The PC market’s war of attrition has just claimed another casualty. Samsung is shutting down its laptop operations in Europe–including Chromebooks–according to a report from PC Advisor. The culling occurs mere months after Sony sold off its Vaio line, and days after HP and Dell were each rumored to hold merger talks with EMC in […]
Tag Archives: Samsung
Following in the path of Sony and its Vaio PCs, Samsung has decided to exit the laptop market stopping sales of Ativ Windows and Chromebook devices in Europe, PC Advisor can confirm. It’s common knowledge that the PC market is in decline with Sony pulling out and selling its Vaio business back in February of […]
The same huge-resolution screen as the Galaxy Note, but at a lower price – could the Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 be a winner?
Price: £499 Rating: 8 Samsung’s Book 9 Lite has been around for a while now, and its original £600 price tag has now been cut to £499 on a number of web sites. It’s not a top performer by any means, but at that price it’s one of the slimmest and most elegant budget laptop […]
Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 review: a 12-inch powerhouse of a tablet that’s too big for it’s own good
Price: TBC Rating: 7 The Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 is a peculiartablet for the very simple reason that it is unusually big and expensive. It’s an incredibly powerful and well-built device that is very well endowed in the features department. Here, we take an in-depth look at what the giant tablet has to offer in […]
UPDATED 27 March 2014 – Has Samsung given us a reason not to buy the Google Nexus 7?
[UPDATE 12.40: UK prices confirmed] Series 2 Chromebooks set for May release with 11.6in and 13.3in models both on the way
Samsung’s first business-centric tablet has a massive screen and serious power, but costs an absolute fortune
Samsung has introduced two new Chromebook models to its laptop line-up, adding the same faux leather stitching as its Galaxy smartphones
Samsung on Monday launched the Chromebook 2, a Chromebook noteworthy for its use of a powerful ARM processor and the option of a full HD screen. Samsung’s Chromebook 2 is actually more advanced than the Series 3 Chromebook that Samsung launched last March, so don’t the name confuse you. From the Exynos 5 dual-core chip used […]
Carphone Warehouse has announced it will open stand-alone Samsung stores across Europe. The firm has signed a preferred-partner agreement with Samsung which will see it operate 60 Samsung only stores. The experience will be similar to the Apple Store but customers will be able to buy Samsung smartphones, tablets, laptops and wearables. Customers will certainly […]
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 hands-on review: the Galaxy Note tablet is now available with a 12.2-inch display
Price: TBC Rating: 0 Another tech show and Samsung has yet again launched another version of the Galaxy Note. This time the new kid on the block is the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2, a 12.2-inch Android tablet complete with the S-Pen. See all CES content. You probably won’t be surprised to read this, but […]
Samsung has refreshed its flagship Ativ Book 9 Ultrabook with Intel Haswell internals and a Full HD display that’s 25% brighter than the outgoing model
Like Samsung’s smartphones and tablets? You might also like its new PCs. That seems to be the message Samsung is sending, anyway, with the two updates to its PC offerings announced Monday at CES 2014–a complete revamp of the ATIV One 7 all-in-one and a less-exhaustive upgrade of the ATIV Book 9 laptop. Both are […]
This stylish laptop is very powerful, but does it justify the price?
Samsung improves on the Galaxy Note formula, but you really have to want a stylus to spend £450 on a 10.1in Android tablet
Price: £599 inc VAT Rating: 0 Samsung says the Ativ Book 9 Lite shares the same ‘design identity’ as the flagship Ativ Book 9 Plus. It certainly looks similar – no bad thing since the flagship Plus model is one sleek and attractive laptop. See allmid-range laptop reviews. The name of the Lite model might […]
After the astonishing Ativ Book 9 Plus, can this AMD-based ultraportable set a new standard for £500 laptops?
The Series 7 Ultra is a very attractive Ultrabook – neatly designed, highly portable and with good all-round performance. Read our Samsung Series 7 Ultra review to find out more.
Samsung’s ultimate Ultrabook blew us away with its 3,200×1,800 resolution display and phenomenal build quality
Samsung announced this morning that it is taking pre-orders on its Ativ Book 9 Lite notebook PC, which was first announced on June 20. One of the most interesting features of the new notebook is the custom AMD CPU, which Samsung is describing as a “white-label” quad core.
Samsung’s cut the price of its flagship ultraportable, but it’s made too many compromises in the process
This Ultrabook has it all: a touchscreen display, dedicated graphics and a great battery life
The Samsung Ativ Book 9 Plus and Book 9 Lite are the new generation of Samsung’s Series 9 laptop. Read our Ativ Book 9 Plus and Book 9 Lite hands-on review to find out more.
3,200×1,800 resolution display headlines the impressive specification sheet for the Ativ Book 9, Samsung’s latest high-end Ultrabook