Monday, April 11, 2011

Samsung S9/13.3-Inch Laptops Review

Samsung S9/13.3-Inch Laptops Review
It really seems that the notebook to fight for the title of “MacBook Air killer” just bigger with the release of S9 super-thin notebook CES 2011 Samsung 13.3-inch is packed with 2′nd generation Intel Core CPU, also known as Sandy Bridge.

And, in fact, S9 really what it takes to challenge Apple with a colleague, given that he is an ultra-thin profile of 0.64 inches, while weighing only 3 pounds, is also partly due to the fact that it is made of materials known as Duralumin, usually found in advanced aircraft.

According to Samsung, Series 9 comes with a 13.3-inch LED-backlit display with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels, 400-nit brightness, 100,000:1 contrast ratio with 16 million colors, 160 degree wide viewing angle and a brightness of ambient light sensor that screen based on lighting conditions and adjusts surrounding areas reducing the user’s eyes.

Moving to a hardware configuration, it is interesting to note that the S9 is powered by Intel Core i5 second generation processor 2537M (1.40 GHz, 3MB, turbo to 2.3 GHz) with 4 GB of DDR3 memory and a maximum of 128GB Solid State Drive (SSD).

The device is based on HD GT2 Intel Integrated Graphics, and packet 3 watt (1.5W x 2) stereo speakers and a 1.5-watt subwoofer in a slim body, while the new lithium polymer low-power helps achieve up to 6 , average 5 hours battery stamina.

“It weighs less than 3 kg., The Samsung 9 Series is designed to stand out, but the idea of reimagining traditional notebooks,” said Scott Ledterman, marketing director at Samsung Mobile PC Business Enterprise Division.

“When designing a laptop premium Series 9, Samsung wants an unforgettable experience, with no restrictions. 9 Series Laptop succeeded in the style of performance, elegance and use in ultra thin and light package of convenience,” added Mr Ledterman.

Clearly, this is far from affordable, like the Samsung 9 series is scheduled to be available in February 2011, starting at $ 1,599.