Samsung’s Must-Own Gadgets for the New Year

Mar 18, 2012

Start the New Year’s off right with some of Samsung’s latest gadgets.

Kick start the New Year with Samsung’s ‘Do-In-One-Phone’ After a successful mobile device lineup, Samsung excites consumers with the new GALAXY Note, a device that retains all the portability of a smartphone while introducing a unique user-interface that combines touch-screen and pen-input technologies. The Samsung GALAXY Note is the optimal device for the smart device users who want to do more on the go. The GALAXY Note’s 1.4GHz dual-core processor ensures the device is incredibly fast. The incorporated S Planner allows you to jot down items by hand and automatically converts to text as additions to your “smart schedule”. Additionally, the digital S Pen can be used to add handwritten notes or convert your handwritten messages into conventional text. Get the World’s First Android™ 4.0 Powered Smartphone – The Samsung Galaxy Nexus Samsung’s new GALAXY Nexus is the first smartphone to feature the Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich that brings an entirely new look and feel to Android. Simple layouts with subtle animations and delightful flourishes make everything feel alive. Professionals and students can interact with their favorite apps right from the home screen with new types of widgets. In addition, users can touch the microphone on the keyboard and start talking to write their emails, SMS, or any other text with more than 20 languages supported. Equipped with Samsung’s best-in-class hardware, including a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display, an ultra-slim curved design and a 1.2GHz dual core processor, the GALAXY Nexus delivers the most compelling smartphone experience and enables users to be always ahead of the curve. Multi-task better with Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab 7.7 The Tab 7.7 packs a 1.4GHz dual-core processor and Android 3.2v Honeycomb. The Tab 7.7 equipped with voice calling functionality measures 7.89 millimeters in thickness and weighs only 335 grams, making it one of the lightest tablets on the market. The Galaxy Tab 7.7 is the first mobile tablet to include a pre-loaded Game Hub, complete with easy social games, all delivered with lightning fast graphics. The Galaxy Tab 7.7 features access to Samsung’s Readers Hub service features a robust library filled with more than 2.3 million books, 2,000 newspapers and 3,000 magazines in up to 49 languages, and Samsung’s Social Hub service aggregates email, contacts, calendar and social network connections into a single interface. Samsung’s Galaxy S II in hot shades of color The fast-selling GALAXY S II with its exceptional 1.2Ghz dual-core processor speed is now available in white and hot pink color. The GALAXY S II uses the Android™ operating 2.3 Gingerbread, the latest version of the world’s fastest-growing mobile operating system. Equipped with an 8MP Auto Focus camera with LED flash plus 2MP front camera, the Samsung Galaxy SII will help you capture all your special moments with clarity and detail. The unique instant messenger service - ChatON helps you send messages to your family and friends in multiple ways – using multimedia content, animated messages as well as instant messages. With just 8.49mm thinness and a weight of 116g, the ‘white’ and ‘hot pink’ GALAXY S II offers a unique mobile experience for your special someone. The Series 7 Slate PC maximizes productivity anywhere you go The Series 7 Slate PC offers all of the features of a full-sized laptop in an extremely portable package, providing highly mobile users with the computing power they need for maximum productivity anywhere they go. Despite its compact size, the Slate is a full-powered PC with a 11.6-inch screen, powerful Intel® Core™ i5 processor, a full version of Windows® 7 Home Premium operating system and an up to 54 GB* solid state hard drive, meeting the needs of even the most demanding power user. Users can quickly type using the on-screen keyboard and navigate through the slate’s features with the highly responsive capacitive multi-touch screen, or write naturally on the screen using an electromagnetic pen, making it easy to take meeting notes, create documents and reports in Microsoft Office 2010, or browse online. Speed and Performance Take You to the Next Level Whether you’re a busy student or professional on the go, you need a notebook that’s portable and reliable. The Series 7 Notebook is the perfect answer. The thin, lightweight design makes it easy for you to take it on a cross-country trip or stuff it in your bag while running around town. The high-spec Series 7 CHRONOS features the latest Intel Core i7 Quad Core processor, the ExpressCache™* technology, 6GB of DDR3 memory and Samsung’s proprietary FastStart feature. With up to 7 hours of battery life, you can keep going without worrying about how much battery life is left. Plus, with Samsung’s PowerPlus technology your battery retains 80% of the original battery capacity for up to 1,500 charges. Extend produce life and save energy with Samsung’s ‘Digital Inverter Compressor’ refrigerators Samsung’s 500-630 liter capacity refrigerator comes fitted with Samsung’s revolutionary Digital Inverter Compressor which utilizes a smart controller and five convenient RPM speeds, delivering up to 40 percent more energy efficiency and significantly reducing noise and energy bills than models with similar food storage capacities. As a result, the compressor precisely adjusts cooling performance based on daily refrigerator use and temperature levels, both internal and external. These technologies maximize the freshness of food and reduce overall carbon dioxide production, a smart solution to reduce energy consumption while preserving the environment. Samsung’s Digital Inverter Compressor also comes with a 10 year warranty. -Ends- About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2010 consolidated sales of US$135.8 billion. Employing approximately 190,500 people in 206 offices across 68 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit