After the launch in 2021 of the first generation of SAMSUNG GALAXY BOOK, the world of laptops is marked in 2022 by a new series of PCs from the South Korean giant. As always, the new SAMSUNG GALAXY BOOK range consists ofpowerful devicesthin and light, primarily focused on productivity.
While the SAMSUNG GALAXY BOOK 1 range is not yet done dazzling in its performance, this new series reinforces Samsung’s desire to regain the European market. And given the power of the engines in this latest range, the Asian company is not far behind. Discover the characteristics of SAMSUNG GALAXY BOOK 2 as well as its specificities!
Key Features of SAMSUNG GALAXY BOOK 2 (2022)
|Processor||Intel Core i5-1235U, Intel Core i7-1255U|
|CPU type||10 cores/12 threads|
|RAM memory||8 or 16 GB DDR4|
|Graphic card||Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics|
|Internal storage||256 GB, 512 GB SSD|
|Connectivity||Wireless; Bluetooth; USB|
|Screen size||Full HD LED, 15.6 inches|
|Definition/Display||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Measurements||35.7 x 22.9 x 1.5cm|
|Operating system||Microsoft Windows 11|
Operating system and processor
The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 has Windows 11 known for its responsiveness as a base operating system. This OS is particularly popular for its increased productivity and for the creative facilities it offers. As a processor, Samsung chose to give this device a Core i5 of 12e generation built on a new 10-core hybrid architecture.
The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 processor also provided an average frequency of 4.4GHz combined with an etching fineness of 10 nm. This is enough to get a good rendering of the activity that enables users constantly processing large volumes of information. Above all, this CPU is associated with a fast SSD, DDR4 RAM and an efficient cooling system.
RAM and storage capacity
RAM and storage capacity are two very relevant characteristics in the design of a machine. Users need it for many reasons. The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 laptop is equipped with 256 or 512 GB SSD storage.
This capability is further expanded with the machine’s built-in SD card device. This storage is more than enough to keep programs, games, multimedia content and documents without difficulty.
RAM on the other hand has a 8 or 16 GB capacity. However, this pc gives limited access to gamers. It can only run moderate games. This computer is more suitable for professionals who constantly use simulations.
This is obviously amazing for graphic artists, designers, architects, etc.
screen and graphics card
The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 has an IPS panel associated with a matte anti-reflective panel under the 15.6-inch LED screen with a resolution FULL-HD. It also has a refresh rate of 60 Hz with a 16/9 format and great luminescence.
In terms of display, this screen provides quality rendering even in a sunny environment. As for the graphics card of the Samsung Galaxy Book 2, it has a type Intel Iris Xe iGPU. He gives a unique user experience of this PC. It itself has an integrated graphics processor to support richer gaming and creative concepts.
Keyboard, audio and video
The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 comes with a AZERTY keyboard there is a numeric keypad which however is not backlit. Also, it doesn’t exist no fingerprint reader digital. However, this keyboard is quite spacious, pleasant to the touch and very functional.
Regarding the audio part, the device is equipped with the necessary to capture and reproduce the sound in a suitable way. There is a microphone and 2 built-in speakers. These accessories allow you to have a continuous conversation without using headphones or earphones.
On the video side, the device relies on an integrated 720p HD Webcam capable of producing excellent videos, even if there are better webcams on the market.
The connectivity of a laptop guarantees the sharing of data and the connection with other peripherals essential to its proper operation. The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 is compatible with Wi-Fi 6. In particular, it has a good range of connection to an access point.
This computer is also equipped with Bluetooth 5.1 which allows it to easily connect to a smartphone or other electronic device equipped with the same technology. This PC also has:
- One 3.5 mm female stereo jack;
- 2 USB 3.0 ports;
- 2 USB 3.0 Type-C ports;
- One HDMI port.
Your computer can talk simultaneously on different devices without harming the quality of its operation. However, this machine is not compatible with 4 and 5 G networks and this point is still punishing.
Battery life and other features
The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 is powered by a 54 Wh Li-ion type battery. It has operating autonomy in between 8 and 9 hours. That is why it leaves enough time to take care of its tasks, even if there is no nearby source of energy.
This Samsung PC is black or gray. he does 356.6 cm long and 229.1 cm wide with a thickness of 15.4 mm. However, this machine weighs 1.57 kg. Despite its large dimensions, this Samsung model remains in tradition of finesse of house. It is very easy to carry.
The laptop range Samsung Galaxy Book 2 was launched in Europe more precisely in Barcelona during the world mobile show. Its starting price is 800 euros. It is possible to get it for a budget from 800 to 900 euros.