Low budget laptop with basic features
Display and Outfit
The Samsung Series 3 NP300E5C-A05IN dons a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The Anti Reflective, ELS panel makes sure that you can enjoy crystal clear visibility under bright light. It is wrapped in a nice outfit carrying a combination of silver and black colours. But it has a thickness of 34.9mm which makes it look chunky.
Configuration and OS
For driving its processes, the Samsung Series 3 NP300E5C-A05IN is equipped with a 1.6GHz Intel Celeron dual-core B815 processor sitting on HM70 Express chipset. It works in tandem with a 2GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1,333MHz and expandable through the two unused DIMM slots. The integrated Intel HD graphics unit is capable of handling simple games and videos well. It ships with 64 bit Windows 7 Home Basic OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The laptop has been spotted with a webcam positioned above the display and dons an inbuilt microphone. It features a 320GB Serial-ATA hard disk which will cause problems in the long run. You can also store files on disks and retrieve them when required thanks to a SuperMulti DVD drive with dual layer support. It has dual stereo speakers of 1.5W each and SoundAlive software to provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Samsung Series 3 NP300E5C-A05IN keeps the show running for a fair period of time with a 6 cell Li-ion battery. Connectivity wise, it supports Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, HDMI out, digital media reader, three USB 2.0 ports and VGA port.
The Samsung Series 3 NP300E5C-A05IN is an entry level laptop with outdated features in most of the departments. The combination of Anti Glare ELS display and powerful speakers make it a nice multimedia package.