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Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K03US

Specifications

Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K03US
Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K03US (Chromebook 3 Series)
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3
Display
11.6 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel 135 PPI, LED
Storage
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
Connections
1 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD
Networking
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 17.8 x 288.8 x 204.2 ( = 0.7 x 11.37 x 8.04 in)
Battery
33 Wh, 4400 mAh Lithium-Ion, 2-cell
Operating System
Google Chrome OS
Camera
Webcam: HD
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
1.14 kg ( = 40.21 oz / 2.51 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
250 Euro

 

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Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K03US

80% Samsung Chromebook 3 Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
Everyone likes getting more for less. With the $179 Samsung Chromebook 3, you get the brightest 11.6-inch display in this class, speedy performance with 4GB of RAM, just about 10 hours of battery life and a fun webcam -- all for less money than the Windows-powered $200 HP Stream 11 costs. There are a few downsides, though including weak speakers and awkward key placement. You also have to be willing to live with the limitations of Chrome OS.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%

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Intel HD Graphics 400 (Braswell): Integrated graphics card in the Intel Braswell series (2016 Celeron) processors. Based on the Broadwell architecture (Intel Gen8) supporting DirectX 11.2. Depending on the processor offers 12 shader cores (EU) and different clock speeds. 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.
N3060: SoC with an integrated dual core Atom processor clocked at 1.6 - 2.48 GHz, an Intel HD Graphics GPU and a dual channel DDR3L-1600 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.
1.14 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 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.


80%: 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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Stefan Hinum, 2018-12-21 (Update: 2018-12-21)