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Samsung X520 review

Decent performance and comfort, but its not the most portable CULV laptop

By  from What Laptop Issue 132
Product Type
Notebook
Hard Drive Capacity
500 GB
Processor Manufacturer
Intel
Graphics Controller Manufacturer
Intel
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
DVD-Writer
Graphics Memory Accessibility
Shared
Solid State Drive Capacity
No
HDMI
Yes
Webcam
Yes
Backlight Technology
LED
Product Family
X
Processor Model
SU7300
Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium
Brand Name
Samsung
Processor Speed
1.30 GHz
Processor Type
Core 2 Duo
Screen Size
39.6 cm (15.6")
Number of Cells
6-cell
Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
Standard Memory
4 GB
Weight (Approximate)
2.09 kg
Cache
3 MB
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
64-bit Processing
Yes
Chipset Manufacturer
Intel
Chipset Model
GS45 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
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 2.1
Ethernet Technology
Fast Ethernet
Total Number of USB Ports
3
Height
32.4 mm
Width
381.9 mm
Depth
256 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Memory Technology
DDR3 SDRAM
Product Series
X
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
X520
Product Name
X520 Notebook
Pointing Device Type
TouchPad
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
NP-X520-JB01UK
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

X520 Notebook delivers an energy-defying battery life that gives you the freedom to check email and edit photos anywhere, even from takeoff to touchdown on a long transatlantic flight. And its tough, ergonomic design lets you leave your worries at home and tackle the road at your pace. Finally, a notebook that makes your life as productive as possible no matter where you go.

Package Contents
  • X520 Notebook
  • Standard Battery
  • AC Adapter
Bus Speed
800 MHz

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