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Samsung N110

alaTest has collected and analyzed 509 reviews of Samsung N110. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the size and usability. The performance and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas the image quality and software get mixed comments. The glare and sound get critical comments.

battery, portability, performance, usability, size

sound, glare

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung N110 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Samsung N110

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 158 user reviews of Samsung N110 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the design and performance. The usability and battery also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the energy efficiency. Some have doubts about the glare.

portability, battery, usability, performance, design

glare

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung N110-12PBK 10.1-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell Battery (9.5 Hours)Samsung N110-12PBK 10.1-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell Battery (9.5 Hours)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: ZDNet (zdnet.com)

Samsung N110

 

Samsung's second-generation netbook offers a good keyboard and trackpad and extended battery life without adding too much bulk.

Good keyboard and trackpad for a netbook, Excellent battery life

At the higher end of the netbook price range, Uninspired design

Sep, 2009

Expert review by: Kevin O'Brien (NotebookReview.com)

Samsung N110 Review

 

Build quality is above average, with a very strong and durable chassis. When closed the screen cover does have some minor flex, but it doesn't appear to affect the screen. Inside the palmrest and keyboard are super rigid, with barely any movement when...

Classy looks with high-gloss black paint ; 9 hours and 44 minutes of battery life ; Nearly flush mount battery

Keyboard could be more spacious ; No easy access to hard drive

Samsung includes a responsive Synaptics touchpad on the N110, which is easy to use and has no noticeable lag. The touchpad size is about average compared to other 10-inch netbooks, with only a few standing out as being larger. Toshiba has a large touch...

Aug, 2009

Expert review by: Cisco Cheng (pcmag.com)

Samsung N110 (12PBK)

 

The Samsung N110 is a solid netbook with long battery life, but it doesn't make any game-changing innovations.

A 93 percent keyboard. Big battery. Excellent battery life.

Pricey relative to other netbooks. Smudge magnet. Not much different than the NC10-14GB.

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May, 2009

Expert review by: Dan Ackerman (cnet.com)

Samsung N110 review

 

Samsung, long an international laptop player, re-entered the U.S. computer market last year with a functional (if not exactly exciting) slate of systems, including the NC10 Netbook. Despite its generic looks, we liked its long battery life, and the...

Good keyboard and touch pad for a Netbook; excellent battery life.

At the higher end of the Netbook price range; uninspired design.

Samsung's second-generation Netbook, the N110, offers extended life without adding too much battery bulk.

May, 2009

Expert review by: Darren Gladstone (pcworld.com)

N110

 

I'm going to lay this out to you straight: The Samsung N110 is, at its core, a slightly revamped take on the company's NC10. A bit of streamlining (better plastics and a slimmer profile) here and a couple tweaks (immense improvement on the mouse...

Fantastic software suite Crisp, glossy screen

The curse of glossy screens: glare

Offering an improved mouse button and impressive battery life, the Samsung N110 would make a great choice for your next road trip. At $470, it isn't by any means the cheapest netbook on the block, but it certainly is a handsome, functional one. While I...

Apr, 2009

Expert review by: Darren Gladstone (pcworld.com)

Samsung N110 Laptop Review

 

Fantastic software suite ; Crisp, glossy screen

The curse of glossy screens: glare

Take everything that we liked about the Samsung NC10, but fix the mouse. That's what the N110 is all about.

Apr, 2009

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by: Joanna Stern (laptopmag.com)

Samsung N110

 

Samsung's updated 10-inch netbook continues to beat the competition with an improved touchpad and more than 7 hours of battery life.

Sleeker design than NC10 ; More than 7 hours of battery life ; Improved touchpad ; Roomy and comfortable keyboard

More expensive than similarly configured netbooks

The N110 houses the same netbook ports and slots as the NC10, including 3 USB ports, a 3-in-1 memory card reader, mic and headphone jacks, a VGA port, and an Ethernet jack. Unlike the HP Mini 2140, the N110 lacks an ExpressCard slot for adding a mobile...

Mar, 2009

Expert review by: Laptop Views (laptopviews.com)

Expert Review

 

Samsung has announced in India its new 10-inch Samsung N110 netbook thatis powered by 1.6 GHz Intel Ultra Low Voltage ATOM N270 with 512-KB L2 Cache, 533 MHz FSB on Intel 945GM chipset mainboard, and it comes with 1-GB DDR2 667 MHz SDRAM (max 2-GB in 2...

Jul, 2009

Expert review by: Ricky (etechreviews.net)

Samsung N110 Notebook Features

 

The Samsung N110 laptop has features that offer the user a longer battery life, without a bulky battery. This is Samsung's second generation higher end laptop with an Intel Atom 1.6 GHz processor with 1GB DDR2 SDRAM. These features and a long lasting...

