Youth Editors: Top 5 for Series 5

Jan 08, 2013

Today at CES we had the opportunity to experiment with the new Series 5 Ultra. After an interview with a product expert, we came to the conclusion that this is the ideal laptop for University students in 2013. Here is our top 5 list of why we would recommend the Series 5 Ultra:

5. Colours to Match Your Personality

Are you tired of bringing the same black or gray laptop to school? The new Series 5 Ultra is available in a variety of colours: Ebony Black, Garnet Red or Pebble Blue. Choose the colour that best suits you!

4. Your laptop shouldn’t be just another heavy textbook

4. Your laptop shouldn’t be just another heavy textbook

You already have to carry dozens of heavy textbooks to school. Your laptop shouldn’t be another heavy load to carry. The new Series 5 Ultra is both thin and light with a depth of 19.5 mm and weighing only 1.75 kg.

3. No outlet, no problem!

3. No outlet, no problem!

Worried about your battery life? Tired of being tied to your desk by your power cord? These concerns are a thing of the past with the Series 5 4 cell/Li-Pro battery you will get up to 9 hours of battery life. More than enough to get you through a long day of classes.

2. Picture Perfect

With its 14” anti-reflective screen the Series 5 Ultra is the perfect laptop for watching movies in your dorm room or sharing pictures with your friends on Facebook. The amazing high definition display, 300-nit display and JBL® speakers will let you stream movies and videos in stunning quality that will make your roommates jealous.

1. Working as fast as you do

The Series 5 Ultra is equipped with Fast Solutions so you don’t have to waste any of your valuable time waiting for your laptop. With Fast Boot and Fast start the Series 5 boots in under 20 seconds and wakes from sleep mode in under 2 seconds, so you can spend more time on your essays, assignments, quizzes, and tests.
Whether you are taking this Ultrabook™ to class or using it as part of your multimedia home entertainment, the new Series 5 is ideal for University students.

1. Working as fast as you do

The Samsung Notebook Youth Editors Program works with today's smartest and most technologically savvy kids to spread buzz and excitement about Samsung Notebooks.
For the first time ever, we're sending a team of Canadian Youth Editors to CES to experience the latest Samsung Notebook technology first hand.

Youth Editors team showing off their wild side
2013 Canadian and Korean Youth Editors getting ready for Day 1