Samsung unveiled two new Windows 8 tablets, the ATIV Q and ATIV Tab 3. The ATIV Q is a convertible machine that can run both Windows 8 and Android Jelly Bean. The ATIV Tab 3 is incredibly thin and light. Both the ATIV Q and ATIV Tab 3 come with S Pen, SideSync that allows them to sync the content on their PC to an Android-based Samsung smartphone. Here are the details and specs of these two newly announced Windows 8 tablets:
Samsung launches the ATIV Q - a truly convertible device with the ability to change modes and the power to enjoy both Windows and Android. Enjoy Android Apps on Windows: Addressing consumers' desire to access Android apps on a Windows-based PC, the ATIV Q allows users to experience both Windows 8 and Android (Jellybean 4.2.2) on the same device. Users will not only get access to Android apps via Google Play but will also be able to transfer files to share folders and files from Windows 8 to Android, truly marrying the mobile and PC experiences.
The ATIV Q sports an innovative hinge design that allows the user to transform the tablet into four functional modes. Lay the display flat over the keyboard for tablet mode. Raise the display upright to type just like a laptop. Float and adjust the display to a comfortable viewing angle. Or flip the display to place in the stand mode to watch movies with ease. The four-in-one design of the ATIV Q easily adjusts to give users all the options they need in one device. ATIV Q is also extremely thin and lightweight for optimum portability. At 1.29kg and only 13.9mm, it's easy to take everywhere you go.
The ATIV Q introduces the world's highest resolution, QHD+ (3200x1800) display. The tablet's 13.3-inch touch screen offers 2.8 times higher pixel density (275ppi) than full HD displays for viewing the finest of details. ATIV Q is also designed to provide an optimized viewing experience regardless of location and high brightness in outdoor environments.
The ATIV Tab 3 is the world's thinnest Windows 8 tablet and shares the premium design of the GALAXY series. It is also ideal for both creativity and productivity with improved S Pen functionality, including high level pen display and S Pen compatibility with MS Office.
The frame is incredibly thin and light at only 8.2 millimeters thick and 550g in weight, making it a perfect companion device for travel as well as transporting between work and home. The ATIV Tab 3 also features up to 10 hours of battery life.
The ATIV Tab 3 runs Windows 8 with the ability to run Windows apps and programs, as well as coming preloaded with Office Home & Student.