5 Samsung Devices To Be Windows 8-Ready For Fall

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Series 5 All-In-One

As if things weren't confusing enough, Samsung released three new desktop models also under the Series 5 and Series 7 nomenclature. The stylish new all-in-ones do share plenty of features with their mobile namesakes, including 1,920 x 1,080-pixel 10-point capacitive touch screens, Intel Ivy Bridge processors, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Gbit Ethernet, Windows 8 and list pricing starting at less than $750.

Also included with all models is a slot-loading DVD-RW dual-layer DVD drive, 1.3-MP camera with support for hand gesture recognition, wireless keyboard, mouse and remote control, five USB ports (two of which support USB 3.0), HDMI in and outputs and a 3-in-1 multi-card reader. At the entry level is the 21.5-inch Series 5 AIO, which incorporates an Intel Core i3 processor, Intel HD Graphics 4000, HD audio with 14-watt speaker, 4 GB of 1,600MHz DDR3 memory (upgradable to 8 GB) and 500-GB hard drive. List price $749.

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