73points

Samsung Galaxy Book S

77points

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
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Samsung Galaxy Book S vs Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
73
points
Samsung Galaxy Book S
77
points
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Why is Samsung Galaxy Book S better than Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"?

  • 35g lighter
    ?

    960gvs995g
  • Has a backlit keyboard
    ?
  • 28.89% faster CPU speed
    ?

    2 x 2.84GHz & 2 x 1.8GHzvs4 x 1.8GHz
  • 4.7mm thinner
    ?

    11.8mmvs16.5mm
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.1
  • Supports fast charging
    ?
  • 29.48GB/s more memory bandwidth
    ?

    63.58GB/svs34.1GB/s

Why is Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" better than Samsung Galaxy Book S?

  • 8GB more RAM memory
    ?

    16GBvs8GB
  • 267MHz higher ram speed
    ?

    2400MHzvs2133MHz
  • Uses flash storage
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Stylus included
    ?
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Buy used:

$1,399.66

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pro NP940X5N-X01US 15...Samsung Notebook 9 Pro NP940X5N-X01US 15" FHD 2-in-1 Touch Screen Laptop, 8th Gen Intel Quad-Core i7-8550U Up To 4GHz, 16GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10, Built-in S Pen, Titan Silver
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$1,096.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pen 15"-Intel Core i7...Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 15"-Intel Core i7-16GB Memory-512GB SSD (Renewed)
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$1,399.66
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 PRO 13.3”-Intel Core ...Samsung Notebook 9 PRO 13.3”-Intel Core i7 Processor 8550U - 16GB Memory-256GB SSD - NP930MBE-K05US
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$979.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" Amazon2019 Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3"...2019 Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" FHD Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel i7, 8GB DDR4, 256GB PCI-e SSD, 2X Thunderbolt 3, Webcam, WiFi, Fingerprint Reader, Active Pen, 2.84 LBS, 0.5", Titan Platinum
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$899.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pen NP930QAA-K01US 2-...Samsung Notebook 9 Pen NP930QAA-K01US 2-in-1 Laptop (Windows 10 Home, Intel Core i7, 13.3" LCD Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Light Titan
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$899.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 NP900X5J i7-7500U 8GB...Samsung Notebook 9 NP900X5J i7-7500U 8GB 256GB SSD 15-inch 1920x1080 Windows 10 Ultra Thin Laptop (Renewed)
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$644.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" Amazon2020 Samsung_Notebook 9 Pro 13 FHD 1080P...2020 Samsung_Notebook 9 Pro 13 FHD 1080P Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop| Intel Core i7-8565U up to 4.6GHz| 8GB RAM| 512GB SSD| FP Reader| Backlit KB| Win 10 + NexiGo 128GB MicroSD Card Bundle
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$1,099.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Galaxy Book Flex 13.3” Laptop| Q...Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 13.3” Laptop| QLED Display and Intel Core i7 Processor | 8GB Memory | 512GB SSD| Long Battery Life and Bluetooth-Enabled S Pen | (NP930QCG-K01US), Blue
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$1,199.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" Touc...Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" Touch Screen Intel Core i7 Titan Platinum (NP930MBE-K01US)
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$977.97

Design

1.weight

960g

995g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has a backlit keyboard
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.
3.thickness

11.8mm

16.5mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
6.width

305.2mm

310.5mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.has anti-reflection coating
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
3.screen size

13.3"

13.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has a touch screen
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
5.has an LED-backlit display
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
6.has an IPS screen
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.RAM

8GB

16GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.RAM speed
It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
3.Uses flash storage
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this, they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.
4.CPU speed

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

4 x 1.8GHz (Intel Core i7-8550U)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
5.internal storage

512GB

512GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
6.has an external memory slot
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an HDMI output
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Wi-Fi 4 (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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
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.
6.Bluetooth version

5

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
4.Stylus included
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
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.
5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
6.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Miscellaneous

1.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has branded damage-resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
4.Has an infrared sensor
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"
With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.
5.Supports ECC memory
Samsung Galaxy Book S (Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx)
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" (Intel Core i7-8550U)
Error-correcting code memory can detect and correct data corruption. It is used when is it essential to avoid corruption, such as scientific computing or when running a server.
6.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Samsung Galaxy Book S
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" (Intel Core i7-8550U)
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Price comparison

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13"

Buy used:

$1,399.66

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pro NP940X5N-X01US 15...Samsung Notebook 9 Pro NP940X5N-X01US 15" FHD 2-in-1 Touch Screen Laptop, 8th Gen Intel Quad-Core i7-8550U Up To 4GHz, 16GB DDR4, 256GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10, Built-in S Pen, Titan Silver
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$1,096.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pen 15"-Intel Core i7...Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 15"-Intel Core i7-16GB Memory-512GB SSD (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$1,399.66
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 PRO 13.3”-Intel Core ...Samsung Notebook 9 PRO 13.3”-Intel Core i7 Processor 8550U - 16GB Memory-256GB SSD - NP930MBE-K05US
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$979.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" Amazon2019 Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3"...2019 Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" FHD Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel i7, 8GB DDR4, 256GB PCI-e SSD, 2X Thunderbolt 3, Webcam, WiFi, Fingerprint Reader, Active Pen, 2.84 LBS, 0.5", Titan Platinum
Amazon logo
$899.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pen NP930QAA-K01US 2-...Samsung Notebook 9 Pen NP930QAA-K01US 2-in-1 Laptop (Windows 10 Home, Intel Core i7, 13.3" LCD Screen, Storage: 256 GB, RAM: 8 GB) Light Titan
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$899.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 NP900X5J i7-7500U 8GB...Samsung Notebook 9 NP900X5J i7-7500U 8GB 256GB SSD 15-inch 1920x1080 Windows 10 Ultra Thin Laptop (Renewed)
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$644.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" Amazon2020 Samsung_Notebook 9 Pro 13 FHD 1080P...2020 Samsung_Notebook 9 Pro 13 FHD 1080P Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop| Intel Core i7-8565U up to 4.6GHz| 8GB RAM| 512GB SSD| FP Reader| Backlit KB| Win 10 + NexiGo 128GB MicroSD Card Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,099.00
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Galaxy Book Flex 13.3” Laptop| Q...Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 13.3” Laptop| QLED Display and Intel Core i7 Processor | 8GB Memory | 512GB SSD| Long Battery Life and Bluetooth-Enabled S Pen | (NP930QCG-K01US), Blue
Amazon logo
$1,199.99
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen 13" AmazonSamsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" Touc...Samsung Notebook 9 Pro 2-in-1 13.3" Touch Screen Intel Core i7 Titan Platinum (NP930MBE-K01US)
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$977.97

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