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Samsung Chromebook WiFi: Tutorial and Review - Why It Has Become so Desired

Updated on June 27, 2013

Samsung Chromebook: The Super Amazing Little Giant

Is the Samsung Chromebook the best option you have right now? Does it has the best price?

Why are so many people buying the Samsung Chromebook WiFi?

All these questions will be answered on this page and also you'll see that it has almost the same features than a $1,000 laptop.

Check This Awesome Features About the Samsung Chromebook

I used to think that a product's quality was related to its price but I learned that there are big exceptions and the Samsung Chromebook Exynos 5250 is for sure, one of these.

Two of the largest companies around the world, Samsung and Google, came together to create one of the most amazing computers of the last years and if you don't want to take my word, just have a look at the sales it has had at Amazon,

It's just, a best-seller...

But what makes it so interesting and valuable?

Well, if we talk about technical aspects, the Samsung Chromebook is a handy small laptop. The computer's size is 11.6" so it's no a headache to carry it with you.

Maybe you're thinking, "but this is not the only computer with these features" and if you thought that, you're right but here comes the thing, this laptop was made for all the people who use to travel or simply, needs to be connected, no matter where they are and that's one of the great aspects about the Samsung Chromebook.

With this laptop, you can get online at 10,000 feet (3,000 meters) with free Gogo in-air internet passes. This Samsung Chromebook comes with 12 free passes (estimated $125 - $150 value) which means that you can get more money back with things like this than its cost. Think about it...

Then, no matter what your current internet rate is today, you can get more of what you pay for the Samsung Chromebook, just considering this free internet passes.

Another nice feature is that you wont need to buy an antivirus license anymore because it comes with it.

The Samsung Chromebook, comes with many apps and all Google products like Gmail, Youtube, Chrome (of course) and others. All of them are automatically updated.

Talking about the "storage, you can use Google Drive. In fact all your files get backed up at the cloud automatically too. You'll get 100 GB for free when you buy the Samsung Chromebook.

Took from Google images
Took from Google images

What I Did Not Like about the Samsung Chromebook

"Every rose has its thorn" says the song and for this laptop will be the same, because although is one of the best-selling computer around the world, it has some negative aspects that you must know:

* You need Chrome OS because this computer doesn't works with Windows.

Chrome is an operative system (that's why OS) that is based on the Cloud and need web applications.

*There's no available Skype but you have the Hangout that have improved very much and maybe it's more useful and easier to use than Skype. If you don't know what is this, "Hangout" is a Google's tool that allow you to have virtual sessions like Skype or GoToMeeting or even Facetime.

*You have to have internet connection if you want to maximize all Samsung Chromebook functions. BUT, for example, if you need to use Word, Excel or Power Point, you can do it with Microsoft Office Web Apps, Skydrive or Google Docs.

So at the end of the day you're not so limited...

***I've been reading that some users have had some troubles with internet connection but I made a research and I found that most of the times, it can be fixed only turning off and then turning on your Samsung Chromebook***.

As you can see, it has some negative aspects but they will not ruin your day, your job, your travel or anything.

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Simply Beautiful...

What Do You Think About the Samsung Chromebook WiFi? - Please Share Your Thoughts

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    • davery77 profile image

      davery77 4 years ago

      Great lens! Always been curious about the Chromebooks and whether they're actually worth buying.

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      sharadkgupta lm 4 years ago

      nice lens for knowing much about a great laptop

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @Arod17: You're right Arod. But the thing is that you when you buy a Samsung Chromebook, you almost get the same benefits of a $1,000 laptop. Macbook is an amazing laptop but Samsung offers pretty much the same but at a lower price.

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @Mr Criminology: That's one of the best aspects about this Samsung Chromebook.

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      Bigwas 4 years ago from Philippines

      249 dollars seems inexpensive for a high quality netbook,great.

    • Arod17 profile image

      Arod17 4 years ago

      The chromebook lookes so much like the macbook.

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      JamieHopes LM 4 years ago

      It's really affordable and perfect for traveling

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @DebW07: Thank you very much. I love to read your comment and makes me continue improving my lens.

      I also appreciate your time, visiting my lens.

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @takkhisa: Thanks for your words again (I visited your lenses to thank you).

      It's nice to know that and my best feeling is when someone tells me that I helped him or her to take a good decision.

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      Takkhis 4 years ago

      I know many customers are satisfied with this and they are recommending others to buy this nice looking Samsung Chromebook! Great review :)

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      DebW07 4 years ago

      I like the sleek look of the Samsung Chromebook and you've done a good job of providing all the necessary information about it. Well done.

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @WriterJanis2: This is one of the best aspects of this laptop and why it becomes a best-selling product at Amazon.

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @yarfodg: Thanks to you Yarfodg and I will try to improve every new lens, thanks to your nice comment.

      Have a nice day.

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      WriterJanis2 4 years ago

      I like that it is so affordable.

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      Painxxto 4 years ago

      @Dabdab: Thank you Dabdab, it's very nice to read something like your comment, considering it is my first lens.

      Any kind of advice from you will be welcome.

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      Dabdab 4 years ago

      Really interesting information and review - thanks

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      yarfodg 4 years ago

      Very nice & informative review lens... Thanks!