Another affordable laptop PC can now be had in the market, the Samsung NP300E5E-A02US. This inexpensive laptop PC boasts with the 3rd Generation Intel Core i3-3120M dual core processor. This Ivy Bridge processor features 3MB L3 cache and runs at the clock speed of 2.5GHz. The graphics processing is done using the Intel Graphics 4000 video processor.
This Samsung NP300E5E-A02US laptop PC comes equipped with Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive with double-layer support; 750GB Serial ATA II hard drive (5400 rpm); 720p high-definition webcam awith internal microphone; 4GB DDR3 memory which is expandable to 8GB; media reader for Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity and SDXC formats; and 15.6 inches LED high-definition widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolution and 220 cd/m² brightness.
Regarding the connectivity options available in this Samsung NP300E5E-A02US laptop PC. It offers 3 high-speed USB 2.0 ports; high-speed wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n); Bluetooth 4.0 technology; Gigabit Ethernet LAN; VGA and HDMI output port. It offers a standard 6-cell lithium-ion battery which will give you longer battery life because of the new Ivy Bridge processor.
Moreover, this Samsung NP300E5E-A02US runs with Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit operating system. It measures about 1.25 inches x 14.7 inches x 9.8 inches and weighs about 4.9 pounds. You can have this laptop PC for just $430.