Samsung Ativ Book 9 Spin Specifications and information
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|The Ativ Book 9 Spin is Samsung's first ever convertible notebook with a high resulution anti-glare 3200x1800 display (QHD+) with 360 degree rotation. This will go into competition with similar types of devices from Toshiba, HP, Lenovo, Microsoft, Dell and others. So with the 360 degrees it is multi mode and has a slim, aluminium body weighing 1.3kg.|
|Windows 10 Home.
Samsung claim up to 7.3 hours.
In the UMPC database since 02-12-2015
Samsung Ativ Book 9 Spin Specifications
|Model name||Ativ Book 9 Spin||CPU||Intel Core i7 6500U|
|CPU speed||2500 Mhz|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics 520|
|OS||Microsoft Windows 10|
|Display Size||13.3" 3200 X 1800||Screen Type
|Hard Disk||256 GB|
|Battery capacity||39 Wh|
|Weight (Minimum)||1300gm / 2.87 pounds|
Headset i/f (Mic+Line)
SDXC (SDHC, SD Compatible)
USB 3.0 (x3)
|Wireless Interfaces||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 4G)
IPS / Wide-View Display
Matt (Non Glossy) Screen
Wireless Display (WiDi, Miracast or similar)
|*Specifications can vary|
Samsung Ativ Book 9 Spin alternatives
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|Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga 260, 12.5 inch, 1300 grams (2.87 lbs)|
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|Acer Aspire R13, 13.3 inch, 1500 grams (3.31 lbs)|
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|HP Spectre x360, 13.3 inch, 1510 grams (3.33 lbs)|
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|Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU201, 12.5 inch, 1270 grams (2.8 lbs)|
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|Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro, 13.3 inch, 1179 grams (2.6 lbs)|
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|Acer Aspire Switch 12, 12.5 inch, 1200 grams (2.65 lbs)|
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|Sony VAIO Flip 13, 13.3 inch, 1310 grams (2.89 lbs)|
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