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Samsung 355V5C 2 Core 2.7GHz 6GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 2.7GHz 6GB 500GB Aug 2012
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10 Reasons For

Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Samsung portable PCs have an average rating of 82 out of 100, which is in the top 24% of all portable PC manufacturers that we have analysed.

Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

The average processor clock speed of notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the 355V5C is 2.1GHz. With a processor clock speed of 2.7 gigahertz, the Samsung 355V5C has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the 355V5C.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 355V5C, the Samsung 355V5C has a full-size keyboard.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Very Fast Processor Clock Speed

The Samsung 355V5C has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2,700 megahertz) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The processor clock speeds of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 800MHz to 3,100MHz.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution

Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP. With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the Samsung 355V5C has a fairly high front camera resolution compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

At 4,400 milliamperes * hour, the Samsung 355V5C has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the 355V5C. The battery capacities of portable PCs of this type and age range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,700mAh.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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15 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the 355V5C have a front camera, however the Samsung 355V5C does not have a front camera.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Small Processor Cache

The processor caches of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the 355V5C range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.9MB. The Samsung 355V5C has one of the smaller processor caches (only 1 megabyte) amongst comparable spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed

The slowest DVD+R double layer read speed of comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago is 4x and the fastest is 8x. At only 4 CD-speeds, the Samsung 355V5C has a fairly slow DVD+R double layer read speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the 355V5C.

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Quite Slow DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed

Comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 355V5C have DVD-R double layer read speeds of between 4x and 8x. With a DVD-R double layer read speed of only 4 CD-speeds, the Samsung 355V5C's DVD-R double layer read speed is one of the slowest amongst notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the 355V5C.

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Quite Slow DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed

The average DVD-R double layer write speed of laptops of a similar age and type to the 355V5C is 5.9x, and the DVD-R double layer write speeds range from 4x to 6x. The Samsung 355V5C has one of the slowest DVD-R double layer write speeds (only 4 CD-speeds) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed

The DVD+R double layer write speeds of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 4x to 8x. With a DVD+R double layer write speed of only 4 CD-speeds, the Samsung 355V5C's DVD+R double layer write speed is one of the slowest amongst laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Heavy

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Samsung 355V5C is one of the heavier laptops of a comparable type and age to the 355V5C amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The weights of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the 355V5C range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg.

Alternative laptops with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Acer TravelMate TMP253-M[plb_1453625_price] (2.5kg).

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Quite Slow DVD-RW Read Speed

The Samsung 355V5C has a fairly slow DVD-RW read speed (only 6 CD-speeds) compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. The average DVD-RW read speed of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 355V5C is 7.8x, and the DVD-RW read speeds range from 6x to 8x.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Like most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago, the Samsung 355V5C does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Samsung 355V5C has a L2 processor cache which is better than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have a L3 processor cache.

This notebook PC's processor cache level (L2) is in fact the worst processor cache level amongst all laptops of a similar type and age to the 355V5C.

Amongst comparable types of notebook PC the best processor cache level is L3.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Thick

At 33 millimeters, the Samsung 355V5C is quite thick compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the 355V5C. Laptops of this type and age have heights of between 2.4mm and 300mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Samsung 355V5C

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when Samsung released the 355V5C.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Samsung 355V5C has a fairly average screen size compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the 355V5C.

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AMD a Processor Family

The Samsung 355V5C has a better processor family than most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. This Samsung laptop has an AMD A processor family, whereas most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to it have an AMD E processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Samsung 355V5C has a relatively average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

If you want a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the Toshiba Tecra Z50[plb_2232382_price] (512GB), or the DELL XPS 13[plb_2556381_price] (512GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Samsung 355V5C has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the 355V5C.

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Specification

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Colour
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
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Memory
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Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Response Rise/fall
Display Brightness
LED Backlight
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
DVD-RAM Write Speed
DVD-RAM Read Speed
DVD+RW Write Speed
DVD+RW Read Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD+R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD+R Write Speed
DVD+R Read Speed
DVD-RW Write Speed
DVD-RW Read Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Write Speed
DVD-R Double Layer Read Speed
DVD-R Write Speed
DVD-R Read Speed
CD Write Speed
CD Read Speed
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker Power
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Networking
Cabling
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Power
Security
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AC Adapter Included
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Certificates
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Infrared Data Port

Expert Reviews

(14)
25 January 2013

Without excelling in any particular area, the Samsung NP355V5C does have enough power to handle a relatively wide range of tasks (productivity, games, reasonably demanding programmes). It has good...

3 October 2012

Though the Samsung Series 3 seems attractive on paper for its price, a closer look doesn't bear this out. Disappointing performance scores and battery life, along with a few missing specs, take...

3 October 2012

Get more The latest computing news and features from TechRadar When we first got our hands on the Samsung Series 3, we thought it had multimedia machine written all over it, thanks to its optical...

25 September 2012

Samsung proves mobile gaming is possible on a budget, even if desktop performance isn?t quite so impressive...

11 January 2013

S'il n'excelle dans aucun domaine en particulier, le Samsung NP355V5 est suffisamment puissant pour pratiquer un grand nombre d'activités (jeux, application plus ou moins lourdes). Il dispose...

15 November 2012

Ce Samsung Série 3 tient ses promesses. A la hauteur, l'équipement convient à tous les usages du quotidien. Il est même possible de trouver le PC à moins de 600 euros sur certains sites...

30 November 2012

De Samsung Series 3 is een goede laptop voor all-round privegebruik, maar biedt ook zakelijke gebruikers genoeg mogelijkheden. Het is qua uiterlijk je smaak of niet, maar de specificaties van het...

28 June 2012

De tijd van de zware en logge laptop lijkt voorbij. Ultrabooks zijn hip en elke gerenommeerde laptopfabrikant heeft ondertussen zijn eigen versie uitgebracht. De 5 series van Samsung heeft niet de... Read more…

14 January 2013

Samsung 355V5CSamsung 355V5C w wersji niebieskiej to zwracaj?cy na siebie uwag? laptop o ciekawych podzespo?ach. Procesor AMD jest raczej s?aby, ale zastosowane rozwi?zanie graficzne pozwala na...

26 March 2013

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+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 355v5c, np355v5, np355v5c, samsung 355v5, samsung 355v5c, samsung np355v5cs01, samsung np355v5cs01u, samsung np355v5cs01us
Barcodes 00886389031589, 00887276009575, 08806085233270, 08806085233287, 08806085235540

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