Jun, 2009

Expert review by: Jonathan Rougeot (computershopper.com)

Samsung N110 Review and Ratings

 

The Samsung N110 will take you a long way with its stellar battery life and impressive performance.

Best battery life of any netbook we’ve seen ; Good performance ; Comfortable keyboard

Small touch pad ; Poor 3D graphics

May, 2009

Product Specifications

The Samsung N110 gives you the power to accomplish more wherever you are. The 6-cell lithium battery lasts for up to 9.5 hours! You'll have more time to shop online, surf the web and chat with friends. Plus, a larger touchpad makes it so easy to use. The design is also sleeker, curvier and comes with a glossy screen.

Audio

Audio system:2 x 1 W / HD / HD Audio / HDA
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speaker Power:1.5 / 3

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Type:Sound card

Battery

Battery Capacity:5200 / 5900
Battery life (max):5.5 / 8.5 / 9.5
Battery performance:5200 / 5900
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6
Run Time (Up To):9.5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:512KB

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):1 / 1.3

Design

Color of product:Black / Black, Red / White
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Netbook

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:7.3in
Height:1.2in
Weight:2.8lbs
Width:10.3in

Display

Aspect Ratio:5:3
Display Diagonal:10 / 10.1
Display Resolution:1024 x 600
Display Surface:Gloss
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N / No

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:10.1in
Diagonal Size (metric):25.7cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 600
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:40

Environmental Standards

EPEAT Compliant: Yes
EPEAT Level:EPEAT Gold

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.128
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel GMA
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel GMA 950

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:United States
Manufacturer:Samsung
Model:12PBK
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung N110

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Touchpad

Keyboard

Keyboard Layout:AZERTY
Keyboard number of keys:83 / 84
Keyboard type:AZERTY
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Touchpad

Mainboard

Data Bus Speed:533MHz

Memory

Internal memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:2
Memory clock speed:533 / 800
Memory layout:1 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM

Modem

Type: None

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR / 2.1+EDR
Cabling technology:10/100Base-T(X)
Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100
Network standard:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
Networking features:Fast Ethernet / Fast Ethernet, WLAN
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g
Type:Network adapter
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Notebook Camera

Camera Type:Integrated

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type: No

Optical Storage

Type: None

OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Other Features

Audio system:HDA
Compatible operating systems:Windows XP
Dimensions (WxDxH):10.3 x 7.3 x 1.21 / 10.3 x 7.31 x 1.21 / 10.7 x 7.42 x 1.17
Display:LCD / LED / TFT
Graphics:GMA 950
Graphics adapter:GMA 950
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Power Requirements:100 - 240V, 50/60Hz
Power supply type:AC
Wireless Technology:802.11 b/g / 802.11b/g / Atheros Wifi 802.11b.g / IEEE 802.11 b/g

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Handheld remote control: No
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
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 / 2 / 3.5
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter power:40

Processor

Bus type:FSB
Chipset:Intel 945GSE Express
Clock Speed:1.6GHz
Conflict Free processor:N / No
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):12
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Manufacturer:Intel
Motherboard chipset:Intel 945GSE Express
Number of Processing Die Transistors:47
Processing die size:26
Processor:N270
Processor cache:0.5
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Diamondville
Processor cores:1
Processor family:Intel Atom / Intel Pentium Mobile
Processor frequency:1.6
Processor front side bus:533
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:N270
Processor Number:N270
Processor operating modes:32-bit
Processor Series:Intel Atom N200 series
Processor socket:Socket F (1207)
Processor threads:2
Stepping:C0
Thermal Design Power (TDP):2.5
Tjunction:90
Type:Atom

Processor special features

Embedded options available: Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:N / No
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N / No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
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 for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / No
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 / No
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / No
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / No
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N / No
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / No
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / No
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N / No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N / No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / No
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:36331
Processor code:SLB73
Processor package size:22
Supported instruction sets:SSE2, SSE3
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

RAM

Installed Size:1GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Security

BIOS password: Yes
Cable lock slot:Kensington

Software

Bundled software:SAMSUNG Recovery Solution III\nAdobe Acrobat Reader
Drivers included: Yes
Microsoft Office Ready:Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.
Operating system installed:Windows XP Home Edition
Trial software:McAfee Virus Scan

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:160
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:160
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:160

Storage Hard Drive

Type:Portable

Storage Removable

Type: None

System

Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:160GB
Notebook Type:Netbook

Video

Video card features:2048 x 1536 - 85Hz

Video Memory

Installed Size:128MB

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7 / 7.28 / 7.32 / 7.44
Height:1 / 1.17 / 1.21
Weight:2 / 2.47 / 2.78
Width:10 / 10.3 / 10.7