Samsung introduces the Samsung SLATE PC Series 7.
Running on Windows 7, the device measures only 12.9mm in thickness and weighs at a mere 860g. Piloted by an Intel Core i5 processor, the 11.6-inch tablet works as a desktop when connected to a docking station along with a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse. Multiple input methods from touch screen keyboard to digital pen makes it an ideal solution for professionals.
Providing users up to 6 hours of battery life on a single charge, the Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 features an integrated microphone and dual 2-megapixel (front) / 3-megapixel (rear) cameras. Users can record audio/visual files, and store and share them via the USB port or Wi-Fi, WiMAX, and HSPA+ connections.
The Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 will be available in April 2012 at $1,688.
Read on for the full press release.
SINGAPORE – Samsung launched the Samsung SLATE PC Series 7. Designed for users in need of maximized productivity in a mobile working environment, the SLATE PC Series 7, based on Windows 7, delivers the desired performance and productivity of a desktop PC with the portability of a tablet, enabling users to multi-task effectively on a slate with a customized touch interface.
SLATE PC Series 7 is 12.9mm (0.5”) in thinness and weighs only 860g, ensuring it is truly portable. Powered by an Intel Core i5 processor and with an 11.6” screen, the device is powerful enough to serve as a desktop PC or on-the-move device. When connected to a docking station, complete with Bluetooth keyboard and mouse, the Slate operates as a desktop PC. However, it can also be removed and used as an ultra-portable device just like a tablet. Multiple input methods from touch screen keyboard to digital pen ensure that it is the perfect solution for presenting, creating and capturing content on the go, without limitations. This is the perfect solution for professionals who yearn for the productivity of a desktop PC together with portability and mobility of a tablet.
Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 with Windows 7 operating system provides users with a greater range of options ensuring optimized performance. A battery life of up to 6 hours (based on Mobile Mark test) on a single charge ensures that users can be confident they will stay connected and productive wherever they are.When working in the office or at a desk, the docking station replaces the traditional desktop by providing the interface and computing power. It also provides the flexibility to sync to a larger monitor for more efficient multi-tasking.
For maximum convenience and productivity, the SLATE PC Series 7 offers an intuitive userinterface and a wide variety of input methods, including a digitizer pen, touch screen interface andoptional Bluetooth wireless keyboard. Users can simply touch, write, or type to take meeting notes, create documents and reports in Microsoft Office 2010 or browse online. An integrated microphone and dual 2MP (front) / 3MP (rear) cameras can record audio/visual files, which can be stored and shared via the full-sized USB port or Wi-Fi, WiMAX and HSPA+ connection.
With Samsung superior LCD technology, presentations can be delivered with the SuperBright Plus 11.6” HD display, providing outstanding picture quality and text-readability with 400nit brightness, 100% brighter than normal laptop displays, enabling full visual experience even outdoors.
Furthermore, SLATE PC Series 7 provides ready-to-go entertainment at the fingertips with its Samsung FastStart technology. It allows the SLATE PC Series 7 to wake in 2 seconds and boot up in 15 seconds. The touch-launcher allows easy selection of applications including Twitter, Facebook, movies, weather and maps, whilst unrivalled media and software compatibility comes as standard with support for all PC-format video and audio content and support for PC games for Windows.
SLATE PC Series 7 will be available in April 2012 at $1,688.