Samsung has announced the availability of five new notebooks, each one tailored to meet the needs of any notebook user. These notebooks are said to be ideal for viewing HD video, managing digital music, editing photos or playing PC games. With the integration of wireless connectivity and LED backlit displays, Samsung believes these products are ideal to be used both as mobile devices as well as desktop replacements for all-day use.
Samsung Electronics announced the launch of its newest notebook computer series, the Samsung R30 series featuring the R430 and R530 and the Samsung R80 series including the R480, R580 and R780, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. These notebooks are said to be ideal for viewing HD video, managing digital music, editing photos or playing the coolest PC games.
‚With Samsung’s new notebook models, we’re excited to deliver a both stylish design and high performance,‚ said Todd Bouman director of product marketing at Samsung Electronics Information Technology Division.
‚Combining a range of wireless connectivity options and LED backlit displays, these products are ideal to be used both as mobile devices as well as desktop replacements for all-day use.‚
Multimedia powerhouse notebooks – 80 Series
Available in Samsung’s ‚Touch of Color‚ gradation with various patterns and including a Blu-Ray optical drive in the R480 and R580, these laptops are perfect for watching movies both at home and on the go. Additionally, the nVIDIA GeForce graphics card included in the R580 and R780 will appeal to the gamer in any household. The HD LED backlit displays (17.3‚ for the R780, 15.6‚ for the R580 and 14.0‚ for the R480) provide the sharp images and bold colours with a proper 16:9 aspect ratio.
Based on the Intel Core i5 430M processor, the 80 series comes equipped with a 500 GB hard drive. With a 1.3 MP Web cam and integrated microphone, they are ideal for use with communicating with friends and family over Skype or other VoIP networks.
Crafted to perform – R30 Series
Also, available in Samsung’s ‚Touch of Color‚ gradation with various patterns in stylish white and red respectively, the Samsung R430 and Samsung R530 are built using the Intel Core 2 Duo T6600 processor and contain a 320GB hard drive. They each pack 4GB DDR3 memory and an Intel GMA 4500MHD graphics card, making them ideal machines for office users and gamers alike. The R530 also comes equipped with a 17-key numeric keypad.
These new notebooks offer a variety of visual options. The 16:9 aspect ratio of the bright, high-resolution 14 inch and 15.6 inch LED HD displays make the Samsung R430 and Samsung R530, ideal for viewing a wide variety of content.
The R-series’ ergonomic design allows for a more enjoyable and productive user experience. Samsung notebooks are perfect as a desktop replacement as well as an on-the-go computing solution.
The Samsung R430 and R530 will retail for around $670 and the Samsung R78, carries a recommended retail price of $929. The R480 and R580 will be available from March 2010 at price points of $829 and $949 respectively.
Samsung R480/ R580
‚Ä¢ CPU: Intel Core i3-330M Processor/ Intel Core i5-430M Processor ‚Ä¢ Memory: 4GB (DDR3 / 2GB x 2) ‚Ä¢ Screen: 14.0‚ /15.6″ LED HD ‚Ä¢ Resolution: 1366 x 768 ‚Ä¢ Graphics: nVIDIA GeForce GT 310M (R580) ‚Ä¢ Intel GMA 4500 MHD (R480) ‚Ä¢ Speakers: 3 W Stereo Speaker (1.5 W x 2) ‚Ä¢ Audio technology: HD Audio ‚Ä¢ Web camera: 1.3 MP ‚Ä¢ Internal microphone ‚Ä¢ Hard Drive: 500GB 5400 RPM ‚Ä¢ Wireless LAN: 802.11bg/n ‚Ä¢ LAN: Gigabit Ethernet
‚Ä¢ CPU: Intel Core i5-430M Processor ‚Ä¢ Memory: 4 GB (DDR3 / 2GB x 2) ‚Ä¢ Display: 17.3″” LED HD+ ‚Ä¢ Resolution: 1600 x 900 ‚Ä¢ Graphics: nVIDIA GeForce GT 330M ‚Ä¢ Speakers: 4 W Stereo Speaker (2 W x 2) ‚Ä¢ Audio technology: HD Audio ‚Ä¢ Webcam: 1.3 MP ‚Ä¢ Hard Drive: 500GB 5400 RPM ‚Ä¢ Wireless LAN: 802.11bg/n ‚Ä¢ LAN: Gigabit Ethernet ‚Ä¢ Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
Samsung R430 / R530
‚Ä¢ CPU: Intel Core2 Duo T6600 Processor ‚Ä¢ Memory: 4 GB (DDR3 / 2GB x 2) ‚Ä¢ Display: 14.0″” LED HD (R430) / 15.6″” LED HD (R530) ‚Ä¢ Resolution: 1366 x 768 ‚Ä¢ Graphics: Intel GMA 4500MHD ‚Ä¢ Speakers: 3 W Stereo Speaker (1.5 W x 2) ‚Ä¢ Audio technology: HD Audio ‚Ä¢ Webcam ‚Ä¢ Hard Drive: 320GB 5400 RPM ‚Ä¢ Wireless LAN: 802.11bg/n ‚Ä¢ LAN: 10/100 Ethernet
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