NP700Z5B-S01UB restarting after install
Hi. I'm at a loss. This is an older Samsung laptop.
OSWindows® 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
CPUIntel® Core™ i7-2675QM Processor
Speed (GHz)2.20 GHz
CPU Cache6MB L3
Resolution1600 x 900
Max. System Memory8GB
ChipsetAMD Radeon™ HD6490M
Maximum Graphics Memory512MB
Sound & Camera
Speaker3 W Stereo Speaker (1.5 W x 2)
Web Cam1.3 MP HD
Wireless LAN802.11 abgn
Bluetooth®Bluetooth v3.0 High Speed
VGAVGA connection available through dongle (optional)
Headphone OutHeadphone/MIC combo
USB Ports (Total)3
Multi Card Slot4-in-1 (SD, SDHC, SDXC, MMC)
Touch Pad / Track PointYes
AC Adapter90 W
Number of Cells / Cell Type8 Cell / Li-Po
Security & Safety
ENERGY STAR® CertifiedCertified (5.2)
System Dimensions (L x W x H, Inch)14.2" x 9.3" x 0.94"
System Weight (w/Std. Battery, lb.)5.04 lbs.
Warranty1 Year Standard Parts and Labor
Original config had Windows 7 HP. The HDD was confirmed bad, replaced it with a Patriot Burst SSD. BIOS is updated, and recognizes the SSD. Did a fresh install of Windows 8.1, now it will restart continuously. Some people thought it was GPU related, but no way in BIOS to disable AMD Radeon GPU. I'm not sure what to try next. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!