Pros

  • Solid performance at great price
  • Lighter than it looks

Cons

  • Trackpad is tiny!
  • Fn key didn't work

At A Glance

Minus the cheap parts and hardware issues, the Satellite is a solid performer.

Manufacturer’s Description

Designed for great everyday performance, Satellite range products are affordable but serve up the power, features and portability that even the most demanding home users require. You can buy Satellite products through an extensive network of high street and online retailers.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number PSK1WU06H004
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Maximum Battery Run Time 5.70 Hour
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 3
VGA Yes
Audio Line In Yes
Audio Line Out Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 15.60 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode WXGA
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
Graphics Controller Manufacturer Intel
Graphics Controller Model HD 3000
Graphics Memory Capacity Up to 1.65 GB
Graphics Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 640 GB
Hard Drive Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type DVD-Writer
General Information
Manufacturer Toshiba
UPC Code 883974831760
Manufacturer Part Number PSK1WU06H004
Brand Name Toshiba
Product Name Satellite L755-S5256 Notebook
Marketing Information

Designed for great everyday performance, Satellite range products are affordable but serve up the power, features and portability that even the most demanding home users require. You can buy Satellite products through an extensive network of high street and online retailers.

Product Model L755-S5256
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.toshiba.com
Product Line Satellite
Product Series L755
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), miniSD Card, microSD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO
Standard Memory 4 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Number of Total Memory Slots 2
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Satellite L755-S5256 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
Physical Characteristics
Height 1.5"
Width 15.0"
Depth 9.8"
Weight (Approximate) 91.2 oz
Color Matrix Silver
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Microphone Yes
Speakers Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer Intel
Processor Type Core i3
Processor Model i3-2310M
Processor Speed 2.10 GHz
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache 3 MB
Chipset Manufacturer Intel
Chipset Model HM65 Express
Software
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
Operating System Architecture 64-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
TouchPad Features Multi-touch Gesture

Performance

Overall Performance
WorldBench 6 Score 115.0
Battery
Battery Life 3:49   (hh:mm)
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 226.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 347.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 189.0   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 364.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 317.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 372.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 199.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 361.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 185.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 800 by 600 51.75   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Medium, 1024 by 768 48.34   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 800 by 600 38.82   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3, Highest, 1024 by 768 36.67   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 800x600 15.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, High Quality, 1024x768 11.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 800x600 31.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Far Cry 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 28.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 800x600 20.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, High Quality, 1024x768 19.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 800x600 36.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 2, Low Quality, 1024x768 34.1   Frames per second (higher is better)
Power Usage
Idle power usage 10.1   Watts
Sleep power usage 0.1   Watt hours
Off power usage 0.0   Watt hours
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 276.0