" Seen a few things about recalls for Toshiba battery, whats it on about lol! "
It's because some models of Toshiba laptops contain Sony battery's. They have been a few problems with some of them lately, battery's, some of the problems have been extreme. click here All new models of Toshiba laptops should have the newer, safer battery's.
As to the laptop, have you got a link or model number and the price?
On paper it looks fairly standard.