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Samsung Series 7 Gamer

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81 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
81

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Despite suffering a handful of faults common to oversized laptops, the Samsung Series 7 Gamer excels where it counts. Gamers looking for a rig that's easy to relocate won't be disappointed.

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Pros
  • Gorgeous display
  • Graphical powerhouse
  • Subtle, clean design
Cons
  • "Gamer Mode" dialisover the top
  • LED management software is limited
  • Chassisdesign limits port availability

Reviews

79
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 11

80
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 1
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Gaming
Screen size
17.322
Screen resolution
1920 x 1080
Bundled OS
Windows
CPU family
Core i7
Processor speed
2.219
System RAM
81
Pointing device
Trackpad
Video outputs
Hdmi, Vga
Type
Screen size
Screen resolution
Bundled OS
CPU family
Processor speed
System RAM
Pointing device
Video outputs
Gaming
17.322
1920 x 1080
Windows
Core i7
2.219
81
Trackpad
Hdmi, Vga

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81 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
81

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

81
 

User Reviews

80
dam1917
I enjoy the over-all features and power this laptop has to offer. The one turn-off...read more
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