Samsung India announced the launch of its Windows 8-based devices in the Indian market. they launched not one, but 5 products in the Indian Market include the Ativ Smart PC and Ativ Smart PC Pro; Series 5 ULTRA Touch, Samsung’s first touch-enabled Ultrabook; Samsung Series 9 with 15-inch display; and AMD based Series 5 Ultrabook. All these Windows 8 based devices are now available in the Indian market.
The Ativ Smart PC and Ativ Smart PC Pro can be transformed from a traditional clamshell notebook PC to a tablet PC device. Each device features a detachable keyboard-docking system that allows users to easily switch between a clamshell notebook PC and a tablet PC form factor. In addition to commonly-provided input methods, the Ativ Smart PC and Ativ Smart PC Pro are equipped with the S Pen. The Ativ Smart PC and Ativ Smart PC Pro are only 9.9mm and 11.9mm thick, respectively. While the Ativ Smart PC Pro is priced at Rs 75,490, the Ativ Smart PC is priced at Rs 53,990.
Samsung Notebook Series 5 Ultra Touch is Samsung’s first touch-enabled Ultrabook based on windows 8. It is packed with a 13.3-inch HD SuperBright 10-finger multi-touchscreen and 3rd generation Intel Core processor. It also includes full-size HDMI port, one USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, 3-in-1 multi SD card slot, Ethernet and 1.3 megapixel webcam. The Samsung Notebook Series 5 Ultra Touch is priced at Rs 64,990.
The Samsung Series 9 notebook features a 15 inch display (matte), and it is the thinnest in the world at the moment. It also packs a 3rd Generation Intel Core i7 processor along with 4GB of RAM. The screen gets also gets a bump in brightness up to 400 nits. The new Series 9 Notebook now comes preloaded with Windows 8 /Windows 8 Pro, and is priced at Rs. 1,07,990.