Samsung unveiled the second generation of the Samsung Notebook Series 9 at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
The new Series 9 boasts the world’s thinnest and most compact chassis with 2nd generation Intel Core i5 processor within the 13″ and 15″ sector.
The company on stage demonstarted a new 15″ model, which sports a couple of USB 3.0 ports and a DB15 VGA port on the left side. Samsung says the 15-inch model is just over 3 pounds and it’s packing a 1600×900 screen in a 14-inch chassis with their MaxScreen thin bezel design.
The Samsung Series 9 features the worl’s thinnest and most compact 15″ premium notebook for the first time, featuring a vivid 15″ display fitted into a stylish 14″ chassis. The truly flat 14.9mm (0.58 inch) thin design weighing just 1.49kg (3.3 lbs) makes the Series 9 ultra-portable; while power and performance are assured with a 2nd generation Intel® Core i5 processor, up to 8GB memory and 128GB SSD. The 13″ model measures only 12.9mm (0.5 inch) and weighs just 1.19kg (2.5 lbs).
The 180% brighter HD+ SuperBright Plus screen with anti-reflective display ensures clear vision even outdoors. In addition, the MaxScreen (+1 inch) and wide 160º viewing angle ensures a comfortable viewing experience.
The auto-sensing screen and backlit keyboard adjusts itself to match the surrounding lighting conditions, providing optimum brightness for maximum ease of use, even in particularly dark or bright environments.
Here is the official photo gallery of Series 9:
Watch the following press conference video: