Samsung Series 7 Chronos 700Z5A
Strong performance for the price.
Good Webcam and sound.
Lightweight for the screen size
Strong graphics performance.
Fast boot time.
Long battery life.
Extreme power and portability.
High Res matte display.
Less expensive that competitors.
The Samsung Series 7 laptop has a thin screen bezel, a sleek and attractive metal chassis, and plenty of processing power and features.
Touch pad requires adjusting.
Battery is not swappable.
Relatively dim screen.
Display has narrow viewing angles.
Keyboard offset is awkward at first.
While the large multi-touch click pad is the same size as a MacBook Pro's, it's not as responsive.
Lacks Blu-ray and a 1080p screen.
By Computer Shopper on July 13, 2012
The Series 7 Chronos offers desktop-PC performance—plus a top-notch keyboard, speaker system, and 17.3-inch display—in a stylishly slim 6.3-pound notebook. Our gripes are minor: The battery is sealed-in, and there's no Blu-ray drive....80
By PC Pro on June 17, 2012
A stylish laptop offering high-end performance – but it's...83
By DigitalVersus on May 18, 2012
On the whole, the Samsung Series 7 Chronos performed almost as well as the last 15-inch MacBook Pro we tested (2011). Plus, it sells at a lower price. It has a good finish, powerful components (processor and graphics card), a matte screen and a decent...80
By Tech-Reviews UK on March 12, 2012
Overall, we were very impressed with the Samsung Series 7 Chronos, and with a price tag of £900 it appears to be well worth it considering the equivalent MacBook Pro features half the amount of RAM and less video-memory for a slightly higher...100
By APC Magazine on March 02, 2012
Samsung's new Series 7 Chronos is a good-looking product, but weâre not entirely convinced itâs best in class. There are two variants, and we had a look at the less expensive NP700Z5A-SO4AU, which retails for...70
By theregister.co.uk on February 06, 2012
The Samsung Series 7 Chronos is a great notebook that offers a lot of the kinds of thing I tend to harp on about, such as a big screen, a full keyboard, USB 3.0 ports and a multi-touch trackpad. With so many competitively priced notebooks around, you...80
By Computer Shopper on January 30, 2012
This consumer-oriented powerhouse laptop performs well, has a beautiful screen, and is very well-balanced overall. It's an ideal pick for media enthusiasts and light-to-moderate gamers....90
By Gadget Guy Australia on January 27, 2012
When you need a full-strength laptop packed with power and style, Samsung’s Chronos 7 may be just the ticket – a notebook that feels smaller and more powerful than a typical 15-incher. Unlike the stripped-down, thin light notebooks coming...70
By PC Advisor on January 25, 2012
With the Series 7 Chronos, Samsung has turned its talents to making a commoditised version of the Apple MacBook Pro. It has much of the same technology inside, and borrows heavily in certain design cues, but using cheaper materials to allow a lower...80
By LaptopMag on January 25, 2012
The 15-inch Samsung Series 7 Chronos has powerful AMD graphics, a sleek design and excellent battery life, but it's not the best value in its...60