The Samsung Q Series NP-Q430-JU01US Notebook
This Samsung PC has a black aluminum surface, and a 14" High Definition (720p) LED-backlit display.
The performance is quite impressive, with an Intel i5-460M processor with turbo boost and 4GB of memory. The internal webcam makes video chats a cinch, and the 500GB hard drive provides enough space for movies, music and photos.
Things that are good about this laptop:
- Really cool design,
- Comfortable keyboard,
- Good performance,
- Reasonable graphic card,
- Reasonable price
- Light weight
- Does not get too hot when in use
Things that are not so good about this laptop:
- Lack of bluetooth,
- Sound quality could be better,
- Lack of hoktkeys
For those that care - Specifications
- 2.53 GHz Intel Core i5-460M dual-core processor for smart performance with a speed boost (2.8 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology; 3 MB L3 cache). Intel's Turbo Boost technology maximizes speed for demanding applications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload--providing more performance when you need it the most. It also comes equipped with Intel HD Graphics--an advanced video engine that delivers smooth, high-quality HD video playback, and advanced 3D capabilities, providing an ideal graphics solution for everyday computing.
- 4 GB of installed DDR3 RAM (expandable to 8 GB).
- NVIDIA® Optimus™ technology optimizes the PC, providing all the graphics performance you might need.
- Low-light Webcam makes videoconferencing possible almost anywhere.
- DVD Dual Layer Burner
- Wireless Connectivity (802.11b/g/n) provides freedom to roam while staying connected
- 3 total USB ports with 1 eSATA/USB combo port enables you to connect to compatible external hard drives for lightning fast transfers of large multimedia files.
- HDMI high-definition audio/video output allows a single cable to transmit uncompressed high-definition video to a compatible digital TV or external monitor.
- VGA video output (analog, RGB)
- Up to 4.5 hours of battery life (6-cell battery; 48 Wh)
- Dimensions & Weight: 13.5 x 9.4 x 1.04~1.26 inches (WxDxH); 5.0 pounds