01.05.16 / Computers & Tablets

New Samsung Notebook 9 laptops continue to redefine mobility and simplify life for on-the-go consumers and professionals

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LAS VEGAS – Jan. 5, 2016 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today added two new laptops to the award-winning Notebook 9 line: the 13.3-inch Notebook 9 and the 15-inch Notebook 9. These PCs meet the needs of today’s mobile users through premium ultra-lightweight magnesium design, connected mobility, productivity and all-day battery life.

“Having a laptop that is easy to carry around but doesn’t sacrifice functionality or style is no longer just a luxury – it’s a necessity for many people,” said Gary Riding, senior vice president, Mobile Computing at Samsung Electronics America. “The new Notebook 9s offer the features Samsung is known for – extraordinary displays, premium performance, all-day battery life and seamless connectivity with other devices – all in the ultraportable package demanded by today’s mobile consumers.”

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Redefining mobility

The new Notebook 9 PCs are built for mobility. Weighing less than 2.9 pounds thanks to the magnesium chassis, the Notebook 9 solves the problem of lugging around a heavy laptop – whether it’s being slipped into a briefcase or hand carried between meetings, transporting the Notebook 9 is effortless. The 13.3-inch weighs just 1.85 pounds, making it one of the lightest PCs on the market.

The stunning new 15-inch model features a revolutionary slim bezel, which allows the laptop to fit into the chassis of a traditional 14” model without losing the extra inch on the superior display. This makes it perfect for business travel, working while commuting or enjoying entertainment on-the-go.

Both models offer all-day battery life, allowing consumers and professionals to grab their device and go as life demands, without having to worry about finding an outlet to charge. Should users need to power up before a big meeting or presentation, the 15-inch Notebook 9 charges to over two hours in just 20 minutes with Samsung’s Fast Charging technology.

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Stunning displays

As an innovator in displays, Samsung has brought the award-winning technology used in their TVs and monitors to both Notebook 9s, giving users big screen quality in a portable size. Both devices feature a spacious, immersive Full HD PLS display with wide viewing angles. Both models have a 180 degree hinge, for enhanced usability and content sharing. The devices also feature an anti-glare coating so users can even sit outside and do work on a sunny day.  

Maximized connectivity

Both laptops also work wirelessly within Samsung’s ecosystem, allowing users to seamlessly connect across devices without the hassle of cords and display ports. Samsung Link 2.0 allows users to share files between their Samsung PC and the latest Samsung Galaxy smartphones, tablets and Smart TVs. Users can also mirror their Samsung Galaxy smartphone on the Notebook 9 wirelessly with Samsung SideSync.

The new Notebook 9 laptops will be available beginning in early 2016 at select retailers and Samsung.com. Samsung will also be launching a new Notebook 9 13.3” laptop with Windows Professional in early 2016.

 
Table 1   
CategoryNotebook 9 15”Notebook 9 13.3”
 Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10
PlatformIntel 6 th Gen. Platform (SkyLake-U)Intel 6 th Gen. Platform (SkyLake-U)
Display15”, 350nit, FHD(1920x1080), PLS, 180°, LR13.3”, 400nit, FHD(1920x1080), PLS, 180°, LR
PerformanceProcessorIntel Core i5/i7Intel Core i5/i7
GraphicsIntel HD520Intel HD520
Storage*128GB / 256GB SSD128GB / 256GB SSD
System Memory4 / 8 GB LPDDR3 (On board)4 / 8 GB LPDDR3 (On board)
Wired LANGigabitGigabit
Wireless LAN802.11 ac 2x2802.11 ac 2x2
BluetoothBluetooth 4.1Bluetooth 4.1
MultimediaSound2W x 2 speakers1.5W x 2 speakers
Integrated Camera720p720p
MicInternal Dual Array Digital MicInternal Dual Array Digital Mic
UsabilityKeyboard1.5mm stroke, Backlit1.5mm stroke, Backlit
OthersI/O Ports2 x USB 3.0 + 1 x USB Type C (PD, DP support w/ 5Gbps), HP/Mic2xUSB3.0, micro HDMI, mini Ethernet, mini VGA,
3-in-1(SD, SDHC, SDXC), HP/Mic
AC Adapter40W40W
MobilityDimensions346.5 x 236.8 x 14.5mm313.8 x 218.5 x 13.4 mm
Weight2.84lb (1.29kg)1.85lb ( 840g)
Battery*5,120mAh, 39Wh4,00mAh, 30Wh
DesignMaterial / ColorMg / Iron Silver, Modern PinkMg / Iron Silver, Modern Pink
SoftwareContinuitySideSync 4.0, Samsung Link 2.0, Wi-Fi Transfer SideSync 4.0, Samsung Link 2.0, Wi-Fi Transfer
Privacy ProtectionSecurity Cam, Pattern Log-in, Secret Screen, Record BlockSecurity Cam, Secret Screen, Record Block
Comfortable UsabilityBest AP, Ultra Power Saving modeBest AP, Ultra Power Saving mode
*Battery Disclosure: Battery life may vary based on usage and other conditions
*Storage Disclosure: Please note that a portion of the hard drive is reserved for system recovery, operating system and preloaded content software.

 

About Samsung Electronics America, Inc.

Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), is a recognized innovation leader in consumer electronics design and technology. A wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SEA delivers a broad range of digital consumer electronics, IT and home appliance products. Samsung is the market leader for HDTVs in the U.S and America’s fastest growing home appliance brand. To discover more of the award-winning products you love with Samsung, please visit www.samsung.com.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. inspires the world and shapes the future with transformative ideas and technologies that redefine the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital appliances, printers, medical equipment, network systems, and semiconductor and LED solutions. We are also leading in the Internet of Things space with the open platform SmartThings, our broad range of smart devices, and through proactive cross-industry collaboration. We employ 319,000 people across 84 countries with annual sales of US $196 billion. To discover more, and for the latest news, feature articles and press material, please visit the Samsung Newsroom at news.samsung.com.

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