July 28, 2011
-- Powered by a dual-core Intel® Atom™ N550 processor, the Skytab S-series tablet represents the ultimate in mobile computing. It combines the portability of a tablet with the flexibility and familiarity of Windows 7, offering true productivity and virtually unlimited entertainment possibilities.
Enterprise users rejoice! The Skytab S-series is a sleek and portable tablet that can effortlessly multitask, run the applications you need it to, and play nicely within your IT infrastructure. Its HDMI out allows you to easily connect to a projector, television or external monitor for presentations and slide shows. The integrated 1.3MP web cam and mic are ideal for video conferencing and keeping in touch with loved ones while away on business. When it's time to unwind, enjoy browsing, streaming, and gaming through a blazing fast wireless 802.11b/g/n connection (where available).
Arriving just in time for the school year, the Skytab S-series tablet is the perfect companion for the classroom and the dorm room. With Windows®, students have access to the widest variety of applications, giving them tools available to help them succeed academically. It's also great for staying entertained between exams, and keeping in touch with family and friends while away from home.
The Skytab's sleek and functional design encompasses a vibrant and crisp 9.7” capacitive multi-touch display with up to 4-points of touch recognition. The 4:3 (1024-by-768 pixel resolution) aspect ratio is ideal for reviewing and editing documents, as well as browsing the web and reading digital textbooks or ebooks. With the Skytab S-series' 320GB 5400RPM Hard Disk Drive, users will have more than enough space to install crucial applications and save plenty of spreadsheets, presentations and media files on board. Its dual-core Atom™ CPU combined with Intel's integrated graphics and 2GB of DDR3 RAM ensures smooth playback of media and painless document editing. The integrated 4800mAh 2-cell lithium-polymer battery reliably lasts between 4 and 5 hours, under normal working conditions.
Connectivity, Configurations and Pricing
All Skytab S-series tablet PCs come standard with Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and the following ports: (2) USB 2.0 ports, (1) MicroSD card slot, (1) HDMI out, (1) 3.5mm headphone jack, (1) 30-pin docking connector, and (2) 1W stereo speakers, (1) DC In. Dedicated SAS (control+alt+
delete), left-right, and “enter” hardware buttons also offer extra convenience. The Skytab S-series tablet with wifi and Windows 7® Home Premium will be available in September with a suggested retail price of $599. Additionally, 3G (HSPA/UMTS 850/1900/2100)
and Windows 7® Professional configurations will be available directly from Skytex.