While Galaxy books aren’t as cheap as many other laptops, they are much higher quality and always ten to have very high ratings of 4.3+ out of 5 stars. So whatever you want to use it for, the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex2 Alpha will surely get the job done. The un-boxing, setup and installation processes are all simple as well.
When taking the laptop out of the box, its light and thin design are noticeable. The computer weighs just 2.62-lbs, and the dimensions in L x W x H in inches are 12” x 7.95” x 0.55”. The package weighs a bit more since it comes with accessories like a data link and adapter.
The 4-cell / Lithium-Ion battery is 3530 mAh watts and can get up to 54-Wh. Samsung advertises it as lasting for 18.5 hours with just one charge. So go about your work or school day, or take it with you on a long plane or bus trip with peace of mind that the Flex2 Alpha will get low on battery power.
With a QLED display, everything appears bright and colorful on the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex2 Alpha. It’s a 13.3-inch touchscreen, which is pretty standard for a 2-in-1 of this price. This monitor is an FHD touchscreen that emits an impressive 400-nit indoors and 6000-nit outdoors. There is a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and an aspect ratio of 16:9. Any generic pen/stylus is compatible with the touchscreen.
Processor & SSD
Like with all Galaxy Books, users can expect this model to come with a powerful processor. The Intel Core i5 1135G7 processor has speeds ranging from 2.40 GHz (base) to 4.20 GHz (turbo boost) and an 8MB L3 cache.
The capacity of the SSD drive in the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex2 Alpha is 256GB. An SSD drive is much, much faster than the traditional SATA drive that older laptops have.
Memory & Graphics
The memory type for this device is LPDDR4x. It has a maximum of 8GB or 16GB, depending on the exact model/configuration you order. (onboard). As for the graphics, the Intel Iris Xe chipset is more powerful than other integrated graphic chipsets.
Overall, this is a quality 2-in-1 that has a lot to offer. The I/O port selection is valuable and convenient with 2 USB 3.0 and 1 USB-C port, HDMI, microSD multimedia card reader, and headphone-out / mic-in combo. The I/O port selection is useful and convenient. In addition, the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex2 Alpha has some good durability features, such as the spill-resistant keyboard.