Samsung introduced two entry-level Galaxy Guide laptops at its Unpacked occasion: the Galaxy Guide and the Galaxy Guide Flex2 Alpha. The previous will begin at round $800 (based on Samsung, that worth is topic to alter) and can launch within the second half of 2021, whereas the Flex2 Alpha begins at $849 and is out there for preorder now, transport in mid-Might. These spherical out the fleet of premium fashions introduced at the moment, together with the Galaxy Guide Professional and Professional 360 with OLED screens that begin at $999, and the $1,399 Galaxy Guide Odyssey gaming laptop computer that’s the primary to sport Nvidia’s new RTX 3050 Ti graphics card.
Beginning with the Galaxy Guide, it has a 15.6-inch 1080p TFT LCD show, and it helps as much as two quick NVMe SSDs. It has two USB-C ports (considered one of which may recharge the laptop computer with the included 65W charger), two USB-A 3.2 ports, an HDMI port, a headphone jack, a microSD card slot, and an elective nano SIM tray for LTE.
Samsung’s cell press web site exhibits that the Intel Pentium Gold or Celeron processor could present up in some fashions globally, however the firm hasn’t confirmed what can be within the beginning configuration within the US. A Samsung spokesperson informed The Verge that the ultimate worth and specs can be introduced nearer to its launch within the second half of 2021.
In response to the positioning linked above, should you want extra energy, you’ll be capable of bump it as much as eleventh Gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processors, with the choice of profiting from their Iris Xe built-in graphics, or you may go for Nvidia’s GeForce MX450 discrete graphics. The Galaxy Guide could be upgraded to 16GB of RAM.
Rounding out the specs, the Galaxy Guide is available in silver or blue, and each configuration could have a 54Wh battery. Just like the Galaxy Guide Professional lineup, this one helps Dolby Atmos audio. Its webcam is a 720p HD sensor with a twin array mic.
If you would like a 2-in-1 laptop computer with a greater QLED display screen that’s nonetheless not as costly because the Galaxy Guide Professional, Samsung additionally introduced two sizes (13.3 and 15.6 inches) of the brand new Galaxy Guide Flex2 Alpha. Every mannequin has a 1080p QLED show, and both Intel’s eleventh Gen i5 or i7 processors. The value for the 13-inch mannequin begins at $849.
The beginning configuration consists of 8GB of RAM, however helps as much as 16GB, and the storage tops out at 512GB. It has a normal collection of ports, together with two USB-A 3.0 ports, a USB-C port, a headphone jack, an influence plug, HDMI, and a microSD slot. Just like the Galaxy Guide, this mannequin additionally has a 54Wh battery.