The Samsung Ativ NP270E4E-K01US laptop has a good battery backup - you can hang around the system for long hours. Performance wise, it has strong processor along with ample amount of RAM which outputs quality performance in the system. However, the price falls on the higher side as it misses out quality elements such as a dedicated GPU and a Full HD display in this budget.
Display and Configuration
The Samsung Ativ NP270E4E-K01US laptop flaunts a 14-inch HD LED-backlit display having a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The system is driven by a 2.5GHz Intel Core i3-3120M processor, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and an integrated Intel HD 4400 graphics engine. The user can increase the RAM capacity up to 8GB for better performance. The laptop boots on Windows 8 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Body Looks, Input Devices and Sound
The laptop comes in a metal ash black coloured body which looks shiny and glossy. It measures 339.09 x 234.44 x 25.1mm and weighs 2Kg. The input devices present in the Samsung Ativ NP270E4E-K01US are - a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support, a standard notebook keyboard and a DVD writer. The stereo speakers with Soundalive technology deliver good quality audio wave.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as a stamina provider is a 6 cell Li-ion battery which claims to render a backup for around 5 hours. On the connectivity front, the Samsung Ativ NP270E4E-K01US supports a Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, three USB 3.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Camera and Storage
A 720p HD webcam is armed above the bezel which comes in handy for video calling and recording needs. It captures good quality videos. As far as the storage is concerned, the Samsung Ativ NP270E4E-K01US houses a 500GB SATA hard disk which performs task at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute.