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Samsung NP530U4C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 88 reviews of Samsung NP530U4C. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the reliability and price. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the sound, while the energy efficiency and connectivity get less positive reviews.

performance, portability, usability, price, reliability

touchpad, connectivity, energy

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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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung NP530U4C

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 user reviews of Samsung NP530U4C from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the portability and reliability are generally positive. The usability and price are also appreciated. There are some mixed reviews about the sound. There are some negative reviews about the touchpad.

performance, price, usability, reliability, portability

touchpad

68% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: 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, IntegSamsung 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

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review Samsung Series 5 530U4C-S02 Ultrabook

 

Multimedia ultrabook. The elegant purists are slowly mutating to versatile multimedia machines. Samsung's new ultrabook sports a GeForce graphics card and DVD burner at a reasonable price. Is it an all-rounder or a bad compromise?

Dedicated GeForce graphics featuring Nvidia's Optimus, Bright, matte screen, DVD burner, 2x USB 3.0, Good battery life, The bright screen calls for outdoor use

Outdated CPU, Mediocre casing, Small opening angle, Poor viewing angle stability, Moderate sound, Too bad that a Sandy Bridge generation processor and not an Ivy Bridge processor is used here

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: thinkdigit.com (thinkdigit.com)

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

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

Samsung NP530U4C-S06IN

 

Samsung NP530U4C-S06IN Ultraportable Laptop runs on Windows 8 (64 bit) OS and has Intel Core i3 (3rd Generation) 1.9 GHz processor. It has Intel HD Graphics 4000 processor. The NP530U4C-S06IN Laptop has 4 GB DDR3 RAM, 750 GB HDD + 24 GB Express Cache,...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: Laique Khan (techmagnifier.com)

Samsung NP530U4C S01IN Ultrabook Review, Price in India, Features

 

NP530U4C-S01IN is the latest Ultrabook developed by Samsung. This laptop is a perfect combination of portability and performance.

• Provided with an ultra large capacity HDD (up to 1TB) ; • Remarkably thin ; • Mic Noise Suppression SoundAlive™ ; • 4 watts Stereo Speaker (2 watts x 2) ; • 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN ; • Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6235, 2 x 2 802.11abg/n (up...

This Intel® Core™ i5 Processor based laptop has till date not been reported with any such drawbacks, But if users who are using it, are free to comment on the performance and efficiency of this latest computing device from Samsung

Samsung NP530U4C-S01IN Ultrabook Review shows that it is the most advanced computing device ever built by the South Korean firm. The latest from Samsung will cost to your pocket but promises to offer you with amazing digital and computing experience....

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: DragnovSniper (flipkart.com)

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...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Ashish Ojha (flipkart.com)

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...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Yashodhan Goenka (flipkart.com)

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...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Mintu Jha (flipkart.com)

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...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: prasanna p (flipkart.com)

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...

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1280 x 960
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Display

Display Surface:Matt
HD type:Full HD / No

Graphics

Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2 / 3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116 / 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

Networking

4G:No / Yes
4G standards:WiMAX

Ports & interfaces

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

Processor

Conflict Free processor:No / Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16 / 32 / 8
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3 / 25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333 / 1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3 1066/1333 / DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge / Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i3-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-2500 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3500 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):1 / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor package size:31

Storage

Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:24
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:1000 / 500 / 750