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Toshiba Satellite C655-S5503 : 15.6 Inch, Core i3-2350M

Posted: 20 Mar 2012 11:56 PM PDT

This Toshiba Satellite C655-S5503 laptop equipped with 15.6" LED-backlit TFT-LCD high-definition widescreen display with TruBrite technology and 1366 x 768 resolution; 500GB hard drive with 5400 rpm - much better if it has 7200 RPM; 4GB DDR3 memory which is expandable to 8 GB; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support; Multiformat media reader that supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, miniSD and MultiMediaCard formats; and built-in webcam with microphone.


The Toshiba Satellite C655-S5503 also features 2nd Generation Intel Core i3-2350M dual core processor that features 3MB L3 cache and 2.3GHz processor speed. It has an integrated a graphics controller called Intel HD Graphics 3000 capable of handling HD movies and low resolution games with ease.

In terms of connectivity, the Toshiba Satellite C655-S5503 laptop comes equipped with 2 high-speed USB 2.0 ports– much better if it has at least 1 USB 3.0 port; built-in high-speed wireless LAN (802.11n); built-in Fast Ethernet LAN; and VGA output port. It has 6-cell lithium-ion battery that can give you up to 5 hours of battery life. It measures 1.6" x 15" x 9.8" and weighs about 5.3 pounds.

This Toshiba Satellite C655-S5503 runs on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. It is priced at about $400.


Toshiba Satellite C675-S7104 : Pentium B960, 17.3 Inch

Posted: 20 Mar 2012 11:33 PM PDT

This Toshiba Satellite C675-S7104 laptop is packed with 17.3 inch LED-backlit TFT-LCD high-definition widescreen display with TruBrite technology and 1600 x 900 resolution; 320GB hard drive with 5400 rpm - much better if it has 7200 RPM; 4GB DDR3 memory which is expandable to 8 GB; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support; Multiformat media reader that supports Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, SDXC, miniSD, microSD, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO and MultiMediaCard formats; and built-in webcam with microphone.



This Toshiba Satellite C675-S7104 also features Intel Pentium dual core processor B960 that features 2MB L3 cache and 2.2GHz processor speed. It has has an integrated a graphics controller called Intel HD Graphics clocked at 650 – 1100 Mhz

In terms of connectivity, the Toshiba Satellite C675-S7104 laptop comes equipped with 2 high-speed USB 2.0 ports– much better if it has at least 1 USB 3.0 port; built-in high-speed wireless LAN (802.11n); built-in Fast Ethernet LAN; and VGA output port. It has 6-cell lithium-ion battery that can give you up to 5 hours of battery life. It comes in Trax texture in black style. It measures 1.5" x 16.3" x 10.6" and weighs about 6.2 pounds.

This Toshiba Satellite C675-S7104 runs on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. It is priced at about $380.


HP Pavilion G7-1316dx : 17.3 Inch Display, AMD Dual-Core A4-3305M APU

Posted: 20 Mar 2012 11:03 PM PDT

This HP Pavilion G7-1316dx laptop comes equipped with 17.3 inch LED-backlit high-definition widescreen display with BrightView technology and 1600 x 900 resolution; 4GB DDR3 memory which is expandable to 8 GB; 320GB hard drive with 5400 rpm - much better if it has 7200 RPM; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW optical disk drive; Multiformat media reader that supports Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, Secure Digital and xD-Picture Card formats and built-in webcam with microphone.



This HP Pavilion G7-1316dx also features AMD Dual-Core A4-3305M Accelerated Processor that has 1.9 GHz base clock speed and is capable of overclocking automatically up to 2.5 GHz because of Turbo Core technology. It has an integrated graphics controller called Radeon HD 6480G that supports DirectX 11 with a maximum of 400 cores. The integrated GPU Radeon HD 6480G provides only 160 cores clocked at 593MHz.

In terms of connectivity, the HP Pavilion G7-1316dx laptop comes with 3 high-speed USB 2.0 ports – much better if it has at least USB 3.0 port; built-in high-speed wireless LAN (802.11n); built-in 10/100/1000 Mbps Fast Ethernet LAN; Bluetooth; VGA and HDMI output port. It has 6-cell lithium-ion battery that can give you up to 6 hours of battery life. It comes in HP Imprint finish in charcoal gray style. It measures 1.4" x 16.2" x 10.6" and weighs about 6.1 pounds.

This HP Pavilion G7-1316dx runs on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. It is priced at about $400.


Asus X54C-BBK9 : Pentium B960, USB 3.0, 15.6 Inch Display

Posted: 20 Mar 2012 10:45 PM PDT

This Asus X54C-BBK9 laptop offers 15.6 inch LCD high-definition widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolution; 4GB DDR3 memory; 320GB hard drive with 5400 rpm much better if it has 7200 RPM; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support; Multiformat media reader that supports Secure Digital, MultiMediaCard, Memory Stick and Memory Stick PRO formats and 0.3MP webcam.



Under the hood, this Asus X54C-BBK9 is packed with Intel Pentium B960 dual core processor that features 2MB L3 cache and 2.2GHz processor speed. It has integrated a graphics controller called Intel HD Graphics clocked at 650 - 1100 because of the TurboBoost in the GPU part.

In terms of connectivity, the Asus X54C-BBK9 laptop is equipped with 1 USB 3.0 port and 1 USB 2.0 port; Built-in high-speed wireless LAN (802.11n); Built-in 10/100/1000 Mbps Fast Ethernet LAN; VGA and HDMI output port. It has 4-cell lithium-ion battery that can give you up to 3 hours of battery life.

This Asus X54C-BBK9 is powered by Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit operating system. It is priced at about $350.