The second wave of Chromebooks (the first would be that based on the Cr-48) has begun to reach US shores, with the Samsung Series 5 models now available for purchase WiFi-only and WiFi+3G form.
Samsung's Chrome OS-running device is just 0.8" thick, comes in two color versions - Titan Silver and Arctic White, and features a full-size keyboard, a 12.1-inch (1280 x 800) display, a 1.66 GHz Atom N570 dual-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, an mSATA 16GB SSD, a 4-in-1 card reader, a HD webcam, and a 6-cell battery allowing for up to 8.5 hours of operation.
The Series 5 WiFi model costs $429.99, while the WiFi / 3G version is priced at $499.99. Both can be found here .