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Samsung R710

Samsung R710
alaScore 80

54 reviews

Apr, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Samsung R710. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the keyboard and price. The screen and design also get good reviews, but there are some mixed reviews about the portability.

performance, design, screen, price, keyboard

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung R710 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 54 reviews)

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Samsung R710


alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Samsung R710 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Views about the design and price are generally positive. The screen and performance are also mentioned favorably.

performance, screen, price, design

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung R710 17 inch Laptop, Centrino T6400, 2.0GHz, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, LightScribe, Vista Home PremiumSamsung R710 17 inch Laptop, Centrino T6400, 2.0GHz, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, LightScribe, Vista Home PremiumSamsung R710 17 inch Laptop, Centrino 2 P7450, 2.13GHz, 3GB RAM, 250GB HDD, Blu-ray, Vista Home Premium

Apr, 2015

Expert review by: Alex Bentley (

Samsung R710 review


A dull screen, but the power, usability and Blu-ray drive ably compensate

Great keyboard ; Good CPU ; Outstanding battery

Dim screen ; Dull design

Apr, 2009

Expert review by: Patrick Wignall (

Samsung R710 review


The Samsung R710 is a top-class entertainment laptop, with a wallet-friendly price. It's not often that you find its combination of speedy performance, good 3D capabilities and built-in Blu-ray drive for under £800

Attractive design ; Impressive performance ; Blu-ray drive included ; Relatively low price

Screen could be brighter ; Relatively small trackpad

Conclusion Despite the display's lack of a 1080p resolution, the Samsung R710 is still a very impressive entertainment laptop. We love its fast performance, good 3D capabilities, Blu-ray drive and spacious keyboard. If you're looking for an...

Apr, 2009

Expert review by: Andrew Gould (

Samsung R710


The Samsung R710 is a powerful desktop replacement notebook with a solid set of specs and a sophisticated look. Its 17" WXGA glossy display is its defining feature and you'll be hard pressed to find a notebook to match it in terms of price for...

All-in-all the R710 is a well endowed computing power house.

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: SingleMomGoing2College (

Tears Easy


I paid way too much for something that tears so easy. I was very careful when putting it on. There were two of us gently sliding it on and it still ripped defeating its purpose. Tape kept falling off when i tried to put it over the torn area.

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Elaine (

Samsung R710 3GB RAM 320GB HD 17 Inch Laptop


I am so happy with my purchase especially changing from a huge desktop computer wished I had changed years ago. The performance is second to none and easy to install, thank you to the other peoples reviews in helping me to decide on my purchase.

Oct, 2009

Consumer review by: Brian (

R710 laptop


Very reliable and responsive laptop. Good spec and well worth the price.

Oct, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Samsung R710-AS09UK


Screen, Easy of layout & Weight is fantastic

No Bluetooth

Jul, 2009

Product Specifications


Convertible: No
DVD Writer:Blu-ray Combo / Blu-ray 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 / Yes
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth:No / Yes
Card Reader:7 in 1 Card Reader / Multi Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:10
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
LED Technology: No
Touchscreen: No
True Resolution:WXGA / WXGA+

General Features

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


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):9300MGS / GeForce 9200M GS / GeForce 9300M G / GeForce 9600MGT / GMA X4500


Chipset Brand:Intel / Unknown
Chipset Type:45GM / 45PM / Unknown
Processor:Core 2 Duo / Pentium Dual Core
Processor Brand:Intel
Processor Number:P7350 / P7450 / P8400 / P8600 / T3400 / T4200 / T5800 / T6400 / T9500