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NEC Versa S9100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of NEC Versa S9100. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the keyboard and design are generally positive. The battery and portability also get good feedback, but many are negative about the size and usability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the NEC Versa S9100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: MD Weems (brighthub.com)

NEC Versa S 9100 - Review

 

Here is your BrightHub review of the new NEC Versa S9100 laptop so you can see if this laptop is worth it's hefty price.

Aug, 2009

Expert review by: . (techradar.com)

NEC Versa S9100 review

 

An understated but stylish laptop built with the mobile worker in mind

Great keyboard ; 5hrs battery life ; Lightweight but robust

Basic performance ; Short on features

A fantastic ultraportable, boasting impressive battery life and a slim yet sturdy design

Jul, 2008

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (pcworld.idg.com.au)

NEC VERSA S9100-1203DR

 

Solidly built ultraportable with outstanding battery life

Very well built, long battery life, built-in optical drive, comfortable keyboard

No solid-state drive, no slot-loading DVD burner, no ExpressCard slot, no dock or port replicator option

May, 2008

Expert review by: Elias Plastiras (goodgearguide.com.au)

NEC VERSA S9100-1203DR

 

Solidly built ultraportable with outstanding battery life

Very well built, long battery life, built-in optical drive, comfortable keyboard

No solid-state drive, no slot-loading DVD burner, no ExpressCard slot, no dock or port replicator option

A capable and solidly built ultraportable that's worth considering. It could use some refinement, but its strong case, built-in DVD burner and long battery life are major positives.

May, 2008

Expert review by: Sasha Muller (pcauthority.com.au)

NEC versa s9100

 

NEC's contribution to the ultraportable market is tougher than most, but it still struggles against the competition

Sep, 2008

Expert review by: (v3.co.uk)

Review: NEC Versa S9100 notebook PC

 

A lightweight marvel with solid business credentials, but little glamour

Jul, 2008

Expert review by: Sasha Muller (itpro.co.uk)

NEC Versa S9100

 

NEC tries to muscle in on the ultra-portable space with the dainty-looking but tough Versa S9100.

NEC's foray into the ultraportable market is tougher than most, but it still struggles against the competition.

May, 2008

Expert review by: (channelpro.co.uk)

NEC Versa S9100

 

Sasha Muller reviews NEC's shiny new ultraportable, the super light and tough Versa S9100.

There's little reason to spend over a grand on a laptop these days. With the likes of Dell's Inspiron 1525 providing an impressive package for less than £500, laptop manufacturers are having to try harder and harder to justify breaking the £1,000...

May, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD
Number of built-in speakers:1

Camera

Front Camera:N

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Diagonal:12.1
Display Resolution:1280 x 800

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:Intel GMA X3100
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.384

Memory

Internal memory:2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35

Other Features

Audio system:HD
Dimensions (WxDxH):11.5 x 8.43 x 1.17
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Intel Turbo Memory:1
Internal modem: No
Power Requirements:100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz
TV in port: No
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:Intel 802.11 a/g/n

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:Type II
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Processor

Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):9
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing die size:143
Processor:U7600
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:1.2
Processor front side bus:533
Processor lithography:65
Processor model:U7600
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo U7000 series
Processor socket:Socket 479
Processor threads:2
Stepping:L2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):10
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:29764
Processor code:SLA2U
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Password protection:BIOS
Password protection type:BIOS
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): Yes

Software

Operating system installed:Windows Vista Business

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Total Storage Capacity:160

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:2.76