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Samsung NP700Z3A

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Samsung NP700Z3A. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Comments about the price and design are on the whole positive. The usability and screen also get good opinions, whereas there are some negative comments about the touchpad.

performance, screen, usability, design, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Samsung NP700Z3A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Till Schönborn (

Review Samsung Series 7 700Z3A-S03DE Notebook


Well-rounded ultrabook. Long battery runtimes, a matt screen and

Very bright and matt screen; Good equipment; High performance; Long battery life; High-quality workmanship; Excellent keyboard

High price; Few interfaces; Contrast weak TN screen; High temperature development and slight throttling

Expensive but good: Apple's MacBook Pro 13. The HP EliteBook 8460p and Lenovo ThinkPad T420s have established themselves in the business field. The LG P420 or Dell Inspiron 14z would be affordable entry level devices.

Jan, 2012

Expert review by: Ardjuna Seghers (

Samsung Series 7 700Z (700Z3A)


Samsung's premium yet affordable Series 7 15.6in laptop offers great specs and excellent connectivity in a sleek, unibody-like aluminium shell that's crammed with features.

, and that hasn't changed here. The single sheet of frosted glass is lovely to touch, with your finger gliding along smoothly without feeling slippery. The 'buttons' integrated into the touch-sensitive area work well and the pad doesn't interfere with...

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: N/A (

Mixed bag


Sleek, smooth operation. Backlit keyboard, smart on-board controls to maximize lifespan

Display failed after 3 months, requiring replacement. What a nightmare

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: justmeol (

Samsung S7 14" NP700Z3a


It gets even worse. Even with a dedicated GPU, (AMD), the settings for the LCD are fixed and non-adjustable (thank you rude chat tech). You have control over one thing only. Brightness. The contrast and color settings are terribly muted and because of...

8gb mem ; slot loading DVD ; 1TB HD ; quiet fan ; excellent keyboard (adj back-lighting) ; reasonably good sound ; high rez (1660px) and bright LCD (non glossy - yeah!) ; easy settings and software manager way better than HP's version ; solid build, metal

LCD screen is a cheap TN panel. About as low end as you can put in a laptop. It seriously degrades an otherwise excellent product ; viewing angles are barely suitable for one user ; color and contrast NOT adjustable ; could use a 3rd USB port ;...

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications


Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3


HD type:HD+ / No


Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1


Conflict Free processor: No
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i5-2400 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:53450 / 53452
Processor package size:37.5x37.5 (rPGA988B); 31 x 24 (BGA1023)