Samsung Unveils Galaxy Book
Samsung has come in place with a brand new tablet dubbed the Galaxy Book. The keyboard was announced at the MWC 2017, in which the business showed off the 2 variants of the tablet measuring 10.6 inches and twelve inches.
Both the 12-inch and 10.6-inch Galaxy Book tablets will arrive bundled up with an S Pen stylus and detachable keyboard cover.
These brand new tablets from Samsung have been believed by many to rival the Microsoft Surface Pro four, particularly as a result of the large screen size and presence of a stylus.
The Galaxy Book: Specs And Features
The Samsung Galaxy Book 12 inch model provides state of the art specs. It deploys a Super AMOLED screen supporting 2,160 x 1,440 pixels resolution.
The device is actually driven by the Intel Kaby Lake Core i5 processor, clocked at 3.1 GHz. The unit comes with either four GB of RAM or maybe eight GB of RAM and either 128 GB or maybe 256 GB storage. The storage is actually expandable to an additional 256 GB.
It possesses a thin body and it is only 7.4 mm thick, counting the detachable device in the thickness also. This model supports HDR ensuring superior quality movies and pictures. Additionally, it packs in a 5MP secondary camera, in addition to a 13MP primary snapper.
On the other hand, the 10.6 inch Galaxy Book boasts a complete HD (1920 x 1280 pixels) TFT display.
It’s run by a dual core Intel Core m3 processor, that is clocked at 2.6 GHz. It houses four GB of RAM and also comes with either sixty four GB or maybe 128 GB storage capabilities, expandable up to 256 GB via microSD. It supports a 5MP secondary camera.
Both the models support LTE connectivity and support 2 USB Type C ports. Samsung has additionally discovered that the batteries in both models will have the ability to support the tablets for around ten hours. While the Quick Charge functionality would ensure that the equipment get charged in a jiffy.
The S Pen stylus to be bundled up with the tablets has also been enhanced with a rubber suggestion to improve efficiency and give users the sensation of drawing or perhaps writing on paper. It’s level sides which make certain it doesn’t roll off a surface area. A clip specifically created for the S Pen stops it from becoming lost.
Both the devices run on the Windows ten OS.
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Rival?
With the type of specs that the Samsung Galaxy Book is actually sporting, it’s very common that comparisons will be drawn between it and Microsoft’s Surface Pro four.
The Samsung tablet is going to come with both the S Pen as well as the computer keyboard, whereas the Microsoft tablet comes with only the stylus and users have to purchase the computer keyboard separately. The Galaxy Book might present a potentialy risk to the Microsoft tablet as it also operates on Windows ten OS.
There has been no concrete word on the pricing and accessibility of the Galaxy Book just yet. Thus, it can be way too soon to begin comparing the Galaxy Book and also the Microsoft Surface Pro 4.