Samsung reveals US pricing of Windows 8 tablets, hybrids, not cheap


Samsung has revealed the US pricing of its Windows 8 tablets, PCs and laptops at an event yesterday.

They will be releasing two tablets, the Samsung Ativ Smart PC 500T tablet which will be priced at $650 without a keyboard (an extra $100). It has an Intel Core i5 processor, 2 GB of RAM and a 64 GB SSD.

The Samsung Ativ Smart PC Pro 700T tablet will be priced at $1,200 and has an Intel Atom Z2760 processor, 4 GB of RAM and a 128 GB SSD.

Their touch-screen laptops will range from $450  for a Series 3 notebook to $1,400 for the high end Series 9 Premium Ultrabook.

They will also sell two all-in-one PCs that will range from $800 to $1,700 for the 27 inch Series 7.

All of the devices will go on sale on October 26th.