Pros

  • Good speakers for an ultrabook
  • Good GPU performance

Cons

  • Mediocre battery life
  • Unimpressive overall performance

At A Glance

AMD-powered ultraportable laptop is as thin and light as an Ultrabook, but can't match the performance of its Intel-based rivals.

Manufacturer’s Description

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The Specs

Pricing
Part Number NP535U3C-A01US
Battery Information
Battery Chemistry Lithium Polymer (Li-Polymer)
Battery Capacity 6100 mAh
Interfaces/Ports
HDMI Yes
Total Number of USB Ports 3
Number of USB 2.0 Ports 2
Number of USB 3.0 Ports 1
VGA No
Audio Line Out Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 13.30 "
Display Screen Type Active Matrix TFT Color LCD
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Mode HD
Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Backlight Technology LED
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Graphics Controller Manufacturer AMD
Graphics Controller Model Radeon HD 7500G
Graphics Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Graphics Memory Accessibility Shared
Storage
Storage Size 500 GB
Hard Drive RPM 5400
Optical Drive Type No
General Information
Manufacturer Samsung
UPC Code 036725736542
Manufacturer Part Number NP535U3C-A01US
Brand Name Samsung
Product Name Series 5 535 13.3" Notebook
Marketing Information

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Product Model NP535U3C
Product Type Notebook
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.samsungusa.com
Product Series 5
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Standard Memory 4 GB
Maximum Memory 8 GB
Memory Technology DDR3 SDRAM
Memory Standard DDR3-1333/PC3-10600
Memory Card Reader Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Series 5 535 13.3" Notebook
  • Lithium Polymer Battery
  • AC Adapter
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Ethernet Technology Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Standard Bluetooth 4.0
Physical Characteristics
Height 0.7"
Width 12.4"
Depth 8.6"
Weight (Approximate) 53.6 oz
Color Silver
Built-in Devices
Webcam Yes
Microphone Yes
Speakers Yes
Processor & Chipset
Processor Manufacturer AMD
Processor Type A-Series
Processor Model A6-4455M
Processor Speed 2.10 GHz
Processor Core Dual-core (2 Core)
Cache 2 MB
Software
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium
Operating System Architecture 64-bit
Input Devices
Pointing Device Type TouchPad
TouchPad Features Multi-touch Gesture

Performance

Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 62.0
Worldbench Version 7
Battery
Battery Life 5:02   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 31.4   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 950.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Web Performance 6.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Storage Performance
File Compression 952.6   seconds (lower is better)
Hard Drive File Operations 498.9   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 431.4   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 384.0   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 285.3   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Gaming Score 70.0
Crysis 2, High Quality, 1366x768 11.3   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, High Quality, 800x600 20.7   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 1366x768 13.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Crysis 2, Low Quality, 800x600 24.5   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 1366x768 19.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, High Quality, 800x600 24.6   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 1366x768 34.0   Frames per second (higher is better)
Dirt 3, Low Quality, 800x600 38.2   Frames per second (higher is better)
Power Usage
WorldBench Green Score 73.0
Working power usage 5.3   Watt hours
Idle power usage 10.6   Watts