Samsung 730U3E-S04DE


Samsung 730U3E-S04DENotebook: Samsung 730U3E-S04DE (Series 7 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 3337U
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 8570M 1024 MB
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: no
Weight: 1.46kg
Price: 1349 euro
Average Score: 84.83% - good
Average of 6 scores (from 6 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: 84%, features: 82%, display: 89% mobility: 87%, workmanship: 96%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 88%

Reviews for the Samsung 730U3E-S04DE

89% Review Samsung Series 7 Ultra 730U3E-S04DE Ultrabook | Notebookcheck
Workhorse. The 730U3E ultrabook is a new member of Samsung's Series 7 Ultra family. A first-rate metal casing, swift hardware, a matte Full HD IPS screen and agreeable input devices are its initial key specs. We tested the model featuring 256 GB flash memory for 1349 Euros (~$1761, RRP).
83% Samsung Series 7 Ultra review
Source: PC Pro English
The Samsung is a little pricier than several of its nearest competitors, not to mention a fair bit heavier, but this classy Ultrabook has the goods it where it counts. With a stunning touchscreen, best-in-class graphics performance and a long-lasting battery, it’s easy to forgive the Series 7 Ultra’s minor flaws. Those after the lightest possible Ultrabook would do well to consider Sony’s featherweight VAIO Pro 13 instead, but if you can live with a few extra grams in your bag, the Series 7 Ultra is a delight.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/26/2013
Rating: Total score: 83% price: 83% performance: 83% features: 100% workmanship: 100%
75% Nice, but you may want to wait for the update
Source: CNet English
The Samsung Series 7 is a really nice ultrabook, and a few months ago it would have been easy to recommend. That was back before Intel announced its fourth-generation Core i-series processors. The shiny Samsung Series 7 Ultra has a long battery life and nice design, but its now older processor gives us pause.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/13/2013
Rating: Total score: 75% performance: 70% mobility: 80%

Foreign Reviews

88% Das Überdurchschnittliche
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/02/2013
Rating: Total score: 88% performance: 87% features: 73% display: 93% mobility: 85% workmanship: 100% ergonomy: 80%
89% Schneller Silberling
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/10/2013
Rating: Total score: 89% price: 88% performance: 99% features: 100% display: 83% mobility: 90% ergonomy: 75%
85% Samsung Serie 7 Ultra 730U3E im Ultrabook Test
Source: Ultrabook King German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/08/2013
Rating: Total score: 85% price: 70% performance: 80% features: 70% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90%
Samsung 730U3E – test ultrabooka z Radeonem HD 8570M GDDR3
Source: PC Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Robust design; good quality materials; very good Full HD screen and microphone; decent speakers; backlit keyboard; very quiet cooling system; long battery life; light weight. Negative: fold the flap covering the bottom; webcam; problems with disconnection of power supply.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/25/2013


AMD Radeon HD 8570M:

Lower-end graphics card based on the GCN Mars architecture. The GPU is similar to the Radeon HD 8590M, but with slower DDR3 VRAM and a 64-Bit memory interface.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

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

3337U: Ivy-Bridge-based ULV-CPU in Q1 2013. Offers a core clock of 1.8 - 2.7 GHz and an HD 4000 GPU (350 - 1100 MHz). The TDP is rated at 17 W.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.46 kg: This sub-notebook weighs less than the average of all notebooks and represents a medium class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 11 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

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.

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84.83%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

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

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Samsung 730U3E-S02PL
Core i7 3537U, 1.5 kg
» Samsung 740U3E-S04UK
Core i5 3337U, 1.5 kg
» Samsung ATIV 730U3E-S06DE
Core i5 3337U, 1.5 kg
» Samsung Ultra Touch 740U3E-S02DE
Core i7 3537U, 1.65 kg

Devices with the same GPU

» Lenovo IdeaPad S415 Touch
A-Series A4-5000, 14.0", 1.8 kg
» Samsung ATIV 740U3E-X01DE
Core i5 3337U, 13.0", 1.6 kg

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-05-15 (Update: 2013-05-15)