Samsung Electronics recently announced the Galaxy TabPro S, which combines Samsung’s world-class technology and Microsoft Windows 10 together into a premium tablet. By integrating the most popular features of laptops and tablets, users now have access to notebook PC functionality in a lightweight tablet for the most productive mobile experience, even on-the-go.
“Galaxy TabPro S balances the best of Samsung’s Galaxy Tab with the wealth of features on the Windows 10 operating system, for the most advanced tablet experience on the market,” said Dongjin Ko, President and Head of Mobile Communications Business for Samsung Electronics. “We’re thrilled to be working with Microsoft Corp. to deliver a 2-in-1 tablet that truly allows people to enjoy productivity and connections that matter most, through a seamless mobile station designed for all purposes.”
“The Windows tablet category is currently the fastest growing in New Zealand. Increasingly, Kiwis are recognizing the benefits of using the portable, slim line form factor of a tablet in the work environment. The TabPro S looks and feels like a tablet but with all the functionality of Windows,” said Todd Selwyn, Head of Product for Samsung New Zealand.
Galaxy TabPro S caters to high-efficiency users seeking to maximise their productivity at home, in the office, or on-the-go. The tablet delivers full PC functionality Windows 10 Pro, so that consumers and business users alike can enjoy all the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system, as well as compatibility with their existing IT infrastructure.
At 6.3 millimeters thin and weighing only 693 grams, Galaxy TabPro S is designed to be easily carried around all day. A full-sized keyboard cover, which comes included with the device, also enhances the usability. The keyboard’s flexible hinge enables optimal, dual-angle viewing for the clearest display in any circumstance. Moreover, the Pogo pin on the Galaxy TabPro S keyboard eliminates the need for pairing or charging separately. The keyboard’s touchpad emulates that of a PC to provide easy control, even when used in Stand Mode.
Delivering the very first Super AMOLED display for Windows to the market, Galaxy TabPro S features a multi-touch screen and a deeper colour contrast, with 94 percent of natural tones to show true-to-life colours and more precise details for a best-in-class viewing experience. The lightweight, power-efficient 12-inch AMOLED display enables users to enjoy gaming, movies and other popular entertainment with unprecedented clarity and colour accuracy.
Galaxy TabPro S delivers Samsung’s advanced technology to maximise performance and power efficiency. It is the first tablet, powered by Windows, to support LTE Cat 6 for the fastest and most advanced connected experience. With enhanced fast charging features, Galaxy TabPro S’ battery can fully charge in just 2.5 hours, and offers up to 10.5 hours of battery life for all day use. For power-driven performance, Galaxy TabPro S is equipped with the latest generation Intel Core M processor, designed for a fanless 2-in-1 tablet, featuring only 4.5W of power consumption to eliminate noise disruption and maximise efficiency.
To enhance productivity, a multi-port adapter (HDMI, USB Type A & C) and Bluetooth Pen are available for purchase separately.
Galaxy TabPro S will be available in New Zealand from late May 2016, from Noel Leemings, Harvey Norman, JB Hifi and for business users their mobile phone provider. The RRP is $1799 NZD for Wifi and $1999 NZD LTE version.
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