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Samsung Galaxy Book S

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Samsung Galaxy Book S review: specs and price

Samsung Galaxy Book S
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Samsung Galaxy Book S

Why is Samsung Galaxy Book S better than the average?

  • Resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1.71MP
  • RAM
    8GBvs7.65GB
  • Pixel density
    165ppivs142.76ppi
  • RAM speed
    ?

    2133MHzvs1730.29MHz
  • Weight
    960gvs2.08kg
  • Battery life
    ?

    23hvs7.33h
  • Thickness
    11.8mmvs23.41mm
  • CPU speed
    2 x 2.84GHz & 2 x 1.8GHzvs5.91GHz

Price comparison

Design

1.weight
?

Best

Toshiba Satellite C70 17.3" Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz / 4GB / 750GB

249.5g

960g

2.Has a backlit keyboard
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The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
3.thickness
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Best

Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB

6.9mm

11.8mm

4.volume
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Best

Porsche Design Book One

1579.19cm³

731.8cm³

5.Has a detachable keyboard
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You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

Samsung Galaxy Book S
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Display

1.resolution
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Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52S 15.6” UHD Intel Core i5-8350U 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

2.pixel density
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Best

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB

540ppi

165ppi

3.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

18.4"

13.3"

4.has a anti-reflection coating
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This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book S
5.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Performance

1.RAM speed
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It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

2800MHz

2133MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx)

2.RAM
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Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P52 15.6" Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2GHz / 64GB RAM / 1TB SSD

64GB

8GB

3.CPU speed
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Best

Eurocom Panther 5SE 17.3" Intel Xeon E5-2620 2GHz / 16GB / 1TB

12 x 2GHz

2 x 2.84GHz & 2 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx)

4.internal storage
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Best

Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

4000GB

512GB

5.Supports 64-bit
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A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
6.CPU threads
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More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Dell G7-7588-U30 15.6" Intel Core i7 8750H 2.2GHz / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD

12

8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx)

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
2.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
4.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book S
5.Bluetooth version
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Best

Lenovo ThinkBook 14s 14" Intel Core i5-8265U 1.6GHz / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD

5.2

5

6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Battery

1.Battery life
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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Lenovo Yoga C630 13.3" Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 / 4GB RAM / 128GB SSD

25h

23h

Features

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad S340 15.6” Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book S
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Lenovo Miix 520

4

1

4.has a front camera
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A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
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The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
6.Has a stylus
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A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.

For example

Lenovo IdeaPad C340 15.6" Intel Core i7-8565U 1.8GHz / 4GB RAM / 512GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Miscellaneous

1.has branded damage-resistant glass
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Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 13.5" Intel Core-i7 8650U 1.9GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book S
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book S

Samsung Galaxy Book S
3.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
4.has a cellular module
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Devices which use cellular technology can connect to mobile networks. Cellular networks have much wider signal coverage than WiFi.

Samsung Galaxy Book S
5.Has an infrared sensor
?

With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.

For example

Microsoft Surface Go (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Samsung Galaxy Book S
6.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Samsung Galaxy Book S

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