It took longer than hoped/expected but it happened, the 0.64-inch thick Series 9 laptop from Samsung has become available outside South Korea, hitting US stores at a price tag of $1,159.99 (for the 11.6-inch model).
Codenamed NP900X1A, the laptop features a Duralumin enclosure, an 11.6-inch (1366 x 768) LED-backlit display, a 1.33 GHz Core i3-380UM processor, 2GB of RAM, a 64GB solid state drive, Intel graphics, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity, a 1.3 megapixel webcam, a microSD slot, an USB 3.0 port and a battery enabling up to 7 hours of operation.
The Series 9 machines runs Windows 7 Home Premium (64bit) and is available here .