Samsung today updated their Notebook 9 lineup with a tweaked design and refreshed internals to get them through another year. This comes over a week before CES 2016 kicks off, a place where the Korean tech giant tends to unveil many new products.
The Samsung Notebook 9 delivers the latest in Notebook technology in a sleek and light design. With advanced features including enhanced connectivity, premium display and an added layer of security, the Samsung Notebook 9 offers the performance and portability to go wherever you need to go.
Regarding the design, Samsung has opted for a more extreme curve around the corners of the Notebook 9 alongside an extremely thin bezel on the left and right sides of the display. There’s also a weight difference present, with the new 13-inch model weighing just 1.8 pounds and the 15-inch model weighing just 2 pounds.
Regarding the new internals, Samsung now includes Intel’s latest generation Kaby Lake processors in the Notebook 9 lineup, providing more speed and fluidity for users. In addition, the company is now saying the laptops last about 7 hours on a full charge opposed to the previously advertised 12 hours.
The Notebook 9 features the following newly-updated specifications.
|Samsung Notebook 9 (15-inch)||Samsung Notebook 9 (13.3-inch)|
|OS||WINDOWS 10 Home||WINDOWS 10 Home|
|PROCESSOR||7TH GEN INTEL® CORE™ i7||7TH GEN INTEL® CORE™ i5/i7|
|DISPLAY||15.0″, 350nit, FHD (1,920X1,080), 178°, LR, sRGB 95% Delta E<2.5, Outdoor mode (500 nits), Video HDR||13.3”, 350nit, FHD (1,920X1,080), 178°, LR, sRGB 95% Delta E<2.5, Outdoor mode (500 nits), Video HDR|
|STORAGE||PCIe NVMe, up to 256GB SSD||SATA3 SSD, up to 256GB SSD|
|MEMORY||DDR4 dual channel, up to 8GB (on board)||DDR4 dual channel, up to 8GB for i3, up to 16GB for i7 (on board)|
|WIRELESS||802.11 ac 2X2||802.11 ac 2X2|
|BLUETOOTH||Bluetooth 4.1||Bluetooth 4.1|
|SOUND||1.5W X 2 SPEAKERS||1.5W X 2 SPEAKERS|
|MIC||Internal Dual Array Digital Mic||Internal Dual Array Digital Mic|
|KEYBOARD||1.5mm stroke, backlit, curved keycap, fingerprint sensor||1.5mm stroke, backlit, curved keycap, finger print sensor|
|I/O PORTS||2XUSB 3.0, 1XUSB 2.0, 1XUSB-C, HDMI, MicroSD, HP/Mic||2XUSB 3.0, 1XUSB-C, HDMI, MicroSD, HP/Mic|
|AC ADAPTER||45W small adaptor||45W small adaptor|
|DIMENSIONS||347.9 X 229.4 X 14.9mm||309.4 X 208 X 13.9mm|
|BATTERY||30Wh, Fast Charging, External Battery Charging||30Wh, Fast Charging, External Battery Charging|
|MATERIAL / COLOR||Light Titan||Light Titan|
|SOFTWARE||Wi-Fi Transfer, Simple Sharing, PC Message, PC Gallery, SideSync||Wi-Fi Transfer, Simple Sharing, PC Message, PC Gallery, SideSync|
You can learn more about the Notebook 9 here.
- SOURCE: Samsung