The Slimbook Executive series’ updated Linux ultrabooks follow the Slimbook 4 with Ryzen7 5700U processor. They rely on Intel’s Alder Lake-H processor families and, optionally, the Nvidia GeForce RTX3050 Ti laptop GPU. Also available is a 14-inch or 16-inch LTPS display with a high resolution of 90 Hz.
Rejuvenation with Alder Lake H and Ampere
The Slimbook 4 was followed by the Slimbook 4. Slimbook, a Spanish hardware distributor specializing in Linux, now offers two top models: the Slimbook Executive 14 (test) and Slimbook Executive 16 (refresh). Both have a hybrid CPU, a Core i7-12700H, and in the case of the 16 inch model, a dedicated Nvidia GeForce RTX3050 laptop GPU with 2,560 Shaders.
Slimbook Executive 14 & 16 also concentrate on the display. (Photo: Slimbook). The Slimbook Executive’s 14 or 16 inch LTPS monitors have a resolution of 2,880 x 1,800 pixels, or 2,560 x 1,560 pixels in a 16-by-10 format. It has a Office and largely gaming sufficient refresh rate at 90 Hz. The maximum brightness must be 400 cd/m2 with a 99 percent coverage.
14 cores, 20 threads, and 64 GB DDR4
These are the official specifications for the two Linux ultrabooks: Slimbook Executive 14 & 16
Intel Core i7-12700H (6P+8E).
8, 16, 32, or 64GB DDR4-3200 CL22-22-22
256GB,512GB, 1TB and 2TB M.2 NVMe SSD
Iris Xe (14’’) and GeForce RTX3050 Ti Laptop GPU (16’’)
High resolution matte screen LTPS 90 Hz
2,880 pixels x 1,800 pixels (14’’)
2,560 pixels x 1,600 pixels (16’’)
Intel AX200 WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.
99Wh (14’’) and 82Wh (17’’)
The notebooks are 309x215x15mm (14’’) and 355x245x20mm (16 ”), respectively). They weigh 1.2 and 1.5kg. Fast charging can charge the batteries with up to 90 watts (for the smaller models) and 120 watts (for the larger models). The speakers are certified THX and the housing is made of aluminum and magnesium alloy.
Slimbook Executive 14 & 16 (Photo by Slimbook) The Slimbook Executive 14 & 16 offer external connections options.
2 x USB -A 3.2 Gen1 at 5. Gbps
1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 at 10 Gbps, DisplayPort 1.4a
1 x Thunderbolt 4, at 40 Gbps, and DisplayPort 1.5a
As an operating system, there are many Linux distributions, including Ubuntu 22.04 LTS (Kubuntu 22.04 LTS), Debian 11 and KDE neon, as well as Pop!_OS 22,04. LTS and the most recent elementary OS 6.1.0. However, Windows 11 Home and Pro, as well as dual-boot Systems, can all be pre-configured.
Now Available from 1,299 Euros
The Slimbook Executive 14 includes i7-12700H, Iris Xe and 8 GB DDR4-3200 memory. The base configuration costs 1,299 Euros and the Slimbook Executive 16 starts at 1,599 Euros. Both models are already available from the manufacturer’s website . More information Slimbook