Samsung today announced its stylish Series 5 Chromebook, a 12.1" 3.3 pounder with dual core CPU that runs Google's Chrome OS. The Samsung Series 5 Chromebook has a slim 0.79" body and comes in Titan Silver or White finish. Here is more info on this upcoming Chrome notebook:
Samsung Series 5 will connect you to your data anytime, anywhere through 3G, WLAN and a 4-in-1 Card Reader. Verizon Wireless has partnered with Samsung and Google to provide 3G connectivity for the Series 5 in the U.S. Verizon will provide up to 100MBs per month of Mobile Broadband service included with device for two years.
The Series 5 weighs 3.3 lbs. and has a battery life of up to 8.5 hours. The Series 5 starts up in less than ten seconds.
- 0.79-inch thin case designed for comfort and mobility - Full-size Chrome keyboard - Oversized multi-touch trackpad - Intel Dual-core Processor -; 16:10 resolution - 12.1-inch SuperBright Display ? 36% brighter than standard display - Starts up in less than 10-seconds - Resumes instantly from standby - Up to 8.5 hours battery life - HD Webcam, built-in digital microphone and stereo speakers - Two USB ports capable of charging mobile phones and accessories, connecting digital cameras and media storage devices - Support for removable media cards (SD, SDHC, MMC) for photos, videos, music and documents
The Samsung Series 5 will launch in the U.S. June 15, 2011 from Amazon.com and BestBuy.com. The Wi-Fi + 3G model will retail at $499.99, and the Wi-Fi only model will retail at $429.99.