Breaking the thin line between a smartphone, a tablet, and a laptop, Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro is a powerful transformer gadget that includes a micro-SIM Card Slot. What is so smart about this gadget?Well, it can handle basic to complicated tasks. How? Take a look at some of the cool features of this “newbie” that we think is Samsung’s approach to revolutionize the computing industry.
It’s a Transformer Gadget
At first look, the Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro doesn’t look any different from a mini notebook. But, it can actually be disconnected from its keyboard if you want to use it as a tablet. Its 11.6” HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 is a capacitive touch screen. Unlike the Microsoft Surface Pro, its keyboard isn’t made of a thin rubber-like material. Samsung ATIV’s keyboard is a full-fledged hardware that once attached to the tablet; it’ll definitely look like a laptop. You can use it as a smartphone because it has a micro-SIM Card slot. Just like the Samsung Galaxy Note, it also includes an S-Pen stylus should you wish to do some sketches or scribble important notes on the go.
Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro runs the Professional Edition of Windows. This ecosystem matters a lot because with Windows, it simply means that you can install all the applications that can only be enjoyed in a PC. If you’re into movie editing, you can install the Adobe Premiere or AVID video editing software. For graphic designers, you can load the Photoshop application to your ATIV Smart PC. Microsoft Office 2013 comes pre-installed with this “newbie” making it a powerful work gizmo.
Its CPU is Intel Core i5 with Intel HD Graphics 4000. On top of that is a 4GB DDR3 RAM. That’s a lot better than the Apple iPad’s 1GB of RAM and its A6 mobile processor. Aside from WiFi, Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro includes a 4G/LTE chip. Depending on your carrier, you can expect blazing speeds of up to 100Mbps. As far as the internal memory is concerned, ATIV Smart PC Pro packs a 128GB Solid-state Drive. There is also a Micro-SD Card Reader for expansion storage. The tablet boasts of a 5-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel web camera. Should you wish to connect it to a projector, there’s a Micro HDMI port. A fast and reliable USB 3.0 port is also on the tablet’s side should you wish to export and import files or if you want to connect it to a printer.
According to reviews, it has a good battery life that could last up to 8 hours. It has a sturdy built and is comfortable to use. The keyboard uses the battery of the tablet. It doesn’t have a battery of its own. Its superb specs, the ability to transform, and the 4G LTE connectivity is the gadget’s ultimate selling point.
Check-out a video review of the Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro below (video courtesy of Rappler):
image courtesy of Samsung.com