Samsung has added a cheaper model to its Galaxy Book Flex portfolio in the form of Galaxy Book Flex Alpha. The 2-in-1 convertible laptop offers a QLED display, Active Pen support, and it is to offer 17.5 hour battery life.
The Alpha variant is acclaimed as a thin and light model weighing just 1.19 kg, and being just 13.9mm thick. The laptop is powered by the latest 10th gen Intel Core processors, and comes with a fingerprint sensor.
The Samsung Galaxy Book Flex Alpha is priced from $899.99 (roughly 325,000 Naira) for the base configuration, and it will be made available in a single Royal Silver colour option. The laptop is expected to go on sale in the first half of 2020.
Specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex Alpha
There’s a 360-degree hinge on the Galaxy Book Flex Alpha that allows it to be bent into the tablet mode, lie down flat on a smooth surface, or be propped up in tent mode. The 2-in-1 has a 13.3-inch full-HD (1920×1080 pixels) QLED display with max 600nits brightness and 100 percent colour volume.
It integrates Intel UHD graphics, offers 8GB and 12GB RAM options, alongside 256GB and 512GB storage options. There’s up to 1TB of SSD (NVMe) support, fingerprint scanning support, as well as a backlit keyboard.
The Samsung Galaxy Book Flex Alpha has two 1.5W stereo speakers, 720p HD camera, and a dual array digital mic. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), USB Type-C port, HDMI port, microSD slot, and two USB 3.0 ports. The frame is made out of aluminium, and the battery capacity is at 54Wh. As mentioned, the laptop is touted to last up to 17.5 hours (depending on usage), and it also comes with a Fast Charge feature as well.