Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Google Says Android Lollipop Does Not Encrypt Data Due To Performance Issues
Apple To Release Fix For Freak Security Bug
Mozilla Brings Native Games to the Web
AMD Enters The Virtual Reality market With Liquid VR
SanDisk Creates New Storage Category With InfiniFlash All-Flash Storage System
HyperX Releases FURY And High-capacity Predator DDR4 Kits
ARM Announces Enlighten 3 Engine
Samsung Lost Top Position to Apple in Q4's Global Smartphone Market
Active Discussions
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
need help on some cd burning...
 Home > News > PC Parts > Samsung...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Samsung Enters U.S. Notebook Market


Samsung said it is re-entering

Samsung is dividing its new notebook lineup into the "N", "P", "R", "Q" and "X" Series.

N Series: Its premium netbook, the NC10, in white or metallic-blue colored cases, starts at $499 with a 10.2-inch display (1024x600) and 160 GB hard drive. It is based on Intel's 1.6GHz Atom processor. It's weight is 2.8 lbs and it will be available with Windows XP Home SP3 installed.

P Series: They come with higher-performing processors like the Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 and include models with 14.1-inch and 15.4 inch displays (1280x800) and either could be used for multimedia or higher-end applications. They come equipped with a 320GB HDD, 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.0 +EDR and Microsoft Vista Business OS. The 14.1-inch system is priced at $1,199 and the 15.4-inch at $1,499.

Q Series: Samsung's "All -purpose" series includes two models that are both built with glossy, red-and-black cases, either 250 GB or 320 GB of storage, and priced at $1,199 and $1,349, respectively.

R Series: In includes the R610-64G model, which is built with a 16-inch screen, an Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 and an NVIDIA GeForce 9200M GS graphics chip. It has a 16" (1366x768 16:9) LCD display, a 250 GB HDD, 3GB/4GB of RAM and its weight is 6.1lbs. It comes with Microsoft Vista Home installed. This notebook is priced at $1,049. Samsung says this series could be considered a desktop replacement.

X series: Like Apple's Air, Samsung's X-Series premium lightweight notebooks come with options for either a hard drive or solid state memory. But Samsung's X360 is priced at $2,499 and carries 128 gigabytes of flash memory, twice the 64 GB that comes with the Apple Air selling for $2,598.

The X360 weighs 2.8 pounds and has an ultra-thin, tapered wedge design with a magnesium allow chassis, an aluminum top and a "pebble"-style keyboard.

Samsung's hard-drive version, the X460, starts at $1,899 for a 160-gigabyte hard drive, twice the capacity of Apple's existing MacBook Air model that is priced at $1,799 for an 80-gigabyte drive. The X460 weighs just under 4.2 pounds.

Samsung has a cost advantage over the other compatitive players in the netbook/notebook market. Many of the components inside Samsung devices are made by its semiconductor and other finished product businesses. This includes Samsung's SuperBrite light-emitting diode, backlit liquid crystal displays.

Samsung's announcement coincides with Apple's announcement later on Tuesday of upgraded notebook models.


Previous
Next
JVC Launches New 500GB Blu-Ray Recorder        All News        Scientists Warn of Health Risks From Exposure to Noise From Personal Music Players
Apple Redesigns MacBooks, Cuts Prices     PC Parts News      Apple to Unveil New Laptops Next Week

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Lost Top Position to Apple in Q4's Global Smartphone Market
Samsung Releases New Image Sensor and NFC IC For Mobile Devices
Crafted from Metal and Glass, Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Are Here
Samsung Says Semiconductor Technology Can Easily Scale Down to 5nm
Samsung To Showcase IoT, Network Functions Virtualization and 5G Technologies at MWC 2015
Samsung Introduces First 128-Gigabyte Universal Flash Storage for Smartphones
Group Files FTC Complaint Against Samsung’s Smart TVs
Samsung, SK Telecom to Collaborate Demonstrate 5G at MWC
This Is The New Samsung Galaxy S6
Samsung to Supply Memory Chips To LG, Apple
Samsung SDI Buys Magna 's Battery Pack
Samsung Releases Public Safety LTE Solution

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .