Samsung today announced the launch of Series 7 ultra-thin notebook computer. The notebook sport less than an inch thick design, making it an Ultrabook as per Intel’s specification. What is interesting about this baby is that it sports a sleek brushed-aluminum body and and a stunningly thin bezel screen, making it damn classy. Perfect for business professionals looking to make a statement. The Series 7 notebook comes in two sizes — 14-inch and 15.6-inch.
Incorporating Samsung’s latest Max Screen technology, the Series 7 enables users to experience up to an extra inch of viewing without sacrificing mobility or portability, with the 14-inch display being contained within the form factor traditionally associated with a 13-inch model.
Furthermore, the Series 7 boast of ExpressCache technology which accelerates boot-up and start times. It provides an extra 8GB of flash memory on the motherboard enabling faster start-up as well as increasing the overall performance. Web browsing is up to 50-60 percent quicker.
It also features Samsung’s exclusive FastStart technology, which enables the laptop to transition from a hybrid sleep mode to full functionality in as little as two-three seconds, while Quick Boot has the notebook ready to go – from cold – in just 19 seconds, enabling users to quickly jump into work or play while on-the-go.
The Series 7 notebook comes in two sizes — 14-inch and 15.6-inch. Both of them has HD+ (1600 x 900) high resolution, matte display featuring 16 million colors and 300 nit brightness.
Specification include second generation Intel Core i5/i7 processor, AMD Radeon HD6750M/6490M graphics card, up to 8GB DDR3 memory, and 750GB hard drive.
Other features include 802.11bgn WiFi, 3W (1.5 W x 2) stereo speakers, 1.3MP webcam, and card reader.
The machine is based on Windows 7 operating system and offer up to 9 hours of battery life.
The Samsung Series 7 will be available starting October 2, 2011. It will retail for $999 – $1,299.