Samsung and Best Buy Launch the Notebook 7 Spin
RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. – June 23, 2016 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today announced the Samsung Notebook 7 spin, a new laptop designed for multimedia enthusiasts looking for a versatile device that keeps them entertained and connected, and can grow to meet their changing needs. The new PC offers a Full HD display with Video HDR mode, expandable storage options*, Windows 10 and fast charging capabilities. The Notebook 7 spin will be available beginning June 26, 2016 at Best Buy and BestBuy.com, as well as Samsung.com, starting at $799.99.
“The Notebook 7 spin is a flexible, powerfully entertaining multimedia laptop that echoes the incredible design and power of our existing award winning Notebook line,” said Gary Riding, senior vice president, Product Marketing at Samsung Electronics America. “Consumers are using PCs for everything from working on the go to streaming entertainment around the home, and with the Notebook 7 spin, we’ve built a multimedia laptop that is ready for today and built for tomorrow. It has the unique ability to upgrade by adding an SSD to cut down on load times while also adding storage, as well as the ability to upgrade the RAM, enabling consumers to accomplish more at once.”
Robust Multimedia Offerings
The Notebook 7 spin is not just a laptop – it’s a user’s entertainment go-to for movies, games, and all the web surfing you want. It is built with a Full HD touch screen with Video HDR mode, which when turned on can make the content sharper, colors more vivid and textures truly pop. Video HDR mode instantly optimizes the video experience, so that every little detail comes to life, drawing users in to all the action.
With a 6th generation Intel® Core™ i5 or i7 processor, an impressive 1 Terabyte hard drive, and upgradable RAM and SSD options, users can seamlessly handle everything they need to accomplish while cutting down on load times so they can do more at once.
Enhanced Productivity and Versatility
Simplifying life for consumers is key, especially in today’s busy world. Utilizing the fast charging functionality, the Notebook 7 spin is engineered to accomplish more while being tethered less. With just 20 minutes of charging, battery life is extended up to two hours. In just 90 minutes, the 15.6-inch notebook will be fully powered, while the 13.3-inch reaches a full charge in 100 minutes.**
The Notebook 7 spin has a 360 degree touch display that offers users incredible viewing angles. Utilizing Continuum, the PC can be transformed into three adaptive modes: use it as a notebook to touch and type as you connect with friends, stand it up to enjoy the latest movie in tent mode, or switch to tablet mode to surf the web.
Additionally, Samsung architected an auto backlit keyboard, allowing for comfortable typing in low light conditions. The UL approved keyboard is ergonomic and convenient, with useful hotkeys that give instant access to functions most often used.
|Notebook 7 spin***|
|Operating System||Windows® 10||Windows® 10||Windows® 10|
|Processor/Chipset||6 th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 Processor 6200U (2.30 GHz up to 2.80GHz 3 MB L3 Cache)||6 th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processor 6500U (2.50 GHz up to 3.1GHz 4 MB L3 Cache)||6 th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processor 6500U (2.50 GHz up to 3.1GHz 4 MB L3 Cache)|
|Graphic||Intel® HD Graphics 520||NVIDIA® GeForce® 940MX Graphics with 2GB DDR3L Graphic Memory||NVIDIA® GeForce® 940MX Graphics with 2GB DDR3L Graphic Memory|
|Display||13.3" FHD LED Display (1920 x 1080) with Touch Screen Panel||15.6" FHD LED Display (1920 x 1080) with Touch Screen Panel||15.6" FHD LED Display (1920 x 1080) with Touch Screen Panel|
|Memory****||8GB DDR4 Memory at 2133MHz (4GB x 2)||12GB DDR4 Memory at 2133MHz (8GB x 1 + 4GB x 1)||16GB DDR4 Memory at 2133MHz (8GB x 2)|
|Hard Drive||1TB||1TB||1TB with 128GB SSD|
|Color||Platinum Silver||Platinum Silver||Platinum Silver|
|Multimedia||Internal Dual Array Digital Mic||Internal Dual Array Digital Mic||Internal Dual Array Digital Mic|
|Stereo Speakers (1.5 W x 2 )||Stereo Speakers (1.5 W x 2 )||Stereo Speakers (1.5 W x 2 )|
|Web camera||Web camera||Web camera|
|Ports||1 Headphone out/Mic-in Combo||1 Headphone out/Mic-in Combo||1 Headphone out/Mic-in Combo|
|1 DC-in||1 DC-in||1 DC-in|
|1 HDMI||1 HDMI||1 HDMI|
|1 USB3.0||1 RJ45 (LAN)||1 RJ45 (LAN)|
|2 USB2.0||1 USB3.0||1 USB3.0|
|1 USB-C™||2 USB2.0||2 USB2.0|
|MicroSD Multi-media Card Reader||1 USB-C™||1 USB-C™|
|3-in-1 (SD, SDHC, SDXC) Multi-media Card Reader||3-in-1 (SD, SDHC, SDXC) Multi-media Card Reader|
|Touch screen||Touch screen||Touch screen|
|Island-type Backlit keyboard||Island-type Backlit keyboard with numeric key||Island-type Backlit keyboard with numeric key|
|Power||40 W AC Adapter||60 W AC Adapter||60 W AC Adapter|
|45Wh Battery||45Wh Battery||45Wh Battery|
|Dimension||323.4 x 227.7 x 19.8mm (12.75” x 8.98” x 0.78”)||374.5 x 256.9 x 19.8mm (14.74" x 10.11" x 0.78")||374.5 x 256.9 x 19.8mm (14.74" x 10.11" x 0.78")|
* Additional SSD component sold separately. Professional Installation recommended
** Battery life is based on internal testing conducted by Samsung. Results may differ by usage pattern
*** All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation
**** Portion of memory occupied by existing content