Whether you're a master multitasker, entertainment buff, or multimedia maniac, the Satellite S855D covers all the bases. High-performance and loaded with amenities, the Satellite S855D makes a bold statement from the inside out with its Ice Blue Brushed Aluminum finish. The 15.6-inch HD display gives you loads of screen real estate, and you'll also enjoy excellent audio reproduction thanks to the chambered stereo speakers and SRS Premium Sound HD technology.
Now loaded with Windows 8, the Satellite S855 is better than ever because now you can take advantage of its sizable display and large, intuitive touchpad with modern gesture support to navigate the exciting new Windows 8 tiles interface and apps. Step up to a new operating system, fast processing power and better graphics options and get tried, true and tested Toshiba innovation.
This Satellite S855D (model S855D-S5148) is packed with powerful computing resources, including a SuperMulti drive that can burn a plethora of disc formats, and plenty of ports and storage to give you the freedom to expand, or hold more files and media. Expand and share with plenty of ports, including an HDMI video output and USB 3.0 ports.
Be ready to take advantage of the next big revolution in PC computing: Windows 8. The new Start screen has all of the information you care about in one place, such as your contacts, the weather, and the next appointment on your calendar. Start Page is a completely reinvented interface with interactive tiles that remain up-front and center--and they dynamically change and update in real-time.
With the power and innovation of your new Windows 8 Toshiba PC, you get apps that are always on and easily accessible from your Start screen. You'll also get new, built-in apps for the things you do most, like new Microsoft Mail, Calendar, SkyDrive, Photos, People, and Messaging.
On your Microsoft 8 Toshiba PC, the Charms bar replaces the Start button, offering quick access to search, sharing features, devices and settings. Enjoy the convenience of seeing everything front and center, right where you need it.
The most powerful AMD accelerated processing unit (APU) yet, the second-generation A10-4600M is optimized for Windows 8 and features 384 Radeon Cores 2.0, allowing you to run multiple programs at once without slowing down. Now you can run multiple programs at once, experience HD entertainment with breathtaking visuals on your laptop and edit and share HD photos and videos in record time. Thanks to AMD Turbo CORE Max, the processor automatically scales performance on demand to provide extra performance when you need it most.
Experience HD entertainment with breathtaking visuals on your laptop, edit, and share HD photos and videos in record time and enjoy immersive 3D gaming. With next-generation AMD Radeon HD 7660G graphics, photos, movies, and games will be smoother, crisper, and sharper overall. It also offers AMD HD3D Technology, enabling an outstanding 3D experience for movies, photos, and gaming content. AMD's Quick Stream 3 uses the power of the APU's graphics capabilities to enable fast, smooth streaming video over the Internet.
Not all keyboards are created equal. The premium raised-tile keyboard on select laptops sets itself apart because it's handsomely handy. Whether you're doing homework, writing a letter or updating your social status, it makes typing more comfortable.
Now it's easier to peruse web pages, work with long documents, and show off photos with the larger touchpad, which supports the new Windows 8 Modern gestures like scrolling and pinch zoom--giving you the freedom and fluidity or movement as of a touch tablet or smartphone.
Your technology collection is getting bigger and faster. Fortunately, your laptop can keep up with the best of them, thanks to built-in USB 3.0 ports. You'll not only get much quicker transfer speeds, but your USB 3.0 devices won't require a separate power cable either, unlike eSATA technology.
Another Toshiba innovation, USB Sleep and Charge lets you power your smartphone and other devices even when the laptop's asleep or off. It's perfect for travelers and gear heads. And it's a great way to charge a dead device when you carry your PC around.
With support for Full 1080p HD video and sound, the HDMI connection on your PC lets you enjoy high-end multimedia on the go, or at home on your big screen TV.
Make older movies, photos and clips look a lot better on your HDTV or HD laptop screen--with Toshiba Resolution+ technology. It's an exclusive innovation that converts standard definition DVD movies and instantly improves sharpness and color in real time for a picture that looks and feels more like HD.
Here's how it works: Color Correction and RGB Gamma improve brightness, color saturation, contrast and hue. Next, Advanced Color Image fine-tunes environmental and character colors, like sky, grass, leaves and skin, to give these images a more natural appearance.
15.6-inch TruBrite LED-backlit display with 1366 x 768 resolution for native HD 720p viewing
2.3 GHz AMD A10-4600M quad-core processor (3.2 GHz with AMD Turbo Core Technology 3.0; 4 MB L2 cache)
1 TB SATA hard drive (5400 RPM)
8 GB of installed DDR3 RAM (1600 MHz; 16 GB maximum)
AMD Radeon HD 7660G graphics with AMD HD3D and AMD HD Media Accelerator technologies, plus support for Microsoft DirectX 11 games
8x SuperMulti CD/DVD drive with support for 11 formats
HD webcam and microphone for instant
Built-in stereo speakers with SRS Premium Sound HD audio enhancement
Dimensions and Weight: 14.96 x 9.53 x 1.31 inches (WxDxH); 5.5 pounds
This package contains the Toshiba Satellite S855D-S5148 notebook PC, rechargeable lithium-ion battery, AC adapter, and operating instructions. It's backed by a 1-year limited warranty.
It also comes with the following software:
Microsoft Office (trial); Internet Explorer 10; Microsoft Essentials; Norton Internet Security 2013 (30-day trial); Norton Online Backup (30-day trial); Norton Anti-Theft (60-day trial); WildTangent Games Console
Toshiba's commitment to sustainability shines through all aspects of our business: Greening of Process, Greening of Products and Greening by Technology. Our long-term commitment, Environmental Vision 2050, helps reduce overall carbon emissions over the next three decades. Toshiba also adheres to worldwide environmental guidelines, insists our suppliers do the same and offers innovative take-back programs to ensure proper end-of-life product disposition.
Learn more about Toshiba's environmental commitment.
Toshiba's Dynadock U3.0 universal USB connect docking station links all your electronic devices to your laptop--peripherals, external monitor, and sound system--with just a single USB 3.0 cable. It includes six USB ports (four USB 3.0 and two USB 2.0), Gigabit Ethernet port, mic and headphone jacks, HDMI output, and a DVI video output--plus support for dual displays.
Available in a number of capacities, Toshiba's Canvio USB 3.0 portable external hard drives are designed to be the most hassle-free back-up solution. With everything you need right in the box, they are the ultimate combination of storage, convenience, and style.
Unpack the Toshiba 14-inch USB Mobile LCD Monitor and you'll get a big 14 diagonal inches of instant screen "real estate"—brought to you in brilliant 1366 x 768 HD resolution. Under three pounds and less than one inch thick, this ultra-portable monitor is designed to fit in most standard laptop bags. It also comes with a dual-purpose custom-fitted carrying case.
Versatile, lightweight, and durable, the Toshiba Extreme Backpack offers five separate compartments--including a padded compartment that protects laptops with a screen up to 15.6 inches. It also includes a music player pouch with ear bud access.
The Toshiba Nano Wireless Laser Mouse gives you precise cursor movement and accuracy without the wires. It features a nano receiver, convenient scroll wheel, programmable buttons, and Tilt-Wheel technology. The nano receiver is small enough to be left in the USB port or stored inside the mouse when not in use.
A second AC adapter at home and/or at work makes power access convenient and tailored to your needs. Also keep one in your carrying case at all times and never be without an AC adapter when you travel.