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Samsung 700T1A-A03US

Specifications

Samsung 700T1A-A03USNotebook: Samsung 700T1A-A03US (Series 7 Slate Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2467M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 3000
Display: 11.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: no
Weight: 0.9kg
Price: 1300 euro
Average Score: 78.75% - good
Average of 8 scores (from 11 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: 60% mobility: - %, workmanship: 60%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Samsung 700T1A-A03US

80% Samsung Series 7 Slate review
Source: PC Advisor English
The Samsung Series 7 Slate is a sleek and powerful piece of hardware that will serve you well if you can bear its relatively high cost, and you can't wait for the wave of Windows 8 tablets due to arrive later this year. If you need to run Windows programs without compromise, this is the tablet for you. If you need a Wacom digitizer, this is the thinnest and lightest package you can get it in. Just keep in mind that to get that power, you must put up with some fan noise and heat--and a high sticker price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/11/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Samsung Series 7 Slate
Source: PC World English
The Samsung Series 7 Slate is a sleek and powerful piece of hardware that will serve you well if you can bear its relatively high cost, and you can't wait for the wave of Windows 8 tablets due to arrive later this year. If you need to run Windows programs without compromise, this is the tablet for you. If you need a Wacom digitizer, this is the thinnest and lightest package you can get it in. Just keep in mind that to get that power, you must put up with some fan noise and heat--and a high sticker price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/09/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Samsung Slate PC Series 7 Review
Source: T Break English
Priced at AED 4999, the Samsung Slate PC Series 7 is certainly not cheap and more than twice of what you could get an iPad or an Android based tablet for. But then again, the Slate is a full blown PC and not a cut-down version of an OS. However, the OS is not the most tablet-friendly OS that exists which is the real dilemma here. Samsung has done a pretty good job with the hardware but until Windows 8 comes out, you’re better off with an Ultrabook that has a keyboard and Mouse attached with it making it much more Windows friendly. Those willing to be a bit daring can certainly try out Windows 8 Consumer Preview which increased the usability of the Slate tremendously but brings itself the issues that any beta would.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/18/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Samsung Series 7 Slate 700T review
Source: Pocket Lint English
This is one of the nicest Windows touch machines we've seen, and it's ideal for anyone who needs a tablet PC for entertainment or work and is prepared to pay for it. It's light, fast, easy to use, and with a sensitive touch screen - and it's a full desktop class PC wrapped up in a tablet shell. It's no wonder Microsoft choose this as the basis of its Windows 8 demonstration hardware, as it's ideal for both today's and the next generation of Windows - with support for all of Windows 8's key hardware specifications.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 02/24/2012
Rating: Total score: 80%
Samsung Series 7 Slate PC review
Source: Liliputing English
It’s likely that more tablet computers have hit the streets in the past two years than in the previous decade. But tablets have been around for years — they just didn’t always look like the iPad.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/16/2011
80% Samsung Series 7 Slate (700T1A)
Source: PC Mag English
The Samsung Series 7 Slate fills the nebulous gap between small under-powered Windows tablets and the fully-featured convertible tablet PCs that were popular in years past. When packaged with Samsung's superb dock and keyboard bundle, the Series 7 Slate provides an effective Windows system with the freedom and convenience of the newest breed of tablets. And unlike convertible PCs, like the Editors' Choice Lenovo ThinkPad X220, the Series 7 Slate does it all while being lighter and slimmer. If you need the productivity of a Windows laptop and the ease and convenience of a grab-and-go tablet, the Samsung Series 7 Slate PC may be exactly what you're looking for.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/08/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%
100% Samsung Series 7 Slate
Source: Mobile Tech Review English
The Samsung Series 7 Slate is definitely one of the best slate form factor Windows 7 tablets to hit the market. It packs plenty of power thanks to the Intel Core i5 CPU and Intel HD Graphics 3000 that trounce Atom-based tablets from HP and Fujitsu. The display is pleasing despite the extreme gloss, and colors are better than life (which might not be a plus for graphic artists). The touch experience is the best we've experienced from a Windows 7 tablet, and we weren't stymied when accessing menus and smaller control elements like the "x" close box at the upper corner of windows. Samsung's launcher makes the tablet friendly for those who are used to iOS and Android tablets. The Series 7 Slate should be Windows 8 ready since Microsoft supplied this tablet to Windows 8 developers a few months back. If you need a Windows tablet, we can easily recommend the Samsung Series 7 Slate. Just watch out for the display lifting issue in early production runs.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/08/2011
Rating: Total score: 100%
60% Samsung Series 7 Slate PC (XE700T1a-A03US) Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Android and iOS tablets get most of the attention these days, but there's still a market for Windows-based slates. The $1,349 Samsung Series 7 Slate PC is certainly worth a look for business users. Its Core i5 processor has more than enough power to take care of your productivity needs, and Samsung's touch-friendly interface and responsive capacitive screen making using Windows 7 less of a pain than other Windows tablets we've tested. We also like that Samsung includes a keyboard, dock, and digital pen at this price. However, this costly slate has a large and heavy design, the fan is noisy, and lag still creeps in here and there (such as when rotating the display and opening touch apps). Most users will want to wait for the debut of Windows 8, which was designed for tablets. In the meantime, the Series 7 Slate PC is a good, but not great, choice for mobile professionals.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/28/2011
Rating: Total score: 60%

Foreign Reviews

Fensterbrett
Source: c't - 8/12 German
Windows 7 is not appropriate.
Single Review, , Very Short, Date: 04/01/2012
Samsung presenta sus nuevos ultrabooks y tablets con Windows 8
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/17/2012
70% Análise: Samsung Slate Series 7
Source: Wintech Portuegese PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/07/2013
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 80% display: 60% workmanship: 60%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 3000: Integrated graphics card in the Intel Sandy Bridge processors (Core ix-2xxx). The HD 3000 is the faster (internally GT2 called) version with 12 Execution Units (EUs).

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


2467M: Power saving ULV processor clocked at 1.6-2.3 GHz due to Turbo boost. Offers an integrated HD 3000 clocked at slow 350 / 1150 MHz and a DDR3-1333 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


11.6":

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.9 kg:

Mainly, bigger-sized tablets and convertibles weigh as much.


Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

Samsung reviews


78.75%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-12- 9 (Update: 2012-05-26)