Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-L01US) Traditional Laptop General Review

Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-L01US) is a 15 inch Full HD display laptop which is powered by latest 7th Gen. Intel Core i7 processor. This model is similar to Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-X01US) model. Lets see this laptop's general review.

Looks premium with attractive color and thin design. This laptop weighs around 2.6 pounds and is about 0.59 inches thin. 13 inch Samsung Notebook 9 models are about 1.8 pounds and 15 inch models are about 2.6 pounds. Well spaced keyboard keys with backlit is useful to work even in dark environments. Windows Hello fingerprint sensor gives an extra layer of security. These features are greatly useful for travelers and people who want to carry their laptop wherever they go.

15 inch Full HD display is the common display resolution to get in laptops of this price range. So, you are getting the best display possible for the price. Coming to this laptop's main specs, this model is powered by 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U processor and comes with 8 GB DDR4 RAM, 256 GB SSD storage and integrated Intel HD Graphics 620 chip.

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7th Gen. Intel Core i7-7500U is the best processor to get in a laptop at the time of this review. It is the powerful and ultimate processor for almost all demanding applications. 8 GB RAM may be somewhat less for the processor. If you want more RAM, take a look at Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-X01US) model which features same specifications but has 16 GB RAM and NVIDIA GeForce 940MX GPU.

256 GB SSD storage is acceptable for the price and by considering other specs. Capacity may be less but as it is a SSD storage type, this capacity can be accepted. Intel HD Graphics can handle display graphics without any issues. You can play games released till 2016 in low settings and run applications which require moderate graphical power. It is recommended not to play video games in this model.

Features USB 3.1 Type C connectivity port and fast 802.11 ac WiFi adapter for wireless connectivity. One of the best feature of these Samsung Notebook 9 laptops are its fast charging feature. You can get an extra 2 hours of battery life when charged only for 20 minutes. So this feature is completely useful for all people who travel alot. You can expect around 9 hours of battery life in normal usage.


Technical Specification of Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-L01US)
Display 15 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) LED display 
Processor 7th Generation 2.7 GHz Intel Core i7-7500U
Storage 256 GB PCIe NVM SSD
Graphics Intel HD Graphics 620
Webcam HD Camera
Audio Two Stereo Speaker
Headphone Jack
Wireless Connectivity 802.11 ac WiFi adapter
Built-in Bluetooth V4.1
Interface One COMBO audio jack
Two USB 3.0 port
One USB 2.0 port
One USB 3.1 Type C
One Micro SD Card Reader
Battery 5800 mAh Li-ion Battery (Up to 9 hours of Battery Life)
Dimensions 13.7 x 0.59 x 9.03 inches
Weight Approx. 2.6 pounds


Overall, this is a perfect laptop for all people. Whether you are a student, business person, traveler, writer, blogger, this laptop is suits you.

If you want a laptop for heavy usage like for running graphic intensive applications or for running demanding applications, we recommend you to go for Samsung Notebook 9 (NP900X5N-X01US) model.

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