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The Toshiba Satellite L550 is an affordable entry-level laptop that is designed for home, office, or educational use.

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Large 17.3 inch screen.

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video processor is capable of handling most common tasks and moderate gaming duties

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LED display is bright enough for a variety of lighting conditions

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16:9 aspect ratio.

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numeric keypad makes working with figures easier

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Limited battery life on standard settings.

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hard drive space may seem inadequate for advanced users

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display can be too bright if needed for a few hours of work

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no Blu-ray support in the drive

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The Toshiba Satellite L550 is an affordable entry-level laptop that is designed for home, office, or educational use.  The laptop is an upgrade in size to the L500 since it has a 17.3" LED-backlit display with Toshiba's TruBrite technology.  It features either an Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Turion X2 processor with up to 4GB DDR2 SDRAM and an up to 320GB hard drive.  The Satellite L550 is designed with a DVD SuperMulti drive, stereo speakers, and a full-sized keyboard complete with a 10-key numeric keypad for comfortable typing.  It includes a built-in webcam and microphone, has dedicated CD/DVD controls, and can be configured to include an HDMI port.  The laptop operates on Windows Vista Home Premium and is available with a high capacity 12-Cell battery for longer battery life.  The Satellite L550 comes in a graphite gray finish and has a 1 year limited warranty. 

  • 17.3" TruBrite LED-Backlit Display
  • 1600 x 900 Pixel Resolution
  • Intel® Core™2 Duo or AMD Turion X2 Processor
  • Up to 4GB DDR2 SDRAM
  • Up to 320GB HDD
  • DVD SuperMulti Drive /w LabelFlash
  • ATI® Mobility Radeon™ HD 4570 (Optional)
  • Dedicated CD/DVD Controls
  • Full-Sized Keyboard /w Numeric Keypad
  • Built-in Webcam and Microphone
  • High Capacity 12-Cell Li-Ion battery (Optional)
  • Connectivity: 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • Inputs/Outputs: 2 x USB, 1-eSATA/USB Combo /w Sleep & Charge, HDMI (Optional), Memory Card Reader
  • Graphite Grey Finish
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • 1 year limited warranty
Pre-Configuration Models
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  • Toshiba L555D-S7912 - MSRP $670
  • Toshiba L550-ST5701 - MSRP $699
  • Toshiba L555-S7916 - MSRP $700
  • Toshiba L550-ST5702 - MSRP $800
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