Samsung unveiled a stylish and powerful hybrid laptop today in Taipei, which will be ready to enter the market later this year. The company announced Notebook 9 Pro at Computex 2017, a Windows 10 device that works just as well as a laptop and as a tablet.
With a 360-degree hinge similar to that of Lenovo’s Yoga laptop, and an Intel 7th-gen Core i7 CPU, Notebook 9 Pro enters the market in style. Samsung’s new hybrid device also features an S Pen with 4.000 levels of pressure and has fast charging support.
Of course, the main highlight of Samsung Notebook 9 Pro is the S Pen which allows great inking experience. The device also features the Air Command software that lets users take notes, edit documents, and draw.
The laptop-tablet comes in both 13.3-inch and 15-inch touchscreen display versions. The 13.3-inch version has 8GB RAM, while the 15-inch one has 16GB. Both feature a 256GB SSD hard drive, while the 15-inch device comes with the AMD Radeon 540 graphics card inside.
Here are some of the specs of Samsung Notebook 9 Pro:
- Operating System: Windows 10 Home
- CPU: Intel Core i7 7500U, 2.70GHz up to 3.50GHz 4MB L3 Cache
- Display:3 inches FHD LED (1920 x 1080) or 15.0 inches FHD LED (1920 x 1080), both with Touch Screen Panel
- Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 620 (13.3 inches) / AMD Radeon 540 (15 inches)
- Memory: 8GB DDR4 (13.3 inches) / 16GB DDR4 (15 inches)
- Storage: 256GB SSD
The Windows 10 element
A key point of Samsung Notebook 9 Pro, is its Windows character. Samsung’s new hybrid laptop comes with Windows 10 Home inside and the OS is not the only feature that Samsung borrowed from Microsoft.
On top of Windows 10 Home, the Notebook 9 Pro features a Windows Hello camera at the front, with support for facial recognition to log into Windows 10.
Finally, Samsung has already ensured that the S Pen is compatible with Windows Ink so that users can use the styles across all of Windows 10.