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Samsung Q430 - Intel Core i3

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By TechRadar on 70

The Samsung Q430-JS02UK is a compact laptop, yet still manages to pack an impressive amount of power and strong mobility into its sleek, silver chassis. This a slim laptop with a depth of only 35mm, and with a weight of just 2.2kg, it's also light,...

By CNET UK on 90

The worst we can say about the 14-inch Samsung Q430 laptop is that some of its features are merely standard, rather than really impressive. But, overall, this is a light, powerful, stylish and affordable laptop that's a pleasure to...

By RegHardware on 70

Not a bad laptop, just a slightly naff-looking one. ® More Notebook ReviewsAcer Aspire 5940GSamsung X125Dell Inspiron M101zApple MacBook...

By PC Advisor on 60

Even with a mediocre display, a thin roster of ports, and barely sufficient audio, the Samsung Q430 has enough positives to win over midrange buyers. In particular, the laptop's strong processor and good battery performance help you overlook its...

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 100

An outstanding affordable...

By LaptopZ on

Laptop with only high performance to price ratio can’t satisfy users greatly. They have thought a lot of laptops’ appearance and workmanship. Samsung Q430 laptop caters to their needs, decent performance and excellent appearance.Lid and...

By ShopExplorer on

If you are looking for a laptop you can class as an all-rounder, then the Samsung Q430 could be worth a look. Nothing really stands out as exceptional, but this isn't a bad thing; laptops that particularly shine in a particular area are often weak...