Samsung Debuts New 2-in-1, Notebook 9 Models at CES
The Galaxy TabPro S 2-in-1 can be used as a tablet or notebook, while the Notebook 9 series includes models with 15- or 13.3-inch displays.Samsung continues to expand its enterprise computer offerings with a new Galaxy TabPro S two-in-one tablet/notebook combination and a two new Notebook 9 models that feature screens in 15-inch or 13.3-inch sizes. The latest devices debuted Jan. 6 at CES 2016 in Las Vegas. The Galaxy TabPro S (pictured) is a premium tablet that runs on Microsoft Windows 10 and aims to provide portable notebook PC capabilities for users in a smaller, lighter package, according to Samsung. The two new Notebook 9 models are designed to be sleek, powerful machines for mobile professionals who need to be productive even when they are out of their offices. The Galaxy TabPro S, which will be available in February, can be configured with Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro for consumers or business users. The machines, which are 0.25 inches thick and 1.5 pounds, include a sixth-generation Intel Core M dual-core 2.2GHz processor and incorporate a flexible keyboard hinge that enables a wide range of viewing angles. The Galaxy TabPro S also includes a 12-inch Super AMOLED multi-touch display, LTE Cat 6 connectivity and fast charging that can fully charge the device's battery in 2.5 hours. The battery offers up to 10.5 hours of battery life per charge. The TabPro S is a fanless device that operates on only 4.5W of power for quiet operation.
Users can also outfit their devices with an optional multi-port adapter that offers High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) and USB Type A and C ports, and a Bluetooth Pen. The Galaxy TabPro S will be available globally in February. Prices will be announced later.