite P55W-C5316-4K is a powerful multi-mode, mid-size laptop with a stunning display. It’s equipped with a dual-core Intel Core i7-6500U, an ultra-low voltage processor based on Intel’s new Skylake microarchitecture. The i7 is clocked at 2.5 GHz and Turbo Boost technology enables it to reach 3.1 GHz. Supporting Hyper Threading technology, the processor can have up to 4 executing threads. Although it doesn’t as powerful as a standard voltage i7, it has sufficient performance for most demanding apps. Unfortunately, it only comes with the integrated Intel HD 520, so it will lack of performance while running some graphics demanding apps and games.
A TruBrite display sized at 15.6-inch with 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels) gives you stunning visuals with superb details. It’s also enhanced by TruBrite technology, which improves color and contrast. In addition, multi-touch support up to 10-finger makes it easy to do anything with the Windows 10. The hinge allows 360-degree rotation and therefore the device supports multi-mode use in tent, stand, tablet, and laptop modes.
For typing, it provides a backlit keyboard so you type easily in dark environments. There is a dedicated volume control button for adjusting volume level and a one-touch access to the Cortana virtual assistant. The built-in touchpad is quite large, makes it easy to input multi-touch gesture commands.
This Satellite P55W model is equipped with three USB 3.0 ports, consisting of a USB 2.0 port and two USB 3.0 ports. A microphone/headphone combo jack and an HDMI output port are available too. But there is no built-in RJ45 port and optical drive. On the right side, next to the USB 3.0 port, there is a multiformat card reader slot.
To deliver immersive audio output, the manufacturer includes high-quality harman/kardon speakers and DTS Sound. A built-in webcam can be used for online video conferencing. Your voice will be recorder clearly thanks to TruTalk multi-directional microphones. This laptop supports latest wireless technologies which include Intel WiDi, Bluetooth, as well as Intel Wireless-AC. A thickness of 0.79 inches is pretty good. Including a 3 cell Li-ion battery, it weighs 4.96 lbs.
Toshiba Satellite P55W-C5316-4K Specifications
Intel Core i7-6500U (2.5 GHz, Turbo Boost up to 3.1 GHz, 4 MB L3 cache, 2 core, 4 threads)
4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels)
Intel HD 520
harman/kardon speakers with DTS Sound
TruTalk multi-directional microphones
Inputs & Controls
Cortana one-touch access
2 x USB 3.0
1 x HDMI output
1 x microphone/headphone combo
1 x USB 2.0
Multi-format card reader (SD, SDHC, SDXC, miniSD, microSD, MMC)
Intel WiDi (Wireless Display)
3 cell Li-ion battery
Dimensions and Weight
Width: 14.9 inches
Depth: 9.6 inches
Height: 0.79 inches
Weight: 4.96 lbs
Security lock slot