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Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01U

Specifications

Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01U
Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01U (ATIV Book 5 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Display
14.0 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
2 kg ( = 70.55 oz / 4.41 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
900 Euro

 

Average Score: 67.5% - average
Average of 4 scores (from 5 reviews)

Reviews for the Samsung ATIV 540U4E-K01U

60% Samsung Ativ Book 5
Source: Digital Trends English
The Samsung Ativ Book 5 is a respectable, subdued entry in the mid-range Ultrabook market. Everything about the system is conservative, from design to specifications. And for some, that may be a boon. This is a simple, functional workhorse best suited for users who just want to get some basic work done.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/28/2013
Rating: Total score: 60%
70% Samsung Ativ Book 5
Source: Techreview Source English
The Samsung ATIV Book 5 is the latest Windows 8 powered touch screen laptop. It's extremely portable and offers extra long battery life, a comfortable keyboard and good performance. The design of the Samsung ATIV Book 5 is one of its selling points. The black chassis is made of aluminum and it looks elegant, yet robust. The lid, however, does show fingerprints rather easily. The keyboard deck is made of glossy black plastic, which does look good against the aluminum finish.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/27/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Samsung ATIV Book 5 (NP540U4E-K01US) Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
If you like the idea of owning a portable Windows 8 touch notebook with long battery life, the $849 Samsung ATIV Book 5 is a solid choice. The 4.4-pound laptop features a sturdy aluminum design, above-average audio and a comfortable keyboard and touchpad. We also like how this system integrates with Galaxy phones.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/20/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%

Foreign Reviews

70% Samsung ATIV Book 5, análisis
Source: MuyComputer Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/14/2013
Rating: Total score: 70%
触屏成主流!三星ATIV Book 5超极本评测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/22/2013

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 4000: Processor graphics card in the high end Ivy Bridge models. Offers a different clock speed in the different CPU models (ULV to desktop quad core) and therefore a different performance.

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.


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.


14.0":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this 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.


2 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 inch display-diagonal.


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.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.

 

In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.


67.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2013-06-25 (Update: 2013-06-25)