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Samsung R540 review

A decent all-round laptop for performing basic tasks at a bargain price

By  from What Laptop Issue 150
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Model
HD Graphics
Bluetooth
No
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
R
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
P6100
Colour
Silver
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Samsung
Processor Speed
2 GHz
Processor Type
Pentium
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
3 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.40 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
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology
Fast Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Height
38.3 mm
Width
379.6 mm
Depth
255.5 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
R
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
R540
Product Name
R540 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
NP-R540-JA0BUK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

If you want to live life to the full and savor every detail then the innovative and family-friendly Samsung R540 notebook offers all the high-end style and multimedia entertainment you need, but without the high-end price tag. As well as simplifying everyday tasks with Geniune Windows 7 Home Premium its ultra sharp 15.6" screen features a proper 16:9 aspect ratio, so you can enjoy the very latest high definition (HD) movies and games with incredible visual intensity and fidelity. Its expertly crafted, with a robust chassis, Silver Hairline lid design in a sophisticated Silver hue, with a complimentary Silver interior. So you can get even more out of life - and look great anywhere you go.

Package Contents
  • R540 Notebook
  • Standard Battery
  • AC Adapter

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