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Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 with Core i3-380M

February 9th, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

Item Features
Processor Intel Core i3-380M, dual core 2.53 GHz
4 GB
Hard Disk
640 GB

15.6″ widescreen
Display Resolution
720p content, 16:9 aspect ratio, 1366×768 (HD)
Battery Life
4.2 Hours
HDMI Output
Other Connectivity
DVD, USB 2.0, 1-eSATA/USB, Memory Card Reader

Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 is another affordable  satellite series laptop from Toshiba. This notebook is reasonably priced when compared with its features. It has a moderately powerful  Intel Core i3-380M processor. It comes with 4 GB RAM and 640 GB Hard Disk Drive.

In the Table Below we have listed out the main features of the Satellite A665-S5170 .

It has every feature that a buyer is looking for and price is quite affordable too.

Intel Core i3-380M Processor:

This processor works through two cores and four threads. This processor is clocked at 2.53 GHz. It has Intel Smart Cache of 3 MB capacity. Its Bus/Core ratio is 19.  Its DMI is 2.5GT/s and instruction set is 64-bit.  This processor has integrated graphics as Intel HD Graphics with dynamic frequency. Graphics base frequency is 500 MHz and maximum dynamic frequency is 667 MHz.  This graphics card comes with Intel Flexible Display Interface and with Intel Clear Video Technology. It has dual display capabilities.

Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 Pros:

  • Intel Core i3-380M processor that is clocked at 2.53GHz is definitely a positive.
  • It has 3MB Intel Smart Cache.
  • It has Wireless display technology too.
  • It has ExpressCrad slot.
  • It has webcam.
  • It has decent battery backup facility of 4.2-hours.
  • It has 4G WiMax capability.

Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 Cons:

  • It has no Bluetooth.
  • It cannot support some of the recent advanced games.
  • Little heavier with 5.8 lbs.



This laptop is powered through Intel Core i3-380M processor that is clocked at 2.53 GHz. It has 3MB capacity Intel Smart cache too.

System Memory:

The system memory of this laptop is 4GB DDR3 RAM of 1066MHz and this can be increased up to 8GB successfully.

Hard Drive:

Hard drive of this laptop is 640GB HDD which spins at 5400 rpm. In fact, this is a huge space for storage and more than the expectations of a buyer.

Optical Drive:

Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 laptop comes with an optical drive of DVD-SuperMulti which can read and wrire CDs and DVDs with double-layer support.


This laptop got one integrated Mobile Intel HD Graphics card that has 64MB-1696MB dynamically allocated shared graphics memory.


The screen size of this laptop is 15.6-inches with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. The display type is HD TruBright LED Backlit with Intel Wireless Display technology. This can support 720p content too.


Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 is arranged with Harman/Karbon stereo speakers along with microphone and these speakers offers decent sound quality for a user.


This laptop arranged with a built-in webcam along with microphone into the LCD bezel.


It has 10/100 Ethernet LAN for wired connectivity. Also, this laptop is arranged with Intel Wi-Fi Wireless networking 802.11 b/g/n along with WiDi and Intel 4G WiMax capabilities.

Input Devices and Controls:

This laptop is arranged with touchpad pointing device that has multi touch control. There is a Premium Raised Tile Keyboard with 10-keypad. Also, you can see ON/OFF buttons for touch pad to avoid wrong in puts.


This laptop is arranged with one 6-cell Lithium-ion battery. This battery offers 4.2-hours battery life for the notebook.

Operating system:

This laptop comes with Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition.

Additional Ports:

Toshiba Satellite A665-S5170 is arranged with one ExpressCard slot, one Memory Card Reader, three USB 2.0 ports, one eSATA/USB combo, one HDMI output port, one microphone jack and one headphone jack.


For security purpose, this laptop is arranged with Security Cable Lock Slot, Password security, Toshiba Supervisor password Utility, and HDD Recovery.


This laptop comes with one-year standard warranty over labor, parts and battery.

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