Samsung has announced its ATIV Smart PC Pro and ATIV Smart PC designed for Windows 8. The 11.6-inch smart devices feature a detachable keyboard-docking system which allows users to easily switch between a traditional clamshell notebook PC to a tablet PC with the click of a button.
The 10-finger multi-touch screen on the devices has enhanced sensitivity, allowing users to pinch-to-zoom, rotate images and scroll through pages with ease to enjoy the full capabilities of the latest entertainment applications. In addition to conventional input methods, the ATIV Smart PC Pro and ATIV Smart PC come equipped with the S-Pen, delivering real writing and drawing experiences for maximum productivity made possible with its 1024-level pressure sensitivity.
The pre-loaded S-Note application accompanies the S Pen to make writing and drawing as simple and intuitive as possible. Seamlessly playback images and videos in any format with the S Player, aided by Samsung's SuperBright 400-nit bright display.
At a mere 9.9mm and 11.9mm thin, the ATIV Smart PC Pro and ATIV Smart PC are respectively powered by an Intel Core i5 processor, and the next gen Intel Atom processor. Connectivity ports include USB 3.0 (Smart PC Pro), USB 2.0 (Smart PC), mHDMI, miniSD and two extra USB 2.0 ports on the keyboard. The ATIV Smart PC has a battery life of up to 13.5 hours, while the ATIV Smart PC Pro runs up to 8 hours.
|Pricing in S$||Availability|
|Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro (with keyboard)||2,199||26 October 2012|
|Samsung ATIV Smart PC (3G) (without keyboard)||1,299||November 2012|
|Samsung ATIV Smart PC (Wi-Fi) (without keyboard)||1,149|