Samsung launches Ultra Notebook in UAE
Samsung’s first Ultrabook™ Series is thin, light and powerful
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – March 20, 2012 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, today introduced the new Samsung Notebook Series 5 ULTRA, which redefines computing experience by offering top of the line performance in a thin, light and stylish device.
The Series 5 ULTRA is powered by a 2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor; combined with ExpressCache™ system by Diskeeper and a powerful AMD Radeon™ HD graphics card, delivering an incredible experience packed in a thin and light design.
“We ended 2011 on a high note with 66 percent growth in the Samsung Notebook PC business in the region,. We are confident, that the launch of the Series 5 ULTRA will further strengthen our notebook lineup and solidify our growing position within the Notebook PC industry”, said Denzil Dsouza, Business Head of Notebooks. “With the Series 5 ULTRA, consumers will be able to enjoy superior performance, trendy looks and complete portability in a thin and lightweight device and is a Full Option Ultrabook”
Unleashing Hidden Features
Available in 14”, the Series 5 ULTRA reveals its performance through an Intel® Core™ i5-2467M processor, up to 8GB memory, ExpressCache™ system by Diskeeper and AMD Radeon™ HD graphics card. As a result, the Series 5 ULTRA is able to fast boot in just 20 seconds, wake up in 2 seconds, whilst web browsing is twice as fast as the previous generation notebook PCs.
Performance alone is insufficient without enough space to store your data. Due to the development of digital image devices and various media platforms, files are getting larger every day, increasing the need for bigger user storage. Despite the recent trend of cloud storage, local storage is still preferred among users on a daily basis. Not to compromise these needs the Series 5 ULTRA 14” offers up to 500 GB ultra storage capacity ensuring that users never need to carry a peripheral storage device with them.
The performance has been further enhanced by the extended battery life. The Samsung Series 5 ULTRA delivers up to 6.4 hours of battery life on a single charge, to make sure users enjoy the ultra features throughout the day. The Samsung Battery Life Plus is 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.
ULTRA of your Choice
To meet the concept of being the true companion of consumers, the Samsung Series 5 ULTRA will be offered in14” model .
The 14” model equipped with Intel® Core™ i5 processor, up to 4GB memory and 16GB SSD with ExpressCache™ system offers exceptional performance. For larger storage and heightened visual experience, the Series 5 ULTRA 14” embraces up to 500GB storage as well as an AMD Radeon™ HD7550M 1GB graphics card. An integrated Optical Disc Drive is also installed for maximum convenience. In terms of connectivity, the 14” model offers full-size HDMI, VGA, two USB 3.0, one USB 2.0, 4-in-1 multi SD card slot, Ethernet and webcam. All the above features are packed into a 20.9mm thin and 1.84kg light chassis.
The model carries Samsung’s superior LCD technology with 300nit HD LED SuperBright screen, Image Enhancer technology and anti-reflective screen, enabling consumers an ultra viewing experience no matter where the user is.
The Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook will be available across all major electronics stores in UAE, retailing at AED 3,999.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 222,000 people in 205 offices across 71 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.