Series 9 900X3A http://www.stuff.tv/samsung/series-9-900x3a/all en-GB Samsung Series 9 900X3A http://www.stuff.tv/samsung/samsung-series-9-900x3a/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thinner than a MacBook Air, but can the Series 9 justify the extra cost? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="641" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Main.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="435" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Angle1.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="362" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Keyboard_0.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="351" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-lid.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="352" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Open_0.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="95" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Profile1_0.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="95" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Profile2_0.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="373" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Rear.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="368" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Screen.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="331" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Hands-1.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Hands-4.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="353" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Samsung-Series-9-Hands-2.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Super-lightweight laptops fall into one of two types: the MacBook Air, and everything else. There are plenty of small-scale notebooks that come close to matching the Air for size or performance, but no one other than Apple has quite managed to build a notebook that’s thinner than a custard cream and can still just about be used as your primary computer without charging a silly price. Well, until Samsung’s 900X3A came along, that is.</p> <p><strong>Thinner, lighter than Air </strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,400.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>An excellent laptop, but the higher performance doesn't quite justify the extra cost compared to a MacBook Air</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/samsung-series-9-900x3a </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/samsung/samsung-series-9-900x3a/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/samsung/samsung-series-9-900x3a/review#comments Laptops Samsung Series 9 900X3A Tue, 17 May 2011 14:35:49 +0000 Tony Horgan 416473 at http://www.stuff.tv