Samsung releases three new laptop PCs in the US market, the 14-inch R480, 15.6-inch R580 and the 17-inch R780. All of them are designed HD entertainment and powered by Intel’s Core processor.
The Samsung R480 sports a Core i3-330 processor, 4GB of RAM and integrated GMA 4500MHD graphics while the R580 gets Intel Core i5-430 CPU, 4GB of memory and a 512MB NVDIA GeForce 310M graphics card. They both have a 500GB hard drive and a Blu-ray drive for HD movie playback.
The R780 is powered by Core i5-430 processor and 4GB of RAM, like the R580. It boasts a 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT330M graphics card and a 17.3-inch 1600×900 LED-backlit display. Instead of Blu-ray, the R780 comes with a DVD SuperMulti burner. It packs 2Wx2 stereo speakers with SRS 3D Sound Effect.
All three Samsung notebooks support WiFi 802.11b/g/n and the R780 adds Bluetooth 2.1. They have HDMI output.