Samsung Q430-JS02UK review

A highly usable and portable laptop with commendable performance

By  from What Laptop Issue 146
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
320 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
NVIDIA
Graphics Controller Model
GeForce 310M
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
Q
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i3-350M
Colour
Metallic Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Samsung
Processor Speed
2.26 GHz
Processor Type
Core i3
Screen Size
35.6 cm (14")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
3 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.13 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
HM55 Express
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 512 MB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 3.0
Ethernet Technology
Fast Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
32.9 mm
Width
343 mm
Depth
238 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
Q
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
Q430
Product Name
Q430 Notebook PC
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
NP-Q430-JS02UK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information
The Mobile Optimum. By combining sensual slim-line design with innovative multimedia and communications technology, these notebooks set a new standard in mobile performance. Their ultra-portable designs are ideal for style-conscious students or power hungry business users who need to keep in touch on the move.
Maximum Memory
4 GB
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • Q430 Notebook PC
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
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