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Samsung Readies Updated, Slimmer Series 9 Notebooks

Discussion in 'News' started by Cristian_25H, Jan 16, 2012.

  1. Cristian_25H


    Dec 6, 2011
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    Next month Samsung Electronics is planning to refresh its Series 9 line of ultra-thin notebooks and introduce new 13.3-inch and 15-inch models that are just 0.58-inch thick and offer a battery life of up to 10 hours. The incoming machines have an aluminum casing, a SuperBright Plus display, a Core i3 or i5 processor, up to 8 GB of RAM, a 128 GB or 256 GB solid state drive (for a boot time of just 9.8 seconds and a wake-from-sleep time of 1.4 seconds), a glass touchpad, and a backlit keyboard.

    The 'new and improved' 13.3-inch Series 9 notebook will start at $1,399 while its 15-inch sibling will have a base price tag of $1,499.

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  2. Hagaix New Member

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    This is the greatest looking laptop I've ever seen. To bad its one of the most expensive one's too though...
  3. Beertintedgoggles


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    Being thin is nice and all but I'd rather have the thickness of a standard laptop and keep all my I/O ports. Once I start to need either a docking station or USB hub the novelty of having the thinnest laptop on the block is lost.
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