Good news for those that looking for a budget friendly touch ultrabook but did not want to spend much money. Today we just get information if the South Korean multinational based company has officially release a new 13.3 inch budget friendly ultrabook, called as Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US. Yeah, if you are looking for new light and thin laptop only for day-to-day activities, the ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US laptop is one of the most affordable Samsung’s 13.3 inch multi touch ultrabook that you can get for price under $800.
Like other Samsung’s premium 13.3 inch ultra portable laptop, the newest member of the ATIV Book family also comes with a thin and light design. Measures 12.76 x 8.82 x 0.69 inches and weighing only at 3.48 lbs, Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US ultrabook is easy to carry around with you. Yeah, it still slightly thicker and heavier than Samsung NP900X3E-A02US Series 9 laptop which has dimension in 12.3 x 8.6 x 0.51 inches and weighing only at 2.55 lbs, but this model still feels light and perfect for companion at home, school or when you on the go. To reduce the price, the Mineral Ash Black ultrabook comes with a high quality plastic for construction, instead of high quality aluminum material on the commonly Samsung Series 9.
The ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US budget friendly laptop comes with a custom-made AMD quad-core processor which has a clock rates at 1.4GHZ and features a 2 MB of L2 cache. Under the hood, this machine incorporated with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM and built in 128 GB Solid State Drive of Serial ATA3 for internal storage. Yeah, this is not a high end multi touch machine, but the company promised if this machine provides up to 8 second of boot time and resume from sleep mode in 2 second. The 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system gives a stable platform and desirable performance for day to day office and light multimedia multitasks.
The integrated AMD Radeon as graphics accelerator and a 13.3 inch High Definition capacitive touch screen display offers a brightness of 250 nits, 16:9 aspect ratio, crisp images and good color when you watch 720p video or streaming movies from internet. Of course, this model also comes with LED backlight technology, support 10-point touch capabilities for easier operation through Windows 8 menu and support a 1366 x 768 native resolution. Built into bezel, the 720p HD web camera with internal digital microphone allows user to keep in touch with family and friends via video chats.
On the right side, there are a 3.5mm Headphone/Mic combo jack, USB 3.0 port and micro HDMI port to share and connect multimedia content into HDTV. On the other side, the 13.3 inch portable laptop brings a USB 2.0 port, VGA port, 3-in-1 multimedia card reader slot (Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity and SDXC cards), RJ 45 port for Ethernet LAN. Other specifications are Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth 4.0, high-speed 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN and a 2-cell Lithium battery that promises will gives up to 5 hours of battery usage on single charge.
Yeah, this is not the most powerful Samsung’s 13.3 inch premium laptop, but for budget-conscious costumers that want a portable machine to keep entertained, Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US ultrabook that has a price tag around at $799.99 is a great option. If you are looking for another Samsung’s ATIV Book 9 portable computer series which brings more impressive viewing experience and performance, we recommend you to take a look at Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus 13.3 inch ultrabook which comes with 4th generation of Intel Haswell processor and boasts a 13.3 inch WQHD display with support a 2560 x 1440 native resolution.