Samsung presents the teams that launch with Windows 8
We are 10 days of the global launch of Windows 8, and companies are already making known all the news presented in conjunction with the new operating system from Microsoft, which has to touch one of their main forms of use.
So, Samsung unveiled its new equipment and prices that will, with the “Smart PC” at the top. According to Samsung, the “Smart PC” is a new category, but is actually a hybrid between laptop and tablet. All equipment shown by the Korean company would come with Windows 8 Windows Pro instead of RT. Apparently the company has not decided how to make computers “light” with this second version of the operating system, designed for devices with ARM processors (mainly tablets).
The cheaper the team ATIV Smart PC 500T, for $ 750 with keyboard or $650 without the keyboard, followed by PC Pro ATIV 700T, for $ 1,200.
The first includes a stylus and touch screen to accept the five fingers, an Intel Atom processor, 2 GB of RAM and a 11.6 screen. The 700T includes the same screen, but is sensitive to 10 fingers, an Intel Core i5 processor and 4GB of RAM.
Samsung also relaunch its current notebooks to integrate the new operating system, starting with the Series 9 Premium Ultrabook (USD $ 1,400 for the 15-inch and $1300 for the 13-inch), Series 7 (USD $1,100 for 15-inch) and 5 Series Ultra Touch (13.3 inch touch screen, for USD $ 860 USD Core i5 and Core i3 $810).
He highlighted its line of “all in one” with touch capabilities, from USD $800 for 21.5-inch model.
– Samsung Reveals lineup, pricing on Windows 8 hybrids & ultrabooks (VentureBeat)
– Samsung Smart TIVA TIVA PC and Samsung Smart PC Pro, at first glance (Engadget)