Editors Liked

  • Snappy to use Great feature set for a netbook Long 10hr battery life (in use)
  • Great design; bright screen; good touch pad
  • Well built, Beautiful screen, Incredible battery life
  • Elegant looks, Long battery life, Bluetooth Wireless N are a step above average, Instanton 'HyperSpace' Linux OS is a step above most
  • Stable; good looking; long battery life; ample palm rest
  • Matte screen; roomy keyboard and touchpad; helpful support tools
  • Clean design. Good keyboard. Soft mouse buttons. Aggressively priced. 250GB hard drive. Easily accessible memory slots
  • Nicely spaced keys are easy to type on Matte screen is easy to see in any light
  • Screen is matte; both touch pad and keyboard are roomy
  • Matte screen; roomy keyboard and touch pad; helpful support tools
  • Attractive multi-layered finish, Excellent keyboard, Matte display usable in sunlight, Nearly 7 hours of battery life, Good speakers
  • Competitive price; good looks; sturdy keyboard; strong microphone, speakers

Editors Didn't Like

  • Keyboard slightly cramped in places
  • Bloated Win7 Starter install; no Bluetooth; middling battery life
  • Could use more memory, I’d like to thank Samsung for making this review possible
  • "Premium" netbook premium price these little guys are starting to catch up with some entry level laptop pricing which may make it a tough decision for some
  • Bulky battery pack; speakers too soft
  • More expensive than it should be; desktop-clogging bloatware
  • Bigger battery would be nice
  • Standarddefinition video stuttered occasionally Colors are a little washed out
  • Expensive, lots of bloatware
  • More expensive than it should be; desktop-clogging bloatware
  • Tiny mouse bar, Poor Wi-Fi range, Bottom gets hot
  • Mediocre performance; no Bluetooth or 3G options; streaming video is jerky in full-screen mode