Samsung outs trio of laptops pre-CES, including S Pen-toting Notebook 9

Samsung has unveiled a trio of Windows 10 laptops ahead of the CES 2018 expo, which kicks off next week.

The Notebook 7 Spin, Notebook 9 Pen and Notebook 9 laptops will all go on sale in the first three months of 2018 in the United States.

Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is, as the name suggests, is a convertible laptop with a 13.3-inch, 1080p rotating touchscreen.

Notebook 7 Spin

It arrives with the 8th-Gen Intel Core i5 processor and a solid 8GB RAM. It has a fingerprint sensor and support for the Samsung Active Pen.

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Next up is the more premium Samsung Notebook 9 Pen (pictured top), which is already on sale in the firm’s Korean homeland.

Surrounded by a full-metal jacket, it has a 360-degree hinge and a 13.3-inch Full HD touchscreen display.

Power-hungry users will get an 8th-Gen Core i7 processor and up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM.

Samsung is also promising S-Pen support, which is built into the laptop itself. The company says the S Pen can now “recognise 4,096 levels of pressure with a fine 0.7mm tip and convenient tilt detection to allow a more natural writing and drawing experience.”

As with the Galaxy Note series, when the S-Pen is withdrawn, the Air Command menu will automatically launch.

Bigger batteries

Finally, Samsung is announcing the Samsung Notebook 9 (below), which comes in 13.3-inch and 15-inch flavours.

Both have the same Core i7 processors and upto 16GB RAM, 1080p displays and 720p cameras. The laptops have the option of a 1TB SSD and massive 75Wh batteries.

Notebook 9

We’re likely to learn more about the pricing and availability of the laptops at CES 2018 next week. As of now we’re unsure whether Samsung will be launching the laptops in Europe.

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