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Samsung NP530U4C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 125 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the usability and price are generally positive. The performance and reliability also get good views. Many are negative about the touchpad. There are some mixed comments about the resolution.

portability, reliability, performance, price, usability

touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung NP530U4C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung NP530U4C

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 37 user reviews of Samsung NP530U4C from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptop Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

price, reliability, portability, usability, screen

touchpad

62% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung Series 5 NP530U4C 14 inch Ultrabook - Silver (Intel Core i5 3317UM 1.7GHz, 6Gb RAM, 500Gb HDD, DVD SuperMulti DL, LAN, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Integ

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Amazon.com review summary for Samsung NP530U4C

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 user reviews of Samsung NP530U4C from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

portability, performance, design, usability, price

reliability

58% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Samsung Series 5 NP530U4C-A01US 14-Inch Ultrabook (Light Titan)

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Review Samsung Series 5 530U4C-S02 Ultrabook

 

Multimedia ultrabook. The elegant purists are slowly mutating to

Dedicated GeForce graphics featuring Nvidia's Optimus; Bright, matte screen; DVD burner; 2x USB 3.0; Good battery life

Outdated CPU; Mediocre casing; Small opening angle; Poor viewing angle stability; Moderate sound

If you like it cheap, you'll likely take Samsung's 535U4C (AMD). The somewhat more compact 530U3B and 530U3C precursors are also still interesting. Dell's Inspiron 14z is a direct competitor of our model. Better in many points, but also more expensive:...

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Samsung Series 5 (NP-530U4C) (Ivy Bridge) Ultrabook Review

 

The Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook has been updated with Ivy Bridge, and is better than ever! When we had reviewed the previous generation version, the overall package vs. the price made us slap the "Best Value" tag in the ultrabook comparison test. In a...

Very good performance, Superb battery life, Can game a bit as well, Built well, Doesn't miss out on an optical drive, Non-reflective display

Slightly thicker than most ultrabooks

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BAD EXPERIENCE

 

we have this Samsung NP900 ultrabook which is really cool as long as it works. ours got bad and I never had such bad experience with customer service and repair such as I just had with Samsung This piece probably extra gentle and breaks easily and when...

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The SSD makes this laptop very quick on the upload

 

Great power and applications load up extremely quick. Much improved from subsequent models. Still evaluating the battery, however initial impressions not the six hours as listed, but provides enough juice for the day. Overall, Samsung has done an...

All the capability of a desktop including HDMI in a compact laptop

Screen could be higher resolution, but it's fine for it's size

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Good Computer for students

 

Great computer... extremely light, keyboard feels great, display is great for movies and for work..... super fast boot .... the only problem I have found is that doesn't want to open any video call services, like skype, msn video etc..... even when the...

light, slim and great display

I cannot open skype or any like programs

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Good Experience so far

 

Bought it a week ago, till now a good response from this Ultrabook .I bought it for Rs 54500 from local dealer, after some moderate research. 1.Light weight,slim,nice finish and fast ultrabook at this range. 2. Biggest advtg is optical drive. etc which...

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Awesome Machine with ample good features.

 

Highly satisfied. Though, did not purchased it from Flipcart due to "Coming soon" label on it for a long time. Purchased it from Samsung mobile store. This is the best machine for the given price range of 55k to 59k. Did a lot of research and window...

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Very Good product, Excellent performance

 

Bought this from a store and not flipkart. Great value for money. The windows performance index numbers are also very high for a laptop of this price range. The BEST part is the weight! it's amazingly light at around 1.7Kgs and at the same time has...

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Good for home use

 

I ordered this laptop on 5th Oct and the price was displayed on the website as 23448..without any second thought i ordered it..it was delivered as promised and then flipkart took it back saying that it is a broken piece and customer service told me...

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perfect ultraportable laptop without any compromise...

 

worth for the budget... its antiglare screen and express cache are gud... with 6gb memory and 1tb space its gonna grab the interest of the customers... with tis specification and thickness it also holds slot for optical drive which is really gud... it...

Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

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

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
LED Backlight:Edge LED
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Home Premium
RAM Type:DDR3 SDRAM

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ® / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GEF GT620M / HD GRAPH. 4000

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel®
Chipset Type:HM65 / HM76
Processor:Core™ i5
Processor Brand:Intel ®
Processor Number:I5-2537M / I5-3317U
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