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Samsung Series 7 Chronos NP700G7A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Samsung Series 7 Chronos NP700G7A. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the price and size are overall positive. The energy efficiency and design are also mentioned favorably. Comments are divided on the durability. Some have doubts about the battery and portability.

screen, design, energy, size, price

portability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung Series 7 Chronos NP700G7A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 23 reviews)

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Expert review by: Florian Glaser (notebookcheck.net)

Review Samsung Series 7 Gamer 700G7A Notebook

 

Attack on the gaming elite. Alienware and Asus have to watch out:

High-end screen; Illuminated keyboard; Good input devices; Good equipment; Two big HDDs; Blu-Ray drive; Recovery DVD; Great performance

Temperatures during load; Sensitive lid; Scanty battery life; High weight

17 inch laptops with a gaming graphics card, such as the Alienware M17x, the Asus G74SX, the DevilTech Fragbook, the Medion Erazer X7813, the MSI GT780R, the Schenker XMG P701 PRO or the Toshiba Qosmio X770.

Nov, 2011

Expert review by: James Lu (hardwarezone.com)

Samsung Series 7 700G7A - The Future Choice of Pro-Gaming - HardwareZone.com

 

When you think ?gaming notebooks?, Samsung probably isn?t the first name that comes to mind, but that may be changing soon with the release of Samsung's 17.3-inch Series 7 700G7A.

Sleek design; Superb value; 3D 1080p screen + Blu-ray drive; Great performance

Oct, 2011

Expert review by: James Stables (techradar.com)

Samsung Series 7 Chronos review

 

15.6-inch portable that packs power - at a price

Great screen ; Awesome power ; Lovely build ; Slim and eye catching ; Decent battery life

Heavy ; Expensive ; Touchscreen is an afterthought

Full form factor laptops have died a death in the last few months as the new focus of Windows 8 has put the emphasis on portability and hybrids. If it doesn't turn into a tablet, manufacturers don't really want to know, but that's not much use for...

May, 2013

Expert review by: Chris Holmes (pocket-lint.com)

Samsung 700G7A GAMER - Pocket-lint

 

Samsung's latest gaming laptop is a monster of a 17-inch machine, with a huge, bright screen and a powerful combination of Core i7 and ATI Radeon graphics.

Clear bright screen, plenty of power and memory, excellent sound

Poor battery life, lack of media controls, keys slightly too small

There's a lot to like about the Samsung Series 7 700G, if you overlook its lack of portability and battery life. Like most 17-inch laptops, this is a desktop replacement, with a Core i7 and 8GB of RAM.

Apr, 2012

Expert review by: Tom Morgan (expertreviews.co.uk)

Samsung Series 7 Gamer (700G7A) review

 

A powerhouse of a gaming laptop which has no direct competitors at its price

Feb, 2012

HARDWARE ZONE - BEST VALUE

Expert review by: James Lu (hardwarezone.com.sg)

Samsung Series 7 700G7A - The Future Choice of Pro-Gaming

 

When you think ‘gaming notebooks', Samsung probably isn't the first name that comes to mind, but that may be changing soon with the release of Samsung's 17.3-inch Series 7 700G7A.

Sleek design; Superb value; 3D 1080p screen + Blu-ray drive; Great performance

Plastic construction; High power consumption

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: Cheesewoman (play.com)

Turbo Gaming Laptop!

 

I bought this laptop for a few reasons; I wanted to play Diablo 3 at the highest settings, to use graphic design/art programs (such as Photoshop CS5, Manga Studio, Open Canvas, Microsoft Design Suite etc.), and just to do some university work which may...

May, 2012

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):2

Display

HD type:Full HD

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2
USB Sleep-and-Charge: Yes

Processor

Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-2600 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):45

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor package size:37.5

Storage

Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:8
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:1000