Notebook 7y Force 7: Samsung’s bet to compete with MacBook
Just hours after the opening of Apple’s WWDC, tech maker Samsung has updated its line of laptops Notebook 7 with new sizes and updated hardware, in an effort to compete with the new MacBook Pro models that will arrive in the coming days. There is also an update to the Notebook 7 Pro, which comes with an Nvidia GTX 1650 GPU.
Samsung announced new Notebook 7 notebooks with versions of 13 and 15 inches. The first one is part of the Samsung Notebook 7 Force line of computers, but a little more limited in features and price. The new Samsung Notebook 7 is built in metal with a slim design and its screen covers a large part of its front. Here are the characteristics of each one.
Samsung Notebook 7
The smallest notebook has a 13.3-inch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution. We have several Intel CPU options (up to Core i7-8565U), Intel UHD Graphics, up to 16GB of RAM and up to 512GB of SSD storage. Regarding connectivity, it has a USB type C port, two USB 3.0, HDMI, microSD and a headphone jack. Windows 10 Home is the system version and has sound Dolby Atmos. Its launch price is $ 999 and will be available from July 26.
The 15-inch Notebook 7, as its name implies, integrates a 15-inch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution. One of the differences of the 13-inch model is that we can choose between Intel UHD Graphics or Nvidia GeForce MX250. It can be used for video editing, playing video games or for viewing multimedia content, this laptop has what it takes. Its price is $ 1099.
Samsung Notebook 7 Force
This laptop shares the same screen as the aforementioned model, a 15.6-inch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution but in a slightly different design. It will be available in CPU options up to Intel Core i7-8565U, 16GB of RAM, and 512GB of storage. The most striking thing is that the graphics of this laptop is a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650. The rest of the features remain the same, only the size, weight and, of course, the cost increases. It will be sold from June 26th for $ 1,499.
Do you think they can compete with Apple computers?