Samsung Electronics today announced pre-order sales and availability of Samsung Galaxy Book 12 with Windows 10 Pro, a 2-in-1 device that offers highly mobile workforces style, performance, and productivity. Galaxy Book 12 will be available for pre-order through select resellers beginning April 21 for $1429, which includes an S-pen and Keyboard Case, as well as Samsung’s enterprise solutions, services, and support. Device shipments will begin May 23.
Samsung Galaxy Book Windows 10 2-in-1 tablets were introduced at the MWC 2017 back in February in 10.6 1080p and 12-inch 1440p versions.
Kevin Gilroy, executive vice president of enterprise mobility at Samsung Electronics America said,
“We see tremendous growth and potential for 2-in-1s in the enterprise, particularly in vertical markets like sales, finance, healthcare and retail industries where users move frequently between collaboration and productivity mode”. “Galaxy Book helps Windows 10 Pro users make an impression with a stylish and flexible device that’s backed by the power, security and reliability of our Galaxy foundation.”
The Galaxy Book 12 features 7th Generation Intel Core processing power with Windows 10 Pro for productive PC-level performance. It also comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage capacity with the option to add additional storage using a microSD card. The Galaxy Book 12 has a fast-charging, long-lasting battery that powers it through a full business day.
Samsung Galaxy Book 12 for the enterprise is built on Windows 10 Pro, giving its users everything they need to keep up with the speed of business. It also features Samsung Flow, which allows Galaxy smartphone users to wirelessly tether their smartphone and Galaxy Book to easily transfer and sync documents, as well as read and respond to messages and notifications. Samsung Flow brings an additional level of security to Galaxy Book, by turning users’ Galaxy smartphones into authentication devices. It also can leverage the Galaxy smartphone’s WiFi hotspot for on-the-go LTE access.
The multifunctional S Pen is designed for the Samsung Galaxy Book 12 users to have a more convenient and natural writing experience for note-taking, editing, and drawing. The backlit keyboard cover has curved, well-spaced keys and a large touchpad for easy maneuvering. The cover also allows for Galaxy Book to be set up in various angles (‘PC’, ‘Easel’ and ‘Note’ mode) based on optimal comfort and use.
Samsung Galaxy Book Pricing
All these come in silver color and is available for pre-order from Samsung Online Store with in-store availability on May 21st. Pricing as follows:
- Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6″ 4GB + 64GB WiFi – US$629.99 (Rs. 40,720 approx.)
- Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6″ 4GB + 128GB WiFi – US$729.99 (Rs. 4,7180 approx.)
- Samsung Galaxy Book 12″ 4GB + 128GB WiFi – US$1,129.99 (Rs. 73,035 approx.)
- Samsung Galaxy Book 12″ 4GB + 128GB LTE for Verizon – US$ 1,299.99 (Rs. 84,025 approx.)
- Samsung Galaxy Book 12″ 8GB + 256GB WiFi – US$1,329.99 (Rs. 85,965 approx.)
Samsung Galaxy Book Specifications
|Parameters||Galaxy Book 10.6-inch||Galaxy Book 12-inch|
|Display||10.6-inch (1920×1280) FHD TFT display||12-inch (1920×1280) FHD TFT display|
|Processor||2.6GHz Dual Core 7th Gen Intel Core m3 processor||3.1GHz Dual Core 7th Gen Intel Core i5 processor|
|Memory||4GBRAM||4/8 GB RAM|
|Storage||64GB /128GB eMMC, microSD up to 256GB||128/256GB SSD, microSD up to 256GB|
|Camera||Front: 5MP||Rear: 13MP. autofocus |
|Features||4G LTE Cat.6 (Optional), Wi-Fi 802.11 ac 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB 3.1 Type-C||4G LTE Cat.6 (Optional), Wi-Fi 802.11 ac 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB 3.1 Type-C x 2|
|Battery||30.4W battery with up to 10 hours of battery life, Fast Charging||39.04W battery with up to 10.5 hours of battery life, Fast Charging|
|Dimensions (WxDxH)||261.2 x 179.1 x 8.9 mml||291.3×199.8×7.4mm|
|Weight||640g(Wi-Fi) / 650g(LTE)||754g|
|Operating System||Windows 10||Windows 10|