The new S Pen, bundled with the Notebook 9 Pen 2-in-1, is battery-free and built into the device for immediate use.
As for the Notebook 9 laptops, both the 13.3-inch and 15-inch models have been given access to the eighth-generation Core i7 processor and can be configured to to have up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM and!TB of NVMe SSD storage. The 2-in-1 PC has a metal chassis with a premium magnesium aluminum alloy design called Metal12 to keep it durable and light weight as well. However, the 15-inch model has an option to house Nvidia GeForce MX150 graphics with 2GB of GDDR5 video memory under the same backlit keyboards and Microsoft Precision touchpads. The all-new S-Pen offers 4.096 levels of pressure with a fine 0.7 mm tip and provides tilt detection that's fit for natural writing and drawing experience. The S Pen launches shortcuts to apps like Samsung Notes and Autodesk Sketchbook when removed.
Meanwhile, the laptop's 720p webcam includes an infrared lens for Windows Hello, which is also supported through an embedded fingerprint sensor.
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In case you are interested, the 2018 LG Gram goes on sale next month in the United States, and the updated Notebook 9 line launches in Korea this month, with USA availability set to arrive in Q1 2018.
Samsung has also packed a RealView display into both versions of the Notebook 9, offering what the company describes as life-like colors. Samsung is releasing these new Notebooks with the latest Windows update, i.e. Windows 10. The 2-in-1 is powered by an 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor, up to 16GB DDR4 RAM, up to 512GB NVMe PCIe SSD, and Intel HD graphics. Samsung is equipping each variant with two USB 3.0 ports, a HDMI port, microSD storage, and a single USB-C port. Along with the new processor, Samsung says it added its "largest and most powerful battery placed inside a notebook". It's, in many ways, similar to this year's model in that it's still a 13.3-inch slim notebook that can be used in varying configurations, including laptop, tent mode and tablet mode.
In addition, to support for third-person solo, duo, and squad gameplay on the current Erangel map, PUBG on Xbox One will also feature vaulting at its launch into the Xbox Game Preview program.