Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K02US 11.6-inch

Samsung Chromebook 3 XE500C13-K02US 11.6-inch

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83
Positive Reviews
$199.99
(as of 12-10-2017 06:15 UTC) Details
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Pros

  • Great battery life
  • 4GB of RAM
  • Anti-Glare display
  • Good performance

Cons

  • Less competitive price
  • No Full-HD display
  • 16GB of Storage

Bottom Line

Following the success of the Chrome book 2, the Chromebook 3 offers better performance and almost 30% better battery life for Chrome OS users on the go.


The Samsung Chromebook 3 is the follow up model of the bestselling 2014 Samsung Chromebook 2. The new Chromebook 3 has received positive reviews for its stylish lightweight design, its Anti-Glare display and its great battery life. Boasting more RAM and a newer processor than the Chromebook 2, the new Chromebook 3 offers a flawless browsing experience for users who are after a solid performing laptop running Chrome OS. The newer processor has a slower clock speed, but the lower voltage, larger l2 cache and smaller size mean better performance, better battery life and less heat. While slightly more expensive than other Chromebooks, it still comes equipped with a 1366×768 display rather than a Full-HD display.

  • Weight: 2.54 lbs
  • Processor: Intel
  • Display Size: 11.6 inch
  • RAM: 4GB DDR3L
  • Operating System: Chrome OS
  • Graphics: Intel

Score Summary

Critic Reviews

  • NotebookCheck March 3, 2014

    Despite its limited scope and continuing overlap with tablets and smartphones, the Chromebook is looking to stay and stand its ground. We take a closer look at the 11.6-inch Samsung Series 3 Chromebook equipped with the same processor as the Nexus 10. Can you go wrong with a $250 laptop?

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Specifications

Processor Intel [View Benchmarks]
Graphics Intel [View Benchmarks]
Graphics Type Integrated
Graphics Memory Shared
RAM 4GB DDR3L
Operating System Google Chrome OS Chrome OS
Weight 2.54 lbs
Battery Life 11 hours
Hard Drive 1 16 SSD
Display Size 11.6 inch
Display Type IPS
Display Resolution 1366 x 768
Display Technology HD LED Display, Anti-Reflective
Connectivity USB 3.0 | USB 2.0 | HDMI | Micro SD | Bluetooth 4.0 | WiFi
Audio Stereo Speakers 2x 1.5W
Webcam 720p HD
Additional Features Micro SD card reader
Dimension (LxWxH) 11.37 x 8.04 x 0.7
Warranty 1 year

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