If you want a pick a fight in the laptop industry be prepared for battle. With the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US you are going to need everything you have and more. This a very well put together machine and the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus is one the should come as being one of the finest high quality machine out there.
The ATIV Book Plus comes with a wonderful touchscreen display that brings 3200 x 1800 pixel resolution to the table with the 4th Generation Intel Core i5-4200 processor under the hood. The baby comes ready to roll and is constructed of pure aluminum and the Windows 8.1 OS.
This is not your laptop for you kids to play around with. The ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US from Samsung offers more than what the average user is ever going to need or use. With the Intel Core processor with 1.60GHz speed with up to 2.60GHz with Turbo Boost you are talking about being able to handle everything from hard work usage to almost every kind of entertainment.
While the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US isn’t the most powerful workstation on the market is deserves to be in the conversation with the likes of the HP Zbook 15 Mobile Workstation. However this machine wasn’t only built with just performance in mind. Instead carefully thought and planning went into developing a notebook that could provide power and performance and yet still lean, mean and one sexy looking machine. The ATIV Book 9 accomplished what Samsung sat out to do.
When you are peering into the display on the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus you will have the feel as if you are viewing things from something that is out of this world. Most people will simply not be use to the look and feel that this display brings. The 350nit SuperBright Technology makes going from your normal display to the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US will make you feel like you have been missing something for a long time however for normal every day use it can be a little too bright. The plus is the brightness can be adjusted directly from your keyboard as you would do the volume and backlighting for the keyboard.
For ports on the ATIV Book 9 Plus it comes complete with 2 USB 3.0 full sized ports, micro-HDMI, VGA, headphone/microphone combo port, multi-card slot for SD, SDHC and SDXC cards. This mean machine is lean and light coming in at just 3.06 pounds and 054 inches thick. The ATIV Book 9 Plus is constructed with a full metal jacket and can fold back 180 degrees.
When if comes to performance the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US is a beast in its own rights. If you are looking for a battle this is a contender with other notebooks that have the Intel i5 processor. And while other machines that are just as or more powerful are bigger and bulkier this one has the looks and is really thin. This again was not a machine that was soley built with power in mind. Careful thought was put into making the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus perform while looking clean and sleek.
The battery for the Samsung is the rechargeable 7300mAh integrated batter the allows for up to 8 hours of life from one charge. This is 8 hours of clean strong battery life from actually using the computer to work and not making any adjustments to the brightness or closing the lid.
In short the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus NP940X3G-K01US sports one of the finest processor Intel has to offer as well as the best hardware Samsung could bring to the table unless you want to talk about the Intel i7 version of this laptop that is just a little bit more expensive. In our opinion this easily ranks as one of the better laptops out there and you can own one for about $1,399.99. If you are looking for a more powerful laptop be sure to check out the HP ZBook 15. This is clearly one of the best laptops out there as well and offers a little better performance then the ATIV Book 9.