Samsung NC10

Samsung NC10

Summary: 10.2″, Intel Atom CPU, Netbook, Regular 2.5″ HDD, 6-cell Battery, Durable

Last Updated: March 29, 2009 (US):
Samsung NC10-14GBK: 160GB HDD, 1GB RAM, Windows XP (Black)
Samsung NC10 NC10-14GW: 160GB HDD, 1GB RAM, Windows XP (Metallic White)
Samsung NC10 NC10-14GB: 160GB HDD, 1GB RAM, Windows XP (Metallic Blue)

Purchase – US
Buy.comSamsung NC10-14GW
Buy.comSamsung NC10-14GB
– MWaveNP-NC10-KA01US (White)
– MWaveNP-NC10-KA02US (Blue)

United Kingdom (
– Windows XP Home, 1GB RAM, 160GB HDD
Samsung NC10 NP-NC10-KA03UK: White (Nov 10)
Samsung NC10 NP-NC10-KA02UK: Black (Nov 17)
Samsung NC10 NP-NC10-KA03UK: Blue (Nov 17)

Similar Laptops:
Samsung N110 maybe a sequel
– Part of the netbook market
– Complimented by the 12.1″ Samsung NC20

Search for Samsung NC10 News

Product Name: Samsung NC10
Official Page:
Manufacturer: Samsung
Announced: September 9, 2008 (Formally September 19, 2008)
Available: October: Europe, Asia, November: US, possibly UK
Status: In production
Price: £329 ($594 USD) and up
Markets: Consumers, Global market

– Three colors: White, Black, Metallic Blue
NP-NC10-KA02US – Metallic Blue, NC10-14GB
NP-NC10-KA01US – Metallic White, NC10-14GB

– Power button is on side of netbook to save space
– Emphasis placed on keyboard
– Keyboard has a coating that is resistant to bacteria
– Case/chassis is more durable than other netbooks
– 1.3MP Web Camera

Updates over previous models:
– This represents the first in this line

CPU: Intel N270 Atom 1.6GHz CPU
Chipset: Intel
Front-side Bus: 553MHz
Memory: DDR2 553MHz or 667MHz
Memory Capacity: ? – 1GB – ?

Display: 10.2″ LCD LED-backlit SuperBright Display
Resolution: 1024×600
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Intel GMA 950
Graphics Memory:
Other: 1x VGA Out

Hard Drive Type: 2.5″ Serial ATA (SATA)
Hard Drive Capacity: 80GB, 160GB HDD
Optical: External USB

Wireless: Atheros 802.11b/g
Ethernet: 10/100 Ethernet
Bluetooth: Optional Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR
Mobile Broadband:

Audio Chipset:
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 2x 1.5 watt speakers
Audio I/O: 1x Line-Out (Headphones), 1x Line-In (Microphone)
USB: 3x USB 2.0
PC Card:
Flash/Memory Card Reader: 3-in-1 (Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, MultiMediaCard)
Keyboard/Mouse: 84-key, 93% of regular size
Other: 1.3MP Web Camera

Trusted Platform Module (TPM):

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Windows XP Home
Other Software:
Warranty: 1 Year international collect and return

Battery: Lithium Ion
Options: 6-cell
Battery Life: Mfr: Up to 8 hours

Width: 10.28 inches / 261 mm
Depth: 7.3 inches / 185.5 mm
Height: 1.19 inches / 30.3 mm
Weight: 2.87 pounds / 1.33 kg

Reviews and Articles:
Samsung NC10 and Battery Life (LAPTOP Mag) – October 30, 2008
Samsung NC10 Review (LAPTOP Mag) – October 28, 2008
Akihabara News – September 19, 2008 – Announcement
NetworkWorld – September 19, 2008 – Announcement
What-Laptop – September 11, 2008, Photos
AVING USA (Korean/Google Translation)
– via jkkmobile

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