80
Engadget
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
80

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).

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Samsung Series 9 review (15-inch, mid-2012)

The Series 9 dazzles with its performance and striking design, but a machine this pricey deserves a comfier keyboard and even nicer display.

Pros
  • Remarkably thin and light for its sizeLong battery life, fast performanceBright, matte display
Cons
  • Shallow keyboard, so-so trackpadNarrow viewing anglesUnimpressive audio for the money
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Scores

Engadget

80
 

User Reviews

100
Muad1b
Quite simply the BEST piece of Tech I have ever owned.I am a double major in...read more
100
creativedevil
Samsung has done a phenomenal job with a second-generation laptop which ushers...read more
100
topherv
Best laptop I have ever owned. Fast, great battery life, connectivity options...read more
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8
Average Critic Score

Speed and features

8.5
 

Display

9.0
 

Expandability

6.0
 

Battery life

8.0
 

Durability

10.0
 

Design and form factor

7.0
 

Portability (size / weight)

9.3
 

How It Stacks Up

87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

85
 

User

90
 
84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

75
 

User

87
 
81

Engadget

81
 

Critic

78
 

User

90
 
89

Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

User

80
 
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Engadget

81
 

Critic

78
 

User

90
 
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Engadget

89
 

Critic

86
 

User

80
 
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