Samsung and BestBuy has released new ultra thin and light 15.6 inch laptop at a competitive price, dubbed as Samsung NP510R5E-A01UB. Like other laptop on it series, the NP510R5E-A01UB laptop comes with a sturdy aluminum body in bare metal and based on the third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge as the heart. Measures just 0.9 inch thin and weighing only at 4.6 lbs, this laptop is one of the better option for users that need a portable machine which has a good performance and has price tag under $600.
Similar to Toshiba Satellite P855-S5102 laptop, this Samsung budget friendly laptop also comes with a 2.6GHZ Intel Core i5-3230M dual core processor, integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator and runs on Microsoft Windows 8 64 bit operating system. It also paired with a 6GB of DDR3 SDRAM (little lower than Toshiba’s model) and supports Intel Turbo Boost technology to accelerate dynamically processor speed up to 3.2GHZ, provides smart, fast and efficient multitasking performance.
It is sporting 15.6 inch High Definition LED display with Intel Wireless Display to connect into external monitor. The display support a native resolution of 1366 x 768 pixel, offers clear, bright and brilliant images and video. Besides Intel WiDi, the NP510R5E-A01UB also has a HDMI port with full 1080p high-definition video support, as well as built in HD web camera that integrated digital microphone and stereo speakers for face-to-face connections with your family and friends across town.
Samsung NP510R5E-A01UB laptop also has a wide range of I/O ports and connectivity, includes an audio jack, a pair of USB 2.0 port, single USB 3.0 port, 3-in-1 media reader (SD, SDHC and SDXC support), Gigabit Ethernet LAN with R connector, Bluetooth 4.0 and Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 802.11a/b/g/n wireless LAN offers a reliable connection to your wireless network.
Dimension of the laptop is 9.8 x 15.6 x 0.9 inches and bundled with a 3-cell lithium-ion battery. Priced around at $599.99 with a 750GB of SATA Disk Drive which has spinning speed of 5400 rpm, Samsung NP510R5E-A01UB laptop has many strengths that make this machine is one of better option for a portable office notebook. Have more budget and looking for portable laptop with multi touch capabilities? Check Toshiba Satellite P845T-S4102 laptop with 14 inch touch screen display and Intel Core i5-3337U processor.