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Toshiba Satellite C655-S5128 Laptop Review

February 25th, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

Toshiba Satellite C655 series has come up with a new budget laptop as Toshiba satellite C655-S5128. This laptop is priced very low and at the same time all the powerful features are bundled with this laptop to meet the current day computing and entertainment needs. This laptop is definitely a perfect match for everyone to meet their work and entertainment needs at an affordable price. This machine powered through Intel Core i3-380M processor. This machine is equipped with 4GB RAM, 500GB hard disk, optical drive, Mobile Intel HD Graphics, webcam, Wi-Fi and many more. This laptop weighs just 5.5 lbs and it has 5.12 hours battery backup too. Definitely all the mentioned features at a lowest price tag is hard to ignore for anyone.

Intel Core i3-380M Processor Details:


The Intel Core i3-380M processor comes with two cores and four threads. It is clocked at 2.53GHz and comes with 3MB of L3 Cache. It has Bus/Core ratio as 19, DMI as 2.5GT/s and its instructions set is 64-bit. Intel HD graphics comes as integrated graphics with this processor along with high frequency. Its maximum frequency is 667MHz and base frequency is 500MHz. importantly, this graphics card bundled with Intel Flexible Display Interface and with Intel Clear Video Technology. Also, it has dual display capacity too.

Toshiba Satellite C655-S5128 Pros:

  • Best budget laptop with powerful features.
  • It’s Intel Core i3-380M processor is an advantage.
  • It has optical drive.
  • It has webcam
  • It has Mobile Intel HD Graphics.
  • Decent battery backup with 5.12-hours.
  • Light in weight with 5.5 lbs.
  • It has Wi-Fi.

Toshiba Satellite C655-S5128 Cons:

  • No HDMI and VGA ports.
  • Not suitable for latest gaming.




This machine is powered through Intel Core i3-380M processor. This processor is clocked at 2.53 GHz and comes with 3MB of L3 Cache.


System Memory and Hard Drive:


Toshiba Satellite C655-S5128  is arranged with 4GB DDR3 RAM. There is a 500GB capacity hard drive and this drive is HDD. It rotates at 5400 rpm.


Display and Graphics:


This laptop comes with 15.6-inches screen of 1366 x 768 pixels resolution and aspect ratio of 16:9. Its display type is HD TruBrite LCD. It can support 720p content too.


There is Mobile Intel HD Graphics with 64MB-1696MB dynamically allocated shared graphics memory.


Optical Drive:


This machine is credited with SuperMulti DVd burner. This can read and write CDs and DVDs in multiple formats with double-layer support.




There is one built-in webcam along with microphone for video chats over the internet. This cam is located into the LCD bezel.




There is 10/100 Ethernet LAN adapter to meet every wired connectivity needs effectively.


There Wi-Fi Wireless networking through 802.11 /b/g/n.. It will meet all the wireless networking needs effectively.


Input Devices:


There is standard US keyboard of full-size with 10-key numeric pad. This keyboard is easy to use for all.


There a touchpad as pointing device with enough responsiveness and easy usage through multi-touch support.



Toshiba Satellite C655-S5128 is arranged with one 6-cell Lithium-ion battery pack. This battery pack offers 5.12-hours battery backup for the notebook.


Additional Ports:


There is one media card reader, two USB 2.0 ports, one headphone jack and one microphone hack.


Operating System:


Toshiba  C655-S5128 comes with Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition.




There is one-year standard limited warranty over parts, labor and battery.





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