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Samsung NP-X60

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Samsung NP-X60. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the keyboard and price are on the whole positive. The performance and design are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed reviews about the image quality and screen. Some have doubts about the energy efficiency and touchpad.

portability, design, performance, price, keyboard

battery, touchpad, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung NP-X60 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Trusted Reviews (

Samsung X60 Centrino Duo Notebook


Samsung's X60 is a feature packed, high end notebook, but how does it stand up to the stiff competition.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by : stuffmagazine (



Pack up your PC and ship it to skipsville; the Samsung X60's slick styling is ripe for desktop invasion

High-quality finish. Powerful machine with 100GB hard drive and 15.4in screen.

Expensive. Will kick your PC from its nest.

Sep, 2006

Expert review by : Stephen Patrick (

Samsung X60 laptop


Samsung is something of a dark horse in the notebook world. As one of the largest component manufacturers in the world, it produces over 90% of the parts for its own machines, which means it can offer something a little more special than the average...

Dual-core, great screen

Average battery life

It’s hard not to be impressed with the Samsung X60. It’s a good machine at a great price and anyone looking to replace his or her desktop PC with a mainstream choice will like it. We managed to get over 3 hours from the battery, which means you can...

Aug, 2006

Expert review by : staff (

Samsung X60 review


A thin and light laptop with a widescreen panel

Impressive specification

Disappointing battery life

A laptop with good graphics, but poor battery life

Aug, 2006

Expert review by : Michael Haynes (

Samsung NP-X60


When it comes to laptops, Samsung probably isn't the first name that springs to mind. It's a manufacturer that's easy to overlook in a market dominated by the likes of Dell and HP - but this would be a real shame, because the firm's laptops, such as...

The Samsung NP-X60 is sleek, powerful and stylish. If you're looking for something a bit different from the average Dell laptop, this is well worth a look.

Mar, 2007

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Samsung - X60


The natural successor to the X50 that Samsung launched last year, this X60 retains the 15.4-inch screen of its predecessor but is loaded with bang-up-to-date features. Powering the X60 is an Intel Core Duo T2500 CPU ...

This is a well-performing laptop with a good feature set, but the battery life is a bit below what you might expect from a notebook in this class.

Sep, 2006

Expert review by : Josef Simon Leitner (

Review Samsung X60


After long time we had the opportunity to test a notebook made by

good workmanship ; the case is stiff against torsions ; valuable materials ; very good keyboard ; light weight ; good performance data ; good loudspeakers

mediocre stability of viewing angles of the display ; rough display image

Aug, 2007

Expert review by : John Ratsey (

Samsung NP-X60-plus Core 2 Duo Notebook Review


The Samsung NP-X60plus is an enhanced version of the Samsung X60 series and includes the Intel Core 2 Duo. The X60plus is very similar to its predecessor and weighs in at about 2.55kg (5.5lb) with a 6 cell battery, which places it among the lightest...

A lightweight (just over 2.5kg / 5.5lb) 15.4? notebook ; Solid and rigid construction ; High quality and high resolution display ; Good audio volume and quality ; The hard disk stays cool ; PC Card slot for backwards compatibility

The standard 6 cell battery running time is less than 3 hours at light load ; More fan activity than the previous X60 (may be attributable to the more powerful GPU) ; The power supply is excessively heavy for a lightweight notebook ; The touchpad could...

The X60plus should be on the shortlist of anyone looking for a powerful but lightweight 15.4? widescreen computer (subject to the regional availability constraints). Build quality does not appear to be compromised by the low weight. The model reviewed...

Dec, 2006

Expert review by : John Ratsey (

Samsung NP-X60plus Core 2 Duo Notebook Review


The Samsung NP-X60plus is an enhanced version of the Samsung X60 series and includes the Intel Core 2 Duo. The X60plus is very similar to its predecessor and weighs in at about 2.55kg (5.5lb) with a 6 cell battery, which places it among the lightest...

Dec, 2006

Expert review by : John Ratsey (

Samsung NP-X60 Review (pics, specs)


The Samsung NP-X60 (hereinafter called the X60) is a 15.4" widescreen notebook which follows on from the X50 series and includes the latest Intel mobile CPU and chipset. The X60 weighs in at about 2.5kg (5.5lb) with a 6 cell battery, which places it...

