With Consumer Electronics Show or CES 2015 barely a week ago companies are all pulling up their socks for a string of new gadget launches. Samsung is a well known consumer electronics brand and is all prepared with scheduled launch of its Series 9 Ultrabook and Series 7 AIO PC with curved screen at CES 2015. This important launch announcement comes just days ahead of Samsung’s CES Keynote on January 5th.
The 12.2 inch series 9 laptop or ultrabook, also called as Ativ Book 9 in some markets will flaunt a sleek and fanless design and will compete with Apple MacBook. Apparently the Series 9 Ultrabook or Ativ Book 9 will be made available in two configurations. The cheaper one will be sold for $1,200 (approx. INR. 75,000) and will come with 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of solid state draive or SSD. On the other hand the costlier sibling will set you back by $1,400 (approx. INR. 89,000) and boasts of 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of SSD.
Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook 2015 Features and Specifications:
The Samsung Series 9 ultrabook 2015 is very sleek at just 11.8 mm of thickness and manages to weight just 950 grams. The beautiful 12.2 inch display boasts of 2560×1600 pixels resolution coupled with adaptive display technology borrowed from Samsung Galaxy smartphones. The 2015 Ultrabook draws its raw processing power from an Intel Core M processor (5Y10c), dual-core which is clocked at 800MHz ±200MHz depending on the setting.
This dual-core processor clocked at a base frequency of 800 MHz and Turbo boost frequency could go as high as 2 GHz. The Series 9 Ultrabook also features the Intel HD 5300 graphics solution. It runs on Windows 8.1 and could last up to 12 hours of usage on a single charge. In case you further want to enhance the battery output then you can use ultra power saving mode borrowed from Samsung phones. Apparently this model is currently available across South Korean retail outlets and will be showcased at CES, Las Vegas.
Samsung Series 7 AiO Specifications and Features:
Samsung Series 7 All in One PC boasts to be the first with a curved screen and sports a 27-inch curved display with 1080 pixels resolution coupled with 300 nits of brightness. In addition to that the display could also be turned into a TV using a TV tuner option in it.
The AiO PC also features two 10 W speakers which comes power packed with Dolby Digital Home Theater Sound. The Series 7 AiO runs Windows 8.1 and is powered by an Intel Core i5 processor alongside 1 TB of HDD coupled with 8 GB of RAM. It features Bluetooth connectivity and a webcam capable of recording videos at 1080p resolution. The AiO has four USB ports, out of which 3 are USB 3.0 compatible.
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Apparently, Samsung’s Series 7 AiO’s 1080p resolution is way lower than its competitor. Apple’s 27-inch iMac’s have been featuring 2560×1600 pixels resolution for quite sometime now. On top of that this PC from Samsung doesn’t feature a dedicated GPU but it employs Intel’s own internal graphics solution.