Vibe vs Samsung Flip 2

The Samsung Flip 2 is a budget-friendly digital whiteboard that brings more collaboration to standard presentations. Designed to replace traditional flipcharts and marker-only whiteboards, the Flip 2 works best for small to mid-sized businesses.
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Samsung Flip 2 Overview

Key Takeaway

The Samsung Flip 2 is a practical and reliable way to engage same-location teams in creative collaborations, but isn’t designed for remote or distributed teams. Vibe gives your business more ways to grow, share, and work together for just a little bigger investment, and we think that’s worth it.

Samsung Flip 2 Pricing

The Flip 2’s 55” model costs $2,199 and is sold separately from the mobile stand ($799).

Samsung Flip 2 Highlights

The most distinct feature of the Flip 2—in fact, the feature that gives the board its name— is its ability to flip from a horizontal to vertical position, just as you would be able to do with a standard paper flipchart. (Though it’s important to note that this is only possible with the 55” model.)

Also similar to a paper flipchart is the Flip 2’s natural drawing and annotating abilities. Up to four people can draw on the board simultaneously, which is ideal for a team brainstorming session. The board was also designed with efficiency in mind, so the editing tools are quick and easy to use.

Users can wirelessly connect to the board and changes will be reflected across all connected devices. With the Flip 2, team members can share Microsoft Office files, brainstorming sessions, drawings and more via email, screenshare, thumb drive, or printed sheets.

What’s Missing

The Flip 2 is a good business tool, but the limited access to third-party apps keeps it from being the best option for collaboration. Users can view PDFs and open files from Microsoft Office, but the ability to integrate a large variety of apps doesn’t exist.

Because video conferencing apps like GoToMeeting and Zoom are inaccessible on the Flip 2 (and the board doesn’t have a built-in camera), your team’s meeting, training, or brainstorming session is limited to whoever is in the same room. Any business with remote workers would need to find another solution for keeping the team on the same page.

On the subject of pages, it’s important to note that work sessions on the Flip 2 are limited to 20 pages. This could be plenty of space for some users and smaller projects; however, knowing that other digital whiteboards have an infinite canvas makes the 20-page limit seem restrictive.

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Price

Cost of Board$2,199$2,999
Cost of Stand$799$500
Accessories$233 (wall mount)$15.00 (stylus × 2)
Software-Complimentary

Hardware

Screen4K4K
Touch Sensor4 Touchpoints10 Touchpoints
Refresh Rate60Hz60Hz
OS SupportTizen 3.0VibeOS based on Android 7.1
Connections
  • HDMI 1
  • RS232C 1
  • USB 2 (ver 2.0 x2, Side 1, Sensor Assy 1)
  • Touch Out 1 (Side, USB Upstream Type)
  • Touch Input, RJ45 (not for User Control)
  • Ethernet
  • HDMI In&Out
  • USB 2.0, 3.0
  • Debug
  • Ethernet
WirelessWiFi / BT2.4G/5G Wifi
ProcessorCA72 Quad(1.7GHz)

Rockchip 3399

Dual-core Cortex-A72 up to 1.8 Hz

Quad-core Cortex-A53 up to 1.4 Hz

What's in the Box
  • Flip board
  • Two Flipboard passive pen
  • Power cable
  • Touch out cable (USB upstream)
  • Whiteboard
  • Two styluses
  • Power cord
  • User manual
  • Warranty registration card
Board Weight63.7 lb (28.9 kg)60.6lb (27.49kg)
Camera & Mic-Optional

Whiteboarding

Multi-user Realtime Whiteboard
Simultaneous App Usage
Smart Drawing
Multi Platform Support

Sharing

Wireless Screen Share
Annotation
Remote Control
Cloud Storage

App Integration

App Store 40+ Apps
Web Browser
Dropbox, Google Drive, One Drive
Video Conferencing Software-Zoom, GoToMeeting, Google Meet, Cisco Webex, RingCentral, Skype, Skype for Business

Service

Warranty3-year1-year
Price
Cost of Board
Samsung Flip
$2,199
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
$2,999
Cost of Stand
Samsung Flip
$799
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
$500
Accessories
Samsung Flip
$233 (wall mount)
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
$15.00 (stylus × 2)
Software
Samsung Flip
-
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Complimentary
Hardware
Screen
Samsung Flip
4K
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
4K
Touch Sensor
Samsung Flip
4 Touchpoints
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
10 Touchpoints
Refresh Rate
Samsung Flip
60Hz
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
60Hz
OS Support
Samsung Flip
Tizen 3.0
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
VibeOS based on Android 7.1
Connections
Samsung Flip
  • HDMI 1
  • RS232C 1
  • USB 2 (ver 2.0 x2, Side 1, Sensor Assy 1)
  • Touch Out 1 (Side, USB Upstream Type)
  • Touch Input, RJ45 (not for User Control)
  • Ethernet
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
  • HDMI In&Out
  • USB 2.0, 3.0
  • Debug
  • Ethernet
Wireless
Samsung Flip
WiFi / BT
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
2.4G/5G Wifi
Processor
Samsung Flip
CA72 Quad(1.7GHz)
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard

Rockchip 3399

Dual-core Cortex-A72 up to 1.8 Hz

Quad-core Cortex-A53 up to 1.4 Hz

What's in the Box
Samsung Flip
  • Flip board
  • Two Flipboard passive pen
  • Power cable
  • Touch out cable (USB upstream)
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
  • Whiteboard
  • Two styluses
  • Power cord
  • User manual
  • Warranty registration card
Board Weight
Samsung Flip
63.7 lb (28.9 kg)
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
60.6lb (27.49kg)
Camera & Mic
Samsung Flip
-
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Optional
Whiteboarding
Multi-user Realtime Whiteboard
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Simultaneous App Usage
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Smart Drawing
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Multi Platform Support
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Sharing
Wireless Screen Share
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Annotation
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Remote Control
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Cloud Storage
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
App Integration
App Store
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
40+ Apps
Web Browser
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Dropbox, Google Drive, One Drive
Samsung Flip
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Video Conferencing Software
Samsung Flip
-
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
Zoom, GoToMeeting, Google Meet, Cisco Webex, RingCentral, Skype, Skype for Business
Service
Warranty
Samsung Flip
3-year
Vibe Interactive Whiteboard
1-year
*Please note that all technical specifications are taken directly from Samsung Flip 2.

How It Compares to Vibe

Compatible with any USB webcam, Vibe allows teams to video conference using third-party apps (like Zoom, Skype, GoToMeeting, and Webex) and share the whiteboard screen in real time. Whether you’re using a mobile phone, laptop, tablet, or Vibe board (Mobile app is view-only), you can easily join a meeting with your work-from-home colleagues and seamlessly collaborate.

The Vibe whiteboarding experience includes an infinite canvas with an AI text converter for handwriting, highlighter for document annotation, lasso tool for edits, sticky notes, and much more. These writing and drawing options let you design, edit, and continue to refine your work and Vibe offers 10 simultaneous touchpoints, vs the Flip 2 can only accommodate 4.

And because it’s likely that remote team members are working on a variety of tech products, Vibe supports screencasting from computers and mobile devices to the Vibe board regardless of the device’s manufacturer.

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