Offering top-of-the-line entertainment features, this Samsung Series 5 500P4C 14-inch laptop (model NP500P4C-S02US) includes third-generation Intel Core i5 dual-core processor ("Ivy Bridge"), NVIDIA graphics with Optimus technology, and JBL audio speakers to provide a home theater experience in a mobile PC. Intelligently design to maximize usability, this Series 5 500P4C laptop features tilting legs for comfortable use wherever you roam.
At a Glance:
- 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-3210M dual-core processor
- 500 Serial ATA hard drive
- 4 GB installed RAM
- NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M graphics (1 GB)
- DVD±RW Super Multi dual-layer drive
- Built in JBL Speakers
- HDMI output + VGA
- Microsoft Windows 8
- See full specs below
It's powered by a third-generation Intel Core i5 dual-core processor ("Ivy Bridge"), which provides breakthrough digital media management, content creation, and 3D gaming capabilities. Enjoy the thrill of an automatic burst of speed when you need it with Intel Turbo Boost Technology for a boost in your performance that you can truly see and feel.
With this Series 5 laptop's JBL stereo speakers, you'll enjoy clear, rich sound, deep bass and great tone articulation--making it an ideal choice for music lovers and video enthusiasts. SoundAlive technology adds to this premium experience by offering virtual 3D sound, further enhancing the overall sound quality and enabling you to switch between various modes (such as movie mode and music mode) to optimize sound quality for different usage.
It includes two super-speed USB 3.0 ports--the latest development in USB data transfer technology. Perfect for transferring and retrieving large files between your PC and an external hard drive or digital camera, USB 3.0 offers the speediest, most efficient way get what you need from external devices. (It also has one standard USB 2.0 port, plus USB 3.0 is backward compatible.)
Other features include a ultra-fast Wireless-N Wi-Fi networking, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, a 1.3-megapixel HD webcam integrated into the bezel, and a 4-in-1 SD memory card slot.
It comes pre-installed with the Microsoft Windows 8 (64 bit).
An Outstanding Sensory Experience
Enjoy high quality surround sound. The built-in JBL speakers provide the perfect entertainment experience with clearer, richer sound, deeper bass and greater tone articulation. And with the NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M technology get superior graphics performance on multimedia applications, including photo and video editing. Additionally, NVIDIA Optimus technology automatically optimizes your system's processing while maintaining the graphics performance you expect--completely, seamlessly and transparently--whether you're watching an HD movie, surfing the web or playing a game.
Built for Speed
The third-generation Intel Core i5 processor delivers top-of-the-line adaptable speed and responsiveness making it your ideal choice for visibly smart performance. Intel's Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 maximizes speed for demanding applications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload--providing more performance when you need it the most. And Intel's Hyper-Threading Technology enables each core of your processor to work on two tasks at the same time, delivering the performance you need for smart multitasking.
A Better Screen for a Better Experience
Enjoy a maximum screen in a minimum form factor. The slim bezel design allows us to give you the same size screen in a smaller, sleeker chassis. You can create presentations, email, edit photos and watch videos in all their big, beautiful glory, without sacrificing a thing.
Convenience, Comfort, and Consumption
The Series 5 500P4C laptop come with features such as tiled legs that allow comfort when you type and view. Access EasyShare easily with one button and effortlessly share files with friends and colleagues. Be efficient with power consumption. Set the time for auto shut off using auto button, and quickly turn off LCD with LCD button when you want to just listen to music.
14-inch LED display (1366 x 768 pixels; 220-nit brightness)
2.5 GHz Intel Core i5-3210M dual-core processor (3.1 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology; 3 MB L3 cache)
500 SATA hard drive (5400 RPM)
4 GB of installed DDR3 RAM (1600 MHz, 8 GB maximum)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M graphics with 1 GB of video RAM and support for Microsoft DirectX 11 games.
8x multi-format CD/DVD±RW drive
1.3-megapixel HD webcam
Built-in JBL stereo speakers with SoundAlive enhancement
Up to 6.6 hours of battery life (6-cell battery)
Wireless & Networking
- Wireless-N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n) for ultra-fast connectivity to home and business networks (requires Wireless-N router to optimize speed and range).
- Next-generation Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity provides faster throughput while minimizing on power requirements. Backward compatible with older Bluetooth-enabled peripherals such as printers and cell phones.
- Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
Connectivity & Expansion
- 2 USB 3.0 port for ultra-fast data transfer (with USB Sleep and Charge) offering up to 10x the speed of USB 2.0 (and is backward compatible with your USB 2.0 peripherals). Download a 25 GB HD movie in just 70 seconds.
- 1 USB 2.0 port
- HDMI port for connecting to a compatible HDTV or home theater receiver for uncompressed digital audio and video via a single cable.
- VGA video output (analog, RGB)
- Multi-format memory card slot (compatible with SD, SDHC, SDXC, and MMC media)
- Microphone and headphone jacks
What's in the Box
Series 5 laptop with 14-inch screen (model NP500P4C-S02US), AC adapter, rechargeable battery, operating instructions
1-year limited warranty on parts and labor.