The Samsung S-Pen Series 5 and 7 Slate PCs Have Detachable Keyboards

At the IFA 2012 press conference, Samsung has announced a new line of products.  Devices that stand out includes this half-tablet and half-notebook.  This is one of the devices in the Series 5 and Series 7 slate PCs .  This half-tablet and half-notebook also works with the S-Pen stylus.

The S-Pen stylus was first announced when the Samsung Galaxy Note was launched.  The Series 5 and Series 7 slate PCs were introduced.  Using the S-Pen, you can put together handwritten notes or draw sketches.

There will be two different 11.6″ models.  The Series 7 has an 1920 x 1080 multitouch display and the Series 5 has a 1366 x 768 display.

These devices will have the Windows 8 operating system built in.  The Series 7 model has an Intel Core i5-3317U processor (dual core 1.7GHz), 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD drive, and will retail for $1,199.

The Series 5 will have an Intel Atom Z2760 processor (dual-core), 2GB RAM, 64GB SSD drive, and is available for $749 (or $649 without the detachable keyboard).  Both products will work with Bluetooth 4.0 and will be released on October 26.


This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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