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Old 06-22-2008, 03:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Toshiba Satellite® A205-S5855 15.4" Widescreen Notebook Computer With Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T5550 With Centrino® Processor Technology at Office Depot.

Toshiba Satellite® A205-S5855 15.4" Widescreen Notebook Computer With Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T5550 With Centrino® Processor Technology


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# The Satellite A205-S5855 notebook includes: 15.4"-diagonal widescreen WXGA (1280 x 800) TruBrite® LCD screen
# Intel Core 2 Duo processor T5550 operating at 1.83GHz
# Intel Centrino processor technology
# 2MB L2 cache
# Up to 667MHz frontside bus
# 3GB of PC2-5300 DDR2 SDRAM memory
# Maximum memory capacity: 4GB (Available system memory will be considerably less than this amount and will vary by model and system configuration. This is due to the use of shared video memory and operating system limits.)
# 160GB 5400-rpm Serial ATA (SATA) hard drive
# DVD SuperMulti drive with Double Layer support (reads/writes DVD±R/RW, DVD-RAM, DVD±R Double Layer, CD-R/RW); supports Labelflash disc labeling
# Intel® Pro/Wireless 3945ABG (802.11a/b/g) wireless LAN
# 10/100Base-T Ethernet LAN port
# 56K V.92 modem
# 4 USB 2.0 ports
# 1 FireWire (IEEE 1394) port
# 1 S-video out port
# Webcam and microphone built into LCD bezel, for video chat and still photos
# 5-in-1 memory card reader (reads SD, MMC, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, xD-Picture Card
# ExpressCard/54 slot: also compatible with ExpressCard/34
# Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100 with from 8MB to 256MB shared memory
# Windows-compatible audio; built-in stereo speakers
# Headphone output jack, microphone input jack
# Rechargeable lithium-ion battery (4000 mAh); 75W AC adapter
# Dimensions: 1.55"H x 14.3"W x 10.6"D
# Weight: 5.92 lb
going to the store to check it out today. seems like a steal to me. been looking around for a laptop for college for a while now and I think i finally found it. any opinions?
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toshiba defintely has good laptop deals. My toshiba cost me 500 and it is awesome for what i use it for.
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Toshiba is excellent. Looks like a deal to me.
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yeah, honestly for a c2d, 3gigs of ram, it's nearly impossible to come across for $600. $600 is more the price for a pentium dual core, or if you're lucky you can find an AMD x2. the only 'negative' is the 160gig hd, but since I have my PC also 160 gigs is more than enough.
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Pentium Dual-Core's are just C2D's with just half the cache you know....

but thats a good deal..
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