"This makes for a complex verdict. Yes, the AMD E-240 is slow.
But this laptop, the Toshiba Satellite C655, is a nice laptop for the
price - and this laptop only exists because AMD has finally produced a
competent Atom competitor. The 15.6” display, with its correspondingly
large keyboard, is more pleasant to use than your typical 10.1” or
11.6” netbook. If you’re looking for a laptop, but your budget is
slim, the Toshiba Satellite C655 should be on your short list."
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