Samsung's new Notebook 9 Windows 10 laptops are now up for pre-order at B&H and Samsung, sporting new Intel Core i5 and i7 Kaby Lake CPUs and an updated design. The new Notebook 9's also feature a backlit keyboard and fingerprint reader for Windows Hello, both new additions over the previous generation.

The new Samsung Notebook 9's are rocking the following specifications:

  • Intel Core i5/7
  • 8GB/16GB of DDR4 RAM | 256GB SSD
  • 13"/15" 1920 x 1080 LED-Backlit Display
  • Integrated Intel HD Graphics 620
  • MicroSD Card Slot
  • HDMI | USB Type-C | USB Type-A
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi | Bluetooth 4.1
  • Backlit Keyboard | Fingerprint Reader
  • 180° Hinge | 450 Nits Outdoor Mode
  • Windows 10 Home

The 15" version also now has an optional Nvidia GTX 940MX GPU, but is only available in the US through B&H.

Pricing starts at $999.99 for the lowest-end model, which isn't bad at all considering. B&H says pre-orders should begin shipping on January 12th, so get your pre-orders in now if you're interested!