Samsung R720 Blu-ray review

Blu-ray support and a great price make this a fantastic home media centre

By  from What Laptop Issue 134
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
ATI
Graphics Controller Model
Mobility Radeon HD 4650
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Reader/DVD-Writer
Solid State Drive Capacity
No
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
eSATA/USB Combo
Yes
Product Family
R
Processor Model
T7350
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Samsung
Processor Speed
2 GHz
Processor Type
Core 2 Duo
Screen Size
43.9 cm (17.3")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1600 x 900
Standard Memory
4 GB
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
GM45 Express
Number of Total Memory Slots
2
Optical Media Supported
BD-ROM/DVD-RAM/±R/±RW
Dual-Layer Media Supported
Yes
Graphics Memory Capacity
Up to 1 GB
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Display Screen Technology
SuperBright Gloss
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Memory Standard
DDR2-800/PC2-6400
Height
39.6 mm
Width
411.4 mm
Depth
272.8 mm
Screen Mode
WSXGA
Memory Technology
DDR2 SDRAM
Product Series
R
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
R720
Product Name
R720 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
NP-R720-PS02UK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

The stunning designed R720 Notebook is complimented with a range of high performance features, great for on the move or as a desktop replacement. Its ultra sharp 17.3" LED screen has a pure 16:9 aspect ratio, which is optimised for watching HD movies or playing games, with no black bars in widescreen.

Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Package Contents
  • R720 Notebook
  • Lithium Ion Battery
  • AC Adapter
Bus Speed
1066 MHz
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