Today at CES 2016, Samsung has announced two new laptops running Windows 10 in both 15- and 13-inch varieties. These are full-powered Ultrabooks with Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors – no Atom or Core M here to be found.

The 13-inch Samsung Notebook 9 comes in at exactly 1.85lbs (840g) and uses an Intel 6th-generation Skylake-U Core i5 or Core i7 CPU with Intel HD520 graphics. There is no word on battery life delivered from the rather meager 30Wh battery, but Samsung says "all day" and highlight the rapid charge system that can give two hours of power in with just a 20-minute charge.

Samsung Notebook 9 13-inch

Category Specification
Operating System Windows 10
Platform Intel 6th Gen. Platform (SkyLake-U)
Display 13", 400nit, FHD(1920x1080), PLS, 180°, LR
Processor Intel Core i5/i7
Graphics Intel HD520
Storage 128GB / 256GB SSD
System Memory 4 / 8GB LPDDR3 (On board)
Wired LAN Gigabit
Wireless LAN 802.11 ac 2x2 802.11 ac 2x2
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1 Bluetooth 4.1
Sound 1.5W x 2 speakers
Integrated Camera 720p
Mic Internal Dual Array Digital Mic
Keyboard 1.5mm stroke, Backlit
I/O Ports 2xUSB3.0
micro HDMI
mini Ethernet
mini VGA
3-in-1(SD, SDHC, SDXC)
AC Adapter 40W
Dimensions 313.8 x 218.5 x 13.4 mm
Weight 1.85lb ( 840g)
Battery 4,00mAh, 30Wh
Design Material / Color Mg / Iron Silver, Modern Pink

No word on pricing, although you know it will be high. Availability for the new Ultrabook will be in early 2016 at select retailers and Samsung will also be launching a new Notebook 9 13.3" laptop with Windows Professional in early 2016.

Besides the 13-inch version of the Notebook 9 Samsung also announced a 15-inch option that weighs just 2.85 pounds.