These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
For assistance with issues regarding this device please refer to our Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5310 Troubleshooting Page.
Background and Identification ¶
In 2014, Toshiba released the Toshiba Satellite series of laptops. Our laptop model is named the Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5310. Toshiba has made this laptop budget friendly for those who would like a laptop at a reasonable price. It has a starting price of $380 but can possibly be purchased at a lower price. The laptop has satisfactory performance and powerful processing power. It comes equipped with a webcam with microphone, a 500 GB hard drive, a DVD/CD writer drive, and has a HDMI port. It can handle many programs and games with few to no issues.
When comparing the Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5310 to other Toshiba Satellite models it has a few differences:
• It comes with Windows 8 preinstalled while others have Windows 7 or 10.
• It does not have a backlight for the keyboard like the older models.
• It has an AMD Core processor while earlier models have an Intel Core processor.
• It is a 64bit computer allowing more functionality for many programs.
**Note: The Toshiba Satellite laptops have official battery recalls issued due to burn and fire hazard. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission has posted information about this recall and how to replace the battery free of charge at this link.**
Additional Information ¶
Updating Drivers ¶
You can update outdated drivers from the Toshiba Support Page: Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5310 Drivers & Updates.
Product Review ¶
This laptop was reviewed by Tech for Pennies: this link takes you to the Full Review.
Full Specifications ¶
Check this link from CNET for Full Specifications.