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Samsung Unveils New Notebook Line-Up

Samsung New Zealand today announces the addition of seven new notebooks and two new netbooks to its local line-up.

The line-up includes the Samsung SF510 - a super sleek and stylish notebook featuring Samsung's unique 'Shark Fin' design - already tipped to be Samsung's lead design product in the New Zealand market.

Also included in the line-up is Samsung's premium aluminum finish QX510 model, two compact yet powerful netbooks from the NF series range, three new high spec R series models, the new RF510 and the first of the P series business models to hit the local market.

The early December launch follows Samsung's successful entry into the New Zealand mobile computing market in September this year.

Samsung New Zealand Marketing Director, Rachael Cotton-Bronte expects the quality line-up will help to cement the Samsung brand as a major player in the New Zealand netbook and notebook space.

"We're really proud of this line-up. Not only does it showcase Samsung's ability to create stylish, inspiring and elegantly crafted mobile computing devices, it also demonstrates to New Zealanders that we're serious about bringing them stylish, quality netbooks and notebooks that deliver ultimate performance at a competitive price".

1. NOTEBOOKS

Samsung QX Series - Samsung QX510 At work or at play, the QX510 combines the latest technology with an extensive range of features to deliver high performance and mobility for the ultimate mobile computing experience. Thanks to the Intel® Core'i5 Processor, the QX510 offers state-of-the-art portability and performance. It also employs a Hybrid Graphic feature for improved battery life.

The QX510's streamlined body (27mm thick) and airfoil design exterior makes it as eye-catching as it is powerful while the robust and scratch-resistant durable case provides excellent strength and reliability. A combination of the durable aluminum LCD back and edge-to-edge LCD display, coupled with side-doors to hide a variety of connection ports, ensures a smooth, unbroken design profile.

Samsung RF Series - Samsung RF510 Perfect for New Zealanders who love to watch movies, play games and listen to music on their notebook, the Samsung RF510 notebook incorporates High Definition (HD) video, vibrant colour resolution and a 16:9 LED backlit display.

Featuring a unique black laser spiral design beneath a scratch resistant surface, the RF510 comes equipped with nVIDIA's latest graphics solution - a GT330M video card with 1GB of memory - that will make games and HD video shine.

Samsung SF Series - Samsung SF510 The SF series of portable notebooks features Samsung's distinctive Shark Fin design with contoured lines and rounded edges to offer style-conscious users the ultimate in mobility and functionality. With a 15.6" screen, the SF510 has a durable case that has been constructed to be both light weight and scratch resistant.

Powered by Intel® Core'i5 processor and featuring 1GB hybrid graphics, the SF510 delivers performance as well as power efficiency to keep users powered while on the road. A Lithium Polymer Battery provides up to 7.2 hours of battery life while the Samsung Express Charging Mode reduces charging times, delivering a full battery in just 2-3 hours.

Samsung's convenient Sleep & Charge USB also enables users to plug in external devices via the USB connection to charge smart phones, cameras or other electrical devices without needing to turn on the notebook.

Samsung R Series - R540I, R540E, R580VE Samsung's R-Series notebooks are designed with functionality, useability and durability in mind making them ultimate lifestyle-relevant device for families and students.

The R540I and R540E models are a direct upgrade of the recently launched R540 model in a new silver design. Both feature 15.6" HD screens and run on Intel® Core'i3 processors - while the 540E has 512MB of external graphic . The strong Samsung Duracase provides reliability for sleek scratch-resistance - ideal for family use - while the long battery life keeps users running for hours.

For those who need a little more punch, or those who want to use their laptop for HD video or gaming, the R580VE also offers scratch resistant durability but comes in a stylish red gradation design and features an Intel® Core'i5 processor and a 1GB graphics card.

Samsung P Series - P580 Perfect for business use, the Samsung P580 runs Windows® 7 Professional Edition and an Intel® Core' i5 processor providing users with the performance and productivity to power through their workload. The ergonomic, durable design of the notebook is ideal for those who need to travel for work. An innovative free-fall sensor protects data in case of drops and falls by automatically parking the hard drive when movement is detected.

The P580 will be available through selected reseller channels to the business market.

2. NETBOOKS

Samsung NF Series - Samsung NF210, NF110 Samsung NF series netbooks provide a powerhouse of practical technology to help users stay connected without compromising on a stylish design. Sharing its unique Shark Fin design concept with the SF series, the NF210 and NF110 netbooks make anytime, anywhere mobile computing convenient by uniting an extensive battery life of up to 13 (NF210) and 10.7 (NF110) hours with its ultraportable and compact design - perfect for people on the go.

Both models feature a 10.1" screen and 250GB hard drive. The NF110 features an Atom N455 1.66Ghz core processing unit while the NF210 has a slightly punchier Atom N550 Dual Core 1.5GHz processor.

Pricing & Range Samsung's new range of consumer notebooks is available from selected retailers nationwide including Harvey Norman, JB HiFi, Smith City Group and The Good Guys. Samsung's recommended retail prices are as follows:

NETBOOK NOTEBOOK NF210 RRP$799 QX510 RRP$2,399 NF110 RRP $699 RF510 RRP$2,199 SF510 RRP$1,799 R580VE RRP$1,699 P580 RRP$1,699 R40E RRP $1,399 R540I RRP$1,299

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