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Samsung NP300U1A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 reviews of Samsung NP300U1A. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviews about the usability and size are generally positive. The price and portability also get good feedback, whereas reviews are divided on the sound. There are some negative reviews about the touchpad and energy efficiency.

performance, portability, price, size, usability

battery, energy, touchpad

On average, users rate this product 100/100 and experts rate this product 70/100.

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Samsung 300U1A-A01


The 11.6-inch screen may not be large, but the 1,366 by 768 resolution is actually quite high for a screen of this size. Video will play back in 720p whether you're playing files from a USB drive or streaming movies on Netflix. Despite the decent...

One of the lightest laptops in its class. Keyboard is small, but comfortable. Smooth multi-touchpad makes navigation easy

Short battery life. Underutilized processor. Small hard drive

The Samsung 300U1A-A01 packs laptop performance into a netbook-size chassis, perfect for students and people on the go, but it faces some tough competitors.

Consumer review by: N/A (

Excellent machine


Bought this for my best friend and she is extremely happy with it. I spent about a week with it configuring it for her to use and it was a pleasure to use. I highly recommend this or other similar Samsung products.

Beautiful design ; Very light ; Bright screen ; Very responsive


Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: Carrotguy (

Customer Favorite with SSD


just remember to upgrade with a 7mm drive. Had problems with the drives freezing until I completed all ssd and pc firmware and bios updates. After that all intermittent freezing problems were resolved. 1 stick of ram. no need to upgrade.

read prior review, great little laptop ; Works great with the ocz vertex 3 7mm ssd. Sold 4 to customers, some of whom were concerned about the size, but all ended up raving about it ; The anti glare screen and resolution is great, and with an ssd and...

1 of them came without the ac cable half of the power adapter. The brick part (important part) was still there ; 1 was missing a few rubber grommets ; The missing grommets are more upsetting than the ac adapter, as I sold one without grommets. The ac...

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: EJ (

Refurbished np300u1a


I just wanted to let people know that I received this REFURBISHED 11.6" laptop in a samsung packaged refurb box. Not a single scratch on it! That was my main concern, not a single scratch...It came with ac, cord, battery, but no cds or windows cd....

Its tiny, fast, nice keyboard, same color as shown in picture

too soon for cons

May, 2012

Consumer review by: Barry (



I have many computers and am a computer expert - I run a network for a large lab. This is one great little laptop. Very nice - looks and acts like it is brand new. Limited bloat wear too. Nice...

Light, fast, Windows 7, 4 GB DDR3 ram. Very screen. 3D rating came in at 6 on the Windows Experience rating test

At $399, I can't think of any

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer / No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:4 in 1 Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
LED Technology:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:HD 720 / WXGA

General Features

Convertible: No
Intel ® Centrino Technology:Centrino / No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Intel ®
GPU Model (Graphic Card):Intel HD Graphics 3000 / Intel ® HD GPU / Intel ® HD Graphics 3000


Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel®
Chipset Type:HM65
Processor:Mobile Pentium 4 / Pentium
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:967