Samsung Series 7 Slate PC Launched in Kenya
Samsung has today introduced to the Kenyan market the Slate Series 7 PC. The Slate Series which was launched globally in August boasts portability while also offering full features of an average PC.
According to Samsung’s Regional General Manager in charge of IT, Mr. Nandan Nair, the Series 7 Slate is targeted at the on-the-go users who need a slim, lightweight computer but can’t afford to sacrifice true PC functionality.
The Slate Series 7 measures only 0.5 inch thick, runs on Windows 7 and only weighs 900 grams.
It is a full-powered PC with a 11.6-inch screen,Intel Core i5 processor, Windows 7 Home Premium or Windows 7 Professional operating system and up to 128 GB solid state hard drive.
The Slaate let users quickly type using the on-screen keyboard and navigate through the its features with the capacitive multi-touch screen, or write naturally on the screen using an electromagnetic pen. Great for taking meeting notes, create documents and reports in Microsoft Office 2010, or just browse online.
The device packs an integrated microphone, front 2MP camera and a 3MP rear camera that can record audio/visual files. The photos/videos can can be stored and shared via the full-sized USB port or Wi-Fi, WiMAX and HSPA connection.
The Series 7 features Samsung’s exclusive Fast Start technology, which enables the slate to transition from a hybrid sleep mode to full functionality in two – three seconds, enabling users to quickly jump into work or play anywhere. The device also packs the Samsung touch interface to help the users streamline their lives by providing seamless access to applications used every day such as Facebook, Twitter, maps and media content.
The Series 7 Slate screen features vivid Samsung Superbright Plus Technology as well as a vibrant 16 million color range, making it ideal for viewing everything from presentations to photos or videos. The wide 170 degree viewing angle makes it easy to view content from anywhere, as well as to display materials to friends and colleagues.
An optional Bluetooth keyboard, docking station and mouse add further convenience and create a desktop PC experience for business users planning to settle in at a desk while traveling. The docking station replaces the traditional desktop by providing the interface and computing power; it also gives users the flexibility to sync up to a larger monitor for even more efficient multitasking.
Samsung’s exclusive Easy Settings make it effortless to connect the Series 7 Slate to new wireless networks, projectors and more by giving you easy access to commonly used PC settings, resulting in stress-free business travel and presentations.
Samsung Easy Migration allows users to seamlessly transfer existing files by connecting their old PC to the Series 7 Slate, launching and starting Easy Migration and letting the PC do the rest. With up to seven hours of battery life, the Series 7 Slate ensures an all day connection for optimal productivity while on-the-go.
The inclusion of Samsung Power Plus technology means that the Series 7 Slate battery will retain 80 percent of the original battery capacity for up to 1,500 charges – giving users a battery that works whenever and wherever they need it, even after three years of use.