Vineyard Comparison

The Series 3 by Samsung are part of their mainstream laptop lineup. With up 8GB of memory, these laptops can hold up to 1TB of storage. The mid 2012 refresh uses Intel's Ivy Bridge processors.

Description

The MSI Slider S20 features an 11.6-inch ten-point multi-touch display, Intel Chief River CULV processor, USB 3.0, Bluetooth 4.0, and HDMI-out. The Slider's big feature is a screen that slides flat to convert the ultrabook into a fully-fledged Windows 8 tablet.

  • Status: Announced
  • Availability date: June 2012

Availability

  • Status: Announced
  • Availability date: 2012
  • Laptop type: Mainstream
  • Width: 14.44 inches
  • Depth: 9.45 inches
  • Thickness: 1.29 inches
  • Weight: 5.49 pounds
  • Color: Gray

Hardware

  • Laptop type: Convertible tablet
  • Color: Silver / Black
  • Operating system: Windows 7

Software

  • Operating system: Windows 8
  • Screen size (diagonal): 15.6 inches
  • Resolution (X): 1366 px
  • Resolution (Y): 768 px
  • PPI: 100

Display (base)

  • Screen size (diagonal): 11.6 inches
  • Display surface: Glossy
  • Touch technology: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Type: Chiclet

Keyboard

  • Type: Chiclet
  • Type(s): Trackpad

Mouse

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Ivy Bridge

Processor (base)

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • CPU family: Chief River
  • Graphics type: Integrated
  • Integrated GPU brand: Intel
  • Integrated GPU model: HD Graphics
  • Base discrete GPU brand: AMD
  • Discrete GPU model: Radeon

GPU (base)

  • Base RAM size: 4 GB
  • Max. config RAM size: 8 GB

Memory

  • Options: HDD (Unspecified RPM)
  • Base drive capacity: 500 GB
  • Max. config HDD: 1 TB
  • Card reader: Yes
  • Card reader support: Other, SD, MMC

Storage

  • Speakers: 2

Audio

  • Effective pixels: 1.3 megapixels

Webcam

Sensors

  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Ambient light: Yes
  • USB: 3
  • Ethernet: 1
  • VGA: 1
  • HDMI: 1
  • 3.5mm headphone: 1
  • 3.5mm line-in / microphone: 1

Port options

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
  • Bluetooth: Optional
  • Bluetooth version: 3.0 + HS

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 4.0

Skip to toolbar