Oct, 2006

Product Specifications

The X60 is a high performance notebook like no other. Designed to meet the demands of professional notebook users, the Samsungs X60 features accelerated 3D graphics, enhanced wireless connectivity and high performance multi tasking functionality that provides significant performance gains over previous models.


Audio system:HDA
Number of built-in speakers:2

Audio Input


Audio Output

Type:Sound card


Run Time (Up To):5hour(s)
Technology:Lithium Ion

Cache Memory

Installed Size:2MB/4MB


Front Camera: No

Dimensions & Weight



Aspect Ratio:16:10
Display diagonal:39.1
Display Resolution:1280 x 800 / 1680 x 1050

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:15.4in
Diagonal Size (metric):39.1cm
Max Resolution:1280 x 768/1280 x 800/1680 x 1050
Technology:TFT active matrix
Widescreen Display: Yes


Discrete graphics adapter: Yes
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Mobility Radeon X1600 / AMD Mobility Radeon X1700
Maximum graphics adapter memory:0.256 / 0.5


Country Kits:France/United Kingdom
Model:HWM T2300/HWM T2500/HWM T7400/LWM T2300/MWM T2400/MWM T7200/XEP 2310/XEP 2400/XIH 2300
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Samsung X60

Input Device

Type:Keyboard / Pointing stick / Touchpad/Keyboard / Touchpad


Keyboard layout:QWERTY
Keyboard number of keys:88
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes


Data Bus Speed:667MHz


Internal Memory:1 / 2
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 0.5 / 2 x 1
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM


Max Transfer Rate:56Kbps
Protocols & Specifications:ITU V.92
Type:Fax / modem


Bluetooth: Yes
Data Link Protocol:Bluetooth / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g/Bluetooth 2.0 EDR / Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / IEEE 802.11a / IEEE 802.11b / IEEE 802.11g
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
Type:Network adapter
Wireless LAN Supported: Yes
Wireless Protocol:802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth/802.11a/b/g / Bluetooth 2.0 EDR

Optical Drive

LightScribe: Yes
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi

Optical Storage


OS Provided

Type:Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Other features

Audio system:HDA
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: Yes
Modem Speed:56
Modem type:Data/Fax V.92
Security Features:BIOS Password
TV in port: No
Wireless Technology:IEEE 802.11b/g, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type:Type II
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
Charging port type:DC-in jack
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Modem (RJ-11) ports:1
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV Out:Y
TV out port:S-Video
TV out port type:S-Video
TV out type:S-Video
TV-Out :Y
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter input voltage:100/240
AC adapter power:90


Bus type:FSB
Clock Speed:1.66GHz/1.83GHz/2.16GHz/2GHz
Conflict Free processor: No
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):12 / 13
ECC supported by processor: No
FSB Parity: No
Multi-Core Technology:Dual-Core
Number of Processing Die Transistors:291
Processing Die size:143
Processor cache:2 / 4
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Merom
Processor core voltage (AC):1.0375 - 1.30
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Core™ Duo / Intel® Core™2 Duo
Processor frequency:2 / 2.16
Processor front side bus:667
Processor lithography:65
Processor Model:T7200 / T7400
Processor Number:T2300/T2400/T2500/T7200/T7400
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core 2 Duo T7000 series
Processor Socket:Socket 478 / Socket 479
Processor threads:2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):34
Type:Core 2 Duo/Core Duo

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:N
Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64: Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Processor package size:35
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: No


Installed Size:1GB/2GB
Max Supported Size:2GB/4GB
Technology:DDR2 SDRAM

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Bundled software:AVS now\nNorton AntiVirus 2005 (trial)\nAdobe Reader 6.0\nSamsung Network Manager\nBattery Manager\nEasy Box\nFirstware Pro
Operating system installed:Windows XP Professional


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, MS PRO, SD, xD
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard drive speed:5400
Total Storage Capacity:100 / 120 / 160

Storage Controller

Type:Serial ATA

Storage Hard Drive


Storage Removable

Type: None


Hard Drive(-s) Total Capacity:100GB/120GB/80GB
Notebook Type:Notebook
Platform Technology:Intel Centrino Duo

Video Memory

Installed Size:128MB/256MB

Video Output

Graphics Processor / Vendor:ATI Mobility Radeon X1400/ATI Mobility Radeon X1600/Intel GMA 950

Weight & Dimensions

Height :2.39