Impressive laptop within budget
Display and Build
The Samsung NP355V5C-S04IN features a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Anti Glare display which has a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels and provides clear viewing under bright light. It is wrapped in a blue coloured outfit which looks quite chunky with a thickness of 33mm and a weight of 2.33kg.
Configuration and OS
On the inside, the laptop is equipped with a 1.9GHz AMD quad-core 4500M processor based on AMD A70M chipset. It is aided by a 6GB DDR3 RAM which is capable of managing numerous powerful applications smoothly. It can be expandable up to 8GB via two SODIMM slots. For better management of rich videos and games, it dons a 1GB AMD Radeon HD 7640G graphics unit. It sails on 64 bit Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Samsung NP355V5C-S04IN provides impressive video calling experience with a 1.3MP webcam. The 750GB SATA hard disk offers more than sufficient space for storing numerous files of all kinds. It is armed with a SuperMulti DVD drive so that you can easily transfer data through disks. The stereo speakers powered by SoundAlive software provide crisp audio while watching movies.
Battery and Connectivity
The Samsung NP355V5C-S04IN claims to provide up to 4.5 hours of uninterrupted service with a 6 cell Li-ion battery. The networking and connectivity features loaded in the device include Gigabit Ethernet, one USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 slots, HDMI out, VGA port, digital media reader, Bluetooth v4.0 and WLAN.
The Samsung NP355V5C-S04IN is made for people who aren't willing to spend much but want a laptop with standard features. The 6GB RAM allows you to execute multitasking smoothly while the 1GB graphics card is good for simple gaming. It also impresses with features like 1.3MP webcam, 750GB hard disk and sound battery backup.