Samsung launches Series 5 ultrabook in Korea

Samsung Electronics has launched a new ultrabook on the Korean market. The new device belongs to the so called Series 5 and packs more than decent hardware.

The ultrabook is available in two different sizes – with a 13-inch and 14-inch display and comes with an Intel Core i5 processor and 8 GB of fast DDR3 memory. Both displays support 1366×768 resolution. There’s also a 1 TB hard drive coupled with 16 GB of SSD storage space, an optical drive, AMD HD 7550M videoprocessor, a USB port, Ethernet, Wi-Fi support, VGA and HDMI ports.

The new Series 5 ultrabook features the so called ExpressCache technology that allows users to boot in just 7 seconds from hibernation. The ultrabook also supports Samsung’s new Fast Start technology that helps the notebook get from sleep to working desktop in just 2 seconds.

Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook

Still, there’s a catch. If you look at Intel’s ultrabook guidelines – which specify 20 mm thickness for the chassis and 1.4 kg of weight – the 13-inch model falls within specifications while the 14-inch does not with its 20.9 mm thickness and 1.8 kg of weight.

Official release will happen at the end of December. The 13-inch model will cost 720 GBP while the 14-inch will set you back 750 GBP.

Later down the road Samsung is expected to release the new Series 5 ultrabooks for the rest of the world. When? Only the Korean company knows for sure.


Source: Gizmocrave

Related posts

Thermalright announces world’s smallest 120 mm CPU cooler

The company Thermalright has announced the True Spirit 120M CPU cooler – claimed to be the world’s smallest 120 mm CPU cooler. Designed to fit in Micro ATX cases the new CPU cooler features a height of just 145 mm, which is 16 per cent lower than other 120 mm...

REDCON

REDCON

REDCON is an unusual but interesting game that you can get for free on Google Play. The game alters the course of history and takes you to a world where World War I never ended so as a result a hundred years later everything we know has been destroyed. You are tasked with defeating the last...

Casio adds four new models to its Green Slim projectors line

Casio America has announced that their mercury-free, laser and LED Hybrid Light Source GREEN SLIM Projector family received four new additions in the mane of  XJ-A255V, XJ-A250, XJ-A155V and XJ-A150 models. The new lamp free models utilize Casio’s innovative Hybrid Light Source technology and...

Leave a comment