We recently received a review unit from Samsung of their Chromebook Series 5 and decided to test to see if the claim that it takes less than a minute to set up is true. Count down the seconds with Jason Cross.

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At a Glance
  • The Series 5 is attractive and well built for its price, but Chrome OS offers such limited functionality that it's hard to recommend.

    Pros

    • Good keyboard and clickpad
    • Fast boot and resume

    Cons

    • Poor performance
    • Severly limited utility
  
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