Samsung ATIV Tab Convertible Tablet Laptop, Intel Atom, 2GB RAM, 64GB SSD, 11.6” Touch Screen, Windows 8, HSPA+, Silver Blue

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Product information

Don’t compromise between portability and capability; choose the Samsung XE500T1C Convertible Laptop. Its Windows 8 operating system and Intel Atom processor give you full productivity at a fraction of the size of a desktop PC. Featuring space for a SIM card, you’ll have more ways to connect to the internet. Extremely slim, it also boasts a fast solid state drive for exceptional response times.

Key Features

  • An Intel Atom processor, 2GB of RAM and 64GB SSD combine to deliver fast start up and resume times. Programs also load and run more smoothly delivering more productivity.

  • Battery life of up to 14.5 hours when docked with the keyboard will keep you going for longer away from a power supply.

  • The responsive touch screen works hand in hand with Windows 8 to deliver a smooth, intuitive experience. Reach out and grab the files you want, swipe through your programs, pinch, zoom and more. You can also work traditionally using the separate keyboard, or get artistic with the digitiser pen.

  • Put in a SIM card and enjoy the internet on the go. Featuring HSPA+ connectivity, you’ll be able to enjoy high speeds anywhere you can get signal. There’s also WiFi connectivity for networking at home.

  • HD LED display produces the brightest colours and sharpest images with exceptional brightness. Its outstanding picture quality and text readability also mean you can enjoy brilliant HD entertainment anywhere you choose - even when you’re outside.

  • Connect peripherals or a storage device with the USB 2.0 port. There’s also a handy Micro SD slot to expand the internal even further, or just share snap and movies from your digital camera.

  • Light as a feather, you will forget you are carrying this notebook as it weighs only 750g and is less than 1cm thick, ideal for travelling.

  • Bluetooth 4.0 support delivers faster wireless transfer speeds and more responsive interaction with wireless peripherals than ever before.

  • Front and rear facing cameras let you snap away as well as communicate with your friends face to face and in crystal image clarity during Skype calls and IMing sessions.

  • A total 1.6 watt audio output creates serious listening potential wherever your slate is.


This device can be upgraded to Windows 8.1 for free through the Windows Store.

Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Up to 14.5 hours when docked
Bluetooth Enabled Information Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
Yes - 4.0
Camera (front-facing) Information Used for making video calls
2 Megapixels
Camera (rear-facing) Information A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
8 Megapixels
CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive Information Whether this machine can play/burn Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
Computer Support Helpline Information We offer access to a 90 day helpline when you buy a new laptop or desktop computer from John Lewis. The service is available for a period of 90 days from the date you make your purchase.
Free 90 day computer support
H9.9 x W304 x D189.4mm
Eligible for International Delivery
Ethernet Port Information Allows a connection to a router via a cable (available separately).
Graphics card Information Generate the images you see on your computer screen
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator
Graphics card type Information A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
Hard drive Information Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
Island-type keyboard & touchpad
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Memory (RAM) Information Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask.
Memory Card Slots Information A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
microSD (up to 64GB)
Model name / number
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Operating system Information Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
Windows 8 (32 bit)
Operating System Filter
Windows 8
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Ports Information Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display.
1 x USB 2.0
Processor Information The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
Intel Atom Z2760
Processor speed Information Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks.
Processor Type Information Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet.
Intel Atom
Screen finish Information A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
Screen Resolution Information Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
1366 x 768 pixels
Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
Screen Size
Over 11"
Screen sizes (Laptops)
10.1" to 12"
Touch Screen
USB ports Information Universal Serial Bus- socket for transferring data between electronic devices
1 x USB 2.0
Voice Recognition Information Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
Wi-Fi and Cellular
Wireless Display Information Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
Wireless networking
Wi-Fi- 802.11a/b/g/n 1x1, HSPA+


  • International delivery not available


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