Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Samsung Mobile Unpacked 2012 IFA Recap

Samsung just wraped up their Mobile Unpacked event and the star of the show is the Galaxy Note II, click here for a detailed report of it. The very first thing they announced was obviously the Galaxy Note II and it was a very spectacular device but it seems to me that it might just outshine the Galaxy S III because the design, software and hardware is pretty much same but the Note II is more advanced. The S Pen is also updated and is now bigger and better. 
After that Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy Camera which is basically a camera running android. This camera is packing pretty high speced hardware, it has a 1.4GHz quad core processor, 1GB of RAM, a 4.8" display and has various camera features. Additionally this camera comes with Jellybean and will run pretty smooth. Overall i think that this might catch the eyes of many users because of the facet it being and android powered camera and the camera has some tricks up its sleeve. 
Finally in Samsung unveiled their Windows 8 lineup of devices, these devices will be called Ativ. They will have two Ativ Smart PC's, one of them is the pro edition and the other is just the standard smart PC. Both of this smart PC's have an 11.6" display and a detachable keyboard. A S Pen will also be included with this tablet. 3G/4G data speeds is supported by this device. The Pro version will be having a core i5 CPU and the standard one will have a ARM processor, both tablets will be running windows 8. These tablets will also get 128GB of flash storage. After that they announced the Samsung Ativ Tab which will be a standalone tablet running Windows 8 RT. This tablet has a 10.1 inch display with a 1366 X 768 resolution, other than that this tablet will have a USB port, micro HDMI and a SD card slot. Continuing after that they announced the Samsung Ativ S which is their flagship windows phone 8 device and is also the first Windows Phone device to be unveiled. The phone has a 4.8" display, dual core processor, 8MP camera, 2300mAh battery and 4G speeds. Basically this is a Galaxy S III running windows. Finally they announced an updated version of their Series 9 notebooks and adds extra functionalities for Windows 8.