Friday, October 1, 2010

Toshiba Satellite A665D-S6085
The last time we looked at an A665D model from Toshiba—the Toshiba Satellite A665D-S6051 ($799.98 list, 3 stars)—we were largely unimpressed by what the 16-inch laptop brought to the table other than a pair of amazing-sounding Harman Kardon speakers. No other standout features and lackluster performance pegged the A665D as a decent choice as an entertainment laptop and little else. Fast-forward three months later and the new, but identical, Toshiba Satellite A665D-S6085 ($799.98 list), showed up. Luckily, this time around, Toshiba outfitted the A665D-S6085 with more robust components, giving the laptop the application performance boost it sorely needed. Toshiba also added a Blu-ray drive as well, increasing the A665D-S6085's entertainment credibility even further...