Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G is the first laptop with Intel’s 11th Gen Core processor

Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G is the first laptop with Intel’s 11th Gen Core processor

Following the recent announcement of Intel’s latest 11th-Gen Tiger Lake processors, Samsung has unveiled the new Galaxy Book Flex 5G — an Intel Evo verified laptop featuring 11th-Gen Core i5 and i7 processors. The new Galaxy Book 5G is Samsung’s first 5G enabled laptop, which features a minimal thin-and-light design with a 360-degree hinge and a 13.3-inch FHD (1920x1080p) touch screen panel.

Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G: Specifications

SpecificationSamsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G
Dimensions & Weight
  • 304.9 x 202.3 x 13.9~14.9mm
  • 1.26kg
Display
  • 13.3-inch FHD touch screen panel
  • 1920x1080p
Processor & Graphics
  • Intel 11th-Gen Core i5 or Core i7
  • Intel Iris Xe graphics
RAM & Storage
  • Up to 16GB LPDDR4x RAM
  • Up to 512GB NVMe SSD
Battery69.7Wh
Cameras
  • 13MP world-facing camera
  • 720p front-facing camera
I/O ports
  • Thunderbolt 4
  • USB Type-C
  • USB 3.0 Type-A
  • HDMI
  • 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack
  • UFS & microSD card reader
  • SIM slot
SecurityFingerprint scanner
Other Features
  • Built-in S Pen
  • Wi-Fi 6, 802.11ax 2×2
  • Bluetooth 5.1
  • 5G (Sub6)
  • LTE
  • 5Wx2 speakers with Smart Amp tuned by AKG
  • Backlit keyboard
Software
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Windows 10 Pro

As mentioned earlier, the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G can be configured with either an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, that features Intel Irix Xe graphics, coupled with up to 16GB of LPDDR4x RAM, and up to 512GB of NVMe SSD storage. The notebook weighs in at just 1.26kg and has a small form factor, which makes it a great option for users who are often on the go.

Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G

Unlike most thin-and-light notebooks these days, the Galaxy Book Flex 5G packs in two cameras — a 13MP “world-facing” camera placed in the top-left corner of the keyboard deck and a 720p front-facing camera in the top bezel of the display. The notebook also comes with a built-in S Pen, which is housed within the front edge of the chassis. The notebook features a compact backlit keyboard with a TKL layout and dual 5W speakers with Smart Amp tuned by AKG.

For connectivity, the Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G includes support for Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, LTE, and 5G (Sub6). In terms of I/O ports, the notebook features a USB Type-C port, a USB 3.0 Type-A port, a Thunderbolt 4 port, an HDMI port, a 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack, a UFS and microSD card slot, and a SIM slot. Powering the notebook is a 69.7Wh battery, which is expected to offer over 9 hours of backup on a single charge based on the Intel Evo certification.

As of now, Samsung hasn’t revealed any pricing or availability details for the Galaxy Book Flex 5G, however, the company has revealed that the notebook will be available in a single — Royal Silver — color variant. We will update this post as soon as we receive pricing and availability details from the company.


Source: Samsung Newsroom

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A Literature and Linguistics graduate with a keen interest in everything Android. When not writing about tech, Pranob spends most of his time either playing League of Legends or lurking on Reddit.