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New Updates Coming for Samsung Notebook 9

Check out this quick article from techcrunch.com to learn about some new updates expected to come with the new Samsung Notebook 9 line:

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Photo courtesy Samsung press release and techcrunch.com.

Samsung’s slim Notebook 9 line gets a boost

By Brian Heater

Samsung’s gone the simple route with its latest notebooks – right down to the Notebook 9 name, which likely unintentionally invokes a very Cat’s Cradle vibe. Less then a year after launch, the line’s 13- and 15-inch models are getting a refresh, because the company just couldn’t wait the few extra weeks for CES.

The laptops are getting a new design, one that, from the press photos, at least, looks a bit like a Chromebook that made a wish upon a star to become a full-fledged laptop. It’s a model of minimalist efficiency that includes an extra-thin bezel and a display that swivels back to 180-degrees.

More impressively, the laptops are quite light, with the 13.3-inch version coming in at 1.8 pounds and the 15-incher weighing in at 2.17. Samsung also claims the little notebooks are fairly durable as well, with thermal and shock-resistant shells. The laptops promise seven hours of battery life (a notable step down from the former promise of 12 hours), coupled with quick charging, which should give users a full charge in 80 minutes.

There’s also a fingerprint scanner and USB Type-C port onboard, along with some souped up processing power with seventh-gen Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, coupled with up to 16GB of RAM. No word yet on pricing and availability, but probably don’t plan on getting one for Christmas this year.

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Device Pitstop Glendale Talks Data Security

When it’s time to upgrade to a new smartphone, tablet or other device, be sure to clear all of your important data from your old device. In this video, Device Pitstop Glendale talks about how to keep your data safe and secure when switching to a new device. Watch the video now to learn how Device Pitstop Glendale can assist you with data security: