Pros

  • Gorgeous display with responsive touchscreen
  • Good performance as a tablet
  • 2GB memory limits desktop application use

Cons

  • Extremely mediocre performance as a laptop

Manufacturer’s Description

ATIV Smart PC combines the power of a notebook PC and the convenience of a media tablet with a unique and revolutionary convertible design.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/global/ativ/ativ_pc.html

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number XE500T1C-A01US
Processor
Processor type Intel P6
Processor speed 1800.0 MHz
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows 8
Display
Display size 10.0 inches
Resolution 1366 x 768 pixels
Graphics
Graphics Type Integrated
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel Media Accelerator
Storage
Drive size 64.0 GB
Drive type Solid-State Drive
General Information
UPC Code 887276003078
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR3

Performance

Overall Performance
Worldbench Score 17.0
Worldbench Version 8
Battery
Battery Life 9:07   (hh:mm)
Start Up
Start Up 13.5   seconds (lower is better)
Office Productivity
PCMark 7 Productivity Suite 608.0   score (higher is better)
Web Browsing
Peacekeeper 425.0   score (higher is better)
Storage Performance
PCMark 7 Storage Test 2558.5   score (higher is better)
File Compression 543.9   seconds (lower is better)
Content Creation
Image Editing 24213.2   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 1031.0   seconds (lower is better)
Audio Encoding 1470.6   seconds (lower is better)
Power Usage
Working power usage 2.4   Watt hours
Idle power usage 6.0   Watts
TouchXPRT
Beautify Photo Album 0.23   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Beautify Photo Album 220.45   seconds (lower is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 0.1   Collages/sec (Higher is better)
Prepare Photos for Sharing 72.86   seconds (lower is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 1.6   X (higher is better)
Convert Videos for Sharing 54.04   seconds (lower is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 16.0   X (higher is better)
Export Podcast to MP3 112.21   seconds (lower is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 0.53   Photos/sec (Higher is better)
Create Slideshow from Photos 93.82   seconds (lower is better)