Samsung NF210 Series

Samsung NF210-A01RSProcessor: Intel Atom N455, Intel Atom N470, Intel Atom N550
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch
Weight: 1.3kg, 1.35kg, 1.4kg
Price: 300, 350, 390, 400, 429, 450 euro
Average Score: 73.42% - average
Average of 12 scores (from 15 reviews)
price: 60%, performance: 61%, features: 61%, display: 74%
mobility: 93%, workmanship: 84%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 94%

 

Samsung NF210

Specifications

Samsung NF210Notebook: Samsung NF210
Processor: Intel Atom N470
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:9, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.3kg
Price: 350 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section

Average Score: 67.4% - average
Average of 5 scores (from 5 reviews)

 

80% Samsung NF210 review
Source: Pocket Lint English
There's no denying that the NF210 is a very nice netbook indeed. The slick design goes some way towards justifying the slightly high price tag, as does the satisfyingly comfortable keyboard and the zippy dual-core processor. If price is the most important consideration, then you can probably find a comparable model for less money. However, it you can afford the NF210, then you're unlikely to be disappointed, presuming that you aren't bothered about the lack of an HDMI port.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/17/2010
Rating: Total score: 80%
70% Samsung NF210 dual-core netbook, Quirky design, state-of-the-art Atom CPU
Source: Reg Hardware English
New-generation netbook with a dual-core Atom N550 CPU and a quirky, curvy design.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/09/2010
Rating: Total score: 70%
67% Samsung NF210 review
Source: It Pro English

We wanted to like the Samsung NF210, if only because of its luxuriously sleek appearance and comfortable keyboard. Unfortunately, compared to a single core Atom netbook, the performance of its dual core Atom processor currently isn't much faster and its battery life is shorter too. If you can live with its plainer looks, Samsung's similarly priced single core N230 is a better buy for travelers thanks to its superior battery life.


Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/27/2010
Rating: Total score: 67%
50% Samsung NF210 review
Source: PC Pro English

Good looks, but it's pricey for a netbook, and you'll hardly notice the new dual-core processor


Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/26/2010
Rating: Total score: 50% price: 50% performance: 83% features: 50%
70% Samsung NF210 Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Samsung's NF210 impresses with a dual core Atom CPU and high capacity battery, but its unique design is what really sets it apart. However, it's still a netbook at heart, so with a price tag of £330 it won't be for everyone.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/21/2010
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 70% features: 60% mobility: 90%

 

Samsung NF210-A01AT

Specifications

Samsung NF210-A01ATNotebook: Samsung NF210-A01AT
Processor: Intel Atom N550
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:9, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.3kg
Price: 450 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section

Average Score: 91% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

Samsung NF210 im Test
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/08/2011
91% Test: Samsung NF210 A01
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/01/2011
Rating: Total score: 91% performance: 75% features: 75% display: 86% mobility: 97% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 97%

 

Samsung NF210-HZ1

Specifications

Samsung NF210-HZ1Notebook: Samsung NF210-HZ1
Processor: Intel Atom N550
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:9, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.35kg
Price: 429 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section

Average Score: 84% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

84% Review Samsung NF210 Netbook | Notebookcheck
Just when you thought it was safe... The NF210-HZ1 is Samsung’s second Shark netbook. The matt HD screen and powered USB of the first Shark are omitted; but it scores points for portability - a 3G UMTS module is included as standard. Is this a useful addition to Samsung’s range?
84% Test Samsung NF210 Netbook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/06/2011
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 39% display: 68% mobility: 93% workmanship: 84% ergonomy: 80% emissions: 92%
Diese Notebooks laufen länger
Source: PC Go - 4/11 German
long battery runtime
Comparison, , Long, Date: 04/01/2011

 

Samsung NF210-A02UK

Specifications

Samsung NF210-A02UKNotebook: Samsung NF210-A02UK
Processor: Intel Atom N550
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:9, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.3kg
Price: 390 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section

Average Score: 65% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)

 

65% Samsung NF210 : A Netbook with Sexy Curves but Average Scores
Source: Tech2.in.com English
The NF210 is priced at Rs. 22,990 and the question is should you buy it? The NF210 recorded some decent scores, but netbooks are always expected to run for longer durations. Also, the hard drive was a little too slow. While the NF210’s curves and looks bowled us over, it performs very much like the Toshiba NB520. So, if you’re not too hell bent on looks, we suggest you rather go for the NB520 which costs about Rs. 1,500 lesser and will give you the same performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 04/25/2011
Rating: Total score: 65%
60% Samsung NF210 review
Source: V3.co.uk English

Battery life is impressive, but the NF210 is disappointing in other key areas. The swish exterior is undermined by the bland and boring inside, while the size of the screen and the infuriating trackpad are serious letdowns. The hardware specifications are just about satisfactory, and this netbook could suit those who need a small, lightweight system.


Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/06/2010
Rating: Total score: 60%
70% Samsung NF210-A02UK review
Source: Techradar English

Sadly, we noticed little improvement over the old versions in our benchmarking tests. Typically for a netbook, you can run basic office tasks and browse the web, but not much more.


Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/02/2010
Rating: Total score: 70%
Recensione Samsung NF210 con Atom N550
Source: Notebook Italia Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/02/2011

 

Samsung NF210-A01AU

Specifications

Samsung NF210-A01AUNotebook: Samsung NF210-A01AU
Processor: Intel Atom N455
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:10, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.4kg
Price: 400 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section
 NF210-A01AU (Model)

Average Score: 90% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

90% Samsung NF210-A01AU netbook
Source: Good Gear Guide English
The Samsung NF210-A01AU is a great netbook. It feels comfortable to use, it's light and it looks good. Best of all, its battery life is tremendous! It lasted over six hours when playing videos with its screen at full brightness, and over 10 hours when performing basic tasks. We recommend it to anyone who wants a netbook with excellent battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/07/2011
Rating: Total score: 90%

 

Samsung NF210-A01RS

Specifications

Samsung NF210-A01RSNotebook: Samsung NF210-A01RS
Processor: Intel Atom N550
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150
Display: 10.1 inch, 16:10, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.35kg
Price: 300 euro
Links:  Samsung notebook section

 

Samsung NP-NF210-A01RS
Source: Itsvet HR→EN
good battery runtime
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/27/2011

 

Comment

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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These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3150: Integrated (shared memory) graphics card in the intel Atom N4xx CPUs. Minimally faster than an old GMA 950 and therefore not suited for 3D games or HD videos (only MPEG2 acceleration).

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


Intel Atom: The Intel Atom series is a 64-Bit (not every model supports 64bit) microprocessor for cheap and small notebooks (so called netbooks), MIDs, or UMPCs. The speciality of the new architecture is the "in order" execution (instead of the usual and faster "out of order" execution). Therefore, the transistor count of the Atom series is much lower and, thus, cheaper to produce. Furthermore, the power consumption is very low. The performance per Megahertz is therfore worse than the old Pentium 3M (1,2 GHz on par with a 1.6 GHz Atom).

N470: Upcoming Atom CPU for Netbooks with integrated memory controller and GMA 3150 GPU. The performance of the CPU should be compareable to a Atom Z450 with 1.86 GHz and about 5-10% above the N450.

N550: Dual core Atom with a TDP of only 8.5 Watt. Because of the slow clock speed of 1.5 GHz it may be sometimes even slower than a N465 Atom CPU.

N455: Intel Atom CPU for Netbooks with integrated DDR3 memory controller and GMA 3150 GPU. The performance of the system should be only minimally faster than the previous Atom N280 / GMA 950 combination.


10.1: The netbook/subnotebook has a quite small display format. Nonetheless, it is a common format for netbooks. The advantage is, that the subnotebook/netbook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display has the advantage, that it 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. It is difficult to use high resolutions.

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


1.3 kg:

This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist only few sub-notebooks, which weight less. 10 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

1.4 kg:


73.42%: 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.

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Review Asus Eee PC R051PX Netbook
Atom N570, 1.198 kg
» Review Asus Eee PC 1015PX Netbook
Atom N570, 1.178 kg
» Review Toshiba NB520-108 Netbook
Atom N550, 1.278 kg

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Toshiba NB520-10P
Atom N570, 1.3 kg
» MSI Wind U135DX-4615W7
Atom N455, 1.3 kg
» HP Compaq Mini CQ10-688NR
Atom N455, 1.4 kg
» Toshiba NB520-10U
Atom N570, 1.3 kg
» Asus Eee PC X101H-WHI024G
Atom N455, 1 kg
» Samsung NC110-AM4UK
Atom N550, 1.3 kg
» Gigabyte T1005M-CF1
Atom N550, 1.5 kg
» Samsung NS310
Atom N550, 1 kg
» Lenovo IdeaPad S100
Atom N455, 1.3 kg
» Asus Eee PC R011PX
Atom N455, 1.1 kg
» Samsung NC10-JP05DE
Atom N455, 1.2 kg
» Samsung N148-DP05IN
Atom N455, 1.2 kg
» Samsung NC110-A03
Atom N570, 1.2 kg
» Gateway LT2085u
Atom N570, 1 kg
» Asus Eee PC X101-WHI018G
Atom N435, 0.9 kg
» HP Mini 210-3022sf
Atom N570, 1.35 kg
» Gigabyte S1080
Atom N570, 0.85 kg
» Acer Aspire One Happy 2
Atom N570, 1.3 kg
» Samsung NC210-A01PL
Atom N455, 1.2 kg
» Acer Aspire One D257-N57DQrr
Atom N570, 1.3 kg
» HP Mini 110-3652sf
Atom N455, 1.3 kg
» Samsung NS310-A01UK
Atom N550, 1.3 kg
» Toshiba NB520-10H
Atom N550, 1.3 kg
» Medion Akoya E1228
Atom N570, 1.25 kg
» Acer Aspire One D257
Atom N455, 1.1 kg
» Samsung NC210-A02FR
Atom N550, 1.2 kg
» Advent Zuni
Atom N455, 1.2 kg
» Samsung NC110-AM1UK
Atom N550, 1.3 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2010-12- 9 (Update: 2012-05-26)