Notebook PCs produced by Samsung generally have good ratings compared to other brands.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of a similar spec and age to the NP350V5C is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz. At 650 megahertz, the Samsung NP350V5C has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Samsung NP350V5C supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This laptop's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
Across comparable types of laptop the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Quite Big Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Samsung NP350V5C has a fairly big screen size compared to most of the other portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago. The screen sizes of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 10" to 18".
16.78 Million Colours Supported Number of Colours Display
This notebook PC has a 16.78 million colours supported number of colours display, which is the most frequently found supported number of colours display on comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
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Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The NP350V5C has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
At 750 gigabytes, the NP350V5C has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec. The total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on portable PCs of this spec and age.
Quite Big Megapixel Count
The NP350V5C has a quite big megapixel count (1.3 megapixels) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the NP350V5C. The megapixels counts of similar spec portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the NP350V5C range from 0.3MP to 2MP.
Fairly High Front Camera Resolution
The lowest front camera resolution of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the NP350V5C is 0.3MP and the highest is 1,300MP. With a front camera resolution of 1.3 megapixels, the Samsung NP350V5C has a quite high front camera resolution compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the NP350V5C.
1.4 HDMI Version
This portable PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
AC Cable Included
This laptop has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included on portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most commonly found discrete graphics memory type on medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At only 1,000 megahertz, the Samsung NP350V5C has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been around for a similar time to the NP350V5C. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of portable PCs that came out around the same time as the NP350V5C range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.
Does Not Have a Front Camera
The NP350V5C does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the NP350V5C.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that were released 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 the storage medium of this medium processor core notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.
The NP350V5C is quite heavy (2.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the NP350V5C. The lightest laptop of this age and type is 300g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.2kg.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age, the NP350V5C does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.
With a height of 33 millimeters, the NP350V5C is one of the thicker medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the NP350V5C the heights range from 2.4mm to 300mm, and the average height is 27mm.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when Samsung released the NP350V5C.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.4 gigahertz, the Samsung NP350V5C has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the NP350V5C.
If this notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to look at the HP ProBook 650 G1[plb_2059085_price] (2.5GHz).
Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The NP350V5C has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.
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Average Internal Memory
The Samsung NP350V5C has a relatively typical internal memory (6 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the NP350V5C.
Average Battery Life
At 6.4 hours, the NP350V5C has a relatively typical battery life compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.
Notebook PCs with a longer battery life that might also be worth looking at include the Toshiba Tecra A50[plb_1623992_price] (6.5h).
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
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
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 2, 1 x 4, 1 x 2 + 1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, SD, SDXC
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Number of Colours
Supported Number of Colours Display
16.78 million colours
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
AMD Radeon HD 7670M
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)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
Front Camera Resolution
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), Lithium
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
0 - 4570
0 - 3050
Storage Relative Humidity Range
10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-15 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35
Energy Star Certified
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video