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Samsung R560

Samsung R560
alaScore 82

85 reviews

Aug, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 85 reviews of Samsung R560. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the keyboard and battery. The price and design also get good comments.

performance, design, price, battery, keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung R560 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Samsung R560 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Cricket CRKR560PKIT / SCH-r560 / SCH-r560 Messager IICricket CRKR560PKIT / SCH-r560 / SCH-r560 Messager II

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: J. Simon Leitner (

User Review: Samsung R560 Madril Notebook


Mobile All - Rounder> The new Samsung R560 - Aura P8400 Madril is ...

optical impression ; HDMI and Bluetooth ; low sound noise ; good price/performance ratio ; 24 month pick up service ; Installation software - simple Re - installation

intensive care necessary ; 4 GB RAM - only 3 useable (32-bit) ; loudness of the opt. drive ; low battery life

Pricerunner n.a

Sep, 2008

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Samsung R560 15.4in Notebook


Samsung produces another very tasty machine that's good value for what you get.

Feb, 2011


Expert review by: Sasha Muller (

Samsung R560


Not so long ago, PC Pro's labs were regularly dominated by 15.4in laptops. A little big for carrying around on a daily basis, they make a good compromise between a chunky desktop replacement and a daintier portable. Samsung's latest, the R560, is a...

It isn't flashy, but Samsung's R560 is a powerful desktop replacement at a bargain-basement price.

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: prettybluefairy (

Samsung Messager II's Spangled Red Cover is fabulous! ”


The smooth plastic of the cover and the glittery stones inset around the screen opening tell people you are beautiful, fiery, and maybe a little high-maintenance... but that you are worth every penny! Another good thing about these types of covers is,...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: gocanes12 (

very good ”


good quality phone works pretty good

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: bobloblawwww (

the samsung messager II red hard plastic case is a good buy ”


the samsung messager II red hard plastic cover didnt look all that great to me at first. usually im the kinda person who just carries my phone around in my pocket and never use any kind of case. but when i got this cover for christmas, i immediately...

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications


Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
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:Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display Surface:Gloss / Matt
LED Backlight: No
LED Technology: No
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA

General Features

Convertible: No
Intel ® Centrino Technology:Centrino 2
Intel Centrino Technology:Centrino 2
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: No
Operating System Version:Windows Vista Home Premium


Brand of Graphic Chip:nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce 9600M GS / GeForce 9600MGT


Discrete graphics adapter memory:0.25 / 0.512
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.256 / 0.5 / 0.768 / 1.28 / 2.047 / 2.303


Chipset Brand:Intel
Chipset Type:45PM / 965PM
Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Processor:Core 2 Duo
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Penryn
Processor Number:P7350 / P8600
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo P7000 series / Intel Core 2 Duo P8000 series / Intel Core 2 Duo T6000 series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):25 / 35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Processor package size:35