Everyone heard about Porsche – a German car company famous for its luxurious vehicles. It was founded in 1931 by Ferdinand Porsche but he also created another company 40 years later – Porsche Design. This one focused on premium accessories for Porsche owners: clothes, glasses, watches and mobile devices. The latter obviously interests us the most, so we’ve picked a very interesting product for this review – Porsche Design BOOK One.
As you may have guessed, BOOK One is a laptop and it truly is a high-end laptop. But if you’re okay with the price, you’re in for a treat because BOOK One is fantastic. First of all, it has a really luxurious feel. The case is made of brushed and anodized aluminium. Second, BOOK One has very impressive specs: Intel Core i7 processor with a clock speed of 3.5GHz, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD hard drive and 13.3-inch IPS display with the QHD resolution. The laptop comes with Windows 10 Pro, and the 5 MP infrared camera is responsible for recognizing its owner (Win Hello function).
The biggest advantage of BOOK ONE is its versatility. It’s a hybrid device, so it can be used as a tablet. The screen is detachable and there is a stylus concealed in the case and securely attached with a magnetic mount. What’s more, the display supports 10-finger multitouch, so it’s highly responsive.
The laptop is equipped with a wide range of connectors: 2 USB Type-C ports, 2 USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port and a microSD card slot. Besides, battery life is close to 14 hours and it takes just 2 hours to charge it fully due to the special fast charging technology. For sound, there are 2 built-in microphones and 2 speakers.
So, if you’re a fan of Porsche cars and products or you love high-quality products, Porsche Design BOOK One is for you. Yes, it costs $2495 and it deserves every dollar of it.