Samsung has today announced the launch of Samsung MP-N140 Ultra-Portable Netbook which is powered by Intel Atom Mobile processor, featuring 10.1-inch LED display, spill-proof keyboard and integrated 2.1 channel speaker system with 1.5W subwoofers for good quality audio and it comes with 6-cell battery offering incredible 11 hours of power.
The new Samsung N140 ultra-portable Netbook appears to be cross between Samsung NC10 netbook PC and Samsung N110 netbook PC. This netbook is designed as low-cost, Internet-centric mobile computing devices also called NetBooks and is powered by 1.6 GHz Intel Atom ULV (ultra low voltage) Processor N270, specifically designed for small devices and low power consumption, while maintaining the Intel Core 2 Duo instruction set compatibility. The keyboard of this ultra-portable netbook PC is 93% the size of a regular desktop keyboard offering ease and comfort in trying.
The Intel Atom processor N270 uses a new design structure that packs in 47 million transistors into a single chip sized at just 22mm (0.87 inches), and the processor uses just 2.5 watts of power which is less than 1/10th of the 35 watts used by an Intel Core 2 Duo processor.
Samsung N140 netbook is also equipped with Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology which reduces average system power consumption. The enhanced low-power sleep states (C1E, C2E, C4E) are optimized for power by forcibly reducing the performance state of the processor when it enters a package low-power state.
Designed specifically for mobile devices, the Samsung N140 netBook uses a brand new design structure the dynamic L2 cache sizing -that reduces electrical leakage in transistors-to conserve energy, giving you more time away from the wall outlet.
This new range of Ultra Portable Samsung N140 NetBook is targeted at consumer who needs to stay connected, informed, entertained and productive-anytime and anywhere. The netBook is designed lightweight and small in size making it convenient for use at all sorts of places like in home, gym, trains, bus, planes etc. where a larger size laptop might feel inconvenient.
The new Samsung N140 netbook is about half a inch wider with a little larger chassis than the Samsung N110 netbook, which allows for a larger keyboard than other netbook PCs in market today (about 93% of standard desktop keyboard) and it is equipped with two front facing internal speakers one each on left and right side of screen and integrated 1.5 subwoofer speakers below the keyboard, togather yielding some really high quality audio output than most of the other netbooks.
The 1.6 GHz Intel Atom processor N270 in Samsung N140 netBook also includes a power-optimized front side bus of 533 MHz for faster data transfer (FSB) on demanding mobile applications and a 512 KB L2 cache (which temporarily stores data) build with Mobile Intel 945GSE + ICH7H Express Chipset Mainboard.
Samsung N140 netBook features 1-GB DDR2 667 MHz SDRAM (maximum 1-GB via a single SO-DIMM module) and a 250-GB internal 2.5-inch 5400 rpm SATA hard drive. There is provision to connect CD/DVD optical drive of choice but no optical drive is packaged.
Samsung N140 Netbook comes with Microsoft’s latest Windows 7 preinstalled, and this netBook is equipped with 10.1-inch Widescreen SuperBright WSVGA LED display having 200nit brightness, 16:9 aspect ratio, powered by integrated Intel GMA 950 Graphics chipset with shared memory capable of maximum resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels.
Equipped with 84 keys Anti-Bactteria Keyboard, the Samsung N140 netbook also sports integrated 1.3 Megapixel webcam which is placed in the bezel above the LCD. In addition, the netBook also sports build-in stereo speakers and built-in Digital Array Microphones.
Available in several colors, the new Samsung N140 ultra-mobie netBook also features integrated WiFi 802.11b/g Wireless LAN mini PCI-E connection and Bluetooth v2.0 with EDR wireless connection which allows faster downloads from the internet, quick data transfer and non- drop net connectivity.
In addition, Samsung N140 netBook also offers integrated 10/100 Mbit Ethernet LAN connection, and sports 3 USB v2.0 ports for wired connectivity. On the left and right sides of the computer there is Ethernet LAN RJ45 connector and power jacks and all 3 USB ports, plus VGA port, and mic and headphone jacks.
The ultra-light weight Samsung N140 comes with many windows software already installed which includes: Samsung Recovery Solution, Samsung Magic Doctor, Samsung Update plus Easy Display Manager, Easy Battery Manager, Easy Network Manager, Easy Speedup Manager, McAfee Virus Scan, Adobe Acrobat Reader etc.
Other features of Samsung N140 ultra mobile netBook PC includes a 3-in-1 Media Card Reader supporting SD, SDHC and Multimedia Card (MMC), 3 USB v2.0 ports, Realtek ALC6628 Hi-Definition Audio 5.1 CODEC Hardware with build-in 2 stereo speaker system of 1.5 Watts each and also sports built-in Microphone.
Weighing 1.27 Kgs, the Samsung N140 ultraportable netbook comes with 6-cell, Li-Ion, 5200 mAh, 7.4 volts Battery which provides upto 8 hrs battery life and the Netbook is designed to be a eco-efficient consumer and business notebooks, and are fully compliant with the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) directive.
3 USB v2.0 ports
RJ-45 LAN Port 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet Controller
RJ-11 Fax/Modem Port
External MIC Input
External Audio Out
VGA Port 15 Pin D-Sub
3-in-1 Media Card Slot, SD, SDHC, MMC
Samsung MP-N140 Ultra-Portable Netbook Features
Intel Atom Processor N270, 1.6 GHz
512 KB L2 Cache, 533 MHz AGTL+ FSB
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Mobile Intel 945GSE + ICH7M Express Chipset Mainboard
1-GB DDR2 SDRAM, 667 Mhz, Max. upto 1 GB maximum in a single SODIMM Slot
250-GB, SATA 5400 rpm Hard Drive
10.1-inch 16:9 aspect ratio Widescreen SuperBright WSVGA LED display, 220nit brightness, 1024 x 600 pixels screen resolution
Integrated Intel GMA 950 Graphics Chipset with shared memory
Integrated WiFi 802.11b/g Wireless LAN mini PCI-E connection
Integrated 10/100 Mbit Ethernet LAN connection
Integrated 56kbps Modem/Fax connection
Bluetooth v2.0 + EDR
Integrated 1.3 Megapixel webcam (placed in the bezel above the LCD)
3-in-1 Media Card Reader, SD, SDHC, and Multimedia Card (MMC)
3 USB v2.0 ports
83 Keys spill-proof keyboard (93% fullsize of standard laptop)
The Samsung N140 Ultra-portable Netbook PC powered by Intel Atom ULV processor N270 and featuring 10.1-inch LED display and Windows 7 is available in India for Rs. 24,590 (including local tax) and comes with one year standard warranty. Visit www.samsung.com for more details.