Samsung Galaxy Book To Cost $629

Samsung Galaxy Book

Samsung Galaxy Book is expected to give Microsoft Surface hybrid tablets a stiff competition

Samsung's Galaxy Book, its detachable 2-in-1 Surface Competitor, has official pricing and a release date. However if you have no use for LTE and just want the WiFi model, the 10.6-inch and 12-inch Galaxy Book WiFi models will be available for pre-order via Samsung's website on the 21st of April, with general availability starting on May 21 and will be priced at $630 and $1,130 respectively. Galaxy Book will be available for pre-order through selected resellers beginning 21 April for United States dollars 1,429, which includes an S-pen and Keyboard Case, as well as Samsung's enterprise products, services and support.

As the Samsung Galaxy Book 2-in-1 is available for pre-order starting today through Best Buy and Samsung. Like the Surface, the Galaxy Book features support for a keyboard and S-Pen which will ship with the device. Add LTE to that larger model and the price jumps to $1,299.99. Coupled with Verizon unlimited, the Galaxy Book is the flawless all-in-one computer for mobile workers, business travelers and anyone that needs a desktop-caliber computer - no matter where the road takes you. Don't forget to outfit your new Galaxy Book with an assortment of new accessories, including new folios, rugged cases, and tempered glass display protectors. A silver version of the hybrid will be available nationwide, with a black variant offered exclusively at Best Buy locations.

For the 10.6-inch model with Wi-Fi only, Samsung will charge consumers $629.99 which is significantly lower than both Microsoft and Apple's offerings.

Whichever one you choose, the Galaxy Book hooks up to other devices using 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, or a multi-purpose USB 3.1 Type-C connection.

The latest update regarding Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 is that it has been passed through FCC. (Nothing fancy, but solid and attractive.) The Book 10 is powered by an Intel Core m3 processor, while the pricier Book 12 is equipped with Intel's fanless Core i5 processor, as well as nicer AMOLED screen. The Galaxy Book is available in two sizes - 12-inch and 10.6-inch. It has 4GB of RAM and either 64GB or 128GB of eMMC storage.

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