It should be noted that, for some reason, Samsung does not sell laptops in Russia, but you can buy the models described in online stores.
To make it easier for you to choose from, we've divided Samsung's best deals into three categories.
Best Samsung Notebooks for Samsung Notebook 9 Pro Professionals
Currently, Samsung has a single offer in the category of professional notebooks, but has seven changes with different display sizes: 13.3 or 15.6 inches. The processor used is the seventh generation Intel Core i5-7200U and Core i7-7500U, as well as the new Core i7-8550U chip.
Four compact models. All have a Full HD touch screen and an integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620 GPU computer. 8 GB of system memory and 128/256 GB of SATA flash drive are available.
All four models are available in Titan Silver. There is an HDMI output, a 3.5mm headphone output, a USB-C port and two USB-A ports with the same data transfer rate of 5 Gb / s, a microSD slot. Other components include a 720p webcam, two 1.5W speakers, modules for wireless connection and data transfer via Bluetooth 4.1 and a 40 or 54 Wh battery. The 13.3-inch Compact Notebook 9 weighs 1.3 kg and is 1.6 cm thick.
Along the same lines, Samsung offers three models with a 15.6-inch screen. In addition to the larger display, they are distinguished by the presence of a discrete processor for processing AMD Radeon 540 graphics. Compared to compact configurations, they are slightly larger (1.7 cm) and weight (1.7 kg).
All Notebook 9 Pro models are equipped with 360 degree hinge, which allows the device to be used in laptop, tent, stand and tablet mode, as well as an infrared camera that supports Windows Hello. The kit includes a Samsung S Pen pen.
The best Samsung laptops Samsung Notebook 9
As with the Pro models, Samsung offers the classic Notebook 9 in two form factors: 13.3 and 15.6 inches. Among the compact models, the most advanced modification is distinguished by the presence of a touch screen and an S Pen support (illustrated above). Among the 15.6-inch models of S Pen touch control and support, none have.
The 13.3-inch diagonal versions have a Full HD display, an Intel Core i5-7200U processor, a Core i5-8250U or Core i7-8550U processor with an integrated graphics chip, 8 GB RAM and 256 GB solid state storage. The set of ports includes an HDMI output, a 3.5mm jack, a USB-C and two USB-A with a data transfer speed of 5 Gb / s, as well as a microSD slot.
The technical capabilities are complemented by Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1 modules, a 1.5 W pair of speakers, a 720p webcam and a fingerprint scanner. A battery with a capacity of 30 or 75 Wh is provided. The weight of the compact models is 0.9 kg, thickness 1.3-1.6 cm, depending on the version.
Samsung Notebook 9 with a larger screen works on the Core i7-7500U or Core i7-8550U. Either an Intel integrated chip or a discrete GeForce MX150 is responsible for graphics performance (in some models, the GeForce 940MX is used instead). Since the Core i7-7500U / 940MX is a fairly old solution, we assume that Samsung will stop producing this change this year.
Other features include 8/16 GB system memory, 256 GB PCI-E SSD, fingerprint scanner, 720p camera and many connectors: HDMI, mini-jack, Thunderbolt 3, two USB-A at 5 Gb / s, one USB – Has 480 Mbps speed and microSD slot.
Despite the larger diagonal, the 15.6-inch Notebook 9 remains slim and easy. Its thickness is 1.5 cm, its weight is about 1.2 kg. All models are available in Light Titan color.
Samsung Spin 7 Notebook
Thanks to the 360-degree hinge, there are available Notebook 7 Spin modes, tablet, support, tent and classic laptops. Among the four configurations, one has a 13.3-inch screen, the other three have a 15.6-inch diagonal. Regardless of the display size, all models have Full HD resolution and touch control.
The compact transformer uses the eighth generation Intel Core i5-8250U processor with an integrated graphics chip, 8 GB system memory, 256 GB read-only flash memory. Ports include HDMI, 3.5mm output, USB-C and USB-A, both with a data transfer rate of 5 Gb / s, as well as a slow USB-A, running at a speed of 480 Mb / s.
There are wireless modules and Bluetooth version 4.1, a backlit keyboard, a fingerprint scanner and a 43W battery. The thickness of the laptop is 1.8 cm, weight 1.4 kg. The color of the case is one – Stealth Silver.
