At the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona, Samsung unveiled two new tablets the Galaxy Tab S3 powered by Android and the Galaxy Book powered by Windows 10. Just like the Galaxy Tab S3, the Galaxy Book also supports S Pen stylus input and a keyboard accessory that connects using the pogo pin port on the left edge. The tablet will directly compete with Microsoft s Surface Pro 4. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022Also Read - Galaxy S21 FE to support 25W charging but will Samsung put it in the box?
The Galaxy Book comes with a ‘Samsung Flow’ feature which lets you use your Galaxy smartphone s fingerprint sensor for unlocking the tablet. With the feature, you can use your Galaxy Book to reply to text messages and take phone calls that you receive on your smartphone. The S Pen stylus supports Samsung s Air Command features, which is a nice addition. S Pen can also be used for taking quick notes, sketching and more. The S Pen and Keyboard are included inside the box, which is a good thing as you don t need to spend more to buy these accessories. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy M32 launch in India next week: Top specs, price around Rs 15,000, more
Samsung Galaxy Book Specifications and Features
The Galaxy Book will be offered in two screen sizes 10.6-inch and 12-inch. The smaller model has a 10.6-inch full HD (1080p) display, and it is powered by Intel s seventh-generation Core m3 dual-core processor paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of internal storage options. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera for video calling, but sadly, there is no rear camera. ALSO READ: Nokia 3310, Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and Nokia 6 global variant launched at MWC 2017: Price, specifications and features
The larger model features a 13-inch AMOLED QHD display running at a resolution of 2160×1440 pixels. Under the hood, it is powered by Intel s seventh-generation Core i5 dual-core chip clocked at 3.1GHz, paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of SSD storage. There is also a higher configuration model that features 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. It also features 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel selfie snapper. ALSO READ: Moto G5, G5 Plus launched at MWC 2017: Specifications and features
The Galaxy Book also includes a microSD card slots for further storage expansion up to 256GB, and features Wi-Fi direct, Bluetooth, LTE connectivity. It features a long-lasting battery that is said to run up to 10 hours on single charge. The devices supports fast charging too. What s more, the Galaxy Book also features two USB type ports, one for charging and another for connecting to a monitor. ASLO READ: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 with 9.7-inch HDR display, S Pen support launched at MWC 2017: Specifications and features
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