Samsung unveiled 2 new Netbook and 3 new Notebook recently at their Samsung Flagship Store in VivoCity. This is the first time Samsung launched their netbook in Singapore. Previous Samsung netbook did not make it to the Singapore market. (Although I know someone who has it)
The Samsung N310 is a N280 netbook with 1GB RAM and 160GB harddisk. It is designed by leading international designer Naoto Fukasawa, whose works have won more than 50 design awards in Europe, America and Asia. The N310 has long battery life of up to 9.8 hours (with an extended 6 cell battery) because of the energy efficient LED display and optimized processing performance. It comes with a 10.1 inch frameless and scratch-proof LED screen and pebble design anti bacterial keyboard which is 93% the size of normal keyboard. It weighs 1.35kg, which is slightly heavier than most netbook in the market. The N310 will retail at $899. Only Black and Dark Blue is available for the Singapore market.
The Samsung N120 is also a 10.1 inch N280 netbook with 1GB RAM and 160GB harddisk. It comes with a 2.1 Channel speakers with subwoofer. The N120 has a 97% keyboard and is coated with anti bacteria finish. The 6 cell battery is able to provide up to 8 hours of battery life. The N120 weighs 1.28kg and will retail at $799. Comes in Black and White.
The Samsng X460 is a lightweight 14.1 inch Notebook. It weighs just 1.9 kg with a 6 cell battery (giving 6 hour battery life). The X460 is running on a Intel Centrino 2 processor 2.13GHz with 2GB RAM and 320 GB harddisk. The Samsung X460 will retail at $2099.
The Samsung R420 and R470 are 14 inch Notebook with 16:9 aspect ratio. Both weighs 2.24kg with a 6 cell battery which can give up to 4 hours of battery life. The best part about the R420 and R470 is that the USB port allows you to charge portable devices, even when the notebook is turned off. The R420 is on a Intel Pentium processor 2.16GHz and retails at $1199 while the R470 is on a Intel Core 2 Duo processor 2.16GHz and retails at $1449.