As for the increased diagonal options, two of them are based on the seventh-generation Intel Core i7-7500U with a GeForce 940MX graphics chip. Another version of the transformer runs on an AMD Ryzen 5 2500U with Radeon Vega 8. The webcam in this modification has a 480p resolution and is equipped with a shutter.
The AMD Notebook 7 Spin version has a 54 Wh battery. Other models are equipped with a weaker battery – 45 Wh. As for memory, different options are available: 8-16 GB RAM and 128 GB – 1 TB of permanent memory. The best solution for your home is the most expensive 15.6-inch model in this line: it uses two disks for data storage – 1 TB HDD + 128 GB SSD.
For external connections, the AMD version offers an HDMI output, a mini-jack, two USB-C ports and a USB-A with a data transfer speed of 5 Gb / s and a USB-A with a speed of 480 Mb / s s. Intel processor-based transformers are equipped with a USB-C and USB-A, operating at a speed of 480 Mbps, an Ethernet port and an SD card slot.
Intel models have a thickness of 1.9 cm, weight 2.2 kg, are available in Platinum Silver. An AMD chip transformer weighs slightly less – 2.1 kg. Its thickness is 1.8 cm. Supplied in black garnet.
Samsung Notebook Flash
Samsung Notebook Flash is for fans of smart electronics. The model name is associated with the lightning speed of the wireless connection, using Wave 2 technology and support for UFS memory cards.
The keyboard looks non-standard, but cute: the shape of the keys resembles the buttons of old typewriters, and the coverage of the work area mimics denim. The laptop is available in two versions, which differ in the processor. The cheaper model uses the Intel Celeron N4000 with an integrated UHD Graphics 600 graphics chip. The expensive Pentium Silver N5000, supplemented by UHD Graphics 605 integrated graphics.
The Intel chip-based model is equipped with a 13.3-inch Full HD display, 4 GB of system memory, 64 GB of file storage, an HDMI port, a 3.5 mm jack, a USB-C, two USB- A (5 Gb / s and 480 Mbps) and microSD slot. To protect the system, the keyboard has a fingerprint scanner that supports Windows Hello login. The device is powered by a 39 Wh battery.
Both versions have the same thickness of 1.6 cm, weight 1.3 kg. The main color of the body is black (Twill charcoal).
The best Odyssey Z laptops for Samsung Notebook
Odyssey Z is the best Samsung can offer video game enthusiasts. The laptop is equipped with a 15.6-inch Full HD screen. The eighth-generation Intel Core i7-8750H processor and the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB) discrete graphics card are responsible for its high performance. There is a chance that an updated version of the Nvidia RTX 20 series graphics chip will be available this year.
Odyssey Z owners have 16 GB of system memory and 256 GB of SSD storage. For external connections, you can use the HDMI output, a 3.5 mm jack, a C port and two type A ports with a data transfer rate of 5 Gb / s, as well as an additional type A with a speed lower than 480 Mb / s and an Ethernet port. Other features of the device include wireless modules, a 720p webcam, a backlit keyboard, a 54 Wh battery, and a 180 W power supply.
Odyssey Z is 1.7 cm thick. Its weight is 2.3 kg.
Samsung Odyssey Notebook
Samsung still has four more Odyssey models in the gaming notebook class, but without a Z-marker. Their usual features are a 15.6-inch diagonal and a seventh-generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor. The similarities end there.
Two Odyssey models are equipped with a GeForce GTX 1050 discrete graphics chip, the other two – GTX 1060 (6 GB). Available 8 or 16 GB system memory. In three versions of the laptop, the storage is presented as a combination of 256 GB SSD and 1 TB HDD. In the fourth version, the unit is one.
Power is supplied from a battery with a capacity of 43 or 66 Wh. For connecting peripheral devices, there is an HDMI output, a mini-jack, three USB-A ports (one has a data transfer speed of 5 Gb / s, the other two have 480 Mbit / s) and a card slot of memory. There are changes with an Ethernet port. All Odyssey versions have a wireless connection function, a Bluetooth 4.1 module, a 1.5 W pair of speakers, a backlit keyboard and dedicated WASD keys.
Odyssey thickness varies between 2.3-3 cm, maximum weight 2.7 kg. The model with the highest SSD capacity comes in White Storm, others are available in Knight Black.