Ridgefield Park, N.J. — Samsung has begun shipping its Ativ One 7 Curved all-in-one (AIO) PC, touted as “the world’s first curved AIO.”
The premium desktop model, optimized for gaming and movies, features a 27-inch FullHD curved panel with an immersive 178-degree viewing angle and a metallic deco frame.
Multimedia features include twin 10-watt stereo speakers, Dolby Sound Effects surround sound and lossless AptX audio.
It runs on an Intel Core i5 processor with 8GB of RAM and an Intel HD Graphics 5500 chip for smooth rendering of games, videos and other content, Samsung said.
Bluetooth Music Play 3.0 allows users to stream music from a device through the PC’s curved speakers, even if the PC is off.
It includes a built-in camera for FullHD video conferencing. It also has HDMI in and out ports for connections to game consoles and other content sources.
Included Samsung SideSync 3.0 software allows users to receive phone calls and text messages forwarded from their Samsung smartphones. Users can also control their smartphone from their PC screen, mouse and keyboard through SideSync 3.0’s sharing mode, as well as share content between devices with Samsung Link 2.0.
The 27-inch Samsung Ativ One 7 retails for $1,299.