There’s no doubt that the Samsung Galaxy Chromebook is one of the best Chrome OS-powered laptops in the business, but some users and reviewers have reported getting less-than-stellar battery life from the device.
It seems that Samsung is aware of this, and working on a fix. Representatives from the company told Chrome Unboxed that both it and Google are busy trying to mitigate the battery problems with a future software update.
That update won’t be able to change the physical size of the battery (49.2Wh) of course: it’s going to have to focus on improving the efficiency of the laptop, possibly by restricting the CPU speed or lowering the screen resolution at times.
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