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Samsung Series 7 Slate for digital illustrator--Windows 7 or 8?

Discussion in 'What Tablet PC Should I Buy?' started by euser, Nov 2, 2012.

  1. euser

    euser Pen Pal - Newbie

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    Hi, I'm thinking of purchasing a Windows 7 Samsung Slate. I am trying to find out if there is a hardware difference between the old one and the new one. Internet searching has not turned up a clear answer. There seems to be little price difference between the older and new ones (by new ones I mean the ones set to come out Nov. 7 2012). Also I would like to know if they have fixed the issue with screens coming off at the corners.
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    Here are the main differences, as far as I can tell.

    Samsung Series 7 Slate, Windows 7
    Processor: Intel Core i5 Processor 2467M 1.6GHz
    Screen Resolution: 1336 x 768
    Hard Drive: 64 GB SSD (mSATA) rpm Hard Drive
    Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 3000
    Cameras: 2-megapixel front webcam, 3-megapixel rear webcam
    Additional memory: MicroSD memory card slot
    One USB 2.0 port
    U-HDMI port
    Bluetooth 3.0

    Samsung Series 7 Hybrid, aka ATIV Smart PC Pro, Windows 8
    Processor: Intel Core i5 3317U 1.70 GHz
    Claimed to be more powerful and use less battery than the 2467M.
    Screen Resolution: 1920 x 1080
    True 1080p High Definition
    Hard Drive: 128 GB SSD
    Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Cameras: 2.0 MP HD Front Camera + 8.0 MP HD Back Camera
    Additional memory: Multi-format memory card slot (compatible with SD, SDHC, SDXC, and MMC media)
    1 super-speed USB 3.0 port with up to 10x the speed of USB 2.0
    Micro HDMI port
    Bluetooth 4.0
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