The South Korean tech giant expands their ATIV series of laptops with two more high-end devices. The first device is named as ATIV Book 9 Pro, which is loaded with a 4K screen. This device is the first such launched by Samsung to have a 4K device. The second one is named ATIV Book 9 Spin, which has got a 3600 spinnable hinge. Now let us look on the features that Samsung embedded in the device.
ATIV Book 9 Pro
Samsung used to focus on developing and launching smartphones. But at times the company also launches high end devices like ATIV series of laptops. The ATIV Book 9 Pro laptop is having a dimension of 14.72*9.83*0.70 inches with a weight of nearly 4.45lbs. As I mentioned earlier, this is the first laptop with 4K display from Samsung. The display is sized at 15.6 inchesedge to edge, which is touch enabled. The screen resolution comes to be 3840*2160 pixels.The keyboard of the device is embedded with Backlit feature, which would help in using the lap even in dim light or even in the darkness.This particular device is powered by 6th generation Core i7-6700 HQ chipset from Intel. The processor is having a processing speed of 2.60GHz. Graphics in the laptop is supported by NVIDIA GeForce GTX950M with 2GB. The memory of the device comes to be 8GB RAM. The storage of the device is managed by SSD SATA 3 with 256GB space. The device is also integrated with Type-C 3.1 port. In addition to this ATIV Book 9 Pro is also loaded with three USB v3.0 ports for faster transfer of data. Adding to it, the device is loaded with an HDMI port that supports 4K, headphone jack and SD external card reader. The battery manages to power-up the device for nearly 6.5 hours without charging in-between.
ATIV Book 9 Spin
Unlike ATIV Book 9 Pro, ATIV Book 9 Spin is not loaded with 4K display. But it loaded with a screen that measures 13.3 inches edge to edge. The screen resolution comes to be 3200*1800 pixels supporting QHD+. The screen is touch enabled. As the name suggests, the device can be used as laptop or tablet or as tended mode with the help of 3600 rotatable hinges. Samsung managed to integrate an outdoor mode where you can elevate the screen to 700nit illumination whenever required. The new hybrid laptop weighs to be 2.87lbs.The device is powered by latest Core i7 processor from Intel family. The processor clocks a speed of 2.5GHz, which ensures that the device is functioning without any lags in their processing. The battery is fine-tuned to provide uninterrupted power for upto 7 hours.
Availability and Pricing
Samsung declared that both the devices, ATIV Book 9 Pro and ATIV Book 9 Spin, will be available on the official website of Samsung and also on Best Buy. ATIV Book 9 Pro will be available for sale in US by a ready payment of $1599. On the other hand ATIV Book 9 Spin is tagged at a price of $1399. Both the devices will be launched only after the second week of November.