Samsung Galaxy Book Ion Review
‘Sleek, Sharp & Innovative’
Samsung’s Galaxy Book Ion is an exemplary modern laptop. Made with ultralight magnesium, its clamshell frame and ultra-thin design is engineered with portability in mind, measuring just 12.9/14.9mm thick and weighing less than a kilogram. Samsung’s innovative laptop is available in two models, the 13.3-inch or 15.6-inch model
The Galaxy Book Ion features the world’s first QLED Display on a laptop, offering a stunning, life-like quality. With it’s Aura Silver colour, the Galaxy Book Ion reveals a spectrum of hues at every angle, giving it a premium look to complement its portability. This laptop is perfect for the on-the-go professional, who may travel frequently working in different locations.
The Galaxy Book Ion exemplifies Samsung’s design legacy for an ultra-thin and lightweight device that easily slips into bags without a bulky feel. It features a backlit keyboard to type with additional accuracy, which is especially useful in dark environments. Its Thunderbolt 3 port provides transfer speeds up to eight times faster than USB 3.0 connectivity. There are two USB 3.0 slots, a microSD card slot and the Thunderbolt 3 port.
The Galaxy Book Ion boasts a 10th Gen Intel Core processor for intelligent performance and stunning entertainment. The laptop also features Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) and Thunderbolt 3, industry-leading wireless and wired standards for this fast, flexible and sleek device. The 15.6-inch model comes with an additional SSD and DDDR4 RAM slot, allowing you to customise the laptop to boost PC performance conveniently.
The Galaxy Book Ion’s touchpad allows you to wirelessly PowerShare with other compatible devices. Simply press the Fn+F11 keys to charge your phone using your laptop. See the Wireless PowerSharing feature in action in the image below.
You can log in to the laptop with a simple touch. The device reads your fingerprint with a secure, built-in sensor. The system is powered by Windows Hello to then login securely and quickly.
The Galaxy Book Ion is available in a 13.3 inch size at an RRP of £1,249.00 and 15.6-inch at an RRP of £1,299.00. Both sizes will range in a stunning Aura Silver colour. However, there are frequent promotions to buy this laptop for just over £1000.
While the pricetag may be steep, the Galaxy Book Ion’s performance is truly exceptional. The display is exquisite and a spectacle to the eye. This laptop is engineered for its portability, which is always handy, particularly if you’re never bound to a desk. Samsung has included industry-leading tech to create one of the best laptops on the market.