Dynabook Rolls Out New Satellite Pro Laptop Series
The company also announced a strategic relationship with SYNNEX Corporation, provider of distribution, systems design and integration services for the technology industry.
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Engineering Computing Resources
January 11, 2021
Dynabook Americas, provider of professional-grade laptops, introduces the Satellite Pro laptop series. The company also announced a strategic relationship with SYNNEX Corporation, a provider of distribution, systems design and integration services for the technology industry, to handle the U.S. distribution of its new Satellite Pro laptops and expand its reach into the small and medium business sectors. At launch, the Satellite Pro series will consist of three new models, including the 14-in. Satellite Pro C40, 15.6-in. Satellite Pro C50 and 15.6-in. Satellite Pro L50 with prices starting at $499.99 (MSRP).
Dynabook’s Satellite Pro laptop series feature modern designs. Dynabook will offer multiple configurations of the three new Satellite Pro laptops featuring a mix of 10th-Gen Intel Core processors and Windows 10 choices, including four Satellite Pro C50 and three Satellite Pro C40 options with prices starting at $499.99 (MSRP). The Satellite Pro L50 configuration will feature a 10th-Gen Intel Core processor, Windows 10 Pro, NVIDIA graphics and priced at $899.99 (MSRP).
“Introducing the Satellite Pro brand and pairing it with our award-winning Portégé and Tecra laptops enhances Dynabook’s already robust product portfolio and creates new opportunities in the U.S. market,” says Philip Osako, vice president, marketing and engineering, Dynabook Americas.
Resellers can take advantage of SYNNEX Corporation’s expertise in the device mobility market as well as its dedicated sales and enablement teams, helpdesk services and solution monitoring, bundled offerings, and flexible subscription and consumption-based plans with monthly pricing options. The return of the recognizable Satellite Pro brand meets the needs of many SYNNEX customers, regardless of size or market position.
“We are pleased to work with Dynabook to launch their new Satellite Pro brand in the IT channel,” according to Sandi Stambaugh, vice president, Product Management for SYNNEX. “By combining Dynabook’s exciting new offering with our team’s channel expertise and dedicated support, our mutual customers are well-positioned for success in this high-growth market segment.”
Satellite Pro C40
The Satellite Pro C40 is powered by a 10th Gen Intel Core processor (10nm), high-speed DDR4 memory and a solid-state drive to provide increased productivity and performance for demanding workloads. The sleek dark blue Satellite Pro C40 is just 18.9 mm thin and weighs only 3.42 lbs. (1.55 kg). Featuring an ample 14-in. non-glare FHD display with a thin bezel allows the laptop to maintain a compact footprint and deliver sharp visuals in various lighting environments. The laptop also incorporates an EPA-approved antimicrobial paint additive called IONPURE IPL2.
The Satellite Pro C40 is ideal for various work locations via its full-size keyboard and an extended-life battery. The laptop also features a large click pad, supporting Windows Precision Touchpad technology for accurate control and easy navigation. The 14-in. Satellite Pro C40 comes fully loaded with connectivity including an HD Webcam with dual array microphones and a USB Type-C 3.2 port to support charging, external display and data transfer. The laptop also features an HDMI port for easy sharing on external screens, while fast Gigabit LAN and 802.11ac Wi-Fi enable network access. To quickly swap files or connect peripherals, the Satellite Pro C40 includes a micro SD card reader, a pair of USB Type-A ports and built-in Bluetooth.
Satellite Pro C50
A smartly priced, professional-grade laptop with executive looks, the dark blue Satellite Pro C50 is just 19.7-mm thin and a starting weight of only 3.88 lbs. (1.76kg). This new laptop is powered by a 10th-Gen Intel Core processor (10nm), high-speed DDR4 memory and a solid-state drive to increase productivity and performance for workloads while delivering battery life.
Featuring a large 15.6-in. anti-glare display with a thin bezel allows the laptop to maintain a compact footprint. The laptop incorporates an EPA-approved antimicrobial paint additive called IONPURE IPL2, which helps inhibit growth of certain bacteria on the treated surfaces. Designed to perform in the office or on the road, the Satellite Pro C50 incorporates a full-size keyboard with numeric keypad and HD Webcam with dual-array microphones. The laptop also features the largest click pad (5.2x3.4-in.) in Dynabook’s product portfolio, supporting Windows Precision Touchpad technology for control and easy navigation.
The Satellite Pro C50 comes fully loaded with secure and reliable connectivity options, including a USB Type-C 3.2 port to support charging, external display and data transfer. The laptop also features an HDMI port for easy sharing on external screens, while Gigabit LAN and 802.11ac Wi-Fi enable effortless network access. To quickly swap files or connect peripherals, the Satellite Pro C50 comes standard with a micro SD card reader, a pair of USB Type-A ports and built-in Bluetooth.
Satellite Pro L50
The professional-grade Satellite Pro L50 is equipped with a 10th Gen Intel Core processor (14nm), NVIDIA GeForce MX250 discrete graphics and solid-state storage. Featuring a 15.6-in. Full HD, anti-glare display with LED side lighting for clear visuals in various lighting conditions. For video communications, the laptop also includes an HD Webcam with Webcam Privacy Shutter for privacy assurance and dual-array microphones to reduce background noise.
As a mobile productivity tool, the Satellite Pro L50 is lightweight at 4.07 lbs. (1.85kg) and features a full-sized keyboard with a numeric keypad, along with a comprehensive set of ports, including a USB Type-C port, three USB Type-A ports and HDMI. Dynabook equipped the laptop with Gigabit LAN and fast Wi-Fi for secure and reliable connectivity.
All Satellite Pro laptop configurations will include the Dynabook One-Year Standard Warranty.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.