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Samsung ATIV Book 5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Samsung ATIV Book 5. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the portability and usability. The reliability and keyboard also get good feedback, whereas there are some critical reviews about the price and performance.

battery, keyboard, reliability, usability, portability

screen, performance, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung ATIV Book 5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Matt Smith (digitaltrends.com)

Samsung Ativ Book 5 Review

 

Though the build quality, decent keyboard, and long battery life make Samsung's Ativ Book 5 seem attractive, competitors offer more value considering its inconsistent performance and poor display.

The Samsung Ativ Book 5 is a respectable, subdued entry in the mid-range Ultrabook market. Everything about the system is conservative, from design to specifications. And for some, that may be a boon. This is a simple, functional workhorse best suited...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: (laptopmag.com)

Samsung ATIV Book 5

 

The Samsung ATIV Book 5 is a Windows 8 touch notebook that offers long battery life, punchy sound and Android phone integration, but the display could be brighter.

Handsome chassis; Long battery life; Solid performance and graphics; Above-average audio; Comfortable keyboard

Dim display with shallow viewing angles

Click to EnlargeIf you like the idea of owning a portable Windows 8 touch notebook with long battery life, the $849 Samsung ATIV Book 5 is a solid choice. The 4.4-pound laptop features a sturdy aluminum design, above-average audio and a comfortable...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: Josh Fields (reviewed.com)

Samsung ATIV Book 5

 

Great processor, lots of storage—but it could be cheaper.

Oct, 2013

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Keyboard

Island-style keyboard: Yes
Keyboard backlit: Yes

Ports & interfaces

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

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Processor package size:31

Storage

Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:24
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:500