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The Samsung NP900X3A features a bright 13.3" 1366x768 LED backlight LCD display with a matte finish, 1.3 megapixel webcam, backlit island style keyboard, a large buttonless trackpad, and duralumin palmrest.
Aside from its form factor, the screen is what stands out most. It has
a matte finish so there is almost no reflection, unlike the vast majority
of current laptops, which feature high gloss screens. The same can't be
said for the plastic bezel surrounding it. Luminosity isn't an issue as
the maximum brightness is so high, the display can be made clearly visible
Rather than having two small hinges at the sides, Samsung opted for a huge wave shaped one in the center. It allows the screen to be pushed back up to 45 degrees past vertical.
The keyboard uses a chiclet style array, with shallow but full-sized keys. Note that our sample is a Canadian model and thus features a bilingual keyboard layout. The keyboard is also equipped with backlighting, a nice addition, though at full brightness it can be blinding.
The large 9.8 x 6.8 cm trackpad is interesting as it doesn't have any
visible buttons. The left and right corners of the bottom third can be
lightly depressed to activate them (you can use a soft tap over them as
well). It all works quite well.
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