Today, Samsung launches Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 in Singapore. It is actually a tablet with capacitive screen and digitizer all in one. Connected to a dock, it can become desktop-like computer or a laptop. Running on Windows 7 with front and rear camera. The RRP is S$1,688 and available this more. More information after the break.
Here is the specification of this Samsung SLATE PC Series 7.
*All are based on factory specifications. Product design, specifications and colors are subject to change without notice and may vary from those shown. Battery life based on Mobile Mark test scores that will vary based on configuration. Warranty service availability and response times may vary from country to country and may also be subject to registration requirements in the country of purchase. OS reveals lower HDD capacity than the specification as the difference of the calculation way and recovery partition.
And the Press Release
Samsung SLATE PC Series 7 defines your computing world
Smart crossover notebook PC in a slate form-factor allows maximum mobility and performance
SINGAPORE, April 2012 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, 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.
Customized Slate PC
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 user-interface and a wide variety of input methods, including a digitizer pen, touch screen interface and optional 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.
Full Experience on the Go
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.
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About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 222,000 people in 205 offices across 71 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.