The Toshiba Satellite P75-A7100 is a successor of the P75-A7200 bestseller from 2013. Both models have identical specs, but the P75-A7100 comes with a newer Windows 8.1 OS version pre-installed, which is an upgrade from 8.0. Hardware-wise, these aluminum-encased laptops are higher-end 17.3-inch machines with 1080p display resolution and the powerful Intel Core i7 Haswell quad-core CPU. They have 8GB of RAM, a 750GB hard drive, DVD burner, keyboard backlight, and Intel Wi-Di for wireless video streaming to external displays.
Usual starting price: around 800 USD* as of December 2, 2018.
Specifications of the P75-A7100
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1920x1080 pixels Full HD (very good sharpness)
Other display specs
TN display tech (narrower viewing angles than IPS)
Intel Core i7-4700MQ 4th Gen quad-core 2.4-3.4GHz 6MB cache (User Benchmark CPU score: 57)
Intel HD 4600 integrated graphics
System memory (RAM) size
8GB (comfortable multi-tasking)
750GB HDD (very good capacity, but slow)
DVD optical drive
Backlit keyboard with numeric pad
Multi-touch trackpad with integrated buttons
Speakers and audio
Ethernet network port
4 x USB 3.0
1 x HDMI + 1 x VGA
Media card reader
Yes (SD card reader)
Intel Wireless Display (Wi-Di)
"up to 3.88 hours" battery life
Windows 8.1 (Eligable for free upgrade to Windows 10 Home. Check Windows.com for more info.)