Samsung R40 LWD 5500

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Samsung R40 LWD 5500

The R40 is a notebook PC that perfectly balances mobile performance with cost.

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published 07/08/2007

Bought from Tesco, pretty good performance. Not a bad introduction to Windows Vista. Have it connected to home Network and stopped useing my PC

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Super

“Good starter laptop”

published 16/08/2008

ProStylish and fast

Consonboard graphics

I have had this laptop for about a year now and i am quite happy with it. When i purchased this laptop it came with vista home premium, a pentium dual core and one gb of ram. As this has a core 2 duo this will improve its performance quite a lot. However the one gb of ram is simply not enough for...

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Excellent

“Can be bought cheaper”

published 20/03/2007

Pro Lovely bright screen if you like the glass-effect

ConsNone yet but only had two days

Silly me, went shopping at Tesco in Borehamwood and happened by the laptops. On looking at the competition, I bought one of these and it was £499.95 and it has 120 gb hard drive and 2gb ram. Also has Vista Home Premium already installed (unlike the quoted Win XP). Even on the Tesco website it...

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Excellent

published 01/11/2007

I bought the R60 plus for the same price at Tesco's in Aylesbury; and it comes with 160gb hdd and ATI graphics card with 1250M.

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Product Information : Samsung R40 LWD 5500

Manufacturer's product description

The R40 is a notebook PC that perfectly balances mobile performance with cost.

Product Details

Product Description: Samsung R40 LWD 5500 - 15.4" - Core 2 Duo T5500 - Win XP Pro - 1 GB RAM - 100 GB HDD

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Win XP Pro

Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz / 2 MB Cache

Memory: 1 GB DDR2

Storage: 100 GB HDD / 5400 rpm

Optical Drive: DVD SuperMulti DL

Display: 15.4" 1280 x 800 / WXGA

Graphics: ATI Radeon Xpress 200M - 128 MB

Networking: 802.11 Super G, 802.11b/g , 10/100 Ethernet , fax / modem

Battery: 6-cell - up to 3 hours

Dimensions (WxDxH): 36 cm x 26.5 cm x 3.9 cm

Weight: 2.7 kg

Localisation: United Kingdom

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

General

MPN: NP-R40R003/SUK

System Type: Notebook

Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Processor / Chipset

CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 / 1.66 GHz

Number of Cores: Dual-Core

Cache: L2 - 2 MB

64-bit Computing: Yes

Front Side Bus: 667 MHz

Chipset: ATI Radeon Xpress 200M (RC410ME)

Platform Technology: Intel Centrino Duo

Features: Enhanced SpeedStep technology, Execute Disable Bit capability, Enhanced Intel Deeper Sleep with Dynamic Cache Sizing, Intel 64 Technology, Intel Advanced Digital Media Boost, Intel Advanced Smart Cache, Intel Dynamic Bus Parking, Intel Dynamic Power Coordination, Intel Intelligent Power Capability, Intel Smart Memory Access, Intel Wide Dynamic Execution

Memory

RAM: 1 GB ( 2 x 512 MB )

Max RAM Supported: 2 GB

Technology: DDR2 SDRAM

Slots Qty: 2

Empty Slots:

Storage

Main Storage: 100 GB HDD / 5400 rpm

Optical Drive: DVD±RW (+R double layer) / DVD-RAM

Read Speed: 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)

Write Speed: 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 2.4x (DVD+R DL)

CD / DVD Rewrite Speed: 16x (CD) / 4x (DVD±RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)

Display

Type: 15.4"

Resolution: 1280 x 800 ( WXGA )

Widescreen: Yes

Colour Support: 24-bit (16.7 million colours)

Features: SuperBright

Audio & Video

Graphics Processor: ATI Radeon Xpress 200M - 128 MB

Memory Allocation Technology: Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Sound: Stereo speakers , microphone

Audio Features: High Definition Audio

Input

Type: Keyboard, touchpad

Communications

Wireless: 802.11 Super G, 802.11b/g

Network Interface: 10/100 Ethernet

Modem

Protocols & Specifications: ITU V.92

Max Transfer Rate: 56 Kbps

Battery

Technology: 6-cell Lithium Ion

Capacity: 2000 mAh

Run Time: Up to 3 hours

AC Adapter

Input: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Connections & Expansion

Slots: 2 x memory ( 0 free ) ¦ 1 x PC Card ( 1 free )

Interfaces: 4 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX - RJ-45 ¦ 1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11 ¦ 1 x display / video - S-video output - 4 PIN mini-DIN ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 1 x headphones - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)

Memory Card Reader: 6 in 1 ( SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, xD-Picture Card, MMCplus )

Software

Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, Norton AntiVirus, Cyberlink PowerDVD , Cyberlink DVD Solution, AV Station Premium

Miscellaneous

Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), power-on password

Localization: United Kingdom

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 36 cm

Depth: 26.5 cm

Height: 3.9 cm

Weight: 2.7 kg

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 1 year - pick-up and return

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