Toshiba Satellite S55-B5157 - Core i7 5500U / 2.4 GHz - Windows 8.1 - 12 GB RAM - 1 TB HDD - no optical drive - 15.6" 13

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.

Processor & Chipset

Processor Manufacturer: Intel
Processor Type: Core i7
Processor Model: i7-5500U
Processor Speed: 2.40 GHz
Maximum Turbo Speed: 3 GHz
Processor Core: Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache: 4 MB
Direct Media Interface: 5 GT/s
64-bit Processing: Yes
Hyper-Threading: Yes
vPro Technology: No


Standard Memory: 12 GB
Memory Technology: DDR3L SDRAM
Memory Standard: DDR3L-1600/PC3-12800
Number of Total Memory Slots: 2
Memory Card Reader: Yes
Memory Card Supported: Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), miniSD, microSD, MultiMediaCard (MMC)


Hard Drive Capacity: 1 TB
Hard Drive Interface: Serial ATA
Hard Drive RPM: 5400
Optical Drive Type: No

Display & Graphics

Screen Size: 15.6"
Display Screen Type: Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Display Screen Technology: TruBrite
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Screen Mode: HD
Screen Resolution: 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology: LED
Switchable Graphics: Yes
Graphics Controller Manufacturer: AMD, Intel
Graphics Controller Model: Radeon R7 M260, HD Graphics 5500
Graphics Memory Capacity: Up to 2 GB
Graphics Memory Technology: DDR3 SDRAM, DDR3L SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility: Dedicated, Shared
Wi-Di Technology: Yes

Network & Communication

Wireless LAN: Yes
Wireless LAN Standard: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology: Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth Standard: Bluetooth 4.0

Built-in Devices

Webcam: Yes
Microphone: Yes
Speakers: Yes


Total Number of USB Ports: 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports: 1
Number of USB 3.0 Ports: 2
Network (RJ-45): Yes
Headphone/Microphone Combo Port: Yes


Operating System Platform: Windows
Operating System: Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture: 64-bit
Software Included:

Toshiba Software and Utilities:

  • TOSHIBA eco Utility
  • TOSHIBA HW Setup Utility
  • TOSHIBA Media Player by sMediTruelink+
  • TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator
  • TOSHIBA Service Station
  • TOSHIBA Start
  • TOSHIBA Resolution+ Plug-in for Windows for Media Player

Third-party Software:

  • Adobe Reader
  • DTS Sound
  • MyMusicCloud
  • PhotoDirector LE
  • PowerDirector LE
  • Spotify

Special Offers and Trial Software:

  • Microsoft Office 365 Customers (1 month trial version)
  • McAfee LiveSafe (30-day trial subscription)
  • WinZip

Input Devices

Keyboard: Yes
Keyboard Backlight: Yes
Pointing Device Type: ClickPad
TouchPad Features: Multi-touch Gesture

Battery Information

Number of Cells: 4-cell
Battery Chemistry: Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Energy: 45 Wh

Power Description

Input Voltage: 120 V AC, 230 V AC
Maximum Power Supply Wattage: 65 W
Height: 0.9"
Width: 15"
  • Additional Details
  • Brand: Intel