Samsung Laptop Claims 9-Hour Battery
After an absence of a year, Samsung has decided to rejoin the competitive laptop market with a couple of energy-efficient units
Said to be designed for students and travellers alike, two new mini-notebooks from Samsung come with an extra screen resolution of 1280 x 800, with one unit claiming to have a batter life in excess of nine hours.
It also has an integrated 1.3-megapixel digital motion camera for internet calling like Skype, video conferencing and using live messenger applications like msn and Yahoo Messenger. The unit weighs 1.5 kilograms. The N120 comes with two speakers and a dedicated sub-woofer, making is suitable for movies, music and video games. Like the NC20, this model also features an integrated 1.3-megapixel digital motion camera making it easy to chat with friends video conference style. The energy-efficient SuperBright LED technology offers a screen that is 33 per cent brighter and uses less power to generate longer battery time, claims Samsung. With a battery life that lasts for up to 9.2 hours of continuous usage, or five hours of video playback, consumers can enjoy surfing the web for hours on end. Despite its compact light-weight design, the N120 is the only 10-inch mini-notebook in its category to boast a full-sized keyboard. Optimised key spacing and a larger touchpad not only makes typing fast and easy but also ensures less strain on wrists. RRP NC20 $999 N120 $899