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Samsung RC710 review

A great home option for getting online as well as enjoying your media

By  from What Laptop Issue 151
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
640 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
NVIDIA, Intel
Graphics Controller Model
GeForce GT 330M, HD Graphics
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
Blu-ray Reader/DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Dedicated, Shared
Finger Print Reader
No
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
RC
Operating System Architecture
64-bit
Processor Model
i5-480M
Colour
Black
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Samsung
Processor Speed
2.66 GHz
Processor Type
Core i5
Screen Size
43.9 cm (17.3")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1600 x 900
Standard Memory
6 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.94 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
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 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 3.0
Ethernet Technology
Gigabit Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
4
Memory Standard
DDR3-1066/PC3-8500
Height
35.6 mm
Width
419.8 mm
Depth
276.1 mm
Screen Mode
WSXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
RC
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
RC710
Product Name
RC710 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
NP-RC710-S02UK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

The Samsung RC710 transforms your world with its outstanding visual performance. An ultra bright 17.3" HD+ LED display produces the sharpest images and boldest, true to life colors, with an outstanding 280nit brightness. And a built-in 1.3M (HD) webcam means that you can record and play high resolution, widescreen video clips. Its sleek and rugged metallic matt chassis is accentuated by a stylish Island keyboard that not only looks great, but also makes typing much more comfortable and error-free. Plus you can choose to have the latest high performance Intel CoreTM i5/i3 Processor, as well as genuine Windows 7 Home and a NVIDIA Optimus graphics card, which dynamically allocate power where it's needed most for outstanding family entertainment. So with the RC710 it's easy to get things done fast.

Maximum Memory
8 GB
Package Contents
  • RC710 Notebook
  • Standard Battery
  • AC Adapter
Limited Warranty
1 Year

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