Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A full specifications, price and review

This article is about Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A, a Windows 8 tablet launched by Samsung recently. This tablet comes with an 11 inch display and i5 processor. The below article discuss about the specifications and features of the Samsung Slate PC.

Here's SAMSUNG again on its path of technology launching its very new Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A, which runs on the advanced windows 8 Pro OS including an Intel Core i5 processor and a 128GB solid-state drive. They have packed an entire Intel Core i5 laptop into a slim, light slate tablet that comes with a Bluetooth keyboard too. With all its high performance level, it costs around $1,349 or approximately Rs.75,000. But not to worry, Indian markets, as we all know, will bring down the market price within short time

Look & feel of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

Black, the only one color now available in the market, gives it a professional style. The device is built around an 11.6inch LED backlit LCD display and has a thickness of 0.51 inch so that it weighs about 900grams. This says that it is not that light weight, but in comparison with some other notebooks and ultra portable devices, Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A seems lightweight and portable. And mostly its 11.6 inch display looks pleasing and its bold design will be the entire time eye catching. The device also has a scratch resistant surface on the display and because of its brushed metal finish on its rear side, scratches and fingerprint marks are been protected. So that you may not need to search for a scratch guard. Free Feel to Touch.
Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

Design of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

No doubt, you can have a video chat with the 2 MP front camera. And of course it comprises with a 3 MP rear camera too. There is a new Windows 8 logo key at the top of the tab and a USB slot on the left side along with a charging connector, HDMI port and the volume keys too. The power key and orientation lock key is provided at the right side of the device and the docking port at the bottom which is separately available.

Display & touch of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

The LED backlighting technology used in this is very energy efficient and displays brighter pictures with high contrast levels, and that's what all demand for. Although this Slate, like in Samsung Galaxy Note N8000, utilizes a Pen hardware stylus, it lacks the pressure sensitivity.
You may feel unconventional by the 11.6 inch display, by the same time you will compensate it with its enhancing utility and performance. The display features a pixel resolution of 1366 x 768 which will give your eyes no strain. Even though the pixel density of the display is only about 150 pixels per square inch, it is adjusted with the bigger screen of the device and not to worry as it can run all the HD videos with high level of clarity. You can also open it in the bright sunlight because this has got a very good brightness level that you can adjust them in any modes. Not only the brightness, when moving on to its color reproduction, the display is far vibrant. So now you can take it with you every time. And now you can experience its multi-point touch which is quite pleasing and your hands definitely slip off. You will find them comfortable while browsing, chatting, playing games or working with any toughest applications. The Pen stylus is sensed by the device and when making use of it, the whole game changes. You will feel them magical.

Hardware & software of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

All of us do want everything to be done so fast, right? So this device helps us with its Intel i5 dual core processor running at 1.6 GHz. And to the surprise, this processor is coupled with a massive 4 GB RAM. The combination of RAM and processor says all about its speed in running any applications without any time lapse and so you can work on them simultaneously. Let it be gaming or browsing or even multitasking, this awesome one makes the task easier and no waiting!

All these performance blended with the device is only because of the Windows 8 Pro OS. The best touch performance and touch based interface offered by the OS is the key fact that one realizes while using the device and forgets about all the lag and old functionality.
There is a desktop dock and Bluetooth keyboard which helps in improving its utility multifold. Be impressed in its overall performance.
Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

Connectivity & multimedia of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

You won't find it difficult in connecting with the network all around because of its Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and to the notice, a USB port for connecting USB 3G data dongle. Though they don't have a cellular connectivity, the above said three connectors is something hardly one requires. The Bluetooth 3.0 it has is highly speedy in transferring wireless data but requires a similar device to reach its potential level. Bluetooth is used to connect with a mice or keyboard or even connects multiple devices at a single time. It has been noticed that, the battery drains fast while using Bluetooth than Wi-Fi. But nothing to worry you will have a quick data transfer in no minute. As said earlier, you can make use of the docking connector to increase the USB ports to two, adding LAN network too and this dock charges the device also. So now you can remove all your confusions on battery loss. Turn this portable one to a small PC. You will be getting a 64 GB of internal memory storage so that lots and lots of movies, music, games, and apps of your choices can be stored and enjoyed. And if you are not still satisfied, SDHC cards will help you in expanding the memory up to 64 GB again.
The 3mp rear camera and 2mp front camera both is capable in auto focusing and HD video capturing. You get a better video quality in bright light and the pictures will be bright and sharp looking but it drops in low light or at night time. You have not to worry on the sound systems as it has stereo speakers along with a sub-woofer too.

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 - A preview of the beast

Battery life and price of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

The device is big in size and also is heavier. It is because of the huge battery pack the device carries that adds weight. Like no other tablets, this smart enables you hardcore computing up to 5 hours or even 1.5 days of multimedia. When u watch movies, you must keep it for charging but of course you can play games without a charger around.

Now you will love it to be at your home in your hands and enjoying its outstanding features. The only thing you will be disappointed will be on its price. It costs $1,349 or approximately Rs.75,000 as on it is available in Indian markets. But surely, the Indian markets will help you on the rate asap.

Specifications of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A


Product Name: Samsung Series 7 Slate PC XE700T1A
Brand: Samsung
Model: Series 7 Slate PC XE700T1A
Launch Date:January, 2013
Connectivity: Wi-Fi, 3G/EVDO
Size: 11.6 x 7.2 x 0.5 inch
Weight: 875 gram
Design: Tablet
OS: Microsoft Windows Phone 8
Display: 11.6 inches capacitive touch
Resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels
Camera: 3MP rear camera


Processor: 1.6 GHz
Memory: 32 GB



Best Price: Rs. 75000

Pros and Cons of Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A

1. Looks
2. Build
3. Features
4. Pen

1. High price


Samsung Slate PC XE700T1A is a tablet that you will dream for sure. Its professional look, stylish design, portable modes, pleasing touch, great performance, superb utility, productivity, and everything the device is built with is really what we all need at any cost. Now go and grab it by your nearest market if you don't mind its price.


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