Samsung has launched two of its new Series 5 Ultra notebooks in India. The Series 5 ultrabooks are powered by the Intel Core i5 processor and are available in 13” and 14” screen sizes. Both the uptrabooks have innovative features from Samsung such as FastStart and ExpressCache storage that enables a fast boot-up for these ultrabooks which is close to 20 seconds.
Launching the new Ultra notebooks, Mr. Ranjit Yadav, Country Head -Samsung Mobile & IT said, “The Series 5 Ultrabooks are a true showcase of Samsung’s capability to innovate and bring to life products that are designed keeping in mind the requirements of our consumers. With the Series 5, our consumers will be able to enjoy superior performance, great looks and complete portability. With the launch of Samsung Ultrabooks, we are creating a new segment within the Notebook space.”
Specs & Features of the 13 inch Series 5 Samsung Ultrabook
- 14.9~17.6mm thin
- 1.42kg light (w/SSD)
- Intel Core i5 processor with 8GB memory
- up to 500GB storage and 16GB iSSD with ExpressCache (Consumers can also choose from a 128GB SSD or 258GB SSD as their preferred storage)
- A full-size HDMI port along with one USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, 4-in-1 multi SD card slot, Ethernet and webcam.
Specs & Features of the 14 inch Series 5 Samsung Ultrabook
- Intel Core i5 processor
- 8GB memory and 16GB iSSD with ExpressCache
- Support for storage of up to 1TB
- AMD Radeon™ HD7550M 1GB graphics card
- Integrated Optical Disc Drive
- HDMI, VGA, two USB 3.0, one USB 2.0, 4-in-1 multi SD card slot, Ethernet and webcam
- 20.9mm thin and 1.84kg light chassis
Two features which are common to both the ultrabooks are their impressive battery and awesome display. The ultrabooks offer 6.4 hours of battery life on a single charge and has a true anti-aging battery technology which keeps 80 percent of the cell’s original capacity in a life cycle lasting up to 1,500 charging cycles / three years. This ensures that the battery can last up to five times longer than other notebooks. The screen resolution on the notebooks is 1366 x 768 pixels coupled with Samsung’s SuperBright Technology.
The 13 inch Series 5 Samsung Ultrabook costs Rs. 48,990/- and the 14 inch Series Ultra notebook costs Rs. 54,390/-.