The new hybrid
Display and Design
The Samsung Ativ XE700T1C-A01IN Ultrabook features an intriguingly sharp, crisp and vibrant 11.6-inch LED backlit display offering a full HD resolution of 1,080 x 1,920 pixels. While texts appear as if being printed on a paper, the videos and games will keep you engrossed. The multi touch display supports up to 10 touch points.
The device comes with an overall thickness of 11.9 mm and a weight of 0.888 kg which enables you to tug it in and lug around easily. You can easily detach the screen from the keyboard dock and use it as a tablet. The screen can be easily inserted back into the metal hinges. The fully plastic outfit is a matter of concern in such a premium device.
Processor and Platform
The hybrid is powered by a 1.7GHz Intel Core i5 3rd gen processor aided by a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM. It relies on Intel HD 4000 GPU for managing rich movies and games. It runs on tile based Windows 8 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The top half of the Samsung Ativ XE700T1C-A01IN Ultrabook flaunts a brilliant 2MP front webcam and a powerful 5MP rear shooter to account for all kinds of photographic needs. The dual array digital microphone paired with the webcam makes high resolution video calling noise free. It has 128GB of SSD memory which provides ultra fast response. The stereo speakers powered by SoundAlive technology score well.
Battery and Connectivity
The Samsung Ativ XE700T1C-A01IN Ultrabook is juiced up by a 4 cell Li-ion battery and can be connected via 1 USB 3.0 slot, HDMI out, WLAN, Bluetooth, VGA port, HDMI out, multi card slot reader and Ethernet port. The good news is that most of these features are functional in the tablet mode as well.
Go for the Samsung Ativ XE700T1C-A01IN Ultrabook if you want the advantage of utilizing two different gadgets by carrying just one. It boasts of a powerful Intel Core i5 processor, light and slim body, fast SSD memory and brilliant cameras at both ends. However, you will find many similar gadgets at much lesser price.