Categories: News

Samsung Prepares the Galaxy Book 2 to Take on Surface Pro 6

Snapdragon-Powered 2-in-1 Tablet

Microsoft just recently announced their Surface Pro 6 two weeks ago. Now it appears that Samsung is readying a direct competitor called the Galaxy Book 2. It even looks very identical. Except for the fact that Samsung opts for Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 850 instead of any Intel-based solution. The general feature and layout of the tablet itself remains identical to the first version. Although it now has a slightly more rectangular shape.

The display uses a 12-inch Super AMOLED panel with a 2160 x 1440p resolution. This tablet also comes with two AKG-tuned speakers, two USB Type-C ports, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. When it comes to the stand, Samsung took a page right off the Microsoft playbook as the Surface book 2 now has a built-in aluminium kick stand.

This 2-in-1 tablet will be running Windows 10 with S mode activated and starts out with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of SSD. Plus, it has an expandable microSD slot. It also comes with a keyboard cover and S-pen.

How Much is the Samsung Galaxy Book 2?

With the keyboard and S-pen, the Galaxy Book 2 starts at $999 USD and will be available starting November 2. An LTE variant is also apparently in the works, and will be available for US customers initially later in November.

Ron Perillo

Disqus Comments Loading...

Recent Posts

Marvo Scorpion PRO G945 Gaming Mouse Review

Marvo may not be a brand many of you have heard of, but they're quickly…

12 hours ago

AMD AM5 Motherboards Coming in 2022 for Zen3 + 3DV

While there isn't much information to go on at this time, it looks like AMD…

16 hours ago


ESSENCORE has unveiled the new KLEVV CRAS C920 and KLEVV CRAS C720 SSDs, which will…

16 hours ago

Gearbox Reveal More Details for Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands

The development team at Gearbox unveiled their new Borderlands spin-off last week, Tiny Tina's Wonderlands!…

16 hours ago

XPG Defender Pro Mid-Tower PC Case Review

XPG is one of the coolest case makers around. Admittedly, they're still pretty new at…

1 day ago

NVIDIA Cutting 2060 Production to Boost 30 Series

NVIDIA is fighting a heck of a battle to get production to a level where…

2 days ago