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Samsung Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
We checked the reviews from owners and experts of hundreds of laptops to determine an average rating for each laptop manufacturer. On average notebook PCs made by Samsung have good ratings from experts and users.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the 540U3C, the Samsung 540U3C has a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Samsung 540U3C supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most ultrabooks that were launched more than two years ago. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops of a comparable type and age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all portable PCs that are a similar age to the 540U3C.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of notebook PC.
L3 Processor Cache
This laptop has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Samsung 540U3C has a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other laptops of this age and type do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Fairly High Speaker Power
Laptops that have been available for a similar time to the 540U3C have speaker power of between 1W and 4W, and the average speaker power is 1.7W. With an speaker power of 2 Watts, the Samsung 540U3C has a quite high speaker power compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
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802.11g WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Quite Big Megapixel Count
With a megapixel count of 1.3 megapixels, the Samsung 540U3C has a quite big megapixel count compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the 540U3C. The smallest megapixel count of ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the 540U3C is 0.3MP and the biggest is 1.3MP.
Fairly High Front Camera Resolution
With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the Samsung 540U3C has a fairly high front camera resolution compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for a comparable time to the 540U3C. The lowest front camera resolution of notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the 540U3C is 0.3MP, the highest is 2MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1.1MP.
Quite Big Battery Capacity
The battery capacities of ultrabooks that have been available for more than two years range from 23Wh to 70Wh, and the average battery capacity is 46Wh. With a battery capacity of 52 watt-hours, the Samsung 540U3C has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.
The narrowest ultrabook that has been on the market for more than two years is 280mm wide and the widest is 390mm. The Samsung 540U3C is one of the narrower portable PCs of this age and type (only 315.1 millimeters) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
The Samsung 540U3C is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for more than two years have between one and three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Samsung 540U3C does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the 540U3C also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as it.
Only Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Samsung 540U3C has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than most comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years. Most ultrabooks that came out around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The worst processor family of all portable PCs of a similar age and type to the 540U3C is Intel Core i3-2xxx and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.
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Only One USB 3.0 Port
The Samsung 540U3C is a one USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec have between one and three USB 3.0 ports.
7 Other reasons to consider the Samsung 540U3C
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when Samsung released the 540U3C.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The Samsung 540U3C has a fairly typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the 540U3C.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Samsung 540U3C has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the 540U3C.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 1.8 gigahertz, the Samsung 540U3C has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the 540U3C.
With a weight of 1.7 kilograms, the Samsung 540U3C has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
Average Screen Size
The Samsung 540U3C has a relatively typical screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
HDD Storage Medium
The Samsung 540U3C has a better storage medium than most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. 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.
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76, Intel HM76 Express
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
133, 1333, 333, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L, DDR3L-SDRAM
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x1, 1x16, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
1 x 2
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache Memory
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Capacity
Hybrid Hard Drive (H-HDD) Cache
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 400, Intel HD Graphics 4000
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
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