Another Samsung’s big tablet that designed for business and professional users and boasts a 11.6 inch brilliant display, named as Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C-A04US business tablet has arrived in US and ready now for order in major retailer and online. Comes with third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge platform as the heart, large storage space and a Full High Definition touch screen display with 10-point touch capability, the ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C-A04US Windows 8 tablet gives a great combination of powerful performance likes a high end tablet and portability like commonly tablet from other brand.
Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C-A04US is one of the most powerful Windows tablet that I have ever seen. If you look inside, this tablet looks a high end laptop than a tablet. Powered by third generation of generation of Intel Core i5-3317U dual core processor which has a base clock rates 1.7GHZ, Intel Hyperthreading technology support and incorporated with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM, this machine provides more than enough performance to handle the most demanding business applications, just like a medium class laptop. Like a Core i5-3317U’s laptop, the 11.6 inch tablet also features a 3 MB L3-Cache and backed by Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology, delivers more efficient and faster performance up to 2.6GHZ.
Speaking of power and graphics performance, Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C tablet looks identical to Gigabyte U2142-CF2 11.6 inch convertible laptop that also comes with Intel Core i5-3317U processor, expect the operating system. Inside, this device also integrated with Mobile Intel HM77 Express Chipset, 128GB SSD SATA2 for internal storage and Intel HD graphics 4000 as graphics engine, offering better performance and faster multimedia multitasks than other Windows tablet. As a business device, this model also preloaded with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 Pro as the operating system, delivers more stable platform for business tasks and better security features.
The ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C tablet is boasts a 11.6 inch Full High Definition capacitive touch screen display with support 10-point touch capability, provides very clear, brighter, crisp and more vivid color for both video and games. Like other high end tablet, the screen also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass display and capable to produces maximum internal resolution at 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Like commonly high end tablet, Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C-A04US tablet also comes with a high quality material. The “Black” aluminum for construction make it feel solid, easy to hold and comfortable in your hand. Measures 11.97 x 7.46 x 0.4 inches and weighing around at 1.96 lbs, this not the most thinnest and lightest tablet, but this is still easy to carry around and fit perfectly in shoulder bags. Sadly, the 4-cell lithium ion battery only can produces around 5 hours of battery life for multimedia usage, shorter than the Gigabyte convertible laptop that offers up to six hours of battery life.
The stereo speakers with SoundAlive technology offering a crisper, loud and rich sound for music, play games or watch 1080p HD video playback. There are also a 2.0 megapixel front facing camera with internal microphone for face to face video communications and a 5.0 megapixel camera on the back for capture photos and supports a 720p HD video recording. For fast and secure typing session, you can also connect it into an external full size keyboard.
Not only gives a performances like a laptop, the Samsung’s 11.6 inch tablet also brings a wide range of port interface, such as a 3.5mm headphone jack, microphone in jack, USB 3.0 port, micro SD card slot for memory expansion with support up to 32GB additional storage and micro HDMI port to connect and share multimedia content onto external HDTV. For connectivity, user can use Bluetooth 4.0 and Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless LAN with Wireless Display support.
Yeah this is not a budget friendly device, but for those who have unlimited budget and looking for a device that brings a portability of a tablet with the performance for work of a laptop, we think they should consider to buy this machine. If you are interested, Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T XE700T1C-A04US 11.6 inch Windows tablet is ready for order now with s starting price around at $1,363.99. So, what do you think? Is this device worth for your money? Looking for another alternative? Check MSI S20 0M-048US Slidebook 11.6 inch convertible laptop that powered by Intel Core i5-3337U processor and priced around at $999,99.