PCSTATS Main Page Follow PCSTATS on Facebook PCSTATS RSS Feed PCSTATS Twitter Feed + Motherboards
+ Videocards
+ Memory
+ Beginners Guides
News & Advanced Search  Feedback?
[X]   Directory of
Guides & Reviews

Beginners Guides
Weekly Newsletter
Archived Newsletters

 

Contact the Suite 66 Advertising Agency
Seagate Backup Plus Slim External USB 3.0 2TB Hard Drive Review

Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite NP915S3G-K01 13.3-inch Touch Screen Notebook Review

Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite NP915S3G-K01 13.3-inch Touch Screen Notebook Review - PCSTATS
Abstract: Samsung's ATIV Book 9-Lite slots in somewhere between mainstream laptop and tablet on steroids, though at first glance it looks unassailably like an Ultrabook.
 91% Rating:   
Filed under: Notebooks Published:  Author: 
External Mfg. Website: Samsung Dec 23 2013   Max Page  
Home > Reviews > Notebooks > Samsung NP915S3G-K01

Notebook Benchmarks: Sysmark 2012, PCmark Vantage

SYSmark 2012 Source: Bapco

SYSmark 2012 is an application-based benchmark that reflects usage patterns of business users in the areas of office productivity, data/financial analysis, system management, media creation, 3D modeling and web development. SYSmark 2012 is a ground up development and features the latest and most popular applications from each of their respective fields.

PCSTATS Benchmark ReportSYSMark 2012
Overall: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 106
Samsung 900X4C-A02 128
Samsung 915S3G-K01 37
Office Productivity: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 111
Samsung 900X4C-A02 126
Samsung 915S3G-K01 40
Media Creation: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 110
Samsung 900X4C-A02 125
Samsung 915S3G-K01 25
Web Development: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 95
Samsung 900X4C-A02 118
Samsung 915S3G-K01 33
Data / Financial Analysis: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 126
Samsung 900X4C-A02 136
Samsung 915S3G-K01 42
3D Modeling: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 92
Samsung 900X4C-A02 115
Samsung 915S3G-K01 43
System Management: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 103
Samsung 900X4C-A02 154
Samsung 915S3G-K01 47

Sysmark gives the Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite notebook a real run for its money and quite pointedly illustrates how much this is not an Ultrabook. The ATIV Book 9-Lite is a clearly an entry level laptop that straddles the line between tablet PC and ultra compact computer. With 4GB of fixed memory and a 1GHz quad-core (AMD A6-1450 APU) processor with zero L3 cache, the ATIV Book 9 Lite is no where near the same performance category as the Samsung 900X4C Ultrabook and its Core i7 processor. The Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite notebook gets it's computer chips handed to it in Sysmark, an overal score of 37 is quite low.... the ATIV Book 9-Lite may look like an Ultrabook, but it is clearly an entry level laptop, a notch up from a tablet PC judging by this system-level benchmark.

PCMark Vantage results are next.

FutureMark PCMark Vantage Source: FutureMark

The latest version of the popular PCMark series, PCMark Vantage is an application-based benchmark and a premium tool for measuring overall PC performance. It uses portions of real applications instead of including whole applications or using specifically created code. This allows PCMark Vantage to maintain a smaller installation size while still giving accurate results.

PCSTATS Benchmark ReportFuturemark PCMark Vantage 1.0.0.0
Overall: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 9291
Samsung 900X4C-A02 12477
Samsung 915S3G-K01 FAIL
Memory: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 6101
Samsung 900X4C-A02 7516
Samsung 915S3G-K01 3688
TV and Movies: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 4000
Samsung 900X4C-A02 5270
Samsung 915S3G-K01 FAIL
Gaming: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 7759
Samsung 900X4C-A02 9239
Samsung 915S3G-K01 5871
Music: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 9796
Samsung 900X4C-A02 15839
Samsung 915S3G-K01 6508
Communications: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 7388
Samsung 900X4C-A02 13324
Samsung 915S3G-K01 FAIL
Productivity: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 14457
Samsung 900X4C-A02 16216
Samsung 915S3G-K01 FAIL
HDD: Points Ranking
Samsung 540U3C-A01 23659
Samsung 900X4C-A02 39251
Samsung 915S3G-K01 31025

PCMark Vantage experienced difficulties completing its entire benchmark set on the Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite notebook. This may have been due to touch screen enabled Windows 8 components or the abundant amount of pre-installed software. The benchmark failed to complete about half the tests, but based on the available results it looks like performace was a good 50% - 30% below the Intel Core i5 based Samsung 540U3C and Intel Core i7 based Samsung 900X4C notebooks. The only test where the Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite notebook achieved a good result was the HDD sub-test, thanks to its 128GB solid state drive.

PCSTATS Benchmark ReportFuturemark PCMark 8
Home: Points Ranking
Samsung 915S3G-K01 1393
Work: Points Ranking
Samsung 915S3G-K01 2392

Next up, a collection of 3DMark benchmarks on the AMD Radeon 8250 integrated graphics core.

< Previous Page © 2017 PCSTATS.com Next Page >

 

Contents of Article: Samsung NP915S3G-K01
 Pg 1.  Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite NP915S3G-K01 13.3-inch Touch Screen Notebook Review
 Pg 2.  ATIV Book 9-Lite Photo Gallery
 Pg 3.  Laptop Details: Ports, Screen, Keyboard...
 Pg 4.  AMD Kabini Processor and Radeon Integrated Graphics
 Pg 5.  Looking Under the Hood - HDD & Memory
 Pg 6.  — Notebook Benchmarks: Sysmark 2012, PCmark Vantage
 Pg 7.  Notebook Gaming Benchmarks: 3DMark06, 3DMark Vantage, 3DMark 11
 Pg 8.  Notebook Benchmarks: Sandra 2012 CPU / Memory / SSD
 Pg 9.  Notebook SSD Benchmarks: PCmark Vantage HDD Suite, AS SSD
 Pg 10.  Final Thoughts on the ATIV

SEARCH PCSTATS 
Use the power of Google to search all of PCSTATS and the PCSTATS Forums. Tell us what you think of this new feature - FEEDBACK?
   05 / 29 / 2017 | 7:07PM
Hardware Sections 


google
 
PCSTATS Network Features Information About Us Contact
FrostyTech
TransmetaZone
BeginnersPC
PCSTATS Newsletter
PCSTATS Forums
ShoppingList Assistance
Tech Glossary
Technology WebSite Listings
PermaLink News
Archived News
Submit News (Review RSS Feed)
Site Map
PCstats Wallpaper
About Us
Employment
Privacy Policy
Advertise on PCSTATS

How's Our Driving?
© Copyright 1999-2017 www.pcstats.com All